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Lions Place Rookie Tight End T.J. Hockenson on Injured Reserve

The Lions have placed rookie tight end T.J. Hockenson on injured reserve according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. Hockenson was spotted on crutches after the team’s loss to the Chicago Bears on Thanksgiving Day and later traded those crutches for a walking boot and a scooter after suffering an ankle injury. Birkett […]

Lions Place QB Jeff Driskel on Injured Reserve

The Lions already have lost starting quarterback Matthew Stafford with fractures in his back, and now his backup is also going to be lost as the team Saturday put backup Jeff Driskel on injured reserve. The team did have Driskel as the backup in Thursday’s home loss on Thanksgiving to the Chicago Bears. He didn’t […]

NFL Week 13 Inactives – Bears at Lions

Week 13 in the NFL gets underway early today, as the Bears and Lions do battle on Thanksgiving to start the first game of the week. Here’s today’s inactives for this afternoon’s game. Bears: DE Abdullah Anderson TE Ben Braunecker WR Taylor Gabriel OT Bobby Massie S Sherrick McManis TE Adam Shaheen LB Danny Trevathan […]

NFL Week 12 Inactives – Lions vs Redskins

Here are today’s inactives for the NFC Showdown in D.C. between the Lions and Redskins: Lions: CB Jamal Agnew DE Trey Flowers DE Da’Shawn Hand CB Rashaan Melvin C Frank Ragnow QB Matthew Stafford S Tracy Walker Redskins: QB Colt McCoy RB Chris Thompson S Jeremy Reaves CB Aaron Colvin C Ross Pierschbacher WR Cam […]

Lions QB Matthew Stafford Says He’s Planning on Playing Again in 2019

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has already had to watch a pair of games due to injury with more coming, but he stated on Wednesday that he is not interested in going on injured reserve for the rest of this season due to the fractured bones in his back. Stafford said via ESPN that he’s not […]

Report: Lions QB Matthew Stafford Could Miss Up to Six Weeks

As the Lions get set to host the Cowboys, the news is not good for starting quarterback Matthew Stafford, who is set to miss his second straight game. NFL.com reports that Stafford could miss up to six weeks with his back injury, but that there’s another scan this week that hopefully will shed light on […]

NFL Inactives Week 11: Dallas vs Detroit

Here’s today’s NFL Inactives for the Cowboys and Lions in Detroit: Cowboys: LB Luke Gifford S Jeff Heath DT Trysten Hill DE Joe Jackson WR Devin Smith OG Connor Williams WR Cedrick Wilson Lions: OG Beau Benzschawel DE Da’Shawn Hand CB Mike Jackson DE Romeo Okwara OT Dan Skipper QB Matthew Stafford OT Rick Wagner

NFL Reviewing How the Lions Handled QB Matthew Stafford’s Injury

The NFL is looking into whether the Lions violated league protocol by listing quarterback Matthew Stafford as questionable on last week’s injury report, a league source told Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. Stafford practiced on a limited basis all of last week, but Lions coach Matt Patricia, general manager Bob Quinn and several […]