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Jun 13, 2019; Allen Park, MI, USA; Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson (88) runs after a catch during practice at Lions Headquarters and Training Facility. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

Every NFL Team’s Top Impact Rookie Candidate: NFC North

It seems like rookies are making league-altering impacts earlier than ever before. Playoff teams are relying heavily on first year players all over the field, and in many cases, they are delivering right out of the gate on the grandest stage.
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Division Preview: The Back-and-Forth NFC North

The NFC North was already a division of unpredictability last year, but this year could take the cake. Chicago emerged as the alpha in 2019, thanks to a smothering defense and surprisingly explosive offense.
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NFL News, Notes, Numbers and Nuggets

Welcome to the inaugural Full Press Coverage NFL News, Notes, Numbers and Nuggets. Each week the goal is to catch-up on everything important in...
Aug 18, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Roc Thomas (32) carries the ball during the third quarter against Jacksonville Jaguars at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings RB Roc Thomas Suspended Three Games

Vikings second-year running back Roc Thomas has been suspended three games for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Jun 11, 2019; Eagan, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings outside linebacker Anthony Barr (55) looks on while being interviews following practice at TCO Performance Center. Mandatory Credit: Harrison Barden-USA TODAY Sports

Six Vikings Camp Storylines to Monitor

10 days separate us from the first Vikings practice of the 2019 season. Finally, we will get at least a few answers to the many questions that have surfaced since draft day.
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Three Vikings Breakout Candidates: Defense

he Vikings possess one of the better units in the league with stars at all three levels. Most of the starters have already had their breakouts.

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2018 NFC North Standings
1. Minnesota Vikings (4-2-1)
2. Green Bay Packers (3-2-1)
3. Chicago Bears (3-3)
4. Detroit Lions (3-3)

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Grading the NFC Quarterbacks

As the season comes to a close it is fun to look back and assign letter grades to players who often contribute more than what is seen in the stat sheets. Today is one such day, one where we take a look at the NFC quarterbacks and figure out who excelled and who fell flat.

Matchup Breakdown: Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings

The Detroit Lions (5-9) host the Minnesota Vikings (7-6-1) at Ford Field. The Lions have their first losing season since 2015, while the Vikings...

Matchup Breakdown: Detroit Lions vs. Buffalo Bills

The Detroit Lions (5-8) travel to New Era Field as they take on the Buffalo Bills (3-10).Can the Lions maintain momentum and win their...

What Went Wrong For Arizona Against Detroit

Sunday was the microcosm of the season for Arizona. Defense kept the game close, but the offense tripped over itself with poor play and bad coaching.

Matchup Breakdown: Detroit Lions vs Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals (3-9) host the Detroit Lions (4-8) at State Farm Stadium at 4:25 PM ET. The Lions managed to win just one of...

Matchup Breakdown: Los Angeles Rams vs Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions face a tough opponent during week 13 of the regular season as they host the red-hot Los Angeles Rams.

Thanksgiving Breakdown Special: Lions vs. Bears

The Lions host the Chicago Bears this Thanksgiving at Ford Field. It is the second and final matchup between the two NFC North teams...

Matchup Breakdown: Detroit Lions vs. Carolina Panthers

The Lions managed to start the season with a 3-3 record, however, after back-to-back victories, the team have found themselves in a bit of...

Matchup Breakdown: Detroit Lions vs Chicago Bears

The battle for the NFC North title continues this afternoon as the Chicago Bears host the Detroit Lions. The Lions are currently 3-5 after losing...

3-5 start not what Lions had in mind when they hired Matt Patricia

The Detroit Lions had the right intentions when they moved on from head coach Jim Caldwell after a 9-7 record in 2017. General Manager...

Matchup Breakdown: Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings

Currently, the Detroit Lions are in the thick of the NFC North race being just a game out of first place in the division. The...