ALLEN PARK - Detroit Lions Head Coach Jim Caldwell and players met the media Monday as they prepare for their Monday Night Football match-up against the Saints next week.
This next game is "Huge". It's the most important game of the year - Jim Caldwell. #Lions— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 14, 2015
The Lions only have three games left and have officially been eliminated from the playoffs.
Caldwell: "The Season's not over."— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 14, 2015
With the playoffs out of the picture, Caldwell says the message may change, but the expectation remains the same. #Lions— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 14, 2015
And the player's agree.
Eric Ebron "I'm going hard, three games....I still get paid to play these three games." On season without playoffs. #Lions— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) December 14, 2015
On Tuesday, the Lions announce they have officially placed tight end Brandon Pettigrew on injured reserve after tearing his ACL. The Lions also announce they have released tackle LaAdrian Waddle & from the practice squad cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste and have signed tight end Bear Pascoe to the active roster & defensive back Kendall James to the practice squad. Be sure to catch Lions Gameday Live at 10am every Sunday we'll have the very latest as FOX 2 is your Official Home of the Detroit Lions.