This Thanksgiving, be thankful for the 'dirtbag' Detroit Lions
Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Josh Sitton had some harsh words for the Detroit Lions team he’ll face on Thanksgiving day ... they do, that’s who they are. They’re a bunch of dirtbags or scumbags. I mean, that’s just how they play.
Why Do the Lions And Cowboys Always Play Thanksgiving Football Games?
So, why do the Lions keep earning the right to host a Thanksgiving Day game? It's a combination of history, influential owners and a little politics that determine the current football schedule. Professional football games have been played on Thanksgiving ...
Detroit Lions Training Camp Day 6: Jim Caldwell’s Comments
Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell met with the media after saturday’s practice. Here is a look at what he had to say, as provided by the Detroit Lions. On the team’s readiness to play ... always done it and they adjust to it. I think they do ...
Nickelback Will Play Detroit Lions’ Thanksgiving Game
Two weeks after an irate Detroit ... Thanksgiving Day,” Kroeger said. “We always love playing in Detroit, our fans there have been tremendously supportive of us through the years and we can’t wait to come back and celebrate an exciting day for the ...
The History of Football on Thanksgiving (And…Why Do We Always Have to Watch the Lions?)
The game, which the Bears won 19-16 en route to an NFL Western Division title, was such a success that Thanksgiving Day football in Detroit became an annual affair. The Lions have ... Wolverines play his team in Chicago; his Maroons would do just fine ...