CHICAGO (AP) — The Detroit Lions looked as if they were on their way to another loss trailing by 14 points in the fourth quarter.
They sure turned it around in a hurry.
Jamaal Williams scored on a 1-yard run in the closing minutes, Jared Goff threw for 236 yards and a touchdown, and Detroit overcame another dazzling effort by Chicago’s Justin Fields to beat the Bears 31-30 on Sunday.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp shared her frustration with the team's 1-5 record and expressed confidence in the franchise's leadership.
DETROIT (AP) — This year was supposed to be different for the Detroit Lions.
With one postseason victory in 65 years and a 21st century filled with a series of unsuccessful coaches, Dan Campbell came into the season with a high approval rate from the fanbase.
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Looking back on how his career started and the opportunity that was given has only strengthened the feelings Quandre Diggs has for the Detroit Lions.
Maybe not so much the coaching regime that decided Diggs was expendable and led to his trade to Seattle.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — During his tenure in New England, Bill Belichick has endeavored to keep the reasons behind the decisions he makes private.
So, it’s not surprising that a month out from the Patriots’ regular-season opener, who will be calling plays for his offense remains largely a mystery.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For now, the title of offensive coordinator officially remains unfilled on the Patriots coaching staff, with Bill Belichick yet to make any definitive statement on who will be calling plays on that side of the ball this season.
FOXBOROUGH, Mas. (AP) — The Patriots are bringing back Joe Judge as an offensive assistant less than a month after he was fired as head coach of the Giants.
Judge, who served as an assistant in New England for eight seasons, rejoins coach Bill Belichick's coaching staff after going 10-23 over two seasons in New York.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions released veteran linebacker Jamie Collins, a week after acknowledging they were exploring options to trade him.
Detroit announced the move Tuesday, two days after leaving him inactive against the Baltimore Ravens.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Detroit Lions’ new coach and quarterback are off to a start that resembles the team's previous regimes.
Detroit brought in Dan Campbell to replace the fired Matt Patricia.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jarrad Davis was in a tough spot on the field — and a dark place in his head.
The once-promising linebacker was no longer a starter for the Detroit Lions, struggling to find a role and desperately trying to fend off the negative thoughts that were chipping away at his confidence and love for football.
DETROIT LIONS (5-11)
CAMP SITE: Allen Park, Michigan
LAST YEAR: GM Bob Quinn and coach Matt Patricia were fired 11 games into the season, which ended with double digits in losses for the third straight year.
CHICAGO (AP) — Darrell Bevell had a hard time processing everything from his first game as an NFL coach...
ATLANTA (AP) — Todd Gurley saw a tantalizing path to the end zone and couldn't help himself.
DETROIT (AP) — Matt Patricia's tenure in Detroit has been marked by fourth-quarter collapses.
The Lions lost a 17-point, fourth-quarter lead in a 27-23 season-opening setback against Chicago at Ford Field, where fans likely would have booed the home team if the pandemic didn't keep them away...
The pressure has clearly been on in the NFC North.
Oh, there's the usual urgency around Super Bowl aspirations and on-field improvement...
NEW YORK (AP) — Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia, Atlanta Falcons CEO Steve Cannon and former Chargers and Chiefs linebacker Donnie Edwards are finalists for the NFL's Salute to Service Award...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Patricia had no time to reflect on missing the playoffs for just the second time during 15 NFL seasons.
For one, this isn't New England, where the rookie Detroit Lions coach spent his first 14 seasons as an assistant.
BOSTON (AP) — Two weeks, two head-shaking losses by the New England Patriots.
In Week 2, the Patriots' defense was deficient in a 31-20 loss to Jacksonville in which the Patriots were victimized on third down...
DETROIT (AP) — The NFL has determined sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy...
'Disappointed in The News'
I was disappointed in The Detroit News' choice to publish the story ("Lions' Patricia indicted, not tried in '96 sex assault," May 10) about sexual misconduct allegations against Lions head coach Matt Patricia.
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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson delivered plenty of entertainment at The Players Championship.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia maintained his innocence and his new team said it supported him after a 1996 sexual assault allegation resurfaced Wednesday night...
The Detroit Lions ended up with six selections in the 2018 NFL Draft. This is how some of the analysts view their picks.
Mel Kiper, ESPN
Matt Patricia's first draft as coach of the Lions could be defined by whether they finally find a consistent running game.
Allen Park — Ziggy Ansah signed his franchise tag on Tuesday, ending any concerns about the Detroit Lions defensive end holding out this summer.
The tag, a one-year deal, will pay Ansah a guaranteed $17.1 million next season.
Indianapolis – Matt Patricia used to be an offensive lineman. But he made a name for himself coaching defense in the NFL.
And now that he's a head coach, one of his most important hires shortly after accepting the Lions' top job was to bring in veteran offensive line coach Jeff Davidson.
The Detroit Lions designated DE Ezekiel Ansah as their franchise player Tuesday, an expected move that will pay him $17.5 million in 2018 if the two sides don't reach a long-term agreement by mid-July and he plays on the one-year tender.