Saquon Barkley reveals favorite childhood running back

Saquon Barkley reveals favorite childhood running back

Like James Franklin when he recruited a kid out of Whitehall (Pa.) High, Saquon Barkley has good taste in running backs....

Opinion: Saquon Barkley/Barry Sanders comparison is a mistake

Opinion: Saquon Barkley/Barry Sanders comparison is a mistake

After a stellar performance at the NFL Combine, Saquon Barkley is a sure fire Top 5 pick in the upcoming draft. At this...

NFL HALL OF FAMER BARRY SANDERS’ SON NIGEL SANDERS IS AN EMERGING PRODUCER AT 16

NFL HALL OF FAMER BARRY SANDERS’ SON NIGEL SANDERS IS AN EMERGING PRODUCER AT 16

Former Detroit Lions, running back Hall of Famer Barry Sanders is known for many things: leading the National Football L...

Best moments in Detroit Lions history

Best moments in Detroit Lions history

What are the best moments for each NFL franchise? Yahoo Sports provides our opinion, which you are free to disagree wit...

Barry Sanders Dunking at Slam Fest 1991

Barry Sanders Dunking at Slam Fest 1991

Barry Sanders and Ken Griffey Jr. dunking with two hands. Foot Locker dunk contest. Slam Fest 1991

David Johnson ties Barry Sanders with 15th straight 100-yard game

David Johnson ties Barry Sanders with 15th straight 100-yard game

SEATTLE -- Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson passed 100 yards from scrimmage in the final minute of Saturday...

Barry Sanders' 2,000 yard game

Barry Sanders' 2,000 yard game

On this day in 1997, Barry Sanders became the 3rd player in NFL history to rush for 2,000 yards in a single-season. Th...

OSU’s Sanders & OU’s Perine Win Big 12 Awards

OSU’s Sanders & OU’s Perine Win Big 12 Awards

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine and Oklahoma State kick returner Barry J. Sanders have been na...

Monday Musings: Lions look like legit Super Bowl contenders

Monday Musings: Lions look like legit Super Bowl contenders

At 8-4, Detroit certainly looks legit, but the final four games will be very telling for this team Are the Detroit Lio...

Detroit Lions — Ten of the most memorable games played on Thanksgiving

Detroit Lions — Ten of the most memorable games played on Thanksgiving

ALLEN PARK >> Thanksgiving has always been special for the Lions. The game always has a certain feel to it. It’s...

Barry Sanders is the all-time Thanksgiving MVP

Barry Sanders is the all-time Thanksgiving MVP

There have been plenty of incredible single-game performances during Thanksgiving Day. In 1976, O.J. Simpson rushe...

Idle Lions Move Into First Place in NFC North

Idle Lions Move Into First Place in NFC North

The Lions managed to have a productive bye week without having to do a thing. With losses by the Vikings and Packers on...

1991 Lions Honored at Halftime

1991 Lions Honored at Halftime

Photos of the halftime ceremony honoring the 1991 Detroit Lions on Sunday, October 16th, 2016.   Source: Detroit Li...

Detroit PAL Clinic with 1991 Lions Team

Detroit PAL Clinic with 1991 Lions Team

Photos from Detroit PAL clinic with members of the 1991 Detroit Lions Team on Saturday, October 15th, 2016.   ...

1991 Lions Legends Dinner

1991 Lions Legends Dinner

Photos from 1991 Lions Legends Dinner that took place at MGM Grand Detroit on Saturday, October 15th, 2016....