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CBS Denver
Fantasy Football Week 12 Starts And Sitsor more fantasy points, and that was Trevor Siemian back in Week 1. Prescott is
CBS Denver / Posted an hour ago
or more fantasy points, and that was Trevor Siemian back in Week 1. Prescott is a borderline starter in this matchup. QB: Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions Stafford has looked great over the last three weeks, registering a 7-to-1... Read more
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New York Daily News
The insane untapped potential of Giants backup QB Geno Smithprocess. And yet, Geno’s completion rate of 55.8% surpassed the rookie campaig
New York Daily News / Posted an hour ago
process. And yet, Geno’s completion rate of 55.8% surpassed the rookie campaigns of Drew Brees, Alex Smith, Andrew Luck, Matthew Stafford, Eli Manning and nearly his brother Peyton, too (56.7). Smith (1-11), Stafford (15-20), and both Mannings... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Fantasy Football Week 12 Starts And Sitsor more fantasy points, and that was Trevor Siemian back in Week 1. Prescott is
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 hours ago
or more fantasy points, and that was Trevor Siemian back in Week 1. Prescott is a borderline starter in this matchup. QB: Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions Stafford has looked great over the last three weeks, registering a 7-to-1... Read more
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SportingNews
The 15 greatest NFL Thanksgiving game performancesLions won 55-20, Sanders moved into second on the all-time rushing list … and r
SportingNews / Posted 3 hours ago
Lions won 55-20, Sanders moved into second on the all-time rushing list … and retired after the next season, still No. 2.Matthew Stafford, QB, and Calvin Johnson, WR, Lions (vs. Eagles, 2015) This would mark the last time Staff and Megatron... Read more
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TSN
Vikings, Lions meet in key afternoon showdown on TSNthe playoffs in two of those seasons. "Playing meaningful football on Thanksgi
TSN / Posted 4 hours ago
the playoffs in two of those seasons. "Playing meaningful football on Thanksgiving is a whole lot of fun," quarterback Matthew Stafford said. "This year should be no different. Any time you win on Thanksgiving, it's a blast. The turkey tastes a... Read more
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New York Daily News
Jets will ultimately pay a steep price for McCown’s successsingle-season mark. He’s done it all despite getting the piñata treatment: Onl
New York Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
single-season mark. He’s done it all despite getting the piñata treatment: Only two quarterbacks (Jacoby Brissett and Matthew Stafford) have been sacked more than McCown (32 times) this season. “Josh is playing at a high level,” quarterbacks... Read more
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MLive.com
The Lions have been unstoppable on Thanksgiving under Jim CaldwellThey've dominated, winning by an average of 20.3 points. "That Eagles game a c
MLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
They've dominated, winning by an average of 20.3 points. "That Eagles game a couple years ago was pretty fun," quarterback Matthew Stafford with a smile. "We had a good day on offense. Calvin (Johnson) lit them up. But any time you win on... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
NFL PREVIEWS | Today’s gamesMoss accomplished that in 2003. ... Vikings DE Everson Griffen is tied for four
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 hours ago
Moss accomplished that in 2003. ... Vikings DE Everson Griffen is tied for fourth in NFL with 10 sacks. ... Detroit QB Matthew Stafford has 2,219 yards passing and 15 TD passes on Thanksgiving, ranking No. 2 in league history in both stats. ...... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Vikings vs. Lions predictions: We're split on Thanksgiving Day showdownfor 191 yards against the Rams. But the entire season hinges on this game for t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
for 191 yards against the Rams. But the entire season hinges on this game for the Lions, who will play with desperation and Matthew Stafford will pull out another fourth-quarter win. Vikings 23, Lions 20: My gut tells me the Lions will find a way... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NFL WEEK 12: Our official predictions for who wins this weekendif I ever saw one. Coming off a big win against one of the strongest teams in t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
if I ever saw one. Coming off a big win against one of the strongest teams in the NFC and traveling on a short week to play Matthew Stafford and a Lions team that plays well on Thanksgiving. Detroit wins this one outright.Los Angeles Chargers (-1)... Read more
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Connecticut Post
NFL WEEK 12: Our official predictions for who wins this weekendif I ever saw one. Coming off a big win against one of the strongest teams in t
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 hours ago
if I ever saw one. Coming off a big win against one of the strongest teams in the NFC and traveling on a short week to play Matthew Stafford and a Lions team that plays well on Thanksgiving. Detroit wins this one outright.Los Angeles Chargers (-1)... Read more
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SportingNews
NFL Thanksgiving games 2017: Schedule, predictions, picks against spreadat Minnesota in Week 4. The Lions' defense matches up well to contain the Vikin
SportingNews / Posted 23 hours ago
at Minnesota in Week 4. The Lions' defense matches up well to contain the Vikings' passing game. At home on the holiday, Matthew Stafford will protect the ball better and play sharper than cooling-off counterpart Case Keenum. The Lions won’t... Read more
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Island Packet
Vikings-Lions CapsuleMoss accomplished that in 2003. ... Vikings DE Everson Griffen is tied for four
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
