Latest "Detroit Lions" News

10/16/2021

The Detroit Lions’ last loss to the Bengals sent the franchise spiraling

This 2017 game changed the course of the Lions’ franchise... for the worst.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/15/2021

Detroit Lions Week 6 injury report: 4 players questionable vs. Bengals

4 players are questionable for Sunday, but most seem likely to play vs. Bengals.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/14/2021

Detroit Lions approval poll: Head coach Dan Campbell (October 2021)

How are you feeling about Campbell after the Lions’ 0-5 start?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/13/2021

Cincinnati Bengals' QB Joe Burrow on 'voice rest' after throat contusion, expected to play against the Detroit Lions

Following a throat injury on Sunday, Cincinnati Bengals QB Joe Burrow has been put on 'voice rest' but is expected to play against the Detroit Lions on Sunday.

Source: ESPN

10/12/2021

Detroit Lions Week 5 stock report: Tracy Walker leads solid defensive performance

It’s time to recognize Walker for his recent improved play.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/11/2021

Detroit Lions rookie CB Jerry Jacobs impresses in first NFL start

It wasn’t perfect, but it was a promising debut for the undrafted rookie cornerback.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/11/2021

Detroit Lions injury updates: Taylor Decker has chance to return this week

Campbell also provided updates on Tyrell Williams, Quintez Cephus, Da’Shawn Hand and Kevin Strong.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/11/2021

Detroit Lions Week 5 snap counts observations: Rookies starting to take over

St. Brown, Barnes, and Onwuzurike are starting to get more playing time—and they’re earning it.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/10/2021

Detroit Lions lose another heartbreaker, this time to Minnesota Vikings

Four downs following the Lions’ 19-17 loss to the Minnesota Vikings includes another heartbreaker, defensive performance, the two-point conversion and three-man rush.

Source: detroitlions.com

10/10/2021

INSANE Ending Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings

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Source: YouTube

10/10/2021

Detroit Lions at Minnesota Vikings: Inactive lists for both teams

Who will be watching from the sidelines?

Source: Daily Norseman

10/09/2021

Detroit Lions elevate TE Shane Zylstra to active roster with T.J. Hockenson questionable

I’m sure T.J. Hockenson’s knee is fine, right? Right?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/09/2021

Detroit Lions fan confidence remains high despite 0-4 start

This regime has earned the trust of Lions fans, even without a tally in the win column.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/09/2021

Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings: Key matchups preview

Two injured and inexperienced units with big tests ahead of them

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/08/2021

Week 5 Prediction: Detroit Lions at Minnesota Vikings

How have the Lions fared in 2021? The Lions come into the building with an 0-4 record and probably should be 1-3. Week 1 the Lions lost to the 49ers 41-33. The 49ers built up a 28 point lead...

Source: Daily Norseman

10/07/2021

Detroit Lions' Anthony Lynn: 'Right now, we’re planning on going without' Penei Sewell

If Penei Sewell cannot play, the Detroit Lions could move Halapoulivaati Vaitai from RG to LT, the position he played for the Eagles in the Super Bowl

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/07/2021

Detroit Lions turn to NFL journeyman Evan Brown to replace Pro Bowl C Frank Ragnow

New Detroit Lions center Evan Brown, on his fourth team in five NFL seasons, played 60 of a possible 71 snaps last week against the Bears

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/06/2021

Detroit Lions rookie OT Penei Sewell dealing with ankle injury, status uncertain vs. Vikings

The hits keep coming to the Detroit Lions offensive line.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/06/2021

Detroit Lions place Pro Bowl center Frank Ragnow on IR with toe injury

The winless Lions have placed Pro Bowl center Frank Ragnow on injured reserve with a toe injury.

Source: ESPN

10/06/2021

Detroit Lions place Frank Ragnow on IR, sign Jessie Lemonier from practice squad

Another Lions offensive lineman heads to IR, while Detroit adds some needed edge help.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/05/2021

Detroit Lions sign 2; Pro Bowl C Frank Ragnow could miss multiple weeks

Detroit Lions DE Romeo Okwara, who went on injured reserve Tuesday, announced he will have surgery on his torn Achilles tendon later this week

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/05/2021

5 Detroit Lions game ball candidates against the Chicago Bears

Here are the five best Lions performances from Sunday. Vote on this week’s Game Ball winner.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/05/2021

Dave Birkett's thoughts on Detroit Lions' bad start: Ranking top NFL draft needs

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/04/2021

Detroit Lions lose top pass-rusher Romeo Okwara for season to torn Achilles

Lions outside linebacker Romeo Okwara will miss the rest of the 2021 season because of a torn Achilles.

Source: ESPN

10/04/2021

A new play caller, a better game plan and an improved Justin Fields. Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts on the Chicago Bears' 24-14 victory over the Detroit Lions in Week 4.

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears defeated the Detroit Lions 24-14 at Soldier Field, evening their record at 2-2 and bouncing back from a miserable offensive performance the week before.

Source: Chicago Tribune

10/03/2021

Matt Nagy on 24-14 victory over the Detroit Lions | Chicago Bears

Source: Google News

10/03/2021

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears live score updates, highlights

Detroit made some bad mistakes near the goal line and it cost them dearly.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/03/2021

Detroit Lions comprehensive depth chart: Week 4 at Chicago Bears

A quick reference guide for player viewing during the game.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/02/2021

Bears rookie QB Justin Fields to start vs. Detroit Lions

The Lions will have to face another rookie quarterback on Sunday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/30/2021

2021 Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions NFL week 4 game preview

Just when it looks like things couldn’t get any worse, here come the Lions, to make it better or...not

Source: Windy City Gridiron

09/29/2021

Detroit Lions expect Bears QBs Andy Dalton or Nick Foles to start, Justin Fields to play

The Detroit Lions are preparing for the Chicago Bears, who rank last in the NFL in total offense.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/29/2021

Breaking down the Detroit Lions dead salary cap hits

The Lions now lead the NFL in dead salary cap money for players no longer on the team in 2021

Source: USA Today

09/29/2021

Detroit Lions Week 4 scouting report: The Chicago Bears’ offense is still horrible

The Chicago Bears went into this offseason with a fan base ready to start anew. The 2020 Bears may have made the playoffs, but they were not a competitive team, and it felt like another wasted year...

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/28/2021

Detroit Lions have more than $50M in dead cap after releasing LB Jamie Collins

With Jamie Collins gone, Trey Flowers is the only major ex-Patriot signed in the Quinntricia era left with the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/28/2021

Detroit Lions release veteran LB Jamie Collins after exploring trade

The Detroit Lions released linebacker Jamie Collins on Tuesday, a week after the team said it was looking to trade him.

Source: ESPN

09/28/2021

Detroit Lions Week 3 rookie review: Derrick Barnes earns his first start

Examining how the Lions 2021 rookie class performed in Week 3.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/28/2021

5 Detroit Lions game ball candidates vs. Ravens

Here are the five best Lions performances from Sunday. Vote on this week’s Game Ball winner.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/27/2021

Detroit Lions' Dan Campbell: NFL yet to say anything about missed delay of game call

Replays showed the Ravens snapped the ball on a key second down about 1.8 seconds after the play clock on the CBS broadcast expired

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/27/2021

Dan Campbell: Trading Jamie Collins 'still in the works' for Detroit Lions

If the Detroit Lions cannot trade Collins in the coming weeks, they could opt to release the soon-to-be 32-year-old linebacker

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/27/2021

Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy says all 3 quarterbacks under consideration to start vs. Detroit Lions

Matt Nagy said on Monday that all three Chicago quarterbacks -- Justin Fields, Andy Dalton and Nick Foles -- are under consideration to start on Sunday versus the Lions after Week 3's disastrous 26-6 loss to the Browns.

Source: ESPN

09/27/2021

Detroit Lions' big lesson vs. Ravens: Get D'Andre Swift the ball even more

Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift finished with a team-high 47 yards rushing on 14 carries and is on pace for 108 receptions this season.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/26/2021

Baltimore Ravens' Justin Tucker wins game against Detroit Lions on record 66-yard FG

Justin Tucker kicked a record 66-yard field goal on Sunday as time expired to lift the Ravens past the Lions 19-17.

Source: ESPN

09/26/2021

Detroit Lions Week 3 inactives: Jamie Collins, Trey Flowers OUT vs. Ravens

The Lions will be without two starters in Week 3, although one was expected.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/26/2021

Detroit Lions comprehensive depth chart: Week 3 vs. Baltimore Ravens

A quick reference guide for player viewing during the game.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/25/2021

Detroit Lions downgrade DL Kevin Strong to out for Week 3

Another obstacle for the third year defensive lineman.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/24/2021

Baltimore Ravens place 4 defenders on COVID list ahead of meeting with Detroit Lions

The Ravens placed defensive lineman Justin Madubuike, edge defender Justin Houston, linebacker Jaylon Ferguson and defensive lineman Brandon Williams on the COVID list.

Source: mlive.com

09/24/2021

How Trey Flowers' absence would impact Detroit Lions run defense vs. Baltimore Ravens

Source: Google News

09/24/2021

Detroit Lions Week 3 injury designations: Jamie Collins out, Trey Flowers questionable

Flowers did not practice this week, questionable seems optimistic.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/24/2021

How Trey Flowers' absence would impact Detroit Lions run defense vs. Baltimore Ravens

Flowers is questionable to play against the Ravens after missing practice all week, while the Lions ruled out ILB Jamie Collins

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/24/2021

Detroit Lions vs. Baltimore Ravens preview, prediction: On Paper

A statistical breakdown and prediction for the Lions’ Week 3 matchup against the Ravens.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/23/2021

Why Ravens QB Lamar Jackson's missed practice (illness) isn't good news for Detroit Lions

Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson has been listed on the Ravens' injury report three times; Baltimore has won those games, 118-37.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/23/2021

Detroit Lions expect to rotate Jalen Reeves-Maybin, Derrick Barnes at linebacker more

“I think you’re probably going to split the load a little bit between Barnes and Reeves so that you get the most out of both of them as it pertains to both sides of it."

Source: mlive.com

09/23/2021

6 landing spots for Detroit Lions LB Jamie Collins

Jamie Collins could be on the move, and these six teams could be one of them.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

09/23/2021

Detroit Lions' Jamie Collins trade should happen soon: 'We’ve got suitors'

Detroit Lions rookie fourth-round pick Derrick Barnes and Jalen Reeves-Maybin will see expanded roles in Jamie Collins' absence

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/23/2021

Instant reactions to the Detroit Lions placing Jamie Collins on the trade block

We break down the Jamie Collins trade talks from every angle.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/22/2021

D’Andre Swift could get more involved in the Detroit Lions’ passing game

Swift already has 12 catches, but he may get involved earlier in games.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/22/2021

Detroit Lions place CB Ifeatu Melifonwu on IR, sign Daryl Worley off practice squad

With 54 starts in his five-year career, Worley is the most experienced cornerback on the Lions' 53-man roster

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/22/2021

Detroit Lions sign veteran CB Daryl Worley after placing another defensive back on IR

The Lions have opened the season by placing starting cornerbacks on injured reserve in consecutive weeks.

Source: mlive.com

09/21/2021

Detroit Lions' Derrick Barnes 'deserves a shot'; Dan Campbell explains clock management

A fourth-round pick out of Purdue, Detroit Lions rookie LB Derrick Barnes has played five defensive snaps in the first two games of the 2021 season.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/21/2021

Detroit Lions planning to play Derrick Barnes on defense this week

The Lions are game planning on how to get Derrick Barnes involved this week.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/21/2021

Peyton Manning believes in Jared Goff, Detroit Lions' rebuild: 'There's something there'

Peyton and Eli Manning had a chance to take a look at the Detroit Lions last night on Monday Night Football.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/21/2021

Detroit Lions grades in loss to Green Bay Packers: LBs completely fail; DBs not much better

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/21/2021

Aaron Rodgers throws for 4 TDs as Green Bay Packers quiet critics with bounce-back effort vs. Detroit Lions

After a humbling season-opening loss, the Packers rebounded with a 35-17 win over the Lions on Monday night, avoiding their first 0-2 start since 2006 and prompting Aaron Rodgers to remark on the "overreactions" that happen on a week-to-week basis.

Source: ESPN

09/20/2021

Detroit Lions win over Green Bay Packers would net bettor $736,959 on 16-team NFL parlay

The Lions have lost four straight to the Packers, including 27 of the last 30 played at Lambeau Field.

Source: mlive.com

09/20/2021

Detroit Lions to unveil new all-white uniforms vs. Packers on Monday Night Football

The Lions are pulling out an all-new uniform look for their nationally-televised 2021 debut

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/19/2021

Here's what Jared Goff learned Week 1 that can help Detroit Lions vs. Packers

Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff learned about his new offense's resilience and what an asset the run game can be for Monday's game at Green Bay.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/19/2021

Detroit Lions Week 2 NFL viewing guide

With no Lions football on Sunday, here are the games you should—and may have to—watch.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/19/2021

2021 Week 2: Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers Madden simulation

Come watch the game before the game.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/18/2021

Detroit Lions Week 2 injury report: Tyrell Williams OUT, Kalif Raymond questionable vs. Packers

The Lions are hurting at WR going into Monday night.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/17/2021

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift's groin injury 'no concern;' Packers minus top pass rusher

After missing the preseason with a groin injury, Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift played 63 offensive snaps and had 19 touches last week vs. the 49ers,

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/17/2021

What does Aaron Rodgers see in Detroit Lions secondary? 'A couple long last names'

The Detroit Lions are expected to start two rookie CBs on Monday night, third-round pick Ifeatu Melifonwu and slot corner A.J. Parker.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/17/2021

Detroit Lions RB Jamaal Williams thriving after Packers let him go: 'They didn't want me'

Detroit Lions RB Jamaal Williams had 17 touches and 110 yards from scrimmage. including eight catches for 56 yards, in his Detroit Lions debut.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/16/2021

Detroit Lions Week 2 injury report: Tyrell Williams, Kevin Strong miss practice on Thursday

Tyrell Williams remains in the NFL’s concussion protocol.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/16/2021

Detroit Lions sign another offensive lineman, not in hurry to fill other open roster spot

Will Holden has been promoted to the 53-man roster for Detroit, which continues to play without star left tackle Taylor Decker.

Source: mlive.com

09/16/2021

2 reasons Detroit Lions game vs. Packers could be special for Amon-Ra St. Brown

The St. Browns are one of 16 brother combinations c​​​​​​​urrently in the NFL, and one of three sets of siblings with ties to the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/15/2021

Detroit Lions blitzed at the highest percentage of all Week 1 teams

Well, this certainly is a drastic change in strategy.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/15/2021

Detroit Lions Week 2 scouting report: What the hell happened to the Green Bay Packers?

Did we all overestimate the Packers or was this just one awful performance?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/15/2021

Steve Smith: Sideline blowup shows Detroit Lions 'a train wreck waiting to happen'

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/14/2021

Detroit Lions waive OL Tommy Kraemer, may be signing CB Quinton Dunbar

The Lions have created two roster spots, and it looks like we know how they are going to fill one.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/14/2021

Detroit Lions Week 1 rookie review: 4 start vs. 49ers

Examining how the Lions 2021 rookie class performed in their NFL debuts.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/13/2021

Detroit Lions place Jeff Okudah on IR, expected to sign cornerback soon

The Lions made it official by moving Okudah to IR.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/13/2021

Detroit Lions CB Jeff Okudah out for 2021 NFL season with ruptured Achilles

Lions cornerback Jeff Okudah will miss the rest of the season after rupturing an Achilles tendon in Detroit's loss Sunday to San Francisco.

Source: ESPN

09/13/2021

Top Detroit Lions receiver Tyrell Williams suffers brain injury

Williams is in concussion protocol after taking a helmet to the head on Sunday against San Francisco.

Source: mlive.com

09/13/2021

Source - Detroit Lions CB Jeff Okudah out for season with ruptured Achilles

Lions cornerback Jeff Okudah will miss the rest of the season after rupturing an Achilles tendon in Detroit's loss Sunday to San Francisco.

Source: ESPN.co.uk

09/13/2021

Detroit Lions' Jamaal Williams, T.J. Hockenson two of few bright spots in loss

Dave Birkett breaks down the Detroit Lions who stood out both good and bad after Sunday's 41-33 loss to the San Francisco 49ers.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/12/2021

Detroit Lions rookie Penei Sewell solid in debut at left tackle

Four downs following the Lions’ 41-33 loss to the San Francisco 49ers includes Sewell's debut, small margin for error, Goff shows grit and aggressive calls.

