The last playoff win for the Detroit Lions occurred back in 1991, a Divisional round win over the Dallas Cowboys. The game was recently loaded to the NFL's YouTube channel. CBS had a little fun at the Lions expense near the end of the game.
Things look promising for the Detroit Lions during the 2016 season for making the playoffs. And who knows, maybe even winning a post season game, something they haven't done since 1991. Now that the Cubs have won the World Series, all bets are off for streaks in sports.
We are two weeks away from the annual Thanksgiving Day game for the Detroit Lions. This year they will host fellow NFC North rivals, Minnesota Vikings. The Lions recently announced who will headline the halftime show as well as sing the National Anthem before the game.
It was a surprise to see Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson retire after last season. One of the top receivers in the game. Being one of the best, it was great to recently see the respect given to him by former Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman.