Lions History

Lions center Frank Ragnow (77), offensive tackle Taylor Decker (68) and guard Halapoulivaati Vaitai walk off the field after practice during the first day of training camp July 27, 2022 in Allen Park.

Detroit Lions recent first round draft history not as bad as you think

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It’s impossible to argue who the Detroit Lions best draft pick of all-time is

Two top 2023 edge rusher prospects draw comp to former Detroit Lions top pick

5 players Detroit Lions should have drafted instead of Jeff Okudah

DETROIT, MICHIGAN - NOVEMBER 24: Jamaal Williams #30 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball against the Buffalo Bills at Ford Field on November 24, 2022 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Nic Antaya/Getty Images)

Jamaal Williams is no-brainer as Detroit Lions best free agent signing since 2018

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Oct 31, 2015; London, United Kingdom; Detroit Lions former offensive tackle Lomas Brown at the NFL International Series Fan Forum at the Institute of Education. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Former Lions offensive tackle Lomas Brown has an epic draft story

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GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN - JANUARY 08: Jamaal Williams #30 of the Detroit Lions celebrates with teammates after a touchdown during the third quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on January 08, 2023 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Jamaal Williams ties then sets Lions’ franchise record for rushing touchdowns in a season (videos)

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DETROIT - NOVEMBER 23: Wide receiver Mike Furrey #87 of the Detroit Lions looks on against the Miami Dolphins on November 23, 2006 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. The Dolphins defeated the Lions 27-10. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

5 out of nowhere productive individual seasons in Detroit Lions history

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Detroit Lions nearing tight end touchdown record after trading T.J. Hockenson

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ANAHEIM, CA - OCTOBER 19: Demetrious Johnson #21 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball past Jackie Slater #78 of the Los Angeles Rams during a game at Anaheim Stadium on October 19, 1986 in Anaheim, California. The Rams won 14-10 (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

Former Lions safety Demetrious Johnson has died at the age of 61

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CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - DECEMBER 24: Amon-Ra St. Brown #14 of the Detroit Lions runs on the field for warmups before the game against the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium on December 24, 2022 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Eakin Howard/Getty Images)

Lions wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown in select company two seasons into career

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - AUGUST 20: A Detroit Lions helmet is seen on the sidelines during the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on August 20, 2022 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Have the Detroit Lions ever won at Carolina?

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Dec 18, 2022; East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA; Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell on the field before the game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports

Two data points outline what Detroit Lions have done, and history they’re up against

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 28: (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT) Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions in action against the New York Jets on September 28, 2014 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Lions defeated the Jets 24-17. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Have the Detroit Lions ever beaten the New York Jets on the road?

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Underappreciated Detroit Lions NFL record could fall this season

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Mount Rushmore of most hated figures in Detroit Lions history

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DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 23: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions throws the football against the Minnesota Vikings during an NFL game at Ford Field on November 23, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan. The Vikings defeated the Lions 26-19. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

When was the Detroit Lions last win on Thanksgiving?

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DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 27: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Ford Field on October 27, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Could two receivers break Calvin Johnson’s single-season yardage record this year?

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - SEPTEMBER 18: Jamal Agnew #39 of the Detroit Lions returns an 88 yard punt return for a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on September 18, 2017 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

When was the Detroit Lions last win on the road against the New York Giants?

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CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - NOVEMBER 13: Jeff Okudah #1 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after returning an interception for a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on November 13, 2022 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions pulled off touchdown trifecta in Chicago for first time in nearly 50 years

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Detroit Lions 14-point comeback on Sunday their first such comeback in a very long time

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Detroit Lions quarterback Bobby Layne looks to pass in a 17-16 win over the Cleveland Browns in a League Championship game on December 27, 1953 at Briggs Stadium in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by George Gelatly/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

Lions head coach Dan Campbell rejects ‘The Curse of Bobby Layne’

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DETROIT, MICHIGAN - OCTOBER 30: Jamaal Williams #30 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a touchdown with teammates against the Miami Dolphins during the first quarter at Ford Field on October 30, 2022 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jamaal Williams sets new Lions record for rushing touchdowns through seven games

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PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA - NOVEMBER 14: Godwin Igwebuike #35 of the Detroit Lions runs for a touchdown past Joe Schobert #93 of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the third quarter at Heinz Field on November 14, 2021 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Emilee Chinn/Getty Images)

The Detroit Lions have tended to have success lately coming off their bye week

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ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 02: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks for an open receiver against the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on October 2, 2011 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

When is the last time the Detroit Lions won in Dallas?

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GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN - DECEMBER 30: Quandre Diggs #28 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after intercepting a pass in the fourth quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on December 30, 2018 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions are still the last team to shut out the Green Bay Packers at home

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ANAHEIM, CA - CIRCA 1993:Rodney Peete of the Detroit Lions against the Los Angeles Rams at Anaheim Stadium circa 1993 in Anaheim,California. (Photo by Owen Shaw/Getty Images) (Photo by Owen C. Shaw/Getty Images)

When is the last time the Detroit Lions won in New England?

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DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 22: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Ford Field on December 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Falcons defeated the Lions 31-18. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Matthew Stafford’s single season pass attempt record on pace to be surpassed

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