Archive for the ‘Detroit Lions’ Category

Cowboys CB Brown lost for the season

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Anthony Brown will undergo season-ending triceps surgery, coach Jason Garrett announced Monday. Brown was injured in Sunday's 35-27 road victory against the Detroit Lions. Eligible to become a unrestricted free agent, Brown may have played his last game for the Cowboys.

Troy Aikman’s advice for Cowboys on Dak Prescott: ‘Pay the man’

Monday, November 18th, 2019

As Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott continues to lay waste to NFL defenses this season, most recently throwing for 444 yards against the Detroit Lions on Sunday, one thing is becoming increasingly clear. Keeping this guy in Dallas isn't going to be cheap. One prominent Cowboys great thinks the team should pick up the bill.

Fantasy pickups for Week 12, to get you through the final byes

Monday, November 18th, 2019

FAAB bid: $18 of a $100 budget Jonathan Williams, Indianapolis Colts (0%) Marlon Mack was having himself a quality day against Jacksonville, rushing for 109 yards and one score on 14 carries. But a fractured right hand ended his afternoon and threatens his season (or at least the next few weeks). Playing in relief of Mack, journeyman back Jonathan Williams was an absolute terror.

With Dak Prescott playing like this, everything is possible for the Cowboys. Even the Super Bowl

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

It was a pass Dallas needed on a drive it had to have in a game that would have been a disaster to lose. Leading by six in the fourth quarter, second-and-10 from his own 49-yard line, Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott looked right, 16 yards down field, toward his favorite target, Amari Cooper. Except just after Prescott released the pass, Cooper was no longer open.

Lions’ Flowers, Ragnow suffer head injuries

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Detroit Lions defensive end Trey Flowers and center Frank Ragnow are in the NFL concussion protocol, stemming from head injuries suffered during Sunday's loss to the Dallas Cowboys. Flowers had suffered a leg injury earlier in the contest but returned before leaving for good later. Safety Tracy Walker also went down with a knee injury.

Driskel, Lions put up points, but defense was weak link

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

The Detroit Lions tried to upset Dallas with Jeff Driskel throwing passes and Bo Scarbrough carrying the ball. Not exactly what this team planned at the beginning of the season. Driskel threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and Scarbrough scored in his NFL debut, but despite a decent day from that no-name offense, the Lions lost 35-27 to the Cowboys on Sunday.

Driskel, Lions put up points, but defense was weak link

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

The Detroit Lions tried to upset Dallas with Jeff Driskel throwing passes and Bo Scarbrough carrying the ball. Not exactly what this team planned at the beginning of the season. Driskel threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and Scarbrough scored in his NFL debut, but despite a decent day from that no-name offense, the Lions lost 35-27 to the Cowboys on Sunday.

Report: Lions QB Matthew Stafford could miss 6 weeks due to back fractures

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Matthew Stafford's 136-game starting streak was snapped in Week 10 when he sat out due to a back injury, and it seems like that injury might cause him to miss even more time. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Detroit Lions quarterback has several small, non-displaced fractures in his upper thoracic spine, which could cause him to miss six weeks. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Stafford had been playing through this injury for weeks before the Lions' medical team denied him clearance to play in Week 10.

Lions sign Scarbrough to active roster, release Perkins

Saturday, November 16th, 2019

The Detroit Lions have signed running back Bo Scarbrough to the active roster from the practice squad and released running back Paul Perkins. The team also announced Saturday that it has signed punter Matt Wile to the practice squad. Scarbrough joined the Lions last week after spending time with the Seattle Seahawks in the 2019 preseason.

Bears place TE Trey Burton on IR

Saturday, November 16th, 2019

The Chicago Bears have placed tight end Trey Burton on injured reserve. The 28-year-old Burton has been dealing with a groin injury all season long. He hurt his calf during last weekend's 20-13 victory over the Detroit Lions.