NFC North

5 key matchups Eagles need to win to beat Bears

The Eagles are coming off a huge win in Dallas last weekend and haven't lost since their Week 2 games against the Chiefs. They're 9-1 for just the …

Mitchell Trubisky

Birkett: Lions wobble into December, but what more did you expect?

CLOSE<p>Free Press sports writers Dave Birkett, Carlos Monarrez and columnist Shawn Windsor dissect the Lions' frustrating 30-23 loss to the Vikings on …

Detroit

Minnesota Vikings: Thanksgiving takeaways – Keenum shines as Rhodes struggles

Minnesota went into Detroit on Thursday knowing that a loss would blow the NFC North wide open again, but a win could all-but wrap up the division …

Case Keenum

Vikings had 3 very good reasons to be upset with the officials

The Vikings head coach was mum when asked about some terrible officiating in Thursday’s game.<p>Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer had plenty to be thankful for on Thursday. His team got the win, 30-23, over the Lions in Detroit on Thanksgiving and took a nearly insurmountable three-game lead in the NFC …

Kenny Golladay

Keenum Explains Bizarre Taunting Penalty In Win Over Lions

<i>By: Will Burchfield</i> <br>@burchie_kid<p>It’d be hard to find a softer taunting penalty than the one Case Keenum was charged with in the Vikings’ win over the …

Case Keenum

Lions Keeping Faith In Playoff Race: "We Have A Great Schedule Coming Up"

<i>By: Will Burchfield</i> <br>@burchie_kid<p>If there was ever a must-win game in November, the Lions’ clash with the Vikings on Thursday was it.<p>A win would have …

Jim Caldwell

Mike Zimmer's fighter spirit is taking Case Keenum and the Vikings to new places

Zimmer and Keenum have the Vikings’ sights set on being the first team to play the Super Bowl at home.<p>DETROIT – Case Keenum and Stefon Diggs on Thanksgiving Day talked offense in their Ford Field locker room. The gist of it was when to break routes short and when to push them long. Keenum does the …

Mike Zimmer

Highlights of Thursday's National Football League games

Los Angeles Chargers 28, Dallas 6<p>The Los Angeles defense gobbled up the Dallas Cowboys and Philip Rivers did the rest as the Chargers claimed a 28-6 victory at AT&T Stadium on Thursday.<p>Rivers passed for 434 yards and three second-half touchdowns, including a 27-yarder to Tyrell Williams that gave …

Sports

Lions' Slow Starts Wearing On Slay: "I Ain’t The Only Person On The Team"

<i>By: Will Burchfield</i> <br>@burchie_kid<p>For the third straight week, the Lions came out slow.<p>This time it burned them.<p>In front of a fired-up crowd in a …

Jim Caldwell

Vikings star watches son’s birth on FaceTime, asks fans to help pick name

Playing in enemy territory didn’t stop Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen from seeking the fans’ help.<p>Griffen took a moment after sacking Lions …

Matthew Stafford

Chargers vs. Cowboys - Game Summary - November 23, 2017 - ESPN

Case Keenum threw for two touchdowns and ran for a score all in the first half to give the Minnesota Vikings a double-digit lead and they went on to …

Case Keenum

Diggs raves about Thielen crossing 1,000-yard mark

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs doesn't mind being out of the spotlight.<p>Diggs started the year on fire but has since been surpassed by …

Sports

Case Keenum On Cusp of Locking Up Comeback Player Award

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 23: Quarterback Case Keenum<p>DETROIT, MI – NOVEMBER 23: Quarterback Case Keenum<p>One of the most celebrated NFL awards each year …

NFL

Packers News: Corey Linsley added to the injury report

The Green Bay Packers have added starting center Corey Linsley to the injury report. That and more in the Titletown Report. Good morning and welcome …

NFL

Packers at Steelers: Preview, prediction, odds and pick

The injury-riddled Packers will travel to play the Pittsburgh Steelers in a primetime matchup on Sunday Night Football. Who will come out on …

Aaron Rodgers

NFL TV Schedule 2017: Week 12 Live Stream, TV Coverage Map and Game Times

Give thanks for Thanksgiving, because it means we have more national prime-time games on the slate in Week 12 of the 2017 NFL season than any other week to date.<p>We'll kick things off early Thursday afternoon when the 8-2 Minnesota Vikings travel to Detroit to take on the 6-4 Lions in an NFC North …

Todd Gurley

Case Keenum Has Answered Vikings' QB Question, so What Comes Next?

