Lions coach Matt Patricia defends decision to practice outdoors
A day after Lions coach Matt Patricia held his team's practice outside in the cold and snow despite playing four straight games indoors or in Arizona, the first-year coach spent about four minutes and 900 words defending his decision to do so.
Read Matt Patricia's full answer on why Lions practiced outdoors
Matt Patricia gave a 900-word, four-minute opening statement on why the Lions practiced outdoors on Thursday.
Mike McCarthy punted on Packers' chance for 'galvanizing moment'
A game-winning drive sparked by a bold fourth-down call could have been what the Packers needed. Instead, the uncertainty about their season grows.
Bill Parcells says in book that Bill Walsh cheated during 1986 playoff matchup
In a new book, Bill Parcells says he approached Bill Walsh before their divisional round game in 1987 and told him he knew the 49ers sabotaged their own staff's headsets during their first series of the Giants' 17-3 victory the previous year.
and the steepest test awaits this weekend.
Flacco ailing, so Ravens QB Jackson might start vs. Bengals
The Baltimore Ravens, despite struggling this season, will present a problem this week for the Cincinnati Bengals, who have extra work to do in preparation.