Source: detroitlions.com

09/11/2021

Detroit Lions sign practice squad OL Tommy Kraemer, Will Holden elevated to active roster

The Decker move to IR is official, Kraemer signed in a corresponding move.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/11/2021

Report: Detroit Lions place Taylor Decker on injured reserve after finger surgery

Detroit Lions rookie Penei Sewell took first-team reps at LT after Taylor Decker's injury and could make his NFL debut at the position vs. 49ers

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/10/2021

Detroit Lions Week 1 injury designations: Taylor Decker ruled OUT vs. 49ers

Looks like there will be some shuffling on the Lions’ OL

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/10/2021

Taylor Decker likely out for opener vs. 49ers, Detroit Lions weighing options at LT

If Detroit Lions do not start swing tackle Matt Nelson at LT, either rookie Penei Sewell or RG Halapoulivaati Vaitai will man the position

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/10/2021

Detroit Lions hire Don Muhlbach as special assistant to the organization

The 17-year vet retires and returns to Detroit to begin a new career.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/10/2021

Don Muhlbach to join Detroit Lions organization as special assistant

The Detroit Lions announced Friday that Don Muhlbach has joined the organization as Special Assistant.

Source: detroitlions.com

09/10/2021

Detroit Lions S Dean Marlowe's parents were first responders on 9/11: 'It never leaves you'

Donald Burns, an assistant fire chief and the cousin of Detroit Lions safety Dean Marlowe's mother, was killed in the 9/11 attacks

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/09/2021

Converted DL Matt Nelson ready to replace Taylor Decker in Detroit Lions opener against 49ers

Decker missed practice on Thursday with a finger injury, and it sure doesn't sound good.

Source: mlive.com

09/09/2021

No workload limits on Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift: 'We can count the reps Monday'

Detroit Lions starter D'Andre Swift will not have any restrictions on playing time in Sunday's season opener against the San Francisco 49ers

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/08/2021

Dan Campbell explains what WR Trinity Benson's role might be with Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions have been impressed with new receiver Trinity Benson. Coach Dan Campbell outlined what his role might be heading into the opener.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/08/2021

2021 NFL predictions: Who will be the Detroit Lions’ Rookie of the Year?

There are a lot of candidates among Detroit’s young roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/07/2021

Detroit Lions protect 4 players on the practice squad for Week 1

Lions take extra precautions with Steven Montez, Bruce Hector, Jalen Elliott, and Zane Gonzalez

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/07/2021

NFL Week 1 power rankings: Detroit Lions open the season near the bottom of the league

Exploring at how the national media views the Lions.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/07/2021

Dan Campbell: Detroit Lions' D'Andre Swift good to go for season opener vs. 49ers

Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift did not play this preseason and practiced sporadically during training camp because of a groin injury

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/06/2021

How Trinity Benson, KhaDarel Hodge could help Detroit Lions WR corps this fall

Acquired off waivers from the Cleveland Browns, KhaDarel Hodge could help the Detroit Lions immediately as a four-phase player on special teams

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/06/2021

ESPN projects 2021 Detroit Lions to finish with a bottom three offense and defense

Dan Campbell wanted to use a different finger.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/06/2021

Detroit Lions game-by-game predictions for 2021 season

The Lions open the season on Sunday -- yes, this Sunday! -- against the San Francisco 49ers.

Source: mlive.com

09/03/2021

Detroit Lions not discouraged by Penei Sewell’s struggles heading into opener against 49ers

Sewell was Detroit's third-worst offensive player, according to ProFootballFocus, but the Lions still believe he's ready for Week 1.

Source: mlive.com

09/03/2021

Detroit Lions explain decision to keep only 2 tight ends on roster

The Lions opted to keep only two tight ends on their roster, with the team’s brass pointing to their confidence in those two players, not to mention some in-house position flexibility.

Source: mlive.com

09/03/2021

Mic’d up video: Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn trying to set a culture

Glenn has a vision in mind, and he’s communicating it well with the team.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/02/2021

Inside the Detroit Lions’ trade for Trinity Benson, why they’re taking an NFL-high 7 receivers into regular s

Detroit traded fifth- and seventh-round picks for the former Broncos wideout.

Source: mlive.com

09/02/2021

Brad Holmes: Easy to evaluate Jared Goff this fall, and 9 other Detroit Lions thoughts

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes and coach Dan Campbell seem genuinely enthused by their lineup as it stands, especially at offensive and defensive line.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/02/2021

Meet the 5 new members of the Detroit Lions practice squad

The Lions continue to make moves to upgrade their roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/02/2021

Get to know the Detroit Lions initial 15-player practice squad

The Lions signed 15 players to their practice squad that were recently with the team.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/01/2021

The Detroit Lions have the second-youngest roster in the NFL

The Lions have a lot of energy, but are “green” according to Dan Campbell.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/31/2021

Detroit Lions roster analysis: Who’s in, who’s out and what’s next for the 53-man squad

The Lions set one of the most unusual 53-man rosters in the league, electing to forgo a kicker.

Source: mlive.com

08/31/2021

Detroit Lions keep Tom Kennedy as sixth WR, cut both kickers to set initial 53-man roster

The Detroit Lions will have one of the youngest secondaries in the NFL in 2022 after keeping 2 undrafted rookies and a converted safety as backup CBs

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/31/2021

Tom Kennedy in, both kickers out on Detroit Lions’ initial 53-man roster

The Lions have announced their initial 53-man roster for the 2021 season.

Source: mlive.com

08/31/2021

2021 NFL roster cuts: Making sense of Detroit Lions cutting Mike Ford, Tyrell Crosby

Jeremy and Erik discuss two surprising moves from the Lions’ first wave of cuts.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/30/2021

'Why not us?' QB Jared Goff expects Detroit Lions to win the NFC North this fall

At least one NFL team has gone worst-to-first in its division in 17 of the 19 years since the league expanded to 32 teams in 2002

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/30/2021

Ex-lacrosse pro Tom Kennedy has ‘inside track’ on Detroit Lions roster spot

Kennedy impressed coaches with a productive training camp and preseason.

Source: mlive.com

08/30/2021

Source - Detroit Lions release veteran WR Breshad Perriman

The Detroit Lions have released Breshad Perriman just five months after signing the veteran wide receiver, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: ESPN

08/29/2021

2021 Detroit Lions roster cuts tracker: Latest news, updates

Tracking every Lions’ roster update as they happen.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/28/2021

Kyle Meinke’s final Detroit Lions 53-man roster projection

The Lions have until 4 p.m. Tuesday to trim their roster to 53 players.

Source: mlive.com

08/28/2021

5 Detroit Lions bubble players who improved their roster chances vs. Colts

Several players came out Friday night with a mission to land on the team’s 53-man roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/27/2021

Recap: Detroit Lions let early lead slip away, lose to Colts in preseason finale

The Lions go winless in the preseason, but who cares? Bring on the regular season.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/27/2021

Detroit Lions vs. Indianapolis Colts: Make-or-break game for these 5 bubble players

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell said he knows about 80% of who will make his team's roster with one game left in the preseason.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/26/2021

Matthew Stafford takes a not-so-subtle shot at Detroit Lions organization

One of the biggest moves in the NFL during the offseason happened quickly when the Los Angeles Rams acquired Matthew Stafford from the Detroit Lions in exchange for two future first-round picks, a third-round pick and QB Jared Goff.

Source: Fox News

08/25/2021

It appears Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts will rest most starters in preseason finale

Don’t expect to see many—if any—Lions’ starters on Friday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/24/2021

Detroit Lions training camp observations: Swift looks fine; still searching for WRs

Notes from a sweltering day at camp.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/24/2021

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell concerned by lack of reps for injured playmakers D'Andre Swift and T.J. Hockenson

Neither Lions running back D'Andre Swift (groin) nor Pro Bowl tight end T.J. Hockenson (shoulder) has participated in the preseason, which is a cause for some concern for first-year coach Dan Campbell.

Source: ESPN

08/24/2021

Detroit Lions announce roster cuts, including QB Jordan Ta'amu

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Source: 247Sports

08/23/2021

Detroit Lions' Jeff Okudah 'got a little greedy' vs. Steelers; bigger role for Tom Kennedy?

Detroit Lions' Tom Kennedy, who ranks among the NFL preseason leaders in receptions and receiving yards, is pushing Breshad Perriman for a roster spot

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/23/2021

Detroit Lions cut Jordan Ta'amu, 'have no problem keeping 3' QBs on 53-man roster

The Lions are trending towards keeping both Tim Boyle and David Blough as backups to starting QB Jared Goff

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/23/2021

Detroit Lions HC Dan Campbell: ‘We trust Tom Kennedy right now’

Kennedy making the most of his opportunity.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/23/2021

Detroit Lions 53-man roster projection 2.0

Jahlani Tavai might have played his way off the roster heading into Year 3.

Source: mlive.com

08/23/2021

Top 5 PFF graded Detroit Lions on offense, defense vs. Steelers

A closer look at Saturday’s top performers.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/22/2021

Snap counts: Detroit Lions get good look at reserve OL in preseason loss to Steelers

Matt Nelson, Jonah Jackson, Evan Brown, Halapoulivaati Vaitai and Penei Sewell were the first-team group, with Brown and Nelson playing every offensive snap.

Source: mlive.com

08/21/2021

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Detroit Lions free live stream: How to watch NFL preseason football, TV

Find out when and where to watch the Lions and Steelers play in the preseason for free if you don't have cable.

Source: cleveland.com

08/17/2021

'It was time:' Detroit Lions to release long-time long snapper Don Muhlbach

Don Muhlbach made two Pro Bowls in 17 seasons with the Lions and ends his career in Detroit 37th on the NFL's all-time list for games played

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/17/2021

Detroit Lions sign former XFL QB Jordan Ta'amu as backups nurse injuries

Jordan Ta'amu, who played collegiately at Ole Miss, played five games for the XFL's St. Louis BattleHawks in 2020. The Detroit Lions have signed him.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/17/2021

Detroit Lions sign ex-XFL QB Jordan Ta’amu with banged-up quarterback room

Campbell said Blough is dealing with a shoulder issue while Boyle’s ankle is still bothering him from the preseason opener.

Source: mlive.com

08/17/2021

Here's what Detroit Lions OT Penei Sewell is working on ahead of Steelers preseason game

Sewell fared well in his first game in more than 19 months, since Oregon's Rose Bowl win over Wisconsin on Jan. 1, 2020

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/17/2021

Prosecutors: Ex-Detroit Lions CB Alex Brown had a BAC of .211 after wrong-way crash

TE Charlie Taumoepeau, who was a passenger in Brown's car during the accident, remains hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/17/2021

Ex-Detroit Lions CB Alex Brown facing four charges after car accident that injured teammate

Former Detroit Lions cornerback Alex Brown is facing four charges stemming from a car accident that injured teammate Charlie Taumoepeau early Sunday morning.

Source: ESPN

08/16/2021

Detroit Lions waive TE Charlie Taumoepeau, place C/G Evan Boehm on IR

The Lions roster is down to 87 players. There will be two more moves coming before Tuesday’s deadline.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/16/2021

D'Andre Swift still out at Detroit Lions practice; Levi Onwuzurike returns

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift has barely practiced this summer and could miss second straight preseason game Saturday vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/16/2021

Detroit Lions 53-man roster projection 1.0

With one preseason game in the books, a look at some of the hottest roster battles in camp.

Source: mlive.com

08/16/2021

5 Detroit Lions who stood out in Preseason Week 1

Tim Twentyman takes a look at 5 players who stood out during the Detroit Lions first preseason game of 2021.

Source: detroitlions.com

08/15/2021

Detroit Lions waive CB Alex Brown

The Lions made their first of five cuts ahead of Tuesday’s deadline.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/15/2021

Detroit Lions preseason Game 1 recap mailbag

We answer your questions after the Lions’ preseason loss to the Bills.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/15/2021

Detroit Lions 53-man roster prediction post preseason Game 1

Who’s in and who’s out?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/14/2021

New Detroit Lions RB Craig Reynolds shines in preseason loss: 'Yo, what's your name?'

Detroit Lions running back Craig Reynolds led the Lions with six carries and 49 yards rushing against Buffalo one day after signing as a free agent.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/14/2021

Detroit Lions RB Craig Reynolds scores first career TD a day after tryout -- 'I introduced myself in the huddle'

Lions RB Craig Reynolds went from being a free agent Thursday morning to scoring his first career touchdown Friday night. "I introduced myself in the huddle at one point," said Reynolds, who led Detroit with 49 rush yards in a preseason loss to Buffalo.

Source: ESPN

08/14/2021

NFL Preseason Week 1 Game Recap: Buffalo Bills 16, Detroit Lions 15 | NFL News, Rankings and Statistics

The Buffalo Bills opened their 2021 preseason with a nail-biting 16-15 win over the Detroit Lions.

Source: Pff.com

08/13/2021

Detroit Lions comprehensive depth chart: Preseason Game 1 vs. Buffalo Bills

A quick reference guide for player viewing during the game.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/13/2021

9 players to watch in Detroit Lions preseason opener against Bills

Jared Goff and Penei Sewell are expected to make their (unofficial) Lions debuts against Buffalo.

Source: mlive.com

08/13/2021

Detroit Lions vs. Buffalo Bills preseason Week 1: 5 players to watch

5 players who need to show what they got against Buffalo

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/12/2021

Detroit Lions waive Quinton Dunbar after cornerback misses most of training camp

The Detroit Lions released Quinton Dunbar on Thursday after the veteran cornerback had been out due to personal reasons.

Source: ESPN

08/11/2021

Detroit Lions training camp injury updates: Jermar Jefferson, Breshad Perriman trending in right direction

Some of the Lions’ offensive weapons are getting healthier.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/11/2021

2021 Training Camp Highlights: Duce Staley Mic'd Up | Detroit Lions

Source: Google News

08/11/2021

Well-traveled WR Kalif Raymond is Detroit Lions' international man of mystery

On his fifth team since 2016, Kalif Raymond is expected to handle return duties and play as a No. 3 or 4 WR for the Detroit Lions this fall.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/11/2021

Who do you want to see ball out in the Detroit Lions’ preseason opener?

Which Lions player are you hoping makes a huge first impression in the preseason?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/10/2021

Detroit Lions training camp Day 12 observations: 1-minute drill struggles

The Lions offense needs a little more urgency.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/10/2021

Dan Campbell: Grit will determine Detroit Lions' final roster spots; 'There's no turds here'

The Detroit Lions have used the same starting lineups on offense and defense for the majority of training camp

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/10/2021

Dan Campbell loves grit of Detroit Lions: ‘There’s no turds here’

Campbell gave credit to former general manager Bob Quinn and head coach Matt Patricia for assembling a roster deep with tough players.

Source: mlive.com

08/09/2021

Detroit Lions ease depth concerns in secondary, sign veteran cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman

After hosting free-agent cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman for a workout, the Detroit Lions announced Monday that they have signed the veteran while waiving safety D'Angelo Amos.

Source: ESPN

08/09/2021

Detroit Lions sign NB Nickell Robey-Coleman, waive D’Angelo Amos

Lions adding depth to their secondary.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/09/2021

Calvin Johnson thanks Detroit Lions fans in Hall of Fame speech: 'You loved me and my family'

Calvin Johnson used his induction speech for the Pro Football Hall of Fame to tout plant-based medicine and thanked Detroit Lions fans for support.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/07/2021

Detroit Lions place Nick Williams on reserve/COVID-19 list, sign two other D-linemen

The Detroit Lions added two players Saturday, signing free agents Michael Barnett and P.J. Johnson and place Nick Williams on reserve/COVID-19 list.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/06/2021

Calvin Johnson: Detroit Lions' offer shows team 'not serious' about mending fences

The Detroit Lions offered Johnson a three-year contract that would pay him around $500,000 annually for appearance fees to help settle their dispute

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/06/2021

Detroit Lions have 2 of NFL's top sleeper prospects, experts say. Why they made the cut

When Football Outsiders recently ranked the top-25 sleeper prospects in the NFL, the Detroit Lions' Julian Okwara and Quintez Cephus made the cut.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/06/2021

Meet all 22 Detroit Lions in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

As Detroit Lions legends Calvin Johnson and Alex Karras enter the Pro Football Hall of Fame, it's time to take a look at all 22 Lions enshrined.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/05/2021

As Tyrell Crosby fights hamstring injury, Detroit Lions' backups come into focus

Detroit Lions' second-year LB Julian Okwara suffered a rib contusion Wednesday but could return for Friday's padded practice.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/04/2021

Detroit Lions training camp observations, Day 7: Things get physical

The intensity picked up again as the Lions let some live tackling fly on Wednesday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/03/2021

Detroit Lions training camp observations: Day 6

The pads went on and players were ready to bring the juice.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/03/2021

Alim McNeill an early star at Detroit Lions training camp, might be steal of their draft

A third-round pick out of North Carolina State, McNeill has taken the vast majority of first-team reps at NT for the Detroit Lions this summer

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/03/2021

2021 Training Camp Highlights: Anthony Lynn Mic'd Up | Detroit Lions

Source: Google News

08/02/2021

When pads come on, Detroit Lions running game ready to prove it's the real deal

D'Andre Swift and Jamaal Williams could be the Detroit Lions' most lethal RB duo since at least Reggie Bush and Joique Bell

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/02/2021

8 takeaways from Detroit Lions training camp, the unpadded practices

A look at the biggest storylines from the first five practices.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/02/2021

Matthew Stafford feels like he let down Detroit Lions fans

Matthew Stafford, now Los Angeles Rams quarterback, spoke with NBC Sports' Peter King about a number of topics, including his time with Detroit Lions

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/02/2021

2021 Training Camp Highlights: Jared Goff Mic'd Up | Detroit Lions

Source: Google News

08/01/2021

Why Detroit Lions' Dan Campbell fined Tracy Walker for not getting an interception

Tracy Walker is ticketed for a starting safety role this fall for the Detroit Lions, alongside either Will Harris or Dean Marlowe.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/31/2021

Detroit Lions training camp observations: Day 4

With fans in Allen Park, the energy level went up a few notches.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/31/2021

Day 4 notes and observations: T.J. Hockenson shining bright for Detroit Lions offense

He's coming off a Pro Bowl season, and figures to be a fixture in the new offense.

