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NFL Playoffs

All the postseason analysis from Pride of Detroit, SB Nation's Detroit Lions blog.

Open thread: Which team are you rooting for in the Super Bowl?

While wounds in Detroit are still tender, the biggest game of the year fast approaches. Who are you rooting for?

Lions vs. 49ers stock report: 11 movers after NFC Championship collapse

Check out your final movers for the week.

Dan Campbell doesn’t regret costly 4th-down decisions vs. 49ers

Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell explained his fourth down decisions that ultimately proved costly in their NFC Championship game loss to the San Francisco 49ers.

2 winners, 4 losers from the Lions’ loss against 49ers

The Lions lost to the 49ers in the NFC Championship game, who came out as a winner and a loser?

Recap: Lions’ second-half meltdown costs chance at 1st Super Bowl

The Detroit Lions were in control of the game against the San Francisco 49ers, but a complete meltdown in the second half cost them a Super Bowl opportunity.

Detroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers second half open thread

The Detroit Lions lead the San Francisco 49ers 24-7 at halftime of the NFC Championship game.

Detroit Lions EDGE James Houston ACTIVE vs. 49ers

The Detroit Lions have announced their inactives ahead of their NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers.

AFC Championship live open thread: Chiefs at Ravens

Come chat and hang out with us while we wait for the Detroit Lions to take the field. Chiefs and Ravens will provide a nice distraction in the AFC Championship game.

Best player prop bets for NFC Championship: Lions vs. 49ers

We identify our favorite player prop bets to consider for the Detroit Lions NFC Championship battle with the San Francisco 49ers.

NFL Conference Championship expert picks, predictions: Lions vs. 49ers

Our staff/expert picks and predictions for the NFC Championship Game between the Detroit Lions and San Francisco 49ers.

Bold prediction: Can Aaron Glenn’s defense keep Christian McCaffrey on a leash?

The Lions blueprint is not just about what the Niners do with their runs, but how often they run. Will it be enough Sunday?

Lions updated depth chart: NFC Championship vs. 49ers

An updated 2023-24 Detroit Lions depth chart based on our observations from recent games and practices.

The Detroit Lions will beat the San Francisco 49ers if...

What needs to happen for the Detroit Lions to beat the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship game? We break down the keys .

How to watch Lions vs. 49ers: TV channel, kickoff, online stream, odds and more

All the TV, radio, and online streaming info you need for Detroit Lions at San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship round of the playoffs.

Report: Detroit Lions will NOT play TE Zach Ertz vs. 49ers

Zach Ertz will not be elevated from the practice squad for the Detroit Lions’ NFC Championship game against the San Francisco 49ers.

Why coaching gives Detroit Lions a big edge over San Francisco 49ers

Kyle Shanahan is considered a "genius," while Dan Campbell is known more for his leadership. But the Lions coach has a serious advantage over Shanahan when it comes to decision-making.

NFC/AFC Championship: Expert picks, predictions, moneyline, spread, over/under

The POD staff make their predictions for the NFC Championship round of the 2023 NFL playoffs.

Open thread: Which matchup will be the key to the Lions beating the 49ers?

Which unit(s) will have to win their matchup in order for the Lions to punch their ticket to the Super Bowl?

Lions NFCC injury designations: Jonah Jackson, Kalif Raymond ruled out

The Detroit Lions have announced their injury designations ahead of their NFC Championship game with the San Francisco 49ers.

The Honolulu Blueprint: 10 keys to a Lions victory over the 49ers

Identifying the key things the Detroit Lions can do to secure a victory over the San Francisco 49ers in the 2023-24 NFC Championship game.

Open thread: Who are you rooting for in the AFC Championship?

Who will you be pulling for as the Ravens and the Chiefs face off in the AFC Championship game?

Nearly half of NFL fans want Detroit Lions to win the Super Bowl

The Detroit Lions are quickly becoming America’s sweetheart, as most NFL fans are pulling for them to win their first Super Bowl in franchise history.

Detroit Lions vs. San Francisco 49ers preview, prediction: On Paper

A statistical breakdown, preview, and prediction for the NFC Championship game between the San Francisco 49ers and Detroit Lions.

Injury report: Lions TE Sam LaPorta returns to practice on Thursday

Examining the Detroit Lions Thursday injury report as they prepare for their NFC Championship game with the San Francisco 49ers.

Notes: 49ers are up against the people’s NFC champion

The storyline lies in Detroit’s favor.

Lions vs. 49ers preview: Why Detroit has legitimate shot at upset

The Detroit Lions are considered pretty big underdogs against the San Francisco 49ers, but in our preview podcast, 49ers fan Rob Guerrera explains why Detroit has a shot at an upset.

Lions vs. 49ers 5Qs preview: Brock Purdy elevates SF offense to record heights

A conference championship playoff preview with Ryan Bainbridge about the matchup between the Detroit Lions and San Francisco 49ers.

Discussion: Which Lion needs to have a huge game this Sunday?

There is a path to an upset — and the Super Bowl! — for the Lions.

Detroit Lions make 3 roster transactions as NFC Championship practices begin

The Detroit Lions placed one player on IR, promoted another to the active roster, and signed a new player to the practice squad.

Detroit Lions injury report: 4 players miss Wednesday practice

Examining the Detroit Lions Wednesday injury report as they prepare for their NFC Conference Championship game with the San Francisco 49ers.

Dan Campbell says Lions’ ‘disruptive’ defense has one clear goal vs. 49ers

The Detroit Lions have upped the aggressiveness and disruption in recent weeks, but one other aspect of their game is key versus the San Francisco 49ers.

Lions TE Zach Ertz’s status unclear for NFC Championship game vs. 49ers

The Detroit Lions added Pro Bowl tight end Zach Ertz to the practice squad, but it’s uncertain if he’ll play against the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game.

Film breakdown: 11 key plays in Detroit Lions’ win over Buccaneers

Breaking down the film of the Detroit Lions’ 11 biggest plays in their Divisional Round win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Lions mailbag: Can Detroit replicate Packers’ offensive success vs. 49ers?

The Green Bay Packers offense looked impressive against the San Francisco 49ers. Can the Detroit Lions replicate that success in the NFC Championship game?

Scouting report: San Francisco 49ers can be defeated

A deep look into the Detroit Lions’ NFC Championship opponent: The San Francisco 49ers who stand in the way of a Super Bowl appearance.

Open thread: What is the Lions’ biggest mismatch against the 49ers?

The Lions travel to San Francisco to face a very well-rounded 49ers team. What’s the biggest mismatch?

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