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Lions Vs Vikings Week One – Breakdown And Prediction

The following guest post for Lions Gab is courtesy of Joe Brown from RotoGenie.com http://rotogenie.com/, Free Fantasy Sports Information and Advice website. It’s no secret what the objectives are going to be when the Lions defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham matches wits with Vikings offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave—limiting the effectiveness of Adrian Peterson. Below is an […]

2012 NFL Week Ten Preivew – Detroit vs Minnesota

Two teams going in different directions will take to the field Sunday in a NFC North battle, as the Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings. It’s the second matchup between the two teams this season, the first time around the Vikings won in Ford Field, stopping the Lions offense and scoring seconds […]

Lions Get Education in Special Teams; Fall to Vikings 20-13 to Drop to 1-3

Football is a game of three phases – offense, defense and special teams. Sunday the Lions learned the hard way that if you don’t play well on special teams, it could cost you a win. Percy Harvin and Marcus Sherels of the Vikings were happy to play the role of the teachers to the Lions […]

2012 NFL Week Four Preivew – Minnesota at Detroit

Last week the Minnesota Vikings came out with an aggressive game plan at home vs the Niners, and it paid off as they got to 2-1 on the year with a rather dominating 24-13 win. This week they try to push their mark to 3-1 as they head to Detroit, where the Lions need a […]

Tulloch fined $10K for hit on Vikings QB Christian Ponder

Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch was fined $10,000 for his hit against Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder, according to Anwar Richardson of Mlive.com . Ponder attempted a pass to receiver Percy Harvin, but it was intercepted Lions cornerback Eric Wright. During the interception, Tulloch hit Ponder and was penalized 15-yards for a personal foul.

Lions vs Vikings Preview

Typically when divisional foes meet for the second time in a season there is a level of familiarity between the two teams from their previous matchup.  The Lions and Vikings are the exception to that logic this season.  In the first meeting in Week 3 Donovan McNabb was the Vikings starter and now he’s not […]