Source: mlive.com

07/31/2021

Watch Detroit Lions root on Melissa Gonzalez, David Blough's wife, in Tokyo Olympics

Among the competitors in the Tokyo Olympics, there's one woman that the Detroit Lions are rooting hard for. Because she's a part of the family.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/31/2021

Detroit Lions hold watch party to support Olympic hurdler Melissa Gonzalez, wife of QB David Blough

The Detroit Lions held a local watch party on Friday to cheer on Melissa Gonzalez -- the wife of quarterback David Blough -- as she qualified for the Olympic semifinal round of the 400-meter hurdles in Tokyo.

Source: ESPN

07/29/2021

Detroit Lions training camp observations: Day 2

A deep dive into what we saw on Day 2 at Allen Park.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/29/2021

Detroit Lions players use up-downs as a way to unify the defense

The Lions players/coaches are finding unique ways to bond.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/29/2021

4 standout players from Detroit Lions training camp, Day 2

A couple defensive backs made a big impression during Thursday’s practice.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/29/2021

Dan Campbell explains why Detroit Lions have one open spot on 90-man roster

NFL teams have until Aug. 17 to get down to 85 players. Rosters must be reduced to 80 by Aug. 24, and teams must be at the 53-man limit by Aug. 31.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/26/2021

Madden NFL 22 rating revealed for Detroit Lions’ first-round pick Penei Sewell

After playing as Detroit in Madden when he was a kid, Sewell now has his very own rating.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/19/2021

Detroit Lions' future doesn't look too bright, according to ESPN Future Power Rankings

It's pretty well known at this point: the Detroit Lions are in the beginning stages of a rebuild.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/30/2021

5 reasons why Detroit Lions fans should have hope in 2021

Here’s why you should drink the kool aid

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/18/2021

Detroit Lions sign WR Chad Hansen, leave roster spot open for RB Todd Gurley

Chad Hansen played with Detroit Lions QB Jared Goff at Cal, where he caught 92 passes for 1,249 yards in 2016

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/18/2021

Detroit Lions sign WR Chad Hansen, waive UDFA WR Jonathan Adams

Lions swap reserve wide receivers, opting for a veteran over a UDFA.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/18/2021

USC beat writer: Amon-Ra St. Brown may be the perfect fit for the Detroit Lions

Ryan Kartje of the LA Times explains why Amon-Ra St. Brown may be the perfect prospect for the Lions.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/17/2021

Report: Detroit Lions sign 4th rounders Amon-Ra St. Brown and Derrick Barnes to rookie contracts

With both fourth rounders signing the dotted line today, Ifeatu Melifonwu is the only unsigned Lions’ rookie.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/14/2021

NFL.com writer encourages fans to jump aboard Detroit Lions bandwagon

This NFL.com writer is all-in on Dan Campbell, are you?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/14/2021

Top 8 moments from the Detroit Lions’ behind-the-scenes draft video

Our favorite parts from the Lions’ 37-minute war room video.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/11/2021

5 takeaways from 2021 Detroit Lions minicamp

Tim Twentyman gives his 5 takeaways from the Detroit Lions' three-day minicamp.

Source: detroitlions.com

06/10/2021

Detroit Lions minicamp Day 3 observations: 2-minute offense passes first test

Jared Goff looked efficient and decisive to end Lions minicamp.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/10/2021

Mark Brunell’s vast depth of knowledge resonates with Detroit Lions quarterbacks

"He’s been through it all, every game, every snap, every coverage. He’s had so many reps, so he’s a wealth of knowledge for all three of us quarterbacks."

Source: mlive.com

06/10/2021

Free agent RB Todd Gurley visits Baltimore Ravens; Detroit Lions interested 'on our terms'

While the Detroit Lions have one open spot on their 90-man roster, Gurley is making a free agent visit to the Baltimore Ravens

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/10/2021

No-name Detroit Lions WR corps could get boost from Victor Bolden, Quintez Cephus

Two young Detroit Lions wideouts, one who spent parts of the past 2 years on practice squad, and one a 2020 5th-round pick, have impressed this spring

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/09/2021

Detroit Lions minicamp observations, Day 2

A look at the most notable events from Wednesday’s practice.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/09/2021

Detroit Lions' Dan Campbell not looking ahead to 49ers yet: 'Right now it's about us'

Detroit Lions have not started preparing for their Week 1 opponent yet and have spent the offseason installing their new offensive and defensive schemes

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/09/2021

Jared Goff ‘empowered’ by collaborative efforts with Detroit Lions coaches

It appears Goff and Lions coaches are getting off on the right foot.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/08/2021

Jared Goff, new Detroit Lions offense working out kinks at mandatory minicamp

Goff is busy developing chemistry with his new receivers during minicamp.

Source: mlive.com

06/08/2021

Detroit Lions' Dan Campbell 'not worried' about criticism from media for helmet stunt

While most Detroit Lions fans seem to appreciate Dan Campbell's authenticity, some national media types have been more dismissive.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/08/2021

Mandatory minicamp preview: Who is the most interesting Detroit Lions player to watch?

Which player will you be eager to hear about this week?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/07/2021

Detroit Lions offensive line lands in top 10 of PFF’s 2021 rankings

A PFF analyst believes Detroit’s built the foundation they need to succeed.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/07/2021

Detroit Lions sign free agent LB Reggie Gilbert

The Lions have another edge defender to add to their linebacker competition.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/06/2021

Mailbag: Will the Detroit Lions’ collaborative coaching style actually work?

Detroit’s power structure is pretty unique... but will it work?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/05/2021

Detroit Lions' Jamaal Williams loves ex-teammate Aaron Rodgers, but 'just stay out a minute'

In four seasons with the Green Bay Packers, new Detroit Lions running back Jamaal Williams became close with quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/04/2021

The Detroit Lions have signed a free-agent running back. No, not Todd Gurley.

The Lions have added Michael Warren, a former undrafted free agent out of Cincinnati.

Source: mlive.com

06/04/2021

An open letter from Detroit Lions fans to national sports media

Leave us alone.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/03/2021

Detroit Lions assistant coaches react to NFL's 'race norming': 'Comical ... insulting'

After the NFL pledged to halt the use of “race norming” in assessing brain injury claims, two Detroit Lions assistants called it “insulting.”

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/03/2021

Detroit Lions coaches insulted that NFL assumed Black players had lower cognitive function

"Race-norming" was used in the NFL's formula for handing out concussion settlements.

Source: mlive.com

06/03/2021

Jared Goff is drawing rave reviews at Detroit Lions OTAs

Goff followed up a great day on Wednesday with another strong showing on Thursday in front of the media.

Source: mlive.com

06/03/2021

6 standouts from Day 5 of Detroit Lions OTAs: Jared Goff impresses again

The Lions quarterback already looks like he has command of the offense.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/03/2021

Detroit Lions DT, former Buckeye suspended for violation of NFL substance abuse policy

The former Buckeye will face a suspension.

Source: Saturday Tradition

06/03/2021

Detroit Lions are still interested in Todd Gurley, talking with his agent

Dan Campbell said the Lions were still pursuing the veteran back.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/28/2021

2 mistakes by the Detroit Lions in the 2021 NFL Draft

The Detroit Lions were unable to make all the right moves in the 2021 NFL Draft - see which two they will regret the most as they move into their rebuild.

Source: ClutchPoints

05/28/2021

Recapping Detroit Lions OTA Day 3 practices, press conferences

It was a busy day in Allen Park. Let’s recap it all.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/27/2021

Detroit Lions observations: Tyrell Crosby, Jamie Collins among no-shows at OTAs

The Lions are reportedly exploring the trade market for Crosby, who is out of a starting job following the addition of Penei Sewell.

Source: mlive.com

05/27/2021

Todd Gurley meeting with Detroit Lions for free agent visit: Report

Detroit Lions are hosting Todd Gurley for a visit, after he ran for a career-low 678 yards and nine TDs last season with Atlanta Falcons

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/25/2021

No crowd restrictions in place for Detroit Lions games at Ford Field this fall

Officially, the Lions played 12 of 16 games at stadiums with no paid attendance. They played twice in front of crowds of more than 10,000 people.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/25/2021

ESPN writer predicts Detroit Lions to sign G Trai Turner

Would the former Charger be a good fit in Detroit?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/25/2021

Practice photos reveal Detroit Lions’ potential starting offensive line

The Lions took the field for the first time as a team, and the official photo album

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/25/2021

Top players to watch for Detroit Lions OTAs

Breaking down which players will be in the spotlight for this week’s OTA practices.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/24/2021

Key players in attendance as Detroit Lions open organized team activities

Detroit Lions players released a statement through the NFLPA in April saying they intended to opt out of voluntary workouts this spring

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/24/2021

7 things to watch for Detroit Lions OTAs

A look at the most important storylines for this week’s OTA practices.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/23/2021

Detroit Lions mailbag: Projecting lineups in 3-4 base, nickel, dime formations

We got some hints this week from Lions coaches, but how will the rest of the defense look in 2021?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/21/2021

Detroit Lions reportedly did NOT formally offer Matt Campbell a contract

Lions got the Campbell they wanted all along.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/21/2021

Source: Iowa State coach Matt Campbell never was offered Detroit Lions head coaching job

Detroit Lions did not swing and miss on Iowa State coach Matt Campbell in their winter coaching search because they did not swing at all

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/21/2021

Why the Detroit Lions are 'really impressed' with third-year LB Jahlani Tavai

Jahlani Tavai earned a subpar coverage grade from Pro Football Focus in 2020, when he played as a rotational linebacker for the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/20/2021

One Detroit Lions assistant says Packers QB Aaron Rodgers will be in Green Bay this fall

Dom Capers, an ex-Packers DC and current Detroit Lions assistant, says Lions fans shouldn't bet on a breakup between Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/20/2021

2021 NFL game-by-game odds: The Detroit Lions are not favored in any week

We take a look at the odds for each game on the Lions’ 2021 schedule.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/19/2021

Detroit Lions offensive line 'can be as good as we want to be' after Penei Sewell addition

The Detroit Lions will start an OL this fall with three first-round picks currently age 27 or younger: Taylor Decker, Frank Ragnow and Penei Sewell

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/19/2021

Watch: Detroit Lions RB Jermar Jefferson’s college highlights

Find out why the Lions believed Kerryon Johnson was expendable.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/18/2021

Detroit Lions scout Roman Phifer leaves for senior personnel job with Denver Broncos

Roman Phifer, who spent the past three seasons as a scout for the Detroit Lions, has accepted a job as an executive with the Denver Broncos.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/18/2021

Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell gets his lion (from PETA)

Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell wanted a lion for the team practice facility, so he got one. From PETA.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/18/2021

Watch: Detroit Lions LB Derrick Barnes’ college highlights

Take a look at the future of Lions linebacking.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/17/2021

Off-the-cuff Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell jokes about bringing pet lion to practice

Dan Campbell has yet to coach an actual game in Detroit, but the first-year Lions coach is already making an early case as one of the most entertaining coaches in the league with his off-the-cuff style.

Source: ESPN

05/17/2021

Detroit Lions' Dan Campbell wants pet lion for sideline, would give up arm for Super Bowl

Dan Campbell joked he wants a pet lion for the Detroit Lions' Allen Park practice facility, though "I might end up losing an arm because of it"

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/17/2021

Detroit Lions fan approval poll: GM Brad Holmes (2021 post-draft)

Do you approve of the job Brad Holmes has done through his first draft?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/17/2021

Detroit Lions WR Amon-Ra St. Brown: 'I'm ready to take someone's job'

The Detroit Lions' fourth-round pick, Amon-Ra St. Brown, says he remembers the name of each receiver selected in front of him in the 2021 NFL draft.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/16/2021

No quarterback, no problem for Detroit Lions at Dan Campbell's first rookie minicamp

The Detroit Lions used assistant coaches Mark Brunell, Antwaan Randle El and Tanner Engstrand to simulate quarterback play at rookie minicamp

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/16/2021

Detroit Lions new numbers revealed at rookie mini-camp

An initial look at the Lions’ rookie jersey numbers.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/14/2021

Detroit Lions announce 32 players will participate in rookie mini-camp

Every drafted player except Penei Sewell will be in attendance

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/14/2021

4 things to watch as Detroit Lions open rookie minicamp

Onwuzurike is expected to lead Detroit's new-look interior defensive line.

Source: mlive.com

05/14/2021

Detroit Lions begin signing rookie class, ink third-round pick Alim McNeill to 4-year deal

Lions GM Brad Holmes said McNeill has 'upside as a rusher' because of his quick feet and athletic ability

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/13/2021

Detroit Lions received texts from NFL teams praising selection of LB Derrick Barnes

Holmes continues to receive praise for this first draft as Lions GM.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/13/2021

Way-too-early Detroit Lions game-by-game predictions for 2021 NFL season

MLive's Benjamin Raven and Kyle Meinke predict the outcome of each game with the 2021 NFL schedule officially on the books.

Source: mlive.com

05/12/2021

Detroit Lions’ 2021 schedule release: 10 quick observations

Immediate thoughts on the Lions’ 2021 schedule.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/12/2021

Were Detroit Lions trying to trade up for Penei Sewell? | Pro Football Talk | NBC Sports

Source: Google News

05/12/2021

2021 Detroit Lions, NFL schedule release live updates: Packers on Monday Night Football

The 2021 NFL schedule will release at 8 tonight on NFL Network, but there are already leaks of Week 1 games, Thanksgiving games and more.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/12/2021

Kerryon Johnson calls being waived by Detroit Lions ‘weird’, ‘scary’

The former Lions RB spoke publicly for the first time since being waived by Detroit.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/12/2021

2021 NFL schedule leaks: Detroit Lions will open 2021 season vs. 49ers

The Lions could be facing another rookie quarterback in WEek 1.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/11/2021

Detroit Lions’ UDFA class ranked fourth-best in NFC

Detroit’s haul of players after the draft ranks among the best in the NFC.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/10/2021

New 'Venom' sequel stars vintage Detroit Lions jacket, just like Eddie Murphy's

The trailer for 2021's 'Venom' sequel features Tom Hardy wearing a Detroit Lions jacket that's a nod to the same one worn famously by Eddie Murphy.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/10/2021

Notes: Tom Hardy sports Detroit Lions jacket in new ‘Venom’ trailer

Could there be a new iconic jacket in town?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/10/2021

Detroit Lions turned down ‘solid’ trade-down offer to draft Penei Sewell

The Lions had an offer on the table, but Sewell was far too good to pass up.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/09/2021

Which Detroit Lions position group are you most excited about?

It’s okay to feel good again.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/08/2021

Meet the NFL's highest-paid players, now including Detroit Lions center Frank Ragnow

The Detroit Lions have made Frank Ragnow the NFL's highest-paid center, at $13.5 million a year. Here are the best-paid at other positions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/07/2021

Former Detroit Lions running back Kerryon Johnson claimed by Philadelphia Eagles

Kerryon Johnson, the Detroit Lions' second-round pick in 2018, was claimed Friday by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/07/2021

Former Detroit Lions RB Kerryon Johnson clears waivers

The former Lions second-round pick joins a handful of former teammates in Philadelphia.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/07/2021

Detroit Lions' Frank Ragnow emotional after new contract: 'It’s kind of hard to fathom'

Frank Ragnow's father, Jon, died of a heart attack in October 2016, during Ragnow's junior season at Arkansas. Detroit Lions picked him in 2018 draft.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/07/2021

Detroit Lions CB Jeff Okudah 'feeling great' after surgery, poised for bounce back 2021

After a rough rookie season in which eh allowed a passer rating of 118, Okudah should benefit from playing under Aubrey Pleasant and Aaron Glenn

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/06/2021

Detroit Lions release former second-round running back Kerryon Johnson

The Lions have waived running back Kerryon Johnson. Detroit also signed tight end Darren Fells on Wednesday.

Source: ESPN

05/06/2021

Detroit Lions waive former second-round running back Kerryon Johnson

The Lions have waived running back Kerryon Johnson. Detroit also signed tight end Darren Fells on Wednesday.

Source: ESPN

05/06/2021

Jared Goff: Not drafting a QB 'a nice vote of confidence' by Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions passed on QBs Justin Fields of Ohio State and Mac Jones of Alabama to take OT Penei Sewell with the No. 7 overall pick/

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/06/2021

How Detroit Lions QB Jared Goff is building chemistry with teammates as NFL plans for OTAs

The NFL released offseason workout dates Thursday, weeks after the NFLPA put out statements on behalf of 21 teams saying they would sit out workouts

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/06/2021

Detroit Lions making Frank Ragnow NFL's top-paid center, source says

The Lions and Frank Ragnow have agreed to a four-year, $54 million contract extension that makes him the highest-paid center in the NFL, a source told ESPN.

