Category: Detroit Lions

Ndamukong Suh Goes Kicking

During yesterday’s Jets/Lions overtime battle, Detroit needed a PAT from their kicker Jason Hanson. However, he got injured and head coach Jim Schwartz did not take long to find his replacement…rookie defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. It appeared funny at the time but Detroit ended up losing in overtime. […]

Calvin Johnson: A Victim of the Stubborn

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=Calvin+Johnson&iid=9747095″ src=”http://view4.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9747095/detroit-lions-calvin/detroit-lions-calvin.jpg?size=500&imageId=9747095″ width=”380″ height=”310″ /] The NFL pulled up lame yesterday. Following their rules (and correctly), officials took away what would have been a go-ahead touchdown catch by Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson during their 19-14 loss to the Bears on Sunday.

Happy Birthday Barry Sanders!!!

Your intrepid author shares the same birthday as two NFL luminaries. The first, Barry Sanders, went bananas on the New York Jets during the ’97 season finale. During this game, Sanders eclipsed 2,000 yards rushing for the season, kept the Bill Parcells-led Jets out of the playoffs, scored […]