Dan Campbell threw his arms in the air, fists clenched in jubilation. Jared Goff sprinted to his coach on the sideline, and the two embraced in a big bear hug. ...
Detroit — The stage was set for an all-too-familiar collapse, but the Detroit Lions finally did something they had failed to do all season long — they finished off an opponent. After coughing up a 14-point halftime lead to the Minnesota Vikings in the closing minutes of Sunday's game at...
The Detroit Lions got their first win of the season on Sunday at Ford Field, capping off an excellent weekend of Detroit and Michigan sports with an 11-yard touchdown pass to Amon-Ra St. Brown as time expired to lift the Lions over the Minnesota Vikings, 29-27. Lions beat Vikings on...
The streak is finally over. The Lions have won their first game of 2021, stunning the Vikings with a 29-27 walk-off victory on Sunday. It looked like the Vikings were in good position to win when quarterback Kirk Cousins hit receiver Justin Jefferson for a 3-yard touchdown with just 1:50 left on the clock — especially because the Lions had no remaining timeouts. That was the first time the Vikings had a lead all game. But the team’s two-point conversion failed, which kept the score at 27-23.
In a game that it seemed that nobody wanted, the Detroit Lions apparently didn’t want it even less than the Minnesota Vikings didn’t. Jared Goff found Amon-Ra St. Brown in the end zone for an 11-yard touchdown with no time left on the clock, giving the Lions their first victory of the season over the Vikings, 29-27.
The Minnesota Vikings (5-6) are still in the playoff hunt and need to beat the teams they should beat and no team exemplifies a team to beat like the Detroit Lions (0-10-1). Kickoff for their Week 13 matchup at Ford Field is set for 1 p.m. ET. Below, we look at the Vikings vs. Lions odds and lines, and make our best NFL picks, predictions and bets.
NFL Week 13 scores, highlights, updates, schedule: Lions winless no more after TD on final play beats Vikings
It's the 13th Sunday of the 2021 NFL season and we're keeping you updated on all the action and biggest storylines throughout the day. The Week 13 slate has some fantastic matchups and storylines, and we're here to help you watch it unfold. Check back often to find out everything you need to know.
The Detroit Lions are winless no more. Players and coaches talked all week about needing to learn how to finish games to notch that first victory. Sunday, they finally figured it out, putting together an epic two-minute drive, culminating in an 11-yard Jared Goff to Amon-Ra-St. Brown touchdown as time expired, to give the Lions a 29-27 come-from-behind win for their first victory of the season.
The Detroit Lions were able to send fans who attended their Week 13 game home quite happy. Unfortunately, many supporters were not actually in attendance to witness rookie wideout Amon-Ra St. Brown secure his first career NFL touchdown. “My first NFL touchdown, first NFL win. I’m going to remember this...
Detroit Lions dedicate first win of season to Oxford community after Tuesday's deadly high school shooting
DETROIT -- Gazing from the sideline of Ford Field, Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell rested his hands on his knees, slightly slouched over in anticipation of the game's final play. As quarterback Jared Goff found rookie receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown on a walk-off touchdown pass for a 29-27 upset win...
The Minnesota Vikings will have to try and take down the Detroit Lions without star wideout Adam Thielen out on the field due to injury. Things just haven’t been going according to plan for the Minnesota Vikings going up against the winless Detroit Lions on Sunday. The Vikings were expected to go in and dominate, but the opposite has been the case in this one.
Losing stinks. Nobody knows that more than everyone involved with the Detriot Lions, who hadn’t won a NFL game since Dec. 6, 2020. That’s 364 days, which is a long time!. Well, things got better for Detroit on Sunday as Jared Goff recovered from a very bad fumble and led the team to a dramatic victory with a TD pass after time had expired. It was an incredible ending to a long win streak that must have been rough for the Lions and their fans.
D'Andre Swift is about a week away from returning from the sprained shoulder he suffered on Thanksgiving, but Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell said the team is not considering shutting its leading rusher down for the season. "We don’t feel that way," Campbell said Friday. "We still have hope in Swift." ...
Whatever shortcomings and deficiencies have been exposed in the Detroit Lions as they remain in search of their first victory going into today's game against the Minnesota Vikings, their willingness to compete has been a constant. That doesn't take away the sting of their 0-10-1 record and the close games...
NFL Week 13 final injury reports: Vikings' Dalvin Cook out vs. Lions; Mike Glennon to start for Daniel Jones
We're into Week 13 of the 2021 NFL season, and injuries are once again a factor in several key games this coming weekend. The story of this week is running back (and running game) injuries, with several backfield players expected to be out of action. But we're also likely to have some stars returning to the field, including an MVP candidate quarterback.
Pride Of Detroit
0-10-1 is not what any Detroit Lions fans wanted, but it feels like it was expected. It’s Minnesota Vikings week, but since we’ve already learned about the history of the Lions and Vikings, let’s take a look back at all the times the Lions have lost 10 games in a season instead.