The Detroit Lions call the Ford Field home. For over 86 years the Lions have been representing Detroit in the NFL. In those 86 years the Lions achieved great success, specifically in the early years of the franchise. Between 1935 and 1957 the Lions won 4 league championships. Yet, this luck did not extend into the modern day considering the Lions have yet to win a Super Bowl despite regular appearances in the recent years NFL Playoffs.
Detroit Lions Next Game
The widget below shows the Detroit Lions next game. Included are the betting lines and odds for the game. This is a great tool for betters to make informed decisions.
Detroit Lions Football Schedule
Here is the Lions calendar. This shows their past games, scores, and the odds associated with that game as well as future games. This widget provides context and useful data for betters because it shows the team’s results over time.
Detroit Lions Standings
Bellow are the Detroit Lions current standings. This chart shows the team’s performance compared to all the teams in the league and shows the Lions performance in the conference and division.
|1||New England Patriots||16||14||2||441||250||0.875|
|3||Kansas City Chiefs||16||12||4||389||311||0.750|
|6||New York Giants||16||11||5||310||284||0.688|
|8||Green Bay Packers||16||10||6||432||388||0.625|
|14||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||16||9||7||354||369||0.563|
|22||New Orleans Saints||16||7||9||469||454||0.438|
|26||New York Jets||16||5||11||275||409||0.313|
|27||San Diego Chargers||16||5||11||410||423||0.313|
|28||Los Angeles Rams||16||4||12||224||394||0.250|
|31||San Francisco 49ers||16||2||14||309||480||0.125|
Bet On Detroit Lions Games
Formed in 1930, the Detroit Lions call the Motor City home. Throughout the history of the franchise, the Lions have won 4 league championships. Unfortunately, all of there were before the Super Bowl, meaning that the Lions have not yet won a Super Bowl. They have won 4 Conference Championships, the most recent in 1957. They have won 4 Division Championships, the most recent in 1993. In their history, the Lions have been in the playoffs 17 times. The most recent of these appearances was in 2014. In the last 5 years, the Lions have been in the playoffs 17 times.
One of the strengths of the Lions is their amazing players. Specifically, the Lions have Golden Tate and Calvin Johnson. Both these players have excelled in their positions. This can be seen by the Lions offense in the last season. The Lions scored 358 points for and allowed for 400 points against to be scored. This is not an astounding amount of points, yet it is a solid performance. The net points score equals -42 points. Furthermore, in the 2015-2016 season, the Detroit Lions won seven games and lost nine games. This brings their winning percentage to .438.
When betting on the Lions, it’s important to take into consideration the teams history. The last time they have been in the playoffs was in 2014, and the time before that was 2011. This spread of success in indicative of a shaky consistency. They Detroit Lions have not been able to constantly preform at their best.