NFL Films Interns Top 15 Teams Week 12 Edition
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NFL Films Interns Top 15 Teams Week 12 Edition

Some epic finishes to some of the more anticipated games of the season shook up our Top 15 this week. The Broncos established their dominance in their division and in the AFC West with a … MORE ►

NFL Films Interns Top 15 Teams Week 9 Edition
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NFL Films Interns Top 15 Teams Week 9 Edition

We’ve gotten to the midway point for many of the teams in the league, and as the dust begins to settle from the furious start to the season, we’re finally making out which teams will … MORE ►

This Day in Football: Barry Sanders retires
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This Day in Football: Barry Sanders retires

On this date in football – July 28, 1999 – newspapers announced the retirement of Detroit Lions running back Barry Sanders, who left the game at age 31 – just 1,457 yards shy of Walter … MORE ►

5 Questions With: Nate Burleson
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5 Questions With: Nate Burleson

In 2011, the Detroit Lions reached the playoffs for the first time since 1999. Despite losing to the Saints in the Wild Card round, the city and the players had much to celebrate. So how … MORE ►

This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Barry Sanders
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This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Barry Sanders

We’re improvising this birthday salute to Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders, who celebrates his 44th on this date in football, July 16, 2012.  To appropriately honor a back who perhaps better than … MORE ►

Cosell Talks: Teams Reveal Their Beliefs in the Draft
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Cosell Talks: Teams Reveal Their Beliefs in the Draft

I have always believed that you can discern from tape study exactly how teams feel about their players. The way in which players are specifically utilized within the framework of larger schemes is the analytical … MORE ►

Films Encore: The Curse of Bobby Layne
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Films Encore: The Curse of Bobby Layne

We’re marking Friday the 13th with this NFL Films Presents look at The Curse of Bobby Layne, which some still fear despite the Lions making the playoffs last season.  Do you believe?

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Draft Countdown: Detroit Lions
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Draft Countdown: Detroit Lions

Our countdown to the NFL Draft continues with a look back at some 2011 highlights of players drafted by and starring for the Detroit Lions:

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It’s No Wonder Why Calvin Cashed In
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It’s No Wonder Why Calvin Cashed In

One day after Calvin Johnson signed an enormous new deal with the Lions, we look back to the last time he was on the field.  Against the Saints in the 2011 Wild Card Playoffs, Megatron … MORE ►

A Lion in March
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A Lion in March

According to the old saying, March “comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb.”  So in this first week of March we look at one of the best Lions in the NFL … MORE ►