Articles tagged "Jim Schwartz"

Naughty Nurse: Detroit Lions off life support

Cold, Hard Football Facts for March 18, 2012

The Detroit Lions had their Matt Millen removed four years ago and the their vital signs have improved dramatically since then. In fact, our Naughty Nurse of analysis took the former sad-sack franchise off life support in 2011.

Lions Team Report: A whole new ballgame

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 6, 2012

The Lions lost to the Saints in their first meeting in New Orleans in Week 13. A loss this time means it's 'wait 'til next year' -- a phrrase usually uttered by Detroit fans in August.

Lions Team Report: Hint of things to come?

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 2, 2012

Matthew Stafford threw for 520 yards and 103.8 passer rating. Calvin Johnson had 11 receptions for 244-yards. The Lions crushed the Packers, right? Not exactly.

Lions Enjoy Ford Field Victory Lap After Trouncing Chargers 38-10: 5 Things We Learned

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 25, 2011

The Lions dominated the San Diego Chargers 38-10 and locked up a spot in the playoffs for the first time this millennium. CHFF Lions beat man Tom Pollin tells you 5 things. You better listen up.

Lions team report: Time for their best behavior

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 10, 2011

The Lions have been their own worst enemy lately and are in danger of dropping out of the playoff race because of it. They need to begin a behavior change this week against the Vikings.

Lions team report: Tripped up on the Bayou

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 5, 2011

Matthew Stafford fulfilled his part of the bargain in trying to match Drew Brees and his cajun-hot offense but the rest of the team couldn't get out of their own way to give the Lions a chance.

Twitter warfare and the scrambling quarterback double standard

Cold, Hard Football Facts for November 30, 2011

This week's Pigskin Detention delves into the dangerous world of football Twitter Warfare. And where are the battle cries from the Monday Night Countdown pundits for late hits on quarterbacks that don't render a flag? Fight with us: dive right in!

Lions team report: Welcome to the holiday den, champs

Cold, Hard Football Facts for November 23, 2011

The Lions and Packers were annual Thanksgiving Day opponents from 1951 to 1963 during the Lions and at the beginning of the Packers glory years. The Lions hold an 11-7-1 advantage on Thanksgiving against the Packers going into this year's game.

Detroit team report: Lions 45, Tebows 10

Cold, Hard Football Facts for October 31, 2011

Tom Pollin checks in with his Lions report, noting that it was a good day for the coaching staff and that Detroit's front seven contributed plenty to Tim Tebow's bad day.

Captain Comeback Week 6: When Old Is New Again

Cold, Hard Football Facts for October 18, 2011

Scott Kacsmar normalizes Week 6, with a look at the original Captain Comeback's success, the context for Tom Brady's career in the two-minute drill, the Packers inch closer to a record, and how the Colts compare to the 1976 Buccaneers and 2008 Lions.


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