Moss accomplished that in 2003. ... Vikings DE Everson Griffen is tied for fourth in NFL with 10 sacks. ... Detroit QB Matthew Stafford has 2,219 yards passing and 15 TD passes on Thanksgiving, ranking No. 2 in league history in both stats. ...... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Lions look to continue Thanksgiving Day feast vs. Vikingsthe playoffs in two of those seasons. "Playing meaningful football on Thanksgi
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
the playoffs in two of those seasons. "Playing meaningful football on Thanksgiving is a whole lot of fun," quarterback Matthew Stafford said. "This year should be no different. Any time you win on Thanksgiving, it's a blast. The turkey tastes a... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions' Jamal Agnew not expected to play against Vikingswatch the special teams tape, and if I was the defensive coordinator I'd pay at
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
watch the special teams tape, and if I was the defensive coordinator I'd pay attention (to him), too," quarterback Matthew Stafford said. "He's electric when he gets the ball in his hands. He's done a nice job for us every time he's touched... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bears Q&A: John Fox's game management, Bears' perception in the NFL, Kevin White update and moreand his gameday management is questionable. — Brian C., Parts Unknown The game
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
and his gameday management is questionable. — Brian C., Parts Unknown The game was tied 24-24 when Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford hit tight end Eric Ebron for a 26-yard gain to the Bears’ 26-yard line. After Ebron was tackled down by... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bears Q&A: John Fox's game management, Bears' perception in the NFL, Kevin White update and moreand his gameday management is questionable. — Brian C., Parts Unknown The game
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
and his gameday management is questionable. — Brian C., Parts Unknown The game was tied 24-24 when Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford hit tight end Eric Ebron for a 26-yard gain to the Bears’ 26-yard line. After Ebron was tackled down by... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Lions last had a 100-yard rusher on Thanksgiving in 2013coach Jim Caldwell said on Tuesday that he believes the running game is a quart
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
coach Jim Caldwell said on Tuesday that he believes the running game is a quarterback’s “best friend,” which means that Matthew Stafford hasn’t enjoyed much kinship over the last four years. The Lions have not ranked higher than 28th in rushing... Read more
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Island Packet
Carlos Monarrez: Lions won't fix run game until they get rid of Ameer Abdullahrushing attack that thwarts blitzes and pressure is like trying to win a fight
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
rushing attack that thwarts blitzes and pressure is like trying to win a fight with one arm tied behind your back. Heck, Matthew Stafford may soon be playing with only one arm if he keeps getting sacked so much, thanks in part to the lack of a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit sports heroes give us plenty of reasons to be thankfulIt is time to be thankful. Let us give thanks for Lions quarterback Matthew St
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
It is time to be thankful. Let us give thanks for Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, who seems to get better every year. He is the face of Detroit sports right now. The best part is, there is never a hint of controversy involving Stafford, although... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Hoge’s 10 Bears Things: Be Thankful For This Rookie Draft Class, Including Trubiskyopening up plays for other defenders. I think that’s why his teammates were so
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted yesterday
opening up plays for other defenders. I think that’s why his teammates were so eager to celebrate with him when he sacked Matthew Stafford Sunday, giving him 2.5 sacks on the year. Unrein has quietly put together a very solid season and his... Read more
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NFL.com
Nine things to watch for in Thanksgiving Day gamesfor in the trio of Turkey Day games? Here are three things from each matchup:
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
for in the trio of Turkey Day games? Here are three things from each matchup: Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions 1. Matthew Stafford has a chance to make Thanksgiving history. With a four-touchdown game, the Lions quarterback would pass Tony... Read more
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NFL.com
Week 12 fantasy football matchups, starts and sitsallowed just three touchdowns to tight ends all year, though one came last week
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
allowed just three touchdowns to tight ends all year, though one came last week to rookie Adam Shaheen. Minnesota sacked Matthew Stafford six times back in Week 4, and he's been sacked seven times over the last two games as well. Consider the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Lions-Minnesota Vikings game should have playoff atmospheredrink. It’s Cleveland. We’ll get in there, I’m not worried.’ So you can feel it
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
drink. It’s Cleveland. We’ll get in there, I’m not worried.’ So you can feel it. As players, you can feel it.” Quarterback Matthew Stafford wouldn’t say he expected a playoff atmosphere, but he certainly expects a different level of excitement. “I... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Conservative play makes it hard to evaluate Bearsgoes right means you can do it all the time. Chicago played a lot of good defen
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
goes right means you can do it all the time. Chicago played a lot of good defense Sunday. But on two drives, Detroit’s Matthew Stafford had receivers so wide open so repeatedly that Mike Glennon could have found them. And the pass rush... Read more
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SportingNews
Week 12 NFL picks against spread: Saints romp Rams; Steelers rout Packersat Minnesota in Week 4. The Lions' defense matches up well to contain the Vikin
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
at Minnesota in Week 4. The Lions' defense matches up well to contain the Vikings' passing game. At home on the holiday, Matthew Stafford will protect the ball better and play sharper than cooling-off counterpart Case Keenum. The Lions won’t... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Stafford, Prater help Lions beat Bears 27-24CHICAGO (AP) - Matthew Stafford threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns, Matt Pr
Beloit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Matthew Stafford threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns, Matt Prater kicked a 52-yard field goal with 1:35 remaining and the Detroit Lions held on to beat the Chicago Bears 27-24 on Sunday. Detroit (6-4) took the lead after Tarik... Read more
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NFL.com
NFL Power Rankings, Week 12: Steelers, Vikings up; Rams slipthe Falcons landing at No. 9. Said it on Sunday in the Twittersphere and will
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
the Falcons landing at No. 9. Said it on Sunday in the Twittersphere and will it say it here officially: Why, oh why, does Matthew Stafford not even get mentioned in the MVP race, like, you know, ever? Last season, he merely pulled almost every... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions-Vikings: Dave Birkett's scouting report and predictionAP) Lions pass offense vs. Vikings pass defense The Vikings dominated the Lion
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
AP) Lions pass offense vs. Vikings pass defense The Vikings dominated the Lions up front in their first meeting, sacking Matthew Stafford six times and holding him to just 209 yards passing. Stafford has gotten better protection since then,... Read more
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SportingNews
NFL Power Rankings: Vikings, Lions rise before Week 12 showdowntime to make their division run 10. Detroit Lions 6-4 (last week: 14) Now tha
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
time to make their division run 10. Detroit Lions 6-4 (last week: 14) Now that he's fully loaded with his weapons again, Matthew Stafford is playing at a high level following a short hiccup. The Lions' defense has some leaks, but it keeps finding... Read more
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New York Daily News
NFL Power Rankings: Chiefs' slide continues with loss to Giantsafter the holiday. Detroit has won three road games at Chicago, Minnesota and
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
after the holiday. Detroit has won three road games at Chicago, Minnesota and Green Bay for the first time since 1961. Matthew Stafford & Co. can get to within one game of the division-leading Vikings with a Turkey Day win. 13. Cowboys (5-5);... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Lions won't fix run game until they get rid of Ameer Abdullahrushing attack that thwarts blitzes and pressure is like trying to win a fight
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
rushing attack that thwarts blitzes and pressure is like trying to win a fight with one arm tied behind your back. Heck, Matthew Stafford may soon be playing with only one arm if he keeps getting sacked so much, thanks in part to the lack of a... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Payton Presser: Bears are searching for consistencyto the defensive side of the ball and one that they couldn’t afford.”The Bears
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
to the defensive side of the ball and one that they couldn’t afford.”The Bears defense had a tough task in slowing down Matthew Stafford and the Lions’ offense. They got back to being stout against the run, holding the Lions to just 65 yards on... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Caldwell wants Lions to treat Vikings as just another gamethe first time in the Super Bowl era. “Anytime you win on the road in this lea
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
the first time in the Super Bowl era. “Anytime you win on the road in this league it’s a huge bonus,” Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford said. “On the contrary, we haven’t done a great job at home.” The Lions have a solid 4-1 road record, but... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Caldwell wants Lions to treat Vikings as just another gamethe first time in the Super Bowl era. �Anytime you win on the road in this lea
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
the first time in the Super Bowl era. �Anytime you win on the road in this league it�s a huge bonus,� Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford said. �On the contrary, we haven�t done a great job at home.� The Lions have a solid 4-1 road record, but... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Grading the Bears: Mitch Trubisky shows growth in loss to Lions despite some missed playsmuch pass rush, but that was a problem for the entire defense. Outside of three
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
much pass rush, but that was a problem for the entire defense. Outside of three sacks, there was little pressure on Matthew Stafford. Mitch Unrein had a strong game with five tackles and a sack when he beat center Graham Glasgow on a... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Trubisky shows promise in another Bears losstouchdown run in the fourth. Trubisky then watched as Barth missed his field-g
The Morning Journal / Posted 2 days ago
touchdown run in the fourth. Trubisky then watched as Barth missed his field-goal try wide right and Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford came out for one kneeldown. It was the Bears’ third straight loss by a combined 18 points. “We’ve had a lot... Read more
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The News-Herald
Trubisky shows promise in another Bears losstouchdown run in the fourth. Trubisky then watched as Barth missed his field-g
The News-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
