- Bruton delivers on promise to be defensive factor Updated: Oct-01-15 1:55 am
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - David Bruton Jr. is delivering on his pledge to make a mark on Denver's defense in his seventh NFL season after being typecast as a special teams ace since coming out of Notre Dame in 2009.
- Lions coach Caldwell sticking with Lombardi to call plays Updated: Sep-28-15 5:19 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell had to look back a ways to point out how well his winless team was doing on offense. Back to when games didn't count.
- Lions lose 24-12 to Denver, fall to 0-3 on season Updated: Sep-28-15 2:14 am
DETROIT - Matthew Stafford dropped back on Detroit's second offensive play and was sacked by DeMarcus Ware - an ominous sign that for the Lions, not much had changed.
- Peyton Manning throws 2 TD passes, Broncos beat Lions 24-12 Updated: Sep-28-15 2:13 am
DETROIT - Peyton Manning was cool and confident, lofting passes to teammates as if they were buddies in his backyard.
- Thomas chasing Johnson's mark but focused more on W-L record Updated: Sep-23-15 8:12 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Demaryius Thomas still thinks he can break Calvin Johnson's single-season yardage record, slow start and all.
- Injured Lions QB Stafford throws at practice for Broncos Updated: Sep-23-15 5:16 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Matthew Stafford took snaps and threw at practice as if it was just another day at work.
- With Peterson 'back home,' Vikings top Lions 26-16 Updated: Sep-21-15 3:01 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Adrian Peterson wasn't around Minnesota last season.
- Peterson, Vikings keep Lions winless with 26-16 victory Updated: Sep-20-15 6:19 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - There were plenty of dark days for Adrian Peterson and the Vikings last year. Their opener this season was ugly, too.
- Seahawks-Packers at not quite the same stakes Updated: Sep-18-15 12:32 am
The Packers probably don't need any extra incentive when facing the Seahawks, particularly with the memory of their fourth-quarter NFC championship collapse in Seattle still fresh and painful.
- Detroit's duo of Stafford, Johnson combined for dud in loss Updated: Sep-16-15 6:00 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Calvin Johnson was cloaked all game by the San Diego Chargers, whose game plan included trying to shut down the superstar with multiple defenders.
- Run over in Week 1, Vikings try to rebound vs. Lions Updated: Sep-16-15 3:12 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings and their defensive-minded head coach spent all offseason focusing on improving a run defense that was among the worst in the league.
- Lions have plenty to correct after second-half fade Updated: Sep-14-15 7:46 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - If Detroit's season opener against San Diego had ended a bit differently, Ameer Abdullah might be the talk of the NFL.
- Lions WR Calvin Johnson shrugs off questions about age Updated: Sep-09-15 5:42 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Calvin Johnson doesn't think age has slowed him down. He is looking forward to proving it to opposing defenses this season.
- Too many stats? CBS broadcasters say they won't go overboard Updated: Sep-09-15 2:46 pm
NEW YORK - For those NFL fans whose heads are swimming as all kinds of numbers are bandied about, fear not when watching CBS telecasts this season.