Posts Tagged ‘Chicago Bears’

Lions vs. Bears: Six Hidden Matchups

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014

Kent Lee Platte, @MathBomb

It isn’t often that a team plays the #1 team in the NFC and AFC in back to back weeks, but the Detroit Lions did just that. They lost both games, which concerns me much less than the fact they didn’t score a TD in either.  Moving on to their annual Thanksgiving game, the Lions return home against the Chicago Bears. As a division  game, there are always big stories, even more so with the Lions soaring and the Bears doing the opposite. There are still those under the radar matches I love so much, so let’s once again take a look at the hidden match ups for the Detroit Lions against the Chicago Bears! (more…)


Asset Analysis Part 3: Rankings 21-11

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

 

Weston Richburg helped land the Giants draft in the upper half of Darren Page’s analytical draft breakdown

 

Darren Page, DLD Lead Scout

Part 1: Intro and pre-draft transactions

Part 2: Rankings 32-22

Part 3: Rankings 21-11

Part 4: Rankings 10-1

Parts two, three, and four are all about analyzing how teams improved themselves.  Perceived value of players and the filling of needs is secondary to infusing rosters with talent. (more…)


Lions vs. Bears Part Deux: Six Hidden Matchups

Sunday, November 10th, 2013

Kent Lee Platte, DLD Writer

It’s edging closer to two weeks since Matthew Stafford’s franchise defining fake spike TD against the Cowboys to win in regulation, but the team still seems to be riding high.  Facing the easiest schedule in the league (If you haven’t heard it 7,000 times by now), and with the Bears and Packers both tied…but very dinged up…the Lions are facing their best chance to win the NFCN since the last time they won it.  *Note:  They’ve never won the NFCN, so I meant in ever* (more…)


Five Takeaways From Detroit vs. Chicago

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Jeff Risdon, DLD Editor

Here are some expanded thoughts on the 40-32 victory over the Bears, a win which puts the Lions in first place after a quarter of the season.

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The Lions Sign Israel Idonije

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Idonije brings class to the Lions on and off the field (photo courtesy thefootballgirl.com)

Jeff Risdon, DLD Editor

The Lions dipped another toe into the free agent pool on Tuesday, signing former Bears DE Israel Idonije to a one year contract.
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NFC North: Positions to address

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Could both Urlacher and Jennings no longer be in the NFC North?

Freelance contributor Jeremy Brade takes a look at positions of need for the Lions and their NFC North foes.

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