touchdown run in the fourth. Trubisky then watched as Barth missed his field-goal try wide right and Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford came out for one kneeldown. It was the Bears’ third straight loss by a combined 18 points. “We’ve had a lot... Read more
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NFL.com
The GIFs that help to explain Week 11 in the NFLAnother Nirvana coming around would probably help, too. Speaking of celebratio
NFL.com / Posted 2 days ago
Another Nirvana coming around would probably help, too. Speaking of celebrations and revival attempts, Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has been pestered by teammates all season to join in on touchdown celebration shenanigans. "If you go back... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Bears don’t believe Leonard Floyd tore his ACL, but ‘It’s fair to say he’s going to miss some time.’on the season. Against the Lions, he had four tackles before his injury and bro
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
on the season. Against the Lions, he had four tackles before his injury and brought heavy pressure on Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford on a play that resulted in a forced fumble by Nick Kwiatkoski. “He’s one of our guys that we love to have... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions' wins against Bears and Browns featured same problems and answersthat's never been done." Of course, in sticking with trends, the Lions might b
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
that's never been done." Of course, in sticking with trends, the Lions might be able to afford a lacking run defense if Matthew Stafford throws the ball the way he has in these games. The past two weeks, the Lions quarterback has thrown five... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
THE MORNING AFTER: Selective memory in a rough seasona disasterous second quarter which a ten-point lead evaporated thanks to a fumb
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
a disasterous second quarter which a ten-point lead evaporated thanks to a fumbled snap returned for a touchdown and two Matthew Stafford scoring throws. There is the lastest difficult Bears’ knee injury to Leonard Floyd that Fox said is “fairly... Read more
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MLive.com
3 things we learned: Suddenly, Matthew Stafford is the NFL's No. 1 deep passernext week against the division-leading Minnesota Vikings. But first, here are
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
next week against the division-leading Minnesota Vikings. But first, here are three things we learned in Chicago. Matthew Stafford has got the deep ball humming. He's become far more conservative under Jim Bob Cooter, but they've opened up... Read more
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MLive.com
Snap counts: Lions defensive linemen struggle with increased workloadsix fewer snaps, but still managed to catch four passes for 55 yards. He contin
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
six fewer snaps, but still managed to catch four passes for 55 yards. He continues to be a reliable secondary option for Matthew Stafford. -- Ameer Abdullah got his first snap at kick returner since he was a rookie because of the injury to star... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Brady, Patriots dominate Raiders 33-8 in Mexico Cityrecovery just shy of the opposite end zone after fumbling at the Broncos 15-yar
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
recovery just shy of the opposite end zone after fumbling at the Broncos 15-yard line.LIONS 27, BEARS 24 CHICAGO (AP) -- Matthew Stafford threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns, Matt Prater kicked a 52-yard field goal with 1:35... Read more
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MLive.com
Matt Prater is so good, so clutch, and criminally underratedTrubisky twice. He got pressure both times. And that was somehow enough to le
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Trubisky twice. He got pressure both times. And that was somehow enough to lead the defense. In a win. On the road. Matthew Stafford deserves credit, and will get it of course. He led yet another fourth-quarter comeback, something he did... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions grades: Special teams are the savior in tight win over the BearsMatthew Stafford came out incredibly shaky, fumbling with poor pocket presence
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Matthew Stafford came out incredibly shaky, fumbling with poor pocket presence and sailing a few throws. The accuracy issues could be attributed in part to a swirling wind, but he didn't appear sharp early either. Stafford corrected that right as his... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Fox regime has run out of time as Bears' losses mountthe turnover/takeaway battle and actually a hair better than the Lions on third
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the turnover/takeaway battle and actually a hair better than the Lions on third down. After the game, opposing quarterback Matthew Stafford sang the praises of the young Bears, saying, “That’s a good defense we’re facing – that’s a good football... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest sportsJackson. - Matt Prater's 52-yard field goal with 1:35 remaining was the differ
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Jackson. - Matt Prater's 52-yard field goal with 1:35 remaining was the difference as the Lions outlasted the Bears 27-24. Matthew Stafford threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns, but it was his 42-yard drive that set up the winning kick that left... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Fox regime has run out of timethe turnover/takeaway battle and actually a hair better than the Lions on third
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
the turnover/takeaway battle and actually a hair better than the Lions on third down. After the game, opposing quarterback Matthew Stafford sang the praises of the young Bears, saying, “That’s a good defense we’re facing – that’s a good football... Read more
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