Game sold out
ALLEN PARK The Lions announced at noon that they have sold out Sundays home opener against the Minnesota Vikings which means the game will be televised on Fox-TV 2 locally. Kickoff is 1 p.m.
The Lions had received a 24-hour extension on Thursday when they announced there were 1,700 tickets remaining. The Lions (0-1) have sold out every home opener since 1999. Last season five games were blacked out on local television.