The Vikings (9-2) took a huge step toward winning the NFC North, taking a three-game lead over the second-place Lions.
Matthew Stafford threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns and Matt Prater kicked a 52-yard field goal with 1:35 remaining.
The Lions rallied from first- and second-half deficits to earn consecutive victories for the first time since winning the first two games.
The Detroit Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a win on Monday night over the offensively challenged Green Bay Packers.
Detroit (3-4) was coming off its bye and lost for the fourth time in five games.
The New Orleans Saints’ resurgent defense forced five turnovers and scored a franchise-record three times.
President Trump is suggesting the U.S. change its tax laws to punish the NFL if members are “disrespecting” the national anthem or flag.
Newton threw three touchdowns to help the Carolina Panthers build a lead big enough to hold off the Detroit Lions Sunday.
Anthony Zettel led a ferocious performance by Detroit’s defense as the Lions beat the Vikings on Sunday afternoon.
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Akeem Spence said his father was denied a job due to his protest during the national anthem.
The director of MSP has commented on NFL players protesting during the national anthem by posting a message calling them “degenerates.”
Stafford’s pass to Tate was ruled to be just short of the goal line, overturning the call on the field and allowing the Falcons to win.
Jim Caldwell is under contract beyond this season.
Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns and rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return in the fourth quarter.
A Detroit Lions fan no longer has season tickets and isn’t welcome in the stadium anymore, the team said Thursday.