- Ziggy Ansah is among the nominees for the Pepsi Next Rookie of the Week award.
- Reggie Bush is up for the FedEx Ground Player of the Week award.
- The Detroit Lions continued working out kickers on Tuesday, and Shayne Graham was among the tryouts, according to Josh Katzenstein. No signings ended up happening, though.
- Nate Burleson was mic'd up for last week's game on Thanksgiving.
- Hopefully Matthew Stafford feels better by Sunday.
Matthew Stafford said he's a little under the weather.— Kyle Meinke (@kmeinke) December 3, 2013
- As noted by Justin Rogers, Stafford is currently graded as the No. 3 quarterback on Pro Football Focus.
- Here's another great PFF stat via Rogers:
Also according to PFF, Suh had 41 QB pressures as a rookie. He has 61 through 11 games this season.— Justin Rogers (@Justin_Rogers) December 3, 2013
- Jim Schwartz had a great line on Tuesday about last week's game against the Green Bay Packers:
Schwartz on Sam Martin's KOs out of bounds vs Packers: "That was probably their best offensive play"— Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) December 3, 2013
- The announcers for Sunday's game between the Lions and Philadelphia Eagles are going to be Kevin Burkhardt and John Lynch. (via SideLion Report)
- NFL coaches really need to start going for it on fourth down more often.