Source: ESPN

05/06/2021

Detroit Lions releasing Kerryon Johnson

The former Auburn standout is being waived after three seasons, reports indicate.

Source: AL.com

05/06/2021

Detroit Lions reportedly cutting Kerryon Johnson after three seasons

The Detroit Lions are waiving running back Kerryon Johnson, who played 16 games last season for the first time in his career

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/05/2021

NFL Draft winners: 5 players who benefit most from Detroit Lions 2021 draft

These players are now in a better spot after Detroit’s seven draft picks last week.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/05/2021

2021 Detroit Lions depth chart: Post-NFL Draft update

The Lions added 20 rookies to their roster over the weekend, bringing their total up to 86 players.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/04/2021

Notes: Detroit Lions’ 2021 draft class makes PFF’s top 5

Both PFF and Dane Brugler were big fans of the Lions’ draft haul.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/04/2021

Josh Hill informs Detroit Lions he is retiring; Darren Fells set to visit Wednesday

One of the players new Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell was counting on to set the team culture, TE Josh Hill, has informed the team he is retiring.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/04/2021

Detroit Lions' selection of Alim McNeill caused friction in Philadelphia Eagles' draft room

The Eagles traded down from No. 70 to 73 for a sixth-round pick, and missed out on North Carolina State's Alim McNeill, chosen by the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/04/2021

2021 Detroit Lions post-draft, 53-man roster prediction

An early look at how the roster could look at season’s start.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/04/2021

Breaking down the Detroit Lions 2021 UDFA class

The Lions add another 13 rookies to the 2021 roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/03/2021

Detroit Lions sign 13 undrafted free agents, including 3 wide receivers

With 85 players under contract, the Detroit Lions still have room to add more rookie tryout players or veteran free agents

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/03/2021

2021 NFL draft: Detroit Lions officially sign 13 undrafted free agents

The Lions announced the signings of 13 undrafted free agents, including three wide receivers and a pair of running backs.

Source: mlive.com

05/03/2021

Detroit Lions 2021 NFL Draft recap: Draft class superlatives

Grades are great and all, but we’re not here to play school.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/03/2021

Tom Brady challenged to win Super Bowl with Detroit Lions by Kevin Hart

Here is video of the comedian issuing the challenge to Brady right to his face, via video chat.

Source: mlive.com

05/03/2021

The Detroit Lions 2021 draft class was among the most valuable in the NFL

The Lions got the most out of their picks.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/02/2021

Did the Detroit Lions screw up the Philadelphia Eagles’ draft?

The Eagles war room looked pissed during Round 2. Did the Lions ruin their Friday night?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/02/2021

Detroit Lions' UDFA tracker: Wake Forest WR Sage Surratt highlights list

With the 2021 NFL draft in the books, the Detroit Lions are signing undrafted free agents to join them this summer

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/01/2021

Oregon State running back Jermar Jefferson selected by Detroit Lions in seventh round of 2021 NFL Draft

During his three-year OSU career, Jefferson ran for 2,923 yards, fifth best in school history

Source: OregonLive

05/01/2021

New Detroit Lions WR Amon-Ra St. Brown was bred to be a star at an early age

Amon-Ra St. Brown is the son of a two-time Mr. Universe and has two football-playing brothers, including one who plays WR for the Green Bay Packers

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/01/2021

NFL Draft Day 2 recap: Detroit Lions go heavy on talent, light on need

Detroit had an unconventional Day 2 of the NFL Draft. Let’s break it down.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/01/2021

2021 NFL Draft Day 2 grades, analysis: Detroit Lions building ‘sneaky’ good class

Opinions are all over the place with the Lions’ Day 2 picks, but a few believe Detroit is having an under-the-radar draft.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/01/2021

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes explains Day 2 picks of Onwuzurike, McNeill, Melifonwu

Confused by the Lions’ picks on Friday? The Lions GM explained his thought process at the end of the night.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/01/2021

2021 NFL Draft: How Levi Onwuzurike impacts Detroit Lions roster

The Lions added an explosive defensive tackle. How will he fit on the roster?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/30/2021

Detroit Lions considered three players with No. 7 pick in NFL draft

The Detroit Lions considered three players with No. 7 pick in NFL draft but chose Oregon's Penei Sewell. They also turned away a few trade inquiries.

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/30/2021

Detroit Lions went crazy when they drafted Penei Sewell, the fans and draft experts agree

Penei Sewell was selected by the Detroit Lions, and everybody went crazy. Including the Lions front office.

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/30/2021

Detroit Lions pick Penei Sewell; ESPN's Booger McFarland: 'We shouldn't be surprised'

Here's what the ESPN NFL draft analysts said after the Detroit Lions selected Oregon offensive lineman Penei Sewell with the seventh overall pick.

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/28/2021

Report: Detroit Lions waive TE Hunter Bryant with non-football injury

Disappointing news for the Lions’ TE3.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/28/2021

Report: Detroit Lions pick up Frank Ragnow’s fifth-year option

This allows the Lions to keep their Pro Bowl center through the 2022 season

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/28/2021

NFL Draft rumors: Detroit Lions attempted to trade up for Ja’Marr Chase

Well, that would’ve been interesting.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/27/2021

Taylor Decker wants Detroit Lions to 'take all the linemen' in 2021 NFL draft

With Taylor Decker entrenched at left tackle, the Detroit Lions could play a rookie like Penei Sewell or Rashawn Slater at right tackle in 2021

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/25/2021

NFL draft preview: Detroit Lions hunting for secondary help a year after taking Jeff Okudah

Patrick Surtain could be the first defensive player off the board in 2021 NFL draft; Caleb Farley's stock has dropped due to injury concerns

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/25/2021

2021 NFL draft: Mocking 5 draft trades that could work for the Detroit Lions

"Although we do have a cluster of players that we’d be comfortable with, we are still willing and open to moving either direction," Brad Holmes said.

Source: mlive.com

04/25/2021

Detroit Lions have history of busts when picking No. 7 in NFL draft

In 54 No. 7 picks in the NFL draft since the AFL/NFL joint draft era, the Detroit Lions have taken four players, two of whom were disasters.

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/24/2021

NFL draft preview: Rebuilding Detroit Lions appear to be kicking QB decision to future

Detroit Lions may pass on drafting their QB of the future despite having a top-10 pick for the third straight year in 2021 NFL draft

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/24/2021

How Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes is making do in 'most unusual draft' ever

The Detroit Lions will have a smaller-than-usual contingent of just 10 people in their Allen Park draft room next week

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/23/2021

Detroit Lions open to trading No. 7 pick in NFL draft

New Lions GM Brad Holmes said that there has been discussions with other teams about potentially trading up or down in the first round but that nothing is set in stone.

Source: ESPN

04/22/2021

NFL draft preview: Detroit Lions have options to restock offense in deep WR class

TE Kyle Pitts and WRs Ja'Marr Chase, DeVonta Smith and Jaylen Waddle could be top-10 picks in 2021 NFL draft, where Detroit Lions need playmakers

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/22/2021

Why the Detroit Lions should draft Rashawn Slater

Detroit has a glaring need on the right side of their offensive line and this draft has just the player to fill that need.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/22/2021

Looking back on the Detroit Lions’ history with the 7th overall pick

Looking back on the Lions’ history picking at seven.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/21/2021

NFL draft preview: Detroit Lions could be tempted by these two tackles at No. 7

Michigan football's Jalen Mayfield could be a top-50 pick despite starting just 15 NCAA games. The Detroit Lions could be looking at line depth, too.

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/18/2021

Mock Draft round up: Detroit Lions trading out of pick No. 7 continues to trend

Most of the usual suspects, with a few new names added to the fray

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/18/2021

NFL Draft: What is the worst case scenario for the Detroit Lions in the first round?

Anything but this.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/16/2021

Detroit Lions Dueling Mock Drafts 3.0: How many needs can be filled in one draft?

Who had the better mock draft: Team POD or our live audience?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/06/2021

Recapping the best, worst moves of Detroit Lions free agency

We finish up free agency talk to lead us into the NFL Draft.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/06/2021

Quinton Dunbar, Detroit Lions reach 1-year deal

Veteran DB Quinton Dunbar is signing a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions following an injury-plagued season in Seattle.

Source: ESPN

04/05/2021

NFL draft prospect Penei Sewell plays with 'violent intentions,' may not reach Detroit Lions

ESPN analyst Todd McShay said Sewell has All-Pro potential and likely will be the first OT off the board

Source: Detroit Free Press

04/05/2021

Detroit Lions top 6 needs for 2021 NFL Draft

With the dust on free agency nearly settled, it’s time to evaluate the Lions’ biggest holes on the roster leading up to this year’s draft.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/04/2021

Detroit Lions selling Jeff Okudah jersey with new number

Looks like Okudah will be sporting a new number in 2021.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/01/2021

It sounds like the Detroit Lions love this new era of collaboration in the front office

“That’s part of the culture; they want us around, and they want us to be aware of what’s going on."

Source: mlive.com

04/01/2021

Detroit Lions reportedly hosting 2 defensive backs for visits this week

The NFL Network reports the Lions have visits with cornerbacks Corn Elder and Quinton Dunbar this week.

Source: mlive.com

04/01/2021

Detroit Lions hosting free agent CB Corn Elder for a visit

The Lions are bringing in a nickel corner who had an impressive 2020 season.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

04/01/2021

Why the Detroit Lions will have one less home game soon under new schedule plan

The Detroit Lions will be the home team for an international game at least once in the next eight years, likely costing them a home game.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/31/2021

Florida's Kyle Pitts, LSU's Ja'Marr Chase make case for Detroit Lions to consider at No. 7

Florida's Kyle Pitts said playing alongside Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson would make the offense "hard for a defense to scheme" against

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/30/2021

Detroit Lions won't have extra minicamp this spring; Dan Campbell won't use it as excuse

NFL teams with new head coaches would have been able to hold their first workout next week in a normal year

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/30/2021

2021 NFL Draft: Detroit Lions have the NFL’s most experienced scouting staff

The Lions could have a leg up this year when it comes to scouting a difficult draft class.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/30/2021

Detroit Lions 'comfortable' picking at No. 7, not surprised by early NFL draft trades

With QBs now expected to go with the first four picks, the Detroit Lions could land the draft's top OT, WR or TE in Round 1

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/29/2021

Detroit Lions notes: Halapoulivaati Vaitai likely ticketed for OG role in 2021

Vaitai played primarily right guard in 2020 after signing a five-year, $50 million contract to be the Lions' right tackle

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/29/2021

Dan Campbell touts Detroit Lions' patchwork approach to free agency: 'It gives us options'

Eight of the Detroit Lions' nine free agent additions signed 1-year deals and none received more than $5M guaranteed. What's that mean for the future?

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/29/2021

Detroit Lions considered a Kenny Golladay sign and trade

General manager Brad Holmes explained why the Lions opted to simply let Golladay hit free agency.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/29/2021

Detroit Lions banking on speed-infused receiver room to revive Jared Goff’s deep ball

"I’m sure Jared won’t have any frowns about having this much speed in the receiver room. Definitely I believe in Jared, with his ability on the deep ball, and he showcased it."

Source: mlive.com

03/29/2021

2021 NFL free agency: The 10 best remaining fits for the Detroit Lions

Most of the free-agent market has been picked over, but the Lions head into this phase with an additional $15 million in space and more than a few needs.

Source: mlive.com

03/27/2021

Detroit Lions mock draft roundup: Wide receivers become consensus pick

The majority of mock drafters seem to be heavily focused on three players for the Lions

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/26/2021

Detroit Lions' NFL draft plan for No. 7 pick should be more clear after Friday's trades

For the Detroit Lions, trading out of the No. 7 pick in the NFL draft might have just gotten more difficult after the Dolphins' two big trades Friday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/25/2021

Penn State LB Micah Parsons runs eye-opening 40-yard dash, speaks to Detroit Lions at pro day

"I talked to the Lions a couple times. I spoke to the coach again today. We had a great, great conversation."

Source: mlive.com

03/24/2021

NFL free agency: Detroit Lions sign former Browns WR Damion Ratley

Lions add another speed option at WR.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/24/2021

NFL free agency news: Detroit Lions reportedly signing LB Alex Anzalone to 1-year deal

Lions finally add an off-the-ball linebacker

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/24/2021

Mel Kiper’s mock draft 3.0: Did the Detroit Lions get the right Alabama WR?

Jaylen Waddle or DeVonta Smith, who you got?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/24/2021

What Jared Goff's contract restructure means for his future with Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions would be left with $15 million in dead cap space should they decide to move on from Jared Goff after one season

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/24/2021

What you need to know about the Detroit Lions restructuring Jared Goff’s contract

The Lions have converted $20 million of Goff’s salary into a signing bonus, which creates $15 million in cap space for 2021, but also probably commits Detroit to Goff for at least another season.

Source: mlive.com

03/23/2021

Why Detroit Lions take Alabama's DeVonta Smith in Mel Kiper Jr.'s new NFL mock draft

In Mel Kiper Jr.'s new NFL mock draft, he has Detroit Lions nabbing Alabama receiver DeVonta Smith as the top target for QB Jared Goff.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/23/2021

Kalif Raymond agrees to one-year deal to become Detroit Lions' new return man

Kalif Raymond served as Tennessee Titans' primary return man last season, averaging 9 yards per punt return and 18.3 yards per kick return.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/22/2021

Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp tells new DE Charles Harris to do one thing for her

Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp asks new defensive end and former first-round draft pick Charles Harris to do one thing: Go get the quarterback.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/22/2021

Detroit Lions' Michael Brockers apologized to Jared Goff for 'level up' comment

Detroit Lions QB Jared Goff said on WXYT-FM (97.1) there is no ill will towards Michael Brockers for the comments he made to TMZ

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/22/2021

Detroit Lions' Michael Brockers apologized to Jared Goff for 'level up' remark on Matthew Stafford

Michael Brockers said Monday that he apologized to Jared Goff for telling TMZ when he was with the Rams that Matthew Stafford represented a "level up" at quarterback from Goff.

Source: ESPN

03/22/2021

Detroit Lions free agency Week 1 recap: 4 winners, 2 losers

A look at which players benefitted the most—and least—in Week 1 of free agency.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/22/2021

Jared Goff finally gives the Detroit Lions a quarterback who knows how to win

Jared Goff arrives to Detroit Lions with a 42-27 record, 3 playoff victories and a quarterback resume unmatched in Detroit over the past 60 years.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/21/2021

Detroit Lions' Michael Brockers 'can wield the hammer of Thor,' signs $24 million extension

Rams traded Michael Brockers to Detroit Lions for low price of 2023 seventh-round pick after he declined to cut his 2021 pay in half

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/20/2021

Mock Draft round up: Detroit Lions continue to be connected to skill players

Mock Drafters can’t settle on the best skill player for the Lions

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/20/2021

What the Detroit Lions are getting in Charles Harris

The Lions are taking a flyer on a former first-round edge rusher

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/19/2021

Report: Detroit Lions giving Michael Brockers a new three-year, $24 million deal

In a move likely to drop Brockers’ 2021 cap hit, the Lions

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/19/2021

Detroit Lions' ageless long snapper Don Muhlbach back for 18th season

Don Muhlbach is second on the Detroit Lions' all-time list with 260 games played. He needs to play five more seasons to pass Jason Hanson (327 games)

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/18/2021

WR Breshad Perriman joins Detroit Lions, team father Brett starred for

Fomer Jets WR Breshad Perriman is signing with the Lions on a one-year, $3 million deal, agent Drew Rosenhaus told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: ESPN

03/18/2021

Report: Detroit Lions signing WR Breshad Perriman to one-year deal

The Lions have a speedy receiver and another former first-round pick.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/18/2021

2022 NFL Mock Draft: Sam Howell goes one, joins Detroit Lions

The future is now! Find out if North Carolina quarterback Sam Howell goes first overall in our 2022 First Round NFL Mock Draft!

Source: Pro Football Network

03/18/2021

Former Packers QB Tim Boyle signs 1-year contract with Detroit Lions

Aaron Rodgers’ former backup joins Jamaal Williams with the divisional rivals.

Source: Acme Packing Company

03/18/2021

Detroit Lions to sign former Packers QB Tim Boyle

He’s that Packers quarterback you don’t hate.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/17/2021

Why Romeo Okwara gave the Detroit Lions a discount on his new contract

Defensive end Romeo Okwara gave the Detroit Lions a hometown discount on his $39 million contract so he could keep playing with his brother, Julian.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/17/2021

What the Detroit Lions are getting in Michael Brockers

With a weak DT free agency and draft class, the Lions traded for a starter

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/17/2021

Ex-Green Bay Packers RB Jamaal Williams says he's joining Detroit Lions

Running back Jamaal Williams says he has reached agreement with the Detroit Lions, with whom he's likely to be the No. 2 back behind D'Andre Swift.

