The Lions' inability to run the football is putting a severe crimp in their ability to cash in on their red zone opportunities. Going into their game Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings at the Metrodome, the Lions have the lowest red zone point production in the NFL -- 92 points in the first 10 games of the season.
November 20, 2003
If two old geezers get into a scrap at the nursing home, does anybody care who comes out on top? Well, the NFL's version of that donnybrook came to life on Sunday when the two oldest teams in the NFL, the Oakland Raiders (the oldest) and the Detroit Lions (second oldest) had at one another and the younger guys came out on top, snapping a six-game losing streak in the process.
November 3, 2003