Detroit Lions

Dec. 22, 2013: Detroit Lions tight end Dorin Dickerson goes up against New York Giants free safety Ryan Mundy (21) during an NFL football game in Detroit. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

NFL players still hiding, playing with concussions

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions tight end Dorin Dickerson is the latest NFL player to stay in a game with a concussion. He joined a list that is likely long. Buffalo Bills safety […]

12/26/2013

Eminem makes puzzling appearance on ESPN

  NEW YORK (AP) — Eminem made an unlikely and puzzling appearance on ESPN’s “Saturday Night Football” halftime show. The rap superstar, who has a new album out in the fall, appeared to promote his […]

09/07/2013

Rare card could help couple have a child

HOUSTON (AP) – Barry Sanders knows that his trading cards are bought and sold every day. When the Hall of Fame running back learned that a Houston couple desperate to have a baby was auctioning […]

10/23/2012

The dreaded vote of confidence

The Philadelphia Eagles are a disappointing 3-and-3; made even worse by blowing a 10 point lead Sunday with five minutes to play. And losing to the Lions in overtime. Head coach Andy Reid had this […]

10/16/2012

Alex Karras with wife, kids after kidney failure

(AP) – Former Detroit Lions defensive star Alex Karras is at home, spending his final days with his family. Craig Mitnick, Karras’ attorney in a lawsuit against the NFL, says Karras may be dying from […]

10/09/2012

A woman's touch

And this sort of flew under the radar, but Sunday’s Rams-Lions game had a woman referee. The first ever for an NFL game: line judge Shannon Eastin.  And Steelers linebacker Larry Foote had no problem […]

09/14/2012