Source: ESPN

03/17/2021

Los Angeles Rams DL Michael Brockers being traded to Detroit Lions, source says

The Detroit Lions are finalizing a trade for Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Michael Brockers, a source confirmed to ESPN.

Source: ESPN

03/16/2021

Ex-Detroit Lions WR Marvin Jones headed to Jacksonville Jaguars for Darrell Bevell reunion

According to NFL Network, ex-Detroit Lions WR Marvin Jones spurned interest from the Las Vegas Raiders and Houston Texans to sign with Jacksonville

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/16/2021

New Detroit Lions TE Josh Hill delivered on son's request: Go to a place where it snows

New Lions TE Josh Hill delivered on son's request: Go to a place where it snows

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/16/2021

Detroit Lions reportedly to clear more cap space, release Chase Daniel, Danny Shelton

Danny Shelton is the third defensive starter the Detroit Lions have released this offseason along with Christian Jones and Justin Coleman.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/16/2021

Detroit Lions continue to dismantle last year’s free-agent class by cutting Chase Daniel, Danny Shelton

The Lions are clearing more roster space after landing Romeo Okwara on the first day of free agency.

Source: mlive.com

03/15/2021

NFL free agency grade: Detroit Lions getting high praise for re-signing of Romeo Okwara

Most national analysts believe the Lions got it right with Okwara.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/15/2021

Romeo Okwara deal looks good for Detroit Lions; who is next target in NFL free agency?

Romeo Okwara reportedly received a $14 million signing bonus from Detroit Lions and $20 million in total guarantees on his 3-year contract

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/15/2021

NFL Free agency rumors: Detroit Lions among at least 4 teams interested in S John Johnson

Can the Lions close the deal on one of the best free agency matches for the team?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/15/2021

Source -- Detroit Lions, Romeo Okwara agree to 3-year, $39M contract

The Lions and pass-rusher Romeo Okwara have agreed to a three-year deal worth $39 million, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: ESPN

03/15/2021

2021 Detroit Lions free agency news, rumors tracker

Tracking all the official and unofficial news regarding Detroit Lions free agency.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/14/2021

2021 NFL free agency: Identifying the 25 best fits for the Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions head into free agency with needs across the board, rocking a new head coach, general manager and quarterback.

Source: mlive.com

03/14/2021

Detroit Lions free agency preview: More than a couple of new faces needed at linebacker

Jarrad Davis had his fifth-year option declined. Christian Jones was released in a cost-saving move. Reggie Ragland and special teams ace Jalen Reeves-Maybin remain unsigned.

Source: mlive.com

03/13/2021

Detroit Lions free agency preview: Bad contracts, busted draft picks create need in defensive backfield

The Lions are back on the prowl for cornerbacks after releasing Desmond Trufant and Justin Coleman.

Source: mlive.com

03/13/2021

Detroit Lions sign ex-New Orleans Saints TE Josh Hill: 'The guy does all the dirty work'

Josh Hill is one of four active TEs to have caught a TD pass each of the last eight seasons, along with Jimmy Graham, Kyle Rudolph and Zach Ertz

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/13/2021

Detroit Lions sign former Saints TE Josh Hill

Dan Campbell brings the Saints’ run blocking TE with him to Detroit

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/12/2021

Free agency preview: Detroit Lions next kicker might already be on their roster

Detroit Lions are high on Matthew Wright, who made all four of his field goal attempts last season in limited action with the Pittsburgh Steelers

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/12/2021

NFL Draft: Detroit Lions’ Brad Holmes, Dan Campbell to attend QB Trey Lance’s pro day

Due Diligence, smokescreen, or legit interest?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/12/2021

Detroit Lions to release TE Jesse James as roster overhaul continues

Jesse James caught just 30 passes in 32 games after signing a four-year, $28.5 million contract with the Detroit Lions in March 2019.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/12/2021

Detroit Lions continue to cut costs by releasing TE Jesse James

James will go down as one of the worst signings of the Bob Quinn era.

Source: mlive.com

03/11/2021

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell to attend top QB prospect Trey Lance's pro day Friday

Detroit Lions to attend Trey Lance NFL pro day. "I think he’s a franchise quarterback, I really do," North Dakota State QBs coach Randy Hedberg said.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/11/2021

Detroit Lions mailbag: What are the post-Kenny Golladay plans at wide receiver?

Jeremy, Erik and Ryan answer your Lions questions.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/10/2021

NFL free agency preview: 3 top OL set to hit market, but Detroit Lions won't be bidding

Green Bay Packers are on the verge of losing one of their best OL, All-Pro C Corey Linsley, in NFL free agency, but Detroit Lions just need depth

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/10/2021

A look at Detroit Lions' salary cap situation after Jamie Collins' restructure

Detroit Lions turned $5 million of Jamie Collins' base salary into a signing bonus and added 3 voidable years, reducing his cap number by $4 million

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/10/2021

The Detroit Lions are right to move on from Kenny Golladay

It hurts, but the Lions are on the right track.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/09/2021

LSU's Ja'Marr Chase would be 'home run pick' for Detroit Lions to fill Kenny Golladay void

Detroit Lions have No. 7 pick in 2021 NFL draft and three WRs are worthy picks: LSU's Ja'Marr Chase and Alabama's Jaylen Waddle and DeVonta Smith

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/09/2021

Reaction to Detroit Lions-Kenny Golladay no franchise tag: The 'tank' is expedited

"There isn't a team more prepared to intelligently expedite a tank" than Detroit Lions, 1 Twitter user wrote after Kenny Golladay won't be franchised

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/09/2021

Report: Kenny Golladay will not be franchise tagged by Detroit Lions

It looks like the Lions may be preparing to move on from Kenny Golladay.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/09/2021

The Detroit Lions appear to be prioritizing athleticism at LB

Goodbye size, hello athleticism.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/08/2021

Detroit Lions release linebacker Christian Jones, re-sign cornerback Mike Ford

The Lions also released veteran offensive lineman Russell Bodine.

Source: mlive.com

03/08/2021

Detroit Lions release Christian Jones, have major work to do at LB in free agency

Detroit Lions LBs Jarrad Davis, Reggie Ragland, Jalen Reeves-Maybin and Miles Killebrew will be free agents next week

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/08/2021

Detroit Lions free agency preview: Exploring potential running backs to pair with D’Andre Swift

Lions OC Anthony Lynn expressed the desire to develop Swift into a three-down back while finding “someone else to go with him.”

Source: mlive.com

03/08/2021

Detroit Lions have discussed trading Chase Daniel with other teams

It doesn’t hurt to try.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/07/2021

2021 NFL free agency preview: Detroit Lions would be wise to pass on big-name RBs

With Kerryon Johnson entering the final season of his contract, Detroit Lions may be seeking an upgrade at the backup RB position

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/07/2021

2021 Todd McShay NFL mock draft: QB run allows Detroit Lions to land top WR

QB’s go 1-2-3-4, giving the Lions a steal at No. 7

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/06/2021

Detroit Lions mock draft round up: 5 favorites emerge as the offseason enters March

More of the same but with one big (skill) difference

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/05/2021

Report: Detroit Lions clear cap space by restructuring LB Jamie Collins' contract

Before the restructure, linebacker Jamie Collins was set to count $11.3 million against the Detroit Lions' cap this fall, with $7 million guaranteed.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/05/2021

Top Bob Quinn lieutenants Kyle O'Brien, Jimmy Raye no longer with Detroit Lions

Kyle O'Brien was one of three in-house candidates who interviewed for the Detroit Lions GM job during the season after Bob Quinn was fired in November

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/05/2021

How QB Jared Goff's pending addition will shape Detroit Lions' free agent plans

The Lions are committed to Goff for at least the 2021 season and are looking to add offensive skill players to complement his strengths

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/04/2021

Detroit Lions reportedly to release CB Desmond Trufant, one of last year's big signings

By releasing Detroit Trufant, the first of several veterans expected to be cut, the Detroit Lions will create about $6 million in cap space

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/04/2021

6 fearless predictions on the Detroit Lions and free agency

These are meant to spur thought and discussion, not to preach certainty

Source: USA Today

03/04/2021

Detroit Lions' Dan Campbell got the coaching bug from helping out at a youth football camp

As a player, Dan Campbell swore he would never be an NFL head coach because of the hours he saw his coaches put in. Now, he's with the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/03/2021

Scouting report: What the Detroit Lions are getting in WR Tyrell Williams

Anthony Lynn reunites with a deep threat receiver

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/03/2021

Report: Detroit Lions signing WR Tyrell Williams to 1-year deal

The Lions are wasting no time in filling their big need at wide receiver.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

03/03/2021

Detroit Lions, ex-Las Vegas Raiders WR Tyrell Williams reach deal, source says

Free-agent wide receiver Tyrell Williams reached agreement on a one-year deal worth up to $6.2 million with the Lions, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: ESPN

03/02/2021

Detroit Lions may consider roster cuts this week as salary cap remains in flux

Campbell said wide receiver and depth at cornerback are two of the Lions' biggest needs entering free agency

Source: Detroit Free Press

03/02/2021

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes intrigued by 'different flavors' of QBs in 2021 NFL draft

Lions general manager Brad Holmes said Tuesday that he likes what he sees from the quarterbacks in the 2021 draft class.

Source: ESPN

03/01/2021

Detroit Lions likely traveling to Denver Broncos for 17th game in 2021

The Lions and Broncos appear likely to face off in 2021

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/28/2021

The Detroit Lions appear to be taking a modern approach to team building

Exploring what building from the outside in would look like this offseason

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/26/2021

Detroit Lions, Dan Campbell are believers in Jared Goff | Pro Football Talk | NBC Sports

Peter King and Mike Florio look at both sides of the Rams-Lions trade involving Jared Goff including the spotlight on Sean McVay and the Lions' belief they c...

Source: YouTube

02/24/2021

Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp: Even Pete Rozelle couldn't get me a job in the NFL

Sheila Ford Hamp notes how far the NFL has come in hiring women after commissioner Pete Rozelle couldn't get find her a job in the NFL in the 1970s.

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/23/2021

Detroit Lions' Quintez Cephus suing his college, Wisconsin, over sexual assault case

Detroit Lions WR Quintez Cephus said in a lawsuit filed against Wisconsin that he was used as a scapegoat during a sexual assault investigation.

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/22/2021

Kenny Golladay a ‘strong’ candidate for Detroit Lions franchise tag

The NFL Network reporter said he’d be ‘surprised’ if Golladay hit free agency this year.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/22/2021

Detroit Lions may have bigger plans for T.J. Hockenson, fresh off a Pro Bowl season

T.J. Hockenson finished fourth among tight ends last season with 67 catches for 723 yards and six touchdowns

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/22/2021

2021 NFL free agent: 8 Detroit Lions cap casualty candidates

The Lions need to create a significant amount of cap space before the 2021 season begins.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/19/2021

2021 NFL Draft: 5 defensive linemen who could make sense for the Detroit Lions

Taking a closer look at five defensive linemen who could make sense for the Lions in April's draft.

Source: mlive.com

02/19/2021

Detroit Lions WR Marvin Jones to chase Super Bowl in free agency: 'That's what I want'

The Detroit Lions could lose their top three receivers in free agency in Marvin Jones, Kenny Golladay and Danny Amendola.

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/17/2021

Ex-NFL wideout Antwaan Randle El to coach Detroit Lions WRs

The Lions have hired former NFL wide receiver Antwaan Randle El as their wide receivers coach.

Source: ESPN

02/16/2021

Matthew Stafford: Detroit Lions getting 'a really good' QB in Jared Goff

The Detroit Lions traded Matthew Stafford to the Rams for Jared Goff and three draft picks in a deal that will not become official until next month

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/13/2021

Detroit Lions: 4 free agents that make sense in 2021

As the Detroit Lions continue to progress through a very busy offseason, they have holes all over this roster that need to be addressed. Despite what head ...

Source: SideLion Report

02/12/2021

Detroit Lions 2021 mock draft: The Athletic proposes tempting trade down

If the Lions are truly committed to a long-term rebuild, this trade down scenario may be the best possible outcome in 2021.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/11/2021

Aaron Glenn praises Trey Flowers' versatility, but his Detroit Lions future is murky

Detroit Lions' Trey Flowers, returning from a broken forearm, has a cap hit of nearly $20 million this fall and his salary is guaranteed for injury

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/11/2021

6 takeaways from the Detroit Lions’ coaching staff introductory pressers

We got to know some of the Lions’ coaching staff on Wednesday. Here’s what we learned.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/11/2021

Matthew Stafford says trade request from Detroit Lions was 'hardest conversation I've ever had,' surprised he landed with Los Angeles Rams

Matthew Stafford, in his first public comments since being dealt to the Rams, said his trade request from the Lions was "probably the hardest conversation I've ever had in my life" and admitted he was not expecting to be traded to Los Angeles.

Source: ESPN

02/10/2021

If Detroit Lions pick a quarterback at No. 7, he may not play immediately. Here's why

Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Anthony Lynn says he would love to see a rookie quarterback sit and learn from a veteran as he adjusts to the NFL.

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/10/2021

Detroit Lions land Heisman Trophy winner with No. 7 pick in Todd McShay's latest mock draft

The way ESPN's Todd McShay sees it, Detroit Lions are locked into a wide receiver, this time taking DeVonta Smith at No. 7 in 2021 NFL draft.

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/10/2021

Todd McShay Mock Draft 2.0: Detroit Lions stick with a WR

The Lions go with a different wide receiver in McShay’s second mock draft.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

02/09/2021

REPORT: Former Steelers receiver expected to join Detroit Lions

Per NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero, former Steelers receiver Antwaan Randle El is expected to join the Lions as their wide receivers coach.

Source: USA Today

02/07/2021

Calvin Johnson talks with Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp; new Hall of Famer says 'we're moving in the right direction'

Calvin Johnson, newly elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, said Sunday that he has spoken with Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp, the first real acknowledgment of fences being mended between the franchise and its former star wide receiver.

Source: ESPN

02/03/2021

Bill Cowher: Detroit Lions never were a tough team. Dan Campbell can change that

A Hall of Fame coach who led Pittsburgh Steelers to one Super Bowl title, Bill Cowher said Lions' Dan Campbell's kneecaps speech was 'refreshing'

Source: Detroit Free Press

02/03/2021

Detroit Lions' Jared Goff 'happy, grateful, ready for a new opportunity' after trade

Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff said he's "happy, grateful, ready for a new opportunity" after his time with the Rams ended in last week's blockbuster trade.

Source: ESPN

02/02/2021

Report: Detroit Lions nearly traded Matthew Stafford to Panthers

Looks like Stafford was nearly headed down south.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/31/2021

After doing Barry & Calvin wrong, Detroit Lions were right to grant Matthew Stafford's wish

Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions president Rod Wood talked 5-6 times as trade talks heated up Saturday, though QB did not ultimately pick destination

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/31/2021

Detroit Lions dealing Matthew Stafford to Los Angeles Rams for Jared Goff, picks, sources say

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is heading to the Rams in exchange for QB Jared Goff and a multitude of draft picks, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter on Saturday night.

Source: ESPN

01/29/2021

Sources - Los Angeles Rams explore trade scenarios for Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford

Lions QB Matthew Stafford considers the Rams a viable contender in his trade market, and the Rams have explored what it would take to get something done with Detroit, sources said.

Source: ESPN

01/29/2021

Philadelphia Eagles owner: New Detroit Lions RBs coach Duce Staley 'like a son to me'

New Detroit Lions RBs coach Duce Staley played seven seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles as a RB and spent 10 years in there as an assistant coach

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/29/2021

Report: Mark Brunell the latest ex-player to join Dan Campbell's Detroit Lions staff

Former Jaguars standout Mark Brunell has never been an NFL coach, but the Detroit Lions are ready to hand the QB room to him, according to a report.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/28/2021

Marvin Jones Jr. named Detroit Lions’ unsung hero of 2020

“Oh, hey, another overlooked receiver on a bad team,” one writer says.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/28/2021

Detroit Lions hire Aubrey Pleasant as pass game coordinator/defensive backs

The Detroit Lions announced today that Aubrey Pleasant has been named the team’s pass game coordinator/defensive backs coach.

Source: detroitlions.com

01/28/2021

Report: Detroit Lions to hire Mark DeLeone as LB coach

ESPN’s Field Yates is reporting that the Detroit Lions are planning to hire former Chicago Bears inside linebackers coach Mark DeLeone as their linebackers coach for the 2021 season.

Source: USA Today

01/28/2021

Texans hire David Culley, what's next for Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions?

Terez Paylor & Charles Robinson discuss what's next for both Matt Stafford & the Detroit Lions, as well as Super Bowl ticket prices, Dwayne Haskins and more.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

01/28/2021

What all could Detroit Lions get in a Matthew Stafford trade? | Pro Football Talk | NBC Sports

Source: Google News

01/27/2021

Report: Detroit Lions hiring Mark DeLeone as LB coach

The Lions only have three coaching vacancies remaining.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/26/2021

The Detroit Lions should consider a trade ford Deshaun Watson

Watson would be the best move the team can make.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/25/2021

Report: Duce Staley to join Detroit Lions staff

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Source: 247Sports

01/25/2021

Detroit Lions: 5 trade scenarios for Matthew Stafford

The Detroit Lions shocked the sporting world over the weekend with reports revealing that the organization intends to shop their 12-year veteran quarterbac...

