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  1. Lions players watch, tweet about Oscars

    Michael Rothstein

    The Oscars -- essentially the Super Bowl of the movie industry -- took place Sunday night and some of the Detroit Lions spent their night paying attention to it as well. The franchise itself tried, somewhat oddly, to give out its own version of th...

    Blog | February 23, 2015
  2. Lions open with decent Super Bowl 50 odds

    Michael Rothstein

    The Detroit Lions have not won a playoff game since 1992. The franchise has never appeared in a Super Bowl and only been to the NFC title game once -- a loss to Washington. But for now, Las Vegas appears at least somewhat intrigued by the Lions in...

    Blog | February 02, 2015
  3. Morning Roar: Lions react to Seattle play call and more

    Michael Rothstein

    Golden Tate was part of the Super Bowl-winning Seattle Seahawks a season ago. And on Sunday night, as he watched the Seahawks play for a second straight championship, he expressed as much disbelief as anyone else at Seattle's last play call. Tate ...

    Blog | February 02, 2015
  4. Morning Roar: Golden Tate helps win a title

    Michael Rothstein

    Golden Tate might have to settle for watching his former Seattle Seahawks teammates in the Super Bowl on Sunday, but he did help another team to a title this week. Tate, now a receiver with the Detroit Lions, posted to his Instagram account on Tue...

    Blog | January 28, 2015
  5. Morning Roar: Lions ranked No. 20 in terms of young players

    Michael Rothstein

    Earlier this week, Pro Football Focus deemed the Detroit Lions five players away from being able to win a Super Bowl. Colleague Matt Williamson chose to look at teams from another metric -- their players age 25 or under. There, the Lions didn't fa...

    Blog | January 27, 2015
  6. How close are the Detroit Lions to the Super Bowl?

    Michael Rothstein

    The Detroit Lions have never been to a Super Bowl. In the Super Bowl era, the team has won just one playoff game. As part of a giant project that dropped over the weekend, the folks over at Pro Football Focus looked at every player who played 250 ...

    Blog | January 26, 2015
  7. Fan who got Lions Super Bowl tattoo still really optimistic about...

    Michael Rothstein

    David Morian was a believer in June when he took a chance with art on his body. He heard his friends and family joking with him when he decided to get a tattoo with an unlikely proclamation on it. Morian, 23, tattooed the Vince Lombardi Trophy and...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  8. Lions sad to see ND-Michigan rivalry end

    Michael Rothstein

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Golden Tate sat at his locker Thursday afternoon and sounded both defiant and somewhat annoyed. He has not played at Notre Dame in five seasons, won a Super Bowl with Seattle and now plays his NFL games in Michigan, about 40 minu...

    Blog | September 06, 2014
  9. Calvin Johnson believes Detroit Lions can win Super Bowl

    Michael Rothstein

    Calvin Johnson has been part of a winless season in the NFL with the Detroit Lions. Now, he believes this year's team represents his best chance so far of winning a Super Bowl.

    Story | Conversation | September 02, 2014
  10. Jim Caldwell is 27th among head coaches

    Michael Rothstein

    Jim Caldwell coached in a Super Bowl and also guided a team to the NFL's worst record, all in the span of three years during his time in Indianapolis. Now in his second stint as a head coach, apparently some of his experience in Indianapolis has i...

    Blog | August 26, 2014
  11. Lions' top plays: Johnson triple-covered

    Michael Rothstein

    This is one of three nominations for the most memorable play in Detroit Lions history. On Monday, we featured Barry Sanders' touchdown run to cap off the Lions' only Super Bowl era playoff win. On Wednesday, we'll feature Dan Orlovsky running out of ...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  12. Fan gets Lions Super Bowl tattoo

    Michael Rothstein

    David Morian saw what happened in Seattle, how a man got a tattoo on his body proclaiming the Seahawks as Super Bowl champions before it happened and then watched as his body art turned prophetic. So, he figured, why not try it with the Detroit Li...

    Blog | June 13, 2014
  13. Lions remain at 40-1 Super Bowl odds

    Michael Rothstein

    For a team bent on winning immediately and trying to use all of its resources to do so, the Las Vegas Hilton Sports Book appears unimpressed with what the Detroit Lions have done. Detroit's odds of winning the next Super Bowl were listed at 40-1 o...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  14. A look into Golden Tate's visit to Detroit

    Michael Rothstein

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Three days ago, Golden Tate figured everything would stay the same. He was in the Los Angeles area and had his younger sisters visiting from Ole Miss for spring break. He had just won a Super Bowl with Seattle and had been one...

    Blog | March 12, 2014
  15. A complicated legacy for Ford Sr.

    Michael Rothstein

    The legacy is complicated, one of both stability and ineptitude, of really wanting to win and being unable to come through on that desire. William Clay Ford Sr., the only owner the Detroit Lions have had during the Super Bowl era, died Sunday at a...

    Blog | March 09, 2014
  16. A tough ending for Burleson in Detroit

    Michael Rothstein

    Over the phone earlier this week, Nate Burleson sounded genuinely excited. Unlike last season, when he had to continue to rehabilitate the broken right leg he suffered in October 2012, he was healthy. He was fresh. And right after the Super Bowl e...

    Blog | February 13, 2014