ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The slumping Detroit Lions are rallying around Calvin Johnson, hoping he breaks Jerry Rice's NFL record for yards receiving in a season.
SAN FRANCISCO (9-3-1) at NEW ENGLAND (10-3)
Sunday, 8:20 p.m., NBC
OPENING LINE - Patriots by 5 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - San Francisco 8-5; New England 8-5
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) San Francisco cornerback Tarell Brown turned off the Monday Night Football game as soon as Tom Brady and the Patriots jumped out to a big lead.
Starting with how I expected the Bears-49ers to play out before the year began:
Week 11. At San Francisco 49ers (13-3) Mon., Nov. 19, 7:30 p.m.
When Mike Tice was Minnesota Vikings head coach a decade ago, the Randy Ratio was in operation. At least 40 percent of passes thrown were going to go toward Randy Moss.