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  1. Penn State University Official Athletic SiteRead the original story

    10 min ago | Penn State Athetlics

    Head coach James Franklin addressed the media following Wednesday's practice session at the Lasch Football Complex. The Nittany Lions travel to No. 5 Michigan State on Saturday for a 3:30 p.m. (ESPN) kick in East Lansing. Take a look at the practice update from Michigan State week.


  2. NFL Picks: Thanksgiving EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | SidelionReport

    Nov 27, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Fans cheer while wearing turkey hats for Thanksgiving during the third quarter between the Detroit Lions and the Chicago Bears at Ford Field. Detroit won 34-17.


  3. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Detroit Lions Thanksgiving PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | InsideTheIggles

    Dec 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford looks to throw the ball against the Philadelphia Eagles during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey G. Pittenger-USA TODAY Sports The Philadelphia Eagles are unbelievably still alive in the NFC East race.


  4. Philadelphia Eagles vs. Detroit Lions: 3 key matchupsRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago |

    The Eagles have been attracting attention for undesired reasons in recent weeks, but they have an opportunity to stop their two-game slide with a Thanksgiving Day bout at the Lions on Thursday. Here's a look at the matchups that could decide the outcome.


  5. Calvin Johnson, Darius Slay questionable for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | MSNBC

    The Lions didn't rule anyone out of Thursday's game against the Eagles, but they did list a couple of key players as questionable for their effort to extend their winning streak to three games. Wide receiver Calvin Johnson drew the listing due to the ankle injury that he's been dealing with for the last few weeks.


  6. Thursday's NFL games at a glanceRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | SavannahNow

    Lions hosting Philadelphia on Thanksgiving for first time since 1968, when Eagles won 12-0. ... Eagles play on Thanksgiving for second consecutive year after winning at Dallas 33-10 in 2014.


  7. 4 Questions Heading Into Week 12 For CBS4's Fantasy Football ProsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions runs the ball in the fourth quarter while playing the Oakland Raiders at Ford Field on Nov. 22, 2015. After a horrible losing streak on Thanksgiving, the Lions have won the past two Turkey Bowls.


  8. Lions likely won't give GM powers to new coachRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    The Detroit Lions are looking for a new general manager. They could be looking for a new coach too, once the season wraps up.


  9. Eagles hoping to halt 'panic' with win at DetroitRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    There won't be any mud puddles on the field when the Detroit Lions host Philadelphia this Thanksgiving. No snow, either.


  10. Thanksgiving Day fantasy previewRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NFL

    Week 12 is upon us and it kicks off with a full slate of NFL action on Thanksgiving Day, a tradition that stretches back to the early days of pro football. The Lions have played on Thanksgiving every year since 1934, with the Cowboys joining the tradition in 1966.


  11. Thanksgiving Comes Once A Year: Here's Why Detroit Is Such A Special Part Of ItRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Benzinga

    ... become synonymous with Thanksgiving in many households. While there were several iterations before them, the Detroit Lions have been there since 1934. As the team's website says , "The game was the brainchild of G.A. Richards, the first owner of the ...


  12. Sign Ross to Active RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Raiders

    The Oakland Raiders have signed WR Jeremy Ross to the active roster from the practice squad, the club announced Wednesday. Ross has played in 39 career games for the Green Bay Packers, Detroit Lions and Baltimore Ravens.


  13. Lions' Calvin Johnson, Darius Slay questionable against Eagles on ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Calvin Johnson is the Detroit Lions' best offensive player. Darius Slay is their best defensive player, at least with DeAndre Levy out for the season.


  14. What time, channel is Detroit Lions vs. Philadelphia Eagles? -- NFL preview, picks and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    The NFL's annual Thanksgiving Day slate of games begins with the Detroit Lions hosting to the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday at 12:30 p.m. on Fox . This is the Lions' 76th game on Thanksgiving , a tradition that began in 1934 and was interrupted during World War II.


  15. Penn State recruiting podcast: the latest from Michigan visitors, a look at 2017 numbers, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Penn State landed a commitment from class of 2017 linebacker Dylan Rivers during its latest big recruiting weekend, and the Lions also sent out two new offers as recruits flooded into State College while Michigan was in town. The Lions' class of 2016 currently stands at 19 members with roughly two months and a couple weeks before National Signing Day 2016.


  16. Eagles-Lions preview: A mega day for Megatron?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The News Journal

    Eagles-Lions preview: A mega day for Megatron? The Eagles are playing the Lions on Thanksgiving for the first time since 1968. Check out this story on The Lions have had more than their share of turmoil this season.


  17. Fantasy Football: Top 10 players to start for Week 12Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheJetPress

    When it comes to fantasy football, make sure to start these top 10 players as they have favorable match-ups heading into Week 12 NFL action. Nov 22, 2015; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford throws the ball during the first quarter against the Oakland Raiders at Ford Field.


  18. Detroit Lions hire 3-time general manager Ernie Accorsi to assist their GM searchRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Accorsi joins a search panel that includes new team president Rod Wood, as well as owner Martha Firestone Ford and her four children. Wood and the Fords don't have any experience with this kind of thing, which made Detroit's hire of an outside consultant a critical one.


  19. Vikings' Harrison Smith banged up, but aiming to play SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Detroit wide receiver Golden Tate gets sandwiched between Minnesota strong safety Andrew Sendejo, left, and free safety Harrison Smith as they combine for the stop in the third quarter at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday, September 20, 2015. The Vikings beat the Lions, 26-16.


  20. NOTEBOOK: Secondary in syncRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Detroit Lions

    ... by a vote of current NFL players. After playing at Wembley Stadium in London the last two seasons, the Detroit Lions are not on the International Series slate of games in the UK in 2016. The Lions won in London in 2014 over Atlanta and lost this ...