Source: SideLion Report

01/24/2021

Detroit Lions hiring Ray Agnew as assistant GM

More front office help for Brad Holmes and company.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/24/2021

Report: Detroit Lions hiring former NFL GM John Dorsey to front office role

The Lions are bringing in some help for Brad Holmes.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/24/2021

Ranking Matthew Stafford's potential suitors, and what Detroit Lions might get in a trade

Ex-Lions GM Martin Mayhew, who once said he'd win a Super Bowl if he had '22 Matthew Staffords,' now may have a chance to acquire his old draft pick

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/23/2021

Detroit Lions actively seek to trade QB Matthew Stafford, sources say

With a new GM and a new head coach, the Lions will soon begin fielding trade offers for veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford, sources told ESPN.

Source: ESPN

01/22/2021

Video: Dan Campbell gets emotional returning to Detroit Lions practice field

Try not to fall in love with Dan Campbell now.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/22/2021

The Detroit Lions’ New Head Coach Is Obsessed With Biting Off Kneecaps

The Dan Campbell experience: toughness, civic pride, cannibalism.

Source: Slate Magazine

01/21/2021

Detroit Lions and Dan Campbell have one big hire left to make: Offensive coordinator

Former Los Angeles Chargers coach Anthony Lynn and Buffalo Bills QBs coach Ken Dorsey are among the Detroit Lions' candidates to be OC

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/21/2021

Dan Campbell references kneecap biting, 'The Big Lebowski' in entertaining introduction as Detroit Lions coach

Dan Campbell delivered a fiery and memorable first news conference as Lions coach, ranging from talking about biting kneecaps to "The Big Lebowski" while emphasizing that he wants his team to adopt Detroit's hard-working identity.

Source: ESPN

01/21/2021

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell apologizes for anti-gay remark from his college days

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell apologized for the anti-gay remark he made when he was a student at Texas A&M and said he quickly regretted it.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/21/2021

Detroit Lions OL coach Hank Fraley interviewing with Steelers

Detroit could be losing one of their most successful coaches of 2020.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/21/2021

Who should be the next Detroit Lions offensive coordinator?

Who do you think is the favorite to land the job?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/21/2021

Report: Detroit Lions interview Ravens' QB coach James Urban for OC role

NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero is reporting that the Detroit Lions have interviewed Baltimore Ravens’ quarterback coach James Urban for their offensive coordinator role.

Source: USA Today

01/20/2021

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes confident he can instill culture. Here’s why

Detroit Lions general manager Brad Holmes is confident he can instill a new team culture despite eight seasons working mostly outside of Rams HQ.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/20/2021

Detroit Lions hire Dan Campbell as head coach. Here's what he faces

Dan Campbell joins Dick Jauron and Joe Schmidt as the only former Detroit Lions players to coach the team in the Super Bowl era

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/20/2021

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes will 'collaborate' on building roster

Detroit Lions president Rod Wood said new general manager Brad Holmes will "collaborate" with the incoming head coach in building the team's roster.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/20/2021

New Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes sounds like he wants to keep Matthew Stafford at QB

Brad Holmes called Matthew Stafford a "great player' and said he does not view the Detroit Lions as being in a rebuilding situation

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/20/2021

New Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes to evaluate QB Matthew Stafford, rest of roster

New Lions GM Brad Holmes said he wants to meet with the team's yet-to-be-named head coach to evaluate players before he makes any decisions on the futures of QB Matt Stafford and the rest of the team's roster.

Source: ESPN

01/19/2021

Detroit Lions to name Saints DB coach Aaron Glenn defensive coordinator: Report

Detroit Lions are expected to add Saints defensive back coach Aaron Glenn as their next defensive coordinator

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/19/2021

Report: Detroit Lions to sign Saints DB coach Aaron Glenn as next defensive coordinator

NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Detroit Lions will hire Saints DB coach Aaron Glenn as defensive coordinator.

Source: USA Today

01/19/2021

Brad Holmes introduced as Detroit Lions general manager: Watch livestream now

Want to follow along as Brad Holmes is introduced as the Detroit Lions' new general manager? Here's how to see live updates and livestream

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/18/2021

Detroit Lions now free to hire Dan Campbell as head coach

Campbell is the assistant head coach for the New Orleans Saints, who were ousted from the playoffs on Sunday evening.

Source: mlive.com

01/18/2021

Sources - Detroit Lions expected to hire New Orleans Saints assistant head coach Dan Campbell

Now that the Saints have been eliminated from the NFL postseason, the Lions are expected to hire New Orleans assistant head coach/tight ends coach Dan Campbell as their next head coach, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: ESPN

01/17/2021

Report: Detroit Lions expected to hire Dan Campbell as next head coach

It looks like Campbell is their man.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/15/2021

Dan Campbell, Detroit Lions coach front-runner, made controversial anti-gay remark in college

Dan Campbell is the favorite to be named the next Detroit Lions head coach, but caused a controversy at Texas A&M while in college

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/15/2021

Detroit Lions head coaching search: Latest news, updates as guys get hired

The Detroit Lions are scheduled to finish their first round of coach interviews Friday when they meet virtually with Bucs DC Todd Bowles

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/15/2021

Detroit Lions podcast: Reacting to the hire of Brad Holmes as GM

The crew reacts to the hiring of Brad Holmes.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/14/2021

Detroit Lions RB Adrian Peterson ordered to pay $8.3M to loan company, records show

Adrian Peterson has been ordered to pay a Pennsylvania loan company $8,268,426.21 after defaulting on a loan in 2016, according to New York State Supreme Court records.

Source: ESPN

01/14/2021

New Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes has one very important qualification: Evaluating QBs

Detroit Lions general manager Brad Holmes has one very important qualification: The potential to draft the team's next quarterback possibly this year.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/14/2021

Why Detroit Lions' hiring of Brad Holmes as GM is another fail for the franchise

The Detroit Lions showed their inability to hire the NFL's top candidates by hiring Brad Holmes, who was down the list of the LA Rams' hierarchy.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/14/2021

Detroit Lions hiring Rams' Brad Holmes as next general manager

Detroit Lions hiring Brad Holmes, who as college scouting director of Rams, helped oversee drafts that yielded Aaron Donald, Todd Gurley, Jared Goff.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/14/2021

Report: Detroit Lions bringing Titans OC Arthur Smith in second HC interview

Tennessee Titans OC Arthur Smith had a virtual interview Tuesday with the Detroit Lions and the team moved quickly to bring him to town.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/13/2021

Detroit Lions head coach search: Arthur Smith scheduled for second interview

The Lions are one of many teams in on Arthur Smith. And he appears to be a finalist for the job.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/13/2021

Detroit Lions GM candidates: Get to know Colts GM Ed Dodds

We chat with Colts reporter Zak Keefer about the latest Lions GM candidate.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/13/2021

Detroit Lions GM finalist Brad Holmes 'very much a young Ozzie Newsome'

Brad Holmes is a finalist for the GM jobs with the Atlanta Falcons and Detroit Lions, who could be closing in on their replacement for Bob Quinn.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/13/2021

How College Football Playoff stars might have changed Detroit Lions' 2021 NFL draft plans

CFP title game stars like Justin Fields and DeVonta Smith could affect the Detroit Lions' decision when they make the seventh pick in 2021 NFL draft.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/12/2021

Detroit Lions confirm head coaching interview with Titans OC Arthur Smith

All seven teams searching for a new head coach have at least requested to meet with Smith, making him one of the hottest candidates around.

Source: mlive.com

01/12/2021

Detroit Lions bringing GM candidate Brad Holmes back for second interview

Detroit Lions have interviewed 12 candidates for their vacant GM job, and Brad Holmes is the first known finalist

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/11/2021

Report: Detroit Lions to interview Ed Dodds for GM job on Tuesday

The Lions scored an interview with a fan favorite.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/11/2021

10 prospects to watch for Detroit Lions in Ohio State-Alabama CFP championship game

Running through 10 prospects to watch for Detroit in tonight's CFP championship game.

Source: mlive.com

01/08/2021

Home sweet home in Detroit Lions coach search? Why Robert Saleh may have toughest decision

With interviews for five of the six head coach vacancies, including the Detroit Lions on Thursday, Robert Saleh is the most desired coach in the NFL.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/07/2021

Detroit Lions complete head coach interview of Robert Saleh

The Lions have completed their fourth head coach interview.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/06/2021

Detroit Lions head coach candidate power rankings: The search closes in

After some revealing comments from Rod Wood, the Lions’ top candidates are becoming clearer.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/05/2021

What Rod Wood's comments tell us about Detroit Lions' approach to hiring GM, coach

The Detroit Lions must fix their relationship with Calvin Johnson, which might result in writing him a check before his Hall of Fame enshrinement.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/05/2021

Rod Wood: NFL doesn't intentionally treat Detroit Lions different than other teams

Team president Rod Wood says the Detroit Lions have a good relationship with the NFL and they aren't intentionally treated different than other teams.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/05/2021

Detroit Lions president Rod Wood - Want new culture after Matt Patricia era

The Lions are looking to change their culture after the Matt Patricia era.

Source: ESPN

01/05/2021

Calvin Johnson denies Detroit Lions president Rod Wood has reached out to him

Calvin Johnson, a Hall of Fame candidate and former Detroit Lions receiver, denies that team president Rod Wood has reached out to him recently.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/04/2021

Detroit Lions' Taylor Decker: I’ll lobby to Rod Wood for team to keep Matthew Stafford

Detroit Lions left tackle Taylor Decker planned to meet with president Rod Wood and lobby to keep quarterback Matthew Stafford under a new regime.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/04/2021

Ranking Detroit Lions' head coach job among 6 NFL openings in 2021: Worst to first

There are some very intriguing openings for the latest cycle of coaching hires, and the quarterback position could be a significant selling point in multiple spots.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/04/2021

Detroit Lions stock watch: If this is it, Matthew Stafford, Marvin Jones will be missed

Dave Birkett breaks down the Detroit Lions' 37-35 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, and looks at players who helped and hurt their stock Sunday:

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/04/2021

2021 NFL Draft order: Detroit Lions will have 7th overall pick

Yet another top-10 pick for the Lions.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/04/2021

Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater wins challenges, earns city free beer

Lions kicker Matt Prater won a challenge against Brandon McManus, kicking the longest FG this season of the two to earn Detroit free beer.

Source: ESPN

01/03/2021

NFL ref explains penalty on Detroit Lions' Tracy Walker, suggests barrel roll on QB

NFL referee Adrian Hill said he penalized Detroit Lions safety Tracy Walker for roughing the passer because he used his full body weight.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/03/2021

Detroit Lions 2021 schedule: Here are the opponents, home and away

Here's the full breakdown of the Detroit Lions' 2021 opponents and schedule of games. Dates and times won't be released until spring.

Source: Detroit Free Press

01/03/2021

The Detroit Lions will hold the 5th, 6th, or 7th pick in the 2021 NFL Draft

They lost the game, but they earned some solid draft capital.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

01/03/2021

Detroit Lions expected to pursue Seattle Seahawks GM John Schneider

In recent years, several teams have shown interest in Seahawks executives Scott Fitterer and Trent Kirchner for vacant general manager jobs. While teams are expected to circle back to Fitterer and...

Source: Field Gulls

01/01/2021

Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions: Final injury reports

The inactive list for the purple is basically done

Source: Daily Norseman

12/31/2020

Detroit Lions' Darrell Bevell: 'Not a doubt in my mind' Matthew Stafford will play Sunday

The Detroit Lions ruled Kenny Golladay out for the ninth straight game; Jamie Collins and Joe Dahl also will not practice Thursday

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/31/2020

Detroit Lions' Kenny Golladay out for Week 17 as free agency looms

Lions WR Kenny Golladay, who hasn't played since Nov. 1, was ruled out for Sunday's season finale, and now the question shifts to his pending free agency after the season.

Source: ESPN

12/31/2020

Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions: Initial injury reports

It’s a pretty long one for the purple

Source: Daily Norseman

12/30/2020

Why Detroit Lions' D'Andre Swift could go off vs. Minnesota Vikings

On Sunday, Detroit Lions rookie running back D'Andre Swift could tear up the Minnesota Vikings, who are terrible at stopping the run.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/30/2020

Source -- Dalvin Cook out for Minnesota Vikings' season finale vs. Detroit Lions after father's death

Vikings star Dalvin Cook will miss Sunday's game against the Lions because of the death of his father, a league source told ESPN.

Source: ESPN

12/30/2020

Detroit Lions waived starting S Jayron Kearse after a violation of team rules

As is standard procedure, the NFL is investigating the COVID-19 outbreak that sidelined five Detroit Lions coaches for last week's game vs. the Bucs

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/29/2020

Detroit Lions 2021 NFL Draft position odds, probabilities

A look at what the prediction models are saying about Detroit’s draft pick status.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/29/2020

Detroit Lions coach expects firings: 5 wins isn't what Sheila Ford Hamp 'is looking for'

Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Cory Undlin said, in what was likely his final news conference, he expects owner Sheila Ford Hamp to fire coaches.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/29/2020

NFL power rankings: Recapping my hits, misses (like the Detroit Lions) from strange 2020

The Detroit Lions dropped to 25th in this week's power rankings after their blowout loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/29/2020

Detroit Lions head coaching search 2020: 1 coach they need to absolutely avoid

Who is the one guy you’re hoping the Lions completely ignore in the coaching search?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/28/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford refused to ride a cart after his ankle injury. Here’s why.

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford refused to ride a cart after his ankle injury on Saturday because he wanted to leave under his own power.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/28/2020

Why Darrell Bevell felt 'helpless' watching Detroit Lions' blowout loss from home

While Darrell Bevell was watching the Detroit Lions at home Saturday, his wife and two of his daughters were at Ford Field.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/28/2020

Detroit Lions waive S Jayron Kearse, want to see more of Tracy Walker, Will Harris

With Jayron Kearse gone, the Detroit Lions hope to see more of Tracy Walker and Will Harris in Sunday's season finale vs. Minnesota Vikings

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/28/2020

Detroit Lions waiving veteran safety Jayron Kearse

The Lions appear to be parting ways with their veteran safety.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/28/2020

Recapping the Detroit Lions’ week from hell

Last week sucked. Let’s talk about it.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/27/2020

Week 16 rooting guide: How the Detroit Lions could jump into the top 5 in draft order

The Lions could finish the day as high as 5 in draft order or out of the top 10 completely.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/27/2020

What were Detroit Lions thinking signing Chase Daniel in free agency?

Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett breaks down two QBs: Tom Brady and Detroit Lions' Chase Daniel.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/26/2020

UPDATED NFL Playoff Picture after Tampa Bay Bucs rout Detroit Lions to earn NFC berth, 49ers beat Cardinals

The Bucs, led by Tom Brady, are in the playoffs for the first time since 2007.

Source: nj.com

12/26/2020

Detroit Lions down 2 OL starters vs. Buccaneers with Frank Ragnow, Tyrell Crosby inactive

Left tackle Taylor Decker is expected to start for the Detroit Lions after he was listed as questionable with a groin injury

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/26/2020

Detroit Lions GM candidate Louis Riddick: Matthew Stafford should be Lions' QB in 2021

Louis Riddick, one of seven known candidates for the GM job, said this week that the Detroit Lions will be 'just fine' if they get Stafford help

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/25/2020

NFL Week 16 preview, prediction: Detroit Lions vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, On Paper

A holiday preview and prediction for the Lions’ Week 16 game.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/24/2020

Detroit Lions injury report: Frank Ragnow, Taylor Decker questionable vs. Bucs

RT Halapoulivaati Vaitai also is questionable after suffering a brain injury against the Tennessee Titans

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/24/2020

Why NFL refused to push back Saturday's Detroit Lions vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers game

NFL has moved games for health and safety reasons, but not competitive balance issues, during COVID-19 pandemic. Detroit Lions play Bucs on Saturday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/24/2020

With Darrell Bevell out Saturday, Robert Prince takes over as Detroit Lions head coach

Darrell Bevell is out. Robert Prince is in. And the Detroit Lions are going - for one week at least - with their third head coach of the season.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/24/2020

Bevell: Detroit Lions coaches could’ve returned Sunday, but NFL wouldn’t postpone game

Shame on you, NFL.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/24/2020

No, Matthew Stafford won't be Detroit Lions' player-coach vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Matthew Stafford said Detroit Lions need a coordinator to help the offense get the right personnel on the field to take advantage of matchups

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/23/2020

Several Detroit Lions coaches stay away from team because of contact tracing

Several Lions coaches must stay away from the team facility due to contact tracing.

