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NFL playoff picture: Vikings add to NFC North lead vs. Lions to open Week 12

Which NFL teams are positioned to make the playoffs after the games of Week 11? How are the seeds looking for the current division leaders and wild-card hopefuls? Based on the standings and taking into account tiebreakers, here are how things are looking in the AFC and NFC after Monday night’s game between the Falcons and Seahawks. WEEK 12 NFL PICKS:Agai… ...

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Stafford hobbled as Lions comeback bid falls short

DETROIT (AP) — Matthew Stafford’s latest attempt at a fourth-quarter comeback fizzled — and now his health is a concern too. Stafford played on after appearing to injure his right ankle Thursday, but the Lions didn’t have a first down on either of their final two drives in a 30-23 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. It was an uneven performance ...

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NFL playoff picture: Vikings add to NFC North lead vs. Lions to open Week 12

Which NFL teams are positioned to make the playoffs after the games of Week 11? How are the seeds looking for the current division leaders and wild-card hopefuls? Based on the standings and taking into account tiebreakers, here are how things are looking in the AFC and NFC after Monday night’s game between the Falcons and Seahawks. WEEK 12 NFL PICKS:Agai… ...

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NFL playoff picture: Vikings add to NFC North lead vs. Lions to open Week 12

Which NFL teams are positioned to make the playoffs after the games of Week 11? How are the seeds looking for the current division leaders and wild-card hopefuls? Based on the standings and taking into account tiebreakers, here are how things are looking in the AFC and NFC after Monday night’s game between the Falcons and Seahawks. WEEK 12 NFL PICKS:Agai… ...

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Case Keenum tosses 2 TDs, runs for 1 as Vikings gobble up Lions

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 beat the Detroit Lions 30-23 Thursday. The Vikings (9-2) took a huge step toward winning the NFC North, taking a three-game lead over the second-place Lions. Detroit (6-5) made mistakes in ...

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Case Keenum leads Vikings over Lions, solidifying NFC North grip

4:24 PM ET DETROIT — Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer made waves this week when he detailed his favorite quality of his starting quarterback. Guts. Moxie. Fortitude. However you want to phrase Zimmer’s “he’s got big balls” comment, Keenum continued to display why his willingness to take risks and give his playmakers a chance is a major reason the V… ...

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Keenum-led Vikings beat Lions 30-23, adding to division lead

DETROIT — 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 beat the Detroit Lions 30-23 Thursday. The Vikings (9-2) took a huge step toward winning the NFC North, taking a three-game lead over the second-place Lions. Detroit (6-5) made ...

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Freeney joins Lions after surprise Seahawks cut

7:07 PM ET The Detroit Lions have claimed former All-Pro defensive end Dwight Freeney off waivers to help with their struggling pass rush, the team announced Wednesday. The 37-year-old Freeney became available after the Seattle Seahawks waived him Tuesday following a four-game st… www.espn.com – NFL PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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