Barry Sanders voted to Madden cover

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

In the latest piece of evidence indicating that video game football is not exactly a reflection of reality, Barry Sanders became the second straight Detroit Lion to be named to the Madden cover on Wednesday. Calvin Johnson won the honor last year, and actually broke the "Madden Curse" by having ...

Tale Of The Tape: 2009 New Jersey Nets vs. 2008 Detroit Lions

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009

Well, it finally happened. The New Jersey Nets have finally made their mark on the NBA and have done it in spectacular fashion. The 2009 Nets have now broken the league mark for futility to open a season and now sport record-shattering mark of 0-18. So just where do the Nets ...

Things Just Keep Getting Better For The Detroit Lions

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009

While the Detroit Lions suffered arguably their most humiliating loss in franchise history on Sunday, there could be more of the same in the works for the beleaguered team from a beleaguered town. In the wake of the team's 17-10 loss to the (at the time) winless St. Louis Rams, ...

TheBaker’s NFL Preview: Detroit Lions

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

It hasn't been a bright 12 months in the Motor City. General Motors went belly up, the city's mayor resigned amidst an avalanche of controversies and Robocop never showed up. The city is so far in the dumps that Thomas Jane's fictional enormous penis in HBO's "Hung" is Detroit's crowning achievement ...