Source: ESPN

12/23/2020

Detroit Lions' Darrell Bevell, other coaches may not be available Saturday due to COVID-19 protocols

The Detroit Lions are already on their second head coach of the NFL season, and according to NFL Network, they might soon need a third.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/22/2020

Bucs release the initial injury report for the Week 16 matchup against the Detroit Lions

Tampa Bay’s secondary is hurting.

Source: Bucs Nation

12/22/2020

Matthew Stafford is ailing, and the Detroit Lions have no plans to shut him down

The Detroit Lions were officially eliminated from playoff contention with last week's loss to the Tennessee Titans

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/22/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford proves he's 'the no-look king' with incredible TD pass

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford not only played through pain on Sunday, but dropped maybe his most amazing TD pass ever in Tennessee.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/22/2020

Detroit Lions receive two positive COVID-19 tests, close facility on Tuesday

The Lions will take precaution to prevent a breakout on the team.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/22/2020

Here is how the Detroit Lions still can get a top-five pick in 2021 NFL draft

The Detroit Lions are guaranteed a top-10 pick if they lose out and could climb as high as No. 3, as unlikely as that seems

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/22/2020

Firing Brayden Coombs may not sit well with Detroit Lions. But there's a bigger problem

The firing of Detroit Lions special-teams coordinator Brayden Coombs may have been necessary, but it'll raise questions about the team's dysfunction.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/22/2020

Detroit Lions special teams coordinator Brayden Coombs fired after fake punt call

Special teams coordinator Brayden Coombs called an unauthorized fake punt in fourth quarter of Sunday's Detroit Lions loss to the Tennessee Titans.

Source: USA Today

12/22/2020

Detroit Lions' decision to fire Brayden Coombs was about more than Sunday's rogue play call

The Detroit Lions were in fourth-and-4 at their own 31-yard line when C.J. Moore was stopped just short of a first down on a fake punt.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/21/2020

Why Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford was adamant about playing vs. Tennessee Titans

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford didn't think he was going to be able to play earlier in the week as he dealt with a rib cartilage injury.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/20/2020

Grading Detroit Lions' loss to Tennessee Titans: So many Fs on defense

The Detroit Lions' offense looked good at times against one of the AFC's best teams, but man, that defense.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/20/2020

Titans' Arthur Smith befuddles Detroit Lions, who are eliminated from playoffs, 46-25

Matthew Stafford played through a rib injury, but Detroit Lions had no answer for the Tennessee Titans' offense under coordinator Arthur Smith

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/20/2020

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford to attempt to play through rib pain, source says

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford will attempt to play through any pain he has from torn rib cartilage when he takes the field Sunday at Tennessee, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Source: ESPN

12/20/2020

Detroit Lions will get up-close look at Titans OC Arthur Smith, a hot head coach candidate

Arthur Smith has the Titans ranked in the top five in scoring, rushing and total offense. Might the Detroit Lions be interested?

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/19/2020

Phil Simms hopes Detroit Lions get rid of Matthew Stafford so he can win Super Bowl

CBS analyst and former NFL quarterback Phil Simms hopes the Detroit Lions get rid of Matthew Stafford and he leads a really good team to a Super Bowl.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/18/2020

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford questionable, C Frank Ragnow out vs. Tennessee Titans

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is uncertain to play in Sunday's game against the Titans, and center Frank Ragnow has been downgraded to out.

Source: ESPN

12/18/2020

How is Detroit Lions' GM/coach search different this time? 'Identifying what we want'

​​​​​​​Detroit Lions president Rod Wood was a guest Friday morning on "Stoney and Jansen with Heather" on 97.1 The Ticket (WXYT-FM).

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/18/2020

Detroit Lions changing radio homes in 2021, back to 97.1 The Ticket

The Detroit Lions left WXYT-FM (97.1 The Ticket) for WJR-AM (760) for five years in a censorship dispute over popular radio host Mike Valenti

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/17/2020

Detroit Lions sign CB Tramaine Brock to practice squad

Detroit is getting an experience, healthy player at cornerback.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/16/2020

Detroit Lions’ D’Andre Swift not sure if he had a concussion; rooting for Derrick Henry

Detroit Lions running back D’Andre Swift still isn't sure if he had a concussion. He's rooting for the Titans' Derrick Henry to break rushing record.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/16/2020

Detroit Lions C Frank Ragnow played through a fractured throat vs. Green Bay Packers

Detroit Lions center Frank Ragnow's airway is unobstructed and he is able to eat, but he is not supposed to talk or otherwise strain his throat

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/16/2020

Meet the Detroit Lions general manager candidate: Lance Newmark

Lance Newmark is the Detroit Lions' longest-tenured member of the personnel department, having spent the last 23 years in Detroit.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/16/2020

Chris Spielman wants to help rebuild the Detroit Lions’ culture in new role with team

The former Lions linebacker has returned to Detroit to try to help save a team that still hasn't found its way.

Source: mlive.com

12/16/2020

Detroit Lions host ex-XFL QB Jordan Ta’amu for second visit of season

Matthew Stafford is dealing with a rib cartilage injury, and the team is not feeing optimistic about him playing this weekend per reports.

Source: mlive.com

12/16/2020

New Detroit Lions adviser Chris Spielman: 'I’ve always respected' Matthew Stafford

New Detroit Lions adviser Chris Spielman will have a big hand in picking the GM and head coach, who ultimately will decide Matthew Stafford's future

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/15/2020

Detroit Lions hire Chris Spielman as special assistant

Chris Spielman will report to team president Rod Wood and will be part of the Lions' head coach and general manager searches.

Source: ESPN

12/15/2020

Detroit Lions hire Chris Spielman as full-time assistant to president and CEO

The former Lions linebacker will have a say in the team’s next GM and head coach.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/15/2020

Detroit Lions reportedly 'not overly optimistic' Matthew Stafford will play vs. Titans

Matthew Stafford did not suffer any broken ribs in last week's loss to the Packers, but the Detroit Lions quarterback still could miss Sunday's game.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/15/2020

Detroit Lions Week 14 snap counts: Austin Bryant finally getting meaningful playing time

The Lions second-year edge defender is finally getting some work in.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/14/2020

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford avoids broken ribs: What we know

X-rays showed Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford does not have broken ribs after suffering an injury late in 31-24 loss to Green Bay Packers.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/14/2020

Detroit Lions closing in on top-10 draft pick, could climb as high as fourth overall

The Lions currently hold the 11th pick with three games to play.

Source: mlive.com

12/14/2020

Detroit Lions stock watch: Matthew Stafford makes it; Darrell Bevell's chances dropping

Dave Birkett looks at three Detroit Lions who helped their stock and three who hurt it Sunday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/14/2020

How this third-quarter Detroit Lions' sequence lost the game vs. the Green Bay Packers

Detroit Lions' defense couldn't get off the field and their offense couldn't stay on it in the third quarter of their loss to the Green Bay Packers.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/13/2020

Detroit Lions Week 14 rooting guide: How the Lions could have a 20% chance at the playoffs

It’s unlikely, but Detroit could have a one-in-five shot at the postseason by the end of Sunday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/13/2020

Detroit Lions Bold Prediction of the Week: Aaron Rodgers lays it on the Lions

The Lions are in big trouble with their injuries on the defensive side of the ball.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/12/2020

Detroit Lions place DE Everson Griffen on reserve/COVID-19 list

Everson Griffen has 2.5 sacks and 10 tackles in five games with the Detroit Lions since his October trade from the Dallas Cowboys

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/11/2020

Detroit Lions interview 3 internal GM candidates: Kyle O'Brien, Lance Newmark, Rob Lohman

Detroit Lions are expected to begin interviewing external candidates to replace Bob Quinn as GM before Christmas

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/10/2020

Detroit Lions' Darrell Bevell: I saw greatness in Packers QB Aaron Rodgers from the start

Darrell Bevell, the Detroit Lions' interim coach, was Rodgers' first quarterbacks coach with the Green Bay Packers in 2005.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/10/2020

Why Detroit Lions' Adrian Peterson says he could play past 40

Detroit Lions running back Adrian Peterson, 35, feels great and says he could play past 40 years old. But his goal is to play four more NFL seasons.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/10/2020

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift had one of his 'better days,' what it means for his return

Swift has not played since a Nov. 15, but interim Lions coach Darrell Bevell indicated he could return to a starting role once healthy

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/10/2020

How Matthew Stafford, Darrell Bevell helped Detroit Lions rediscover deep pass game

The Detroit Lions had eight passing plays of more than 20 yards against the Bears, as many as they had in their previous four games combined.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/09/2020

Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson has become a better pro. Here's how

Detroit Lions laid out a plan for tight end T.J. Hockenson to become a better pro. It has paid off and has put him on track to set a team record.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/09/2020

Chicago Bears WR Allen Robinson II explains pivotal play late in loss to Detroit Lions

During a video call with the media Wednesday, Bears receiver Allen Robinson II detailed what led him to step out of bounds a yard short of a first down in last Sunday’s loss to the Lions.

Source: ChicagoBears.com

12/09/2020

This behind-the-scenes Detroit Lions executive will help with GM search

Detroit Lions' Mike Disner, VP of football administration, is a West Bloomfield native expected to play a key role in the general manger search.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/08/2020

6 Detroit Lions game ball candidates vs. Bears

Who was the Lions’ best player in their 34-30 win over the Bears? Vote!

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/08/2020

How Matt Nelson went from star college DL to blocking Khalil Mack as Detroit Lions OT

Detroit Lions backup right tackle Matt Nelson took a deep breath before he faced Chicago Bears rusher Khalil Mack. Nelson held Mack without a sack.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/08/2020

10 takes after a brutal Chicago Bears loss at home to the Detroit Lions

The Chicago Bears have now lost six in a row. Has the ship officially sunk? What’s next? All of that and more.

Source: Windy City Gridiron

12/07/2020

Detroit Lions head coach rumors: Team will not use search firm

Unlike her mother, Sheila Ford Hamp won’t rely on a search firm for her front-office hires.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/07/2020

Stock watch: Darrell Bevell keeps hopes alive to land Detroit Lions head coach job

Darrell Bevell is helping his Detroit Lions coaching case, and Romeo Okwara is trending toward a big free agent payday after he had his seventh sack.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/07/2020

Inside the locker room: The Detroit Lions finally get best of Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky

Detroit finally cracked the Mitchell Trubisky code, and it came in its first game without Matt Patricia on the sidelines.

Source: mlive.com

12/07/2020

Detroit Lions move within 1 game of NFC playoff spot (yes, really)

Darrell Bevell told players in a meeting last week that the playoffs were still on the table. Now, they're knocking on the door.

Source: mlive.com

12/06/2020

Detroit Lions game score vs. Chicago Bears: Live updates and analysis

Detroit Lions game score, live updates and analysis vs. the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field in Chicago on Sunday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/05/2020

Isaac Nauta released by Detroit Lions among roster moves

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Source: 247Sports

12/05/2020

Detroit Lions injury update: D'Andre Swift downgraded to doubtful vs. Bears

Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift is now doubtful to face the Chicago Bears with an illness.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/05/2020

It became easy to rip Matt Patricia as Detroit Lions head coach. Here's why I supported him

Free Press sports writer Carlos Monarrez says he ripped Matt Patricia, then supported him after the fired Detroit Lions coach adjusted his approach.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/05/2020

Report: Detroit Lions to waive speedy wide receiver Marvin Hall

Detroit could be eyeing an increased role for fifth-round rookie receiver Quintez Cephus down the stretch.

Source: mlive.com

12/04/2020

Detroit Lions coaching search: Eric Bieniemy earns more praise, lawmakers back Robert Saleh

A bipartisan group of 36 Michigan legislators wrote to Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp recommending Saleh as Matt Patricia's replacement.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/04/2020

NFL coaching rumors: Detroit Lions interested in Robert Saleh, John Dorsey

The first rumors of the Lions’ job searches have emerged.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/04/2020

Michigan legislators ask Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp to hire Robert Saleh

A group of Michigan state legislators have penned a letter to Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp asking her to hire 49ers defensive coordinator and Michigan native Robert Saleh as the new head coach in Detroit.

Source: ESPN

12/03/2020

Detroit Lions coach Darrell Bevell did not spoil daughters' wedding proposals

Detroit Lions interim head coach Darrell Bevell says his daughters' knew about plan to ask permission. Also: T.J. Hockenson, Jack Fox's Pro Bowl odds

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/03/2020

Detroit Lions' D'Andre Swift out of concussion protocol; Adrian Peterson helps him through it

Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift out of concussion protocol after missing the past two games. He could play Sunday against the Chicago Bears.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/03/2020

Why Detroit Lions interim coach Darrell Bevell's first practice had 'buzz'

In their first practice under new interim head coach Darrell Bevell, Detroit Lions went first-team offense vs. first-team defense in some drills

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/02/2020

10 names for the Detroit Lions to consider for their vacancy at general manager

Here are 10 names to consider for Detroit's vacant general manager position.

Source: mlive.com

12/02/2020

Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Cory Undlin: Matt Patricia didn’t hold me back

The Detroit Lions' defense struggled mightily this season, but defensive coordinator Cory Undlin said fired coach Matt Patricia didn’t hold him back.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/01/2020

Detroit Lions coordinators hurting personally after firing of Matt Patricia

They know it’s a business, but the emotional bonds are still real.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

12/01/2020

Darrell Bevell wants to make the Detroit Lions fun again

Bevell is an easy-going, positive guy who wants to have fun playing the game. Of course, the best way to have fun is to win football games.

Source: mlive.com

12/01/2020

Interim Detroit Lions head coach Darrell Bevell is a candidate for permanent job

Darrell Bevell has worked with several of the Detroit Lions' potential GM candidates, including Trent Kirchner, Scott Fitterer and Ed Dodds.

Source: Detroit Free Press

12/01/2020

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford addresses future after coach, GM firings

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford was adept at avoiding talk about his future in the wake of coach Matt Patricia and GM Bob Quinn's firings.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/30/2020

Detroit Lions' Head Coach Spoils Daughters' Marriage Proposals In Epic Slip-Up

Detroit Lions interim head coach Darrell Bevell REALLY screwed up on his first day on the job.

Source: TMZ

11/30/2020

Detroit Lions head coaching search: Robert Saleh emerges as clear, way-too-early favorite

Saleh has the best Vegas odds to be the Lions’ next coach, but it also makes way too much sense.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/29/2020

Detroit Lions fire head coach and general manager

The NFL's Detroit Lions fired head coach Matt Patricia and general manager Bob Quinn, announcing in a tweet Saturday that both were "relieved of their duties."

Source: CNN

11/28/2020

Detroit Lions fire GM Bob Quinn and coach Matt Patricia

The Lions made the moves Saturday, surprising no one.

Source: WOODTV.com

11/28/2020

Matt Patricia is still Detroit Lions coach, and no one from the organization will say why

The Detroit Lions did not make an announcement on Matt Patricia's future as of Friday evening, and players and coaches have the weekend off

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/26/2020

Thursday inactives: Houston Texans at Detroit Lions; Washington Football Team at Dallas Cowboys

The official inactives for today's Houston Texans at Detroit Lions and Washington Football Team at Dallas Cowboys games.

Source: NFL News

11/26/2020

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift to miss second straight game with concussion

Lions running back D'Andre Swift will not play against the Texans, meaning the rookie is missing a second straight game with a concussion.

Source: ESPN

11/25/2020

Matt Dery Offers Bold Solution to Solve Detroit Lions' Issues

Read more on "Locked on Lions" host Matt Dery's solution to solve the issues of the Detroit Lions

Source: Sports Illustrated

11/24/2020

Romeo Crennel: Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia and I are in the same category of NFL coaches

Romeo Crennel of the Houston Texans said he and the Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia are in the same category of NFL coaches: Fired or going to be fired.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/24/2020

Ex-Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson a semifinalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Calvin Johnson could join Jerry Rice and Randy Moss as the only wide receivers selected to Canton in their first year on the ballot this millennium.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/24/2020

How the Detroit Lions drove Joey Harrington into depression; Thanksgiving revenge memories

Bill Dow continues his "Where Are They Now" series about former Detroit Lions players. Today's profile is on Joey Harrington.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/24/2020

Being the 'Butt Fumble guy': Detroit Lions' connection to memorable Thanksgiving blunder

The Detroit Lions have lost three of their last four games entering their annual Thanksgiving affair, this year vs. the Houston Texans.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/24/2020

Detroit Lions riding with coach Matt Patricia 'until the wheels fall off'

Detroit Lions players Duron Harmon and Taylor Decker voiced their strong support for coach Matt Patricia after one of the season's worst losses.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/24/2020

Under Matt Patricia, Detroit Lions have gotten worse in most major categories

Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia made 10 coordinator or position coach changes in his first 2 seasons, so 42 games is enough time to judge his performance

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/23/2020

Detroit Lions' Taylor Decker reveals secret behind his sudden departure before Panthers game

Detroit Lions left tackle Taylor Decker reveals secret behind his sudden departure in pregame warmups: Blisters caused by seldom-worn dress shoes.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/23/2020

Barry Sanders' legal threat nixes beer trolling Detroit Lions

Eastern Market Brewing Company stopped making and selling Same Old Lager after Barry Sanders had his legal team threaten to shut down production of the beer, which used his image on the can.

