What we learned from offseason program

What we learned from offseason program

The Detroit Lions looked different and practiced different in Matt Patricia’s first offseason as head coach. Th...

Matt Patricia, Detroit Lions rookies meet Barry Sanders

Matt Patricia, Detroit Lions rookies meet Barry Sanders

The thrill of a lifetime for anyone who pays attention to or is invested in the Detroit Lions revolves around meeting Ba...

Detroit Lions offensive line shouldering run game

Detroit Lions offensive line shouldering run game

The Detroit Lions’ offensive line is stepping up in 2018 and will shoulder the responsibility of lifting the team&...

Saquon Barkley is a 'next level' Barry Sanders

Saquon Barkley is a 'next level' Barry Sanders

Saquon Barkley absolutely dominated the NFL Combine from an athletic standpoint, but it's his production, character,...

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...