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Stafford runs for go-ahead TD in Lions' 20-17 win over Bears

Bears penalties in 4th quarter ruin their chances for upset

Matthew Stafford ran for a go-ahead, 7-yard touchdown with 3:17 left after throwing two interceptions in the fourth quarter, one that was returned for a score on the previous possession, and the Detroit Lions held on for a 20-17 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday.

Lions beat Redskins on late touchdown

Boldin scores TD on 18-yard pass with seconds to play

Matthew Stafford connected on an 18-yard scoring pass to Anquan Boldin with 16 seconds to go to give The Detroit Lions a 20-17 victory over the Washington Redskins Sunday in Detroit.

Lions edge Dolphins 20-16 with last-minute TD

Stafford throws winning TD with :29 left

Matthew Stafford led Detroit to another thrilling victory in the final minutes, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass to Theo Riddick with 29 seconds remaining to lift the Lions to a 20-16 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.

UW band receives donation year after incident

Director says donation received Tuesday was substantial

The University of Wisconsin band has gotten a donation from a Detroit Lions player that was promised a year ago, band director Mike Leckrone said.

Detroit Lions say UW band donation will come next week

UW band hasn't received contribution promised by NFL player

A Detroit Lions spokesperson says the University of Wisconsin-Madison band will see the significant donation promised to them by one of their players by next week.

Lions stuff Packers 19-7

Don Carey returned a fumble 40 yards for a touchdown, and Detroit's defensive front smothered Green Bay on Sunday, leading the Lions to a 19-7 victory over Aaron Rodgers and the Packers.

Burnett coming back to Packers' secondary

And a fresh new haircut

The Green Bay Packers might have a new look in the secondary for Sunday's game against Detroit with the possible return of safety Morgan Burnett.

Schwartz decisions dissected in disappointing year

Lions play Green Bay Sunday night

Despite Detroit's disappointing season, in which Jim Schwartz's decisions have been dissected, the fourth-year head coach looks and sounds as if still thinks he can do his job effectively.

Schwartz decisions dissected in disappointing year

Lions play Green Bay Sunday night

Despite Detroit's disappointing season, in which Jim Schwartz's decisions have been dissected, the fourth-year head coach looks and sounds as if still thinks he can do his job effectively.

Detroit's Broyles again facing knee surgery

WR tore ACL in Sunday's loss at Indianapolic

Lions wide receiver Ryan Broyles will need another knee operation after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament in Sunday's loss to Indianapolis.

Detroit's Broyles again facing knee surgery

WR tore ACL in Sunday's loss at Indianapolic

Lions wide receiver Ryan Broyles will need another knee operation after tearing an anterior cruciate ligament in Sunday's loss to Indianapolis.

Gov. Snyder: Build trail from Detroit to Wisconsin

Project would need 152 miles of new trails in Upper Peninsula

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said the state will work to create a 599-mile hiking and biking trail stretching from Belle Isle park in Detroit to Ironwood on the Wisconsin border in the western Upper Peninsula.

Gov. Snyder: Build trail from Detroit to Wisconsin

Project would need 152 miles of new trails in Upper Peninsula

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said the state will work to create a 599-mile hiking and biking trail stretching from Belle Isle park in Detroit to Ironwood on the Wisconsin border in the western Upper Peninsula.

Struggling Lions feeling the pressure

Detroit is 4-5, has tough schedule ahead

With their season slipping away, the Detroit Lions return home for a crucial three-game stretch at Ford Field, starting with Sunday's game against Green Bay.

Struggling Lions feeling the pressure

Detroit is 4-5, has tough schedule ahead

With their season slipping away, the Detroit Lions return home for a crucial three-game stretch at Ford Field, starting with Sunday's game against Green Bay.

Tigers clinch AL Central title with late surge

Cabrera has chance for first Triple Crown since 1967

There could have been some infighting when the Detroit Tigers were languishing below .500 midway through the season, or even when they trailed the Chicago White Sox deep into September.

Tigers clinch AL Central title with late surge

Cabrera has chance for first Triple Crown since 1967

There could have been some infighting when the Detroit Tigers were languishing below .500 midway through the season, or even when they trailed the Chicago White Sox deep into September.