- Jim Schwartz is officially on the hot seat with the Detroit Lions falling out of first place in the NFC North and dropping to 7-7 on the season, and it seems like most fans want him to be fired. Lions players have a much different view of Schwartz, though. Case in point:
Ndamukong Suh on Jim Schwartz: "I don't want that coach to go anywhere."— Kyle Meinke (@kmeinke) December 18, 2013
- At this point, it seems unlikely that Brandon Pettigrew is going to play this week considering he was on crutches on Wednesday.
- Darius Slay's recent torn meniscus was not in the knee he injured in the lead-up to the NFL Draft; this time he tore his other meniscus.
- Todd McShay has the Lions taking USC wide receiver Marqise Lee in his first 2014 NFL mock draft.
- Kenny Albert, Daryl Johnston and Tony Siragusa are going to be the announcers for Sunday's game between the Lions and New York Giants.
- For those of you wanting to check out some potential 2014 head-coaching candidates, take a look at these two lists.
- The Dallas Cowboys have signed wide receiver Micheal Spurlock, who was released by the Lions earlier this month.
- The NFL's contingency plans for a massive snowstorm the weekend of the Super Bowl are quite wild.