Officiating in Lions-Packers game sparks outrage as owners prepare to meet

Washington PostThe latest venting came as the owners gather in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for a regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday and Wednesday. A sure topic of conversation will be what happened Monday night, when the Packers beat the Lions, 23-22, at Lambeau Field ...

October 15th 2019


Packers' David Bakhtiari made umpire aware of potential penalties before they were called

USA TODAYGREEN BAY, Wis. – Before the first penalty, David Bakhtiari approached umpire Jeff Rice, frustrated, confused and downright incredulous, and asked a simple but potentially game-altering question. All night, Detroit Lions defensive end Trey Flowers used the ...

October 15th 2019


Packers' Preston Smith 'might say thank you' to Lions' Trey Flowers for controversial penalties

USA TODAYDetroit Lions defensive end Trey Flowers committed two costly and controversial penalties in the fourth quarter of the Detroit Lions' 23-22 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Monday Night Football. Before he gets an apology from the NFL or the referees for the ...

October 15th 2019


In Allen Lazard, Packers find go-to receiver 'made for big moments' at bottom of roster

USA TODAYIf you were guessing which young and unproven receiver was most likely to come through for the Green Bay Packers with Davante Adams out Monday night, Allen Lazard probably would have been your last guess. Lazard was, after all, the lowest on the ...

October 15th 2019


Inbox: You play the odds, and the Packers played them exactly right

Packers.comI was watching the Vikings and Philadelphia game and noticed that Cousins got a number of big plays off of bootlegs and rollouts. When the Packers played Cousins they had a defensive player pressuring him on rollouts. Did the Packers pick up on a tell sign ...

October 15th 2019


Packers passing up free TD in fourth quarter costs bettor almost $50K on huge parlay

CBSSports.comGreen Bay Packers fans are pretty ecstatic with the 23-22 comeback victory they earned over the divisional rival Detroit Lions on Monday night, but there's one Packers fan who is absolutely heartbroken. SportsLine pointed out that a bettor at PointsBet ...

October 15th 2019


Packers beat Lions amid controversial calls; here's a look at some that influenced Monday night's game

CBSSports.comThe Green Bay Packers edged the Detroit Lions on Monday night to advance to 5-1 and remain atop a crowded NFC North race, but the officiating of the Week 6 finale may have sparked more conversation than anything Aaron Rodgers or Mason Crosby did ...

October 15th 2019


2019 NFL Free Agency Grades: Trey Flowers to Lions earns an 'A,' Broncos get 'D+' for Ja'Wuan James signing

CBSSports.comGuys haven't even signed contracts, and already NFL teams are throwing around money like they print it. Welcome to NFL Free Agency, 2019. The period officially begins Wednesday, but that doesn't mean deals weren't getting done Monday, the first day for ...

March 12th 2019


Patriots Left To Turn The Page As Trey Flowers Lands In Detroit

ForbesThe top defensive end left on the market no longer is on the market. Trey Flowers is a Detroit Lion on a five-year deal instead, as ESPN's Adam Schefter reported less than four hours after the NFL's tampering window opened Monday. The signing will become ...

March 12th 2019


Guregian: Solution for losing Trey Flowers will come in a draft loaded with elite pass rushers

Boston HeraldThe Patriots always are a step ahead, a move ahead. With the opening of the legal tampering window Monday, left tackle Trent Brown agreed to the most lucrative contract for an offensive lineman in NFL history. At four years and $66 million, the Pats weren't ...

March 12th 2019


Reports: Trey Flowers to sign massive deal with Detroit Lions

Yahoo SportsESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that defensive lineman Trey Flowers, who played under Patricia in New England from 2015-2017, has agreed to join the Lions on a lucrative five-year contract in the range of $16 million to $17 million per season. Flowers ...

March 11th 2019


Lions sign ex-Patriots pass rusher Trey Flowers to massive $17M per year deal, keep adding ex-Pats

CBSSports.comThe Detroit Lions aren't messing around when it comes to landing former Patriots players on the first day of free agency and, in addition to signing Danny Amendola early in free agency, the Lions have made a massive splash and landed former New England ...

March 11th 2019


Lions expected to sign Trey Flowers to five-year deal

NFL.comThe Lions agreed to a five-year deal with the pass rusher Trey Flowers on Monday, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. The deal, which reunites Flowers with coach Matt Patricia, is expected to be worth more than $16 or $17 million per season.

March 11th 2019