DETROIT — The Minnesota Vikings have what you would call a gorgeous predicament.<p>On the bench is a bright young talent named Teddy Bridgewater. You may have heard of him. He's the future of this franchise at quarterback. Probably. Without question. Right?<p>On the field is Case Keenum, who has been a …

Case Keenum

NFL Week 12: Picks, predictions and more

We are heading into Thanksgiving, and we still can’t figure out who the favorites are in each conference. This has been a wild NFL season.<p>What are we …

Sports

Who Will Win Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions? A.I. Predicts

The NFC North could hang in the balance.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Sports<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>The Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions both took …

Minnesota Vikings

5 things you need to know Thursday

Happy Thanksgiving!<p>Thanksgiving Day means homes filled with the scent of roasting turkey and warming pies, family and friends gathering to feast. This year, when Americans gather with their families to gobble Thanksgiving turkey, it will be their first time doing so with President Trump in the …

News (U.S.)

Case Keenum helps Vikings take big step in NFC North

Keenum threw for a pair of TDs and ran for another to help Minnesota inch closer to a division title.

Case Keenum

The Rock gives respect to Golden Tate for honoring their Miami-Notre Dame bet - CBSSports.com

Tate had to wear a Miami jersey while speaking to reporters after Miami routed Notre Dame<p>When Golden Tate celebrated a touchdown against the New …

Football (U.S.)

PFT’s Week 12 picks

Say farewell to the bye weeks and hello of 16 games per weekend, for each of the final six weeks of the season.<p>Which is good news for me, since I’ve …

NFL

How to Watch Vikings vs. Lions: Game Time, Live Stream, TV Channel

The Lions will host the Vikings Thursday in their annual Thanksgiving Day home game.<p>This year's Turkey Day tilt is crucial to the race for the NFC …

NFL

Packers in similar spot a year after "run-the-table" streak

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A bright spot to the rough, five-game stretch that has dropped the Green Bay Packers to a .500 record is that many players in the locker room know what it's like to dig out of a similar hole.<p>A year ago, the Packers were 4-6 after 10 games, riding a four-game losing streak …

Aaron Rodgers

Chicago Bears vs. Philadelphia Eagles Odds, Analysis, NFL Betting Pick

The Philadelphia Eagles (9-1) will go for their ninth straight victory on Sunday when they host the Chicago Bears (3-7) as double-digit home favorites. The Eagles routed the Bears 29-14 last year on the road as 3-point underdogs as part of their 3-0 start under then-rookie quarterback Carson</b> …

College Football

Aaron Rodgers Unveils Thanksgiving-Themed Cleats

Despite previously encountering a season-ending injury, <b>Green Bay Packers</b> quarterback <b>Aaron Rodgers</b> has remained quite festive nonetheless. On …

Aaron Rodgers

Football survivor pool strategy/picks, Week 12: Time to start using the big names

We’re fast approaching the home stretch of many NFL survivor pools. If you’re still alive in your pool, we are here to provide some tips to stay that way in Week 12!<p>The NFL has wrapped up its bye weeks, and we get a heavy does of Thursday football as Thanksgiving is upon us. The week gets going …

Pittsburgh Steelers

USA TODAY Sports' Week 12 NFL picks

Thanksgiving is here. The bye weeks are gone.<p>Week 12 offers a loaded slate of NFL action, including a three-game appetizer Thursday as the Lions try to claw back into the NFC North race against the division-leading Vikings while the Cowboys and Chargers hang on for dear life in their respective …

News (U.S.)

Stefon Diggs Skips Thanksgiving Theme With Eminem Cleats

While most will be sporting Thanksgiving-themed attire on Thursday, <b>Minnesota Vikings</b> wide receiver <b>Stefon Diggs</b> will instead be paying tribute to the …

Stefon Diggs