The Lions placed CB Bill Bentley on injured reserve and signed veteran S Don Carey.
The NFL’s extended trade deadline looms, but teams like the Lions and GM Martin Mayhew should be leery of trading away draft picks for players.
The Lions acquired WR Mike Thomas from the Jaguars, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport first reported.
All four NFC North teams stayed home in Week Nine, and only the Vikings failed to make use of their advantage.
Matthew Stafford threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Titus Young with 20 seconds left, lifting the Lions to a 28-24 win over the Seahawks.
The Lions have faltered far more often in the red zone this season, and the struggles of the passing game have been a big problem.
Can the Lions win the battle in the kicking game against Seattle on Sunday? It's no small story line in an interesting NFC matchup.
The Lions placed WR Nate Burleson on injured reserve and signed WR Brian Robiskie.
Bears CB Charles Tillman has been anything but a liability in Chicago this season.
Things continued looking up for the Bears, Vikings and Packers in Week Seven after victories over the Lions, Cardinals and Rams, respectively.
Lions WR Nate Burleson broke his right leg in the third quarter of Monday night's game in Chicago and will miss the rest of the season.
Brandon Marshall scored the Bears' lone touchdown and the defense forced four turnovers as Chicago beat Detroit 13-7 on Monday night.
The Lions' planned Jahvid Best-Mikel Leshoure RB tandem hasn't been together in a single game, but Leshoure has begun to settle in.
The Lions signed CB Alphonso Smith and released RB Keiland Williams, the team announced Thursday.
Lions RB Jahvid Best has not been cleared for contact by doctors, the team announced Monday.