Source: ESPN

11/23/2020

Even in misery, we found 5 things Detroit Lions can be thankful for

Punter Jack Fox is the Detroit Lions' MVP 10 games into the season, but there is reason for optimism looking ahead to 2021.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/23/2020

Detroit Lions Week 11 snap counts: Jeff Okudah sees season-low playing time vs. Panthers

Rough sledding for the rookie.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/23/2020

After numbing 20-0 loss, Matt Patricia's days with Detroit Lions are numbered

The Matt Patricia era of the Detroit Lions is heading toward an end following Sunday's 20-0 loss to the Carolina Panthers.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/22/2020

Carolina Panthers 20, Detroit Lions 0: Photos from Bank of America Stadium

Photos from Charlotte, North Carolina, as the Detroit Lions take on the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/22/2020

Your turn to grade Detroit Lions performance vs. Carolina Panthers

It's your turn to grade the Detroit Lions after their 20-0 loss to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/21/2020

Detroit Lions promote WR Mohamed Sanu, DT Frank Herron from practice squad

Injuries have forced two players onto the active roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/21/2020

Detroit Lions' Da'Shawn Hand, Austin Bryant won't play vs. Carolina Panthers

The Detroit Lions already were shorthanded on the defensive line with Trey Flowers and Julian Okwara on injured reserve

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/20/2020

Detroit Lions' Adrian Peterson on D'Andre Swift starting at RB: What took so long?

Though D'andre Swift has started just one game, he leads Detroit Lions running backs with 251 snaps, well ahead of veteran Adrian Peterson (190).

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/20/2020

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift (concussion) won't play vs. Carolina Panthers

The Lions would not say how or when running back D'Andre Swift suffered a concussion, but the rookie, coming off his first career start, will not play in Sunday's game against the Panthers.

Source: ESPN

11/20/2020

Detroit Lions rule RB D'Andre Swift (concussion) out vs. Carolina Panthers

Adrian Peterson and Kerryon Johnson are expected to split the RB work for the Detroit Lions on Sunday in D'Andre Swift's absence.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/20/2020

Detroit Lions QB's wife apologizes for calling Michigan government a 'dictatorship'

Kelly Stafford, the wife of Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, went on the offensive on Instagram Thursday. Her remarks come after Gov. Whitmer imposed new restrictions.

Source: Daily Mail

11/20/2020

Kelly Stafford, wife of Detroit Lions QB, issues apology after calling Michigan a 'dictatorship' in Instagram rant about Covid-19 restrictions

Kelly Stafford, wife of longtime Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, apologized on Thursday after calling Michigan a "dictatorship" in response to news of the state's new Covid-19 restrictions.

Source: CNN

11/19/2020

Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift in concussion protocol, could miss Panthers game

If D'Andre Swift cannot play Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, Adrian Peterson likely will start at running back for the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/18/2020

Detroit Lions' Romeo Okwara leading in sacks, Panthers' Christian McCaffrey likely out

Romeo Okwara is producing on defense — six sacks — and on special teams for the Detroit Lions ahead of a return to his hometown.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/18/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford played through hand injuries before and it has not been pretty

The last time he played with a significant injury to his throwing hand, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford threw 5 interceptions in 19 quarters.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/11/2020

Detroit Lions Wednesday injury report: Kenny Golladay still sidelined

The Lions’ injury report has 14 players on it, but none more important than Kenny Golladay.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/11/2020

Detroit Lions' murky cornerback situation reeks of an old QB adage

Jeff Okudah, Amani Oruwariye and Desmond Trufant all merit playing time, but none has proven indispensable for Detroit Lions

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/10/2020

Detroit Lions Week 9 stock report: Stafford has bottomed out, Griffen falls flat

Stafford has bottomed out, and Griffen’s hype has failed to materialize.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/09/2020

I’m not mad in the Detroit Lions, just very disappointed

An examination at the nail in the coffin on the 2020 season.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/08/2020

Dalvin Cook authors masterpiece performance in Minnesota Vikings' victory over Detroit Lions

Running back Dalvin Cook rushed for a career-high 206 yards and two touchdowns on 22 carries as the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Detroit Lions on Sunday.

Source: ESPN

11/08/2020

NFL Week 9 PFF ReFocused: Minnesota Vikings 34, Detroit Lions 20 | NFL News, Rankings and Statistics

Dalvin Cook went off for the second week in a row and the Minnesota Vikings easily handled the Detroit Lions, winning at home 34-24.

Source: Pff.com

11/08/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford being evaluated for concussion after leaving game vs. Minnesota Vikings

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford left the team's game against the Minnesota VIkings on Sunday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/08/2020

Detroit Lions vs Minnesota Vikings: Game time, channel, radio, streaming and more

How to follow all of Sunday’s action from U.S. Bank Stadium

Source: Daily Norseman

11/08/2020

Detroit Lions predictions vs. Minnesota Vikings: Who wins and why

Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings game predictions from Free Press sports writers

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/05/2020

Why Detroit Lions need these two players to stop Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook

The Detroit Lions' defense will be missing Trey Flowers, but D-linemen Da'Shawn Hand and Everson Griffen could help stop the Vikings' Dalvin Cook.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/04/2020

Detroit Lions place QB Matthew Stafford on reserve/COVID-19 list

Matthew Stafford is considered a "high-risk, close contact" of a non-team member who tested positive for COVID-19, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. He would be eligible to play Sunday against Minnesota pending five straight days of negative tests.

Source: ESPN

11/04/2020

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford misses practice ahead of Minnesota Vikings game

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford missed 8 games with a back injury last season and was briefly placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list earlier this season.

Source: Detroit Free Press

11/02/2020

Detroit Lions work out WR Mohamed Sanu

The Lions may be looking to add some WR depth after Golladay’s injury.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/02/2020

The Detroit Lions should trade for Stephon Gilmore

If the 2019 AP Defensive Player of the Year is, in fact, available ahead of tomorrow’s trade deadline, the Lions should go and get him.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

11/01/2020

Check out the stats and notes from the Colts' Week 8 victory over the Detroit Lions

Check out a list of stats and notes from the Indianapolis Colts’ 2020 Week 8 victory over the Detroit Lions at Ford Field.

Source: Colts.com

11/01/2020

NFL Week 8 PFF ReFocused: Indianapolis Colts 41, Detroit Lions 21 | NFL News, Rankings and Statistics | PFF

The Indianapolis Colts earned their fifth win of the season in dominant fashion, taking down the Detroit Lions on the road, 41-21.

Source: Pff.com

11/01/2020

NFL Week 8 picks: Detroit Lions vs. Indianapolis Colts score predictions

A look at who we’re picking to win the Lions’ Week 8 matchup.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/31/2020

Detroit Lions activate CB Justin Coleman from injured reserve, waive RB Bo Scarbrough

With Desmond Trufant (hamstring) nearing a return, the Detroit Lions are close to having their entire secondary together for the first time all season

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/31/2020

Detroit Lions add Justin Coleman, Isaac Nauta to 53-man roster, cut Bo Scarbrough

Coleman is now on the active roster and eligible to play against the Colts.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/30/2020

7 trade targets the Detroit Lions could be interested in

Here are seven players the Detroit Lions could potentially try and trade for soon The Detroit Lions recently acquired defensive end Everson Griffen to bols...

Source: SideLion Report

10/29/2020

Detroit Lions open roster spot by cutting LB Elijah Lee

The Lions have opened up a roster spot... but for what reason???

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/28/2020

How Detroit Lions' trade for Everson Griffen went down: 'Motown we coming, baby!'

Coming from Dallas Cowboys, Everson Griffen must pass COVID-19 tests on five consecutive days before joining Detroit Lions for team activities

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/28/2020

Film Room: Examining what Everson Griffen brings to the Detroit Lions

Lions Wire is back in the film room, this time examining what newly acquired EDGE Everson Griffen brings to the Detroit Lions.

Source: USA Today

10/27/2020

Dallas Cowboys trade DE Everson Griffen to Detroit Lions

The Cowboys are moving on from Everson Griffen by sending the defensive end to the Lions in a trade one week before the NFL's deadline for deals.

Source: USA Today

10/27/2020

NFL power rankings: Where do Detroit Lions sit among league's vast middle class?

The Pittsburgh Steelers are the NFL's lone undefeated team, but they check in at No. 2 in this week's poll. Where are the Detroit Lions?

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/27/2020

VIDEO: Detroit Lions locker room celebration after comeback win over Falcons

Screw the haters. Winning 3 out of 4 is worth celebrating.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/26/2020

Snap counts: Joe Dahl missing from offensive line as Detroit Lions stick with same group

Jonah Jackson played all 63 snaps at left guard. Tyrell Crosby remained at right tackle while Halapoulivaati Vaitai held down right guard in Atlanta.

Source: mlive.com

10/26/2020

5 Detroit Lions game ball candidates vs. Falcons

Who was the Lions’ best player against the Falcons?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/26/2020

Detroit Lions stock watch: Why Romeo Okwara surged in win over Falcons

Detroit Lions had another solid all-around game Sunday, but Falcons coach Raheem Morris did not help his chances of landing a full-time gig in 2021

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/25/2020

Atlanta Falcons RB Todd Gurley 'mad as hell' as TD leads to loss to Detroit Lions

Falcons running back Todd Gurley lamented his late touchdown that gave the Lions enough time to drive down the field and rally to beat Atlanta on Sunday.

Source: ESPN

10/24/2020

Detroit lions safety Miles Killebrew OUT vs. Falcons for personal reasons

The Lions special teamer will miss Sunday’s game because of a personal issue.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/24/2020

NFL Week 7 Madden simulation: Detroit Lions vs. Atlanta Falcons

Can the virtual Lions finally pick up their first win?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/23/2020

Detroit Lions CB Desmond Trufant won't get chance to face Atlanta Falcons: Injury report

Detroit Lions' Desmond Trufant is out vs. his former team the Falcons, but Trey Flowers, Marvin Jones and Danny Amendola are clear to play

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/21/2020

Matt Patricia explains how Detroit Lions make deals at NFL trade deadline

Coach Matt Patricia offered a look at how Detroit Lions work on trades before the deadline. The Lions have been buyers and sellers during his tenure.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/21/2020

Detroit Lions place rookie Julian Okwara on IR, return Austin Bryant to practice

The Lions made a flurry of roster moves Wednesday morning.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/21/2020

Why Detroit Lions' D'Andre Swift got a ton of carries against Jacksonville Jaguars

Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell explained the roles of his running backs and why D'Andre Swift got a ton of carries in Jacksonville.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/21/2020

Detroit Lions make changes on their practice squad

In comes a DT, out goes a WR/QB.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/21/2020

Detroit Lions Week 7 scouting report: The Atlanta Falcons are on the verge of a full rebuild

They’ve still got talent, but they’re readying to blow it all up.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/20/2020

Notes: Detroit Lions ‘salvaged season’ with win over Jaguars

Still plenty for the Lions to prove, but they bought themselves some time.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/19/2020

Titans' Mike Vrabel is the genius Detroit Lions thought they had in Matt Patricia

Tennessee Titans' Mike Vrabel and Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia come from the Patriots, but Vrabel's team is again far superior to Patricia's

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/19/2020

How Detroit Lions' upcoming schedule sets them up for NFL playoff contention in December

Detroit Lions next six games are against teams with a combined 11-25 record, and they probably need to win five of them to stay in playoff contention

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/19/2020

Detroit Lions didn’t let other shoe drop vs. Jaguars

Every time it looked like the Lions were going to blow it... they didn’t.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/19/2020

Florida weather wreaks havoc on Detroit Lions as Matthew Stafford finally gets TD vs. Jaguars

The Detroit Lions played eight different offensive linemen Sunday after starters Tyrell Crosby and Halapoulivaati Vaitai left with dehydration.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/19/2020

How Detroit Lions RB D'Andre Swift got redemption: 'One game means nothing'

Rookie Detroit Lions running back D'Andre Swift rumbled for more than 100 yards on the ground and two TDs in a 34-16 victory in Jacksonville.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/18/2020

Was simplicity the key for the Detroit Lions all along?

The Lions did the simple things on Sunday and it worked.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/18/2020

D'Andre Swift has big day as Detroit Lions crush Jacksonville Jaguars, 34-16

Detroit Lions whack the lowly Jacksonville Jaguars behind solid performances on offense and defense

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/18/2020

Someone reportedly placed a $2 million bet on the Detroit Lions to win in Week 6

It was a $2 million two-team, money line parlay with the Lions and Dolphins winning on Sunday.

Source: mlive.com

10/17/2020

Detroit Lions sign another QB, David Blough, to 53-man roster before facing Jaguars

The Lions released cornerback Chris Jones in the corresponding move.

Source: mlive.com

10/16/2020

Week 6 NFL preview & prediction: Detroit Lions vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: On Paper

Can the Lions get back on track against one of the worst teams in football? Check out our Week 6 preview & prediction.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/15/2020

What Detroit Lions are doing to try to ramp up NFL-worst pass rush

Detroit Lions have 5 sacks, tied for fewest in the NFL, though Bo Davis insists they've purposely played passive at times

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/15/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford never has thrown TD pass against Jacksonville Jaguars

Stafford has passed for 563 yards in two wins over Jacksonville in his career, but he's never thrown a TD pass vs. the Jaguars

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/14/2020

What Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford said about his own future, Dak Prescott's injury

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford is confident Dallas Cowboys QB Dak Prescott can return from a gruesome ankle injury.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/11/2020

Detroit Lions fans frustrated by Travis Fulgham's big day as he dominates for Eagles

Detroit Lions fans thought it was funny and sad that a player selected by the Lions last season is having a breakout game with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/08/2020

Ndamukong Suh: Jim Caldwell Was the Answer for Detroit Lions

Former Detroit Lions continue to defend Jim Caldwell. Read more.

Source: Sports Illustrated

10/08/2020

Who is to blame for the Detroit Lions’ mess?

Three years in and things still look the same

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/07/2020

The Detroit Lions have one of the easiest remaining schedules

Hey, there’s something to maybe, possibly look forward to.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

10/06/2020

When will Detroit Lions pull plug on Matt Patricia? | Pro Football Talk | NBC Sports

Source: Google News

10/05/2020

Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia offers puzzling explanation for 'a lot of work to do' comment

Matt Patricia tried to deflect blame for the Detroit Lions' struggles under his command Sunday by indicating the 9-7 team he inherited needed a rebuild

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/04/2020

New Orleans Saints overcome disruption, rally past Detroit Lions to snap two-game losing skid

The New Orleans Saints overcame the distraction of problematic coronavirus testing and a deficit to the Detroit Lions to get a much-needed victory Sunday after consecutive losses.

Source: ESPN

10/04/2020

New Orleans Saints FB Michael Burton will play vs. Detroit Lions after COVID-19 scare

With starting CB Desmond Trufant back in the lineup, the Detroit Lions are as healthy as they've been all season

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/04/2020

How Matthew Stafford's COVID-19 scare kept Detroit Lions-Saints game on for Sunday

Former Detroit Lions FB Michael Burton reportedly tested negative twice after traveling with the Saints to Detroit.

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/04/2020

Detroit Lions game to take place after New Orleans Saints player’s COVID-19 test comes back negative

It is unclear whether the game between the Detroit Lions and New Orleans Saints will still take place this afternoon.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

10/04/2020

Report: Detroit Lions' opponent tests positive for COVID-19, threatening game vs. Saints

A New Orleans Saints player tested positive for COVID-19 after arriving in Detroit for Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions, according to a report

Source: Detroit Free Press

10/04/2020

REPORT: New Orleans Saints player tests positive for COVID-19 on eve of game with Detroit Lions

Report says fullback Michael Burton is the player who tested positive for COVID-19

Source: WDSU New Orleans

10/02/2020

Michael Thomas among six New Orleans Saints starters ruled out vs. Detroit Lions

Michael Thomas, cornerbacks Marshon Lattimore and Janoris Jenkins, tight end Jared Cook, guard Andrus Peat and defensive end Marcus Davenport have all been ruled out for Sunday's game.

Source: ESPN

10/02/2020

Detroit Lions Week 4 injury report: 6 Saints starters OUT including Michael Thomas

The Saints are hurting.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/30/2020

Detroit Lions have hands full with Saints' WR Michael Thomas but they'll get some help

Pro Bowl WRs DeAndre Hopkins and Davante Adams combined for 13 catches, 173 yards vs. Detroit Lions the last two weeks. Now they get Michael Thomas.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/30/2020

Detroit Lions injury report: Only 1 player misses Wednesday’s practice

The Detroit Lions have their smallest injury report of the season.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/30/2020

The Detroit Lions’ special teams are absolutely killing it

Brayden Coombs' unit is off to a terrific three-game start.

Source: mlive.com

09/29/2020

Detroit Lions likely to roll with veteran Adrian Peterson as lead running back

Veteran running back Adrian Peterson, who has averaged 4.9 yards per carry this season, likely will continue to get the bulk of the carries for Detroit at age 35.

Source: ESPN

09/29/2020

Should Detroit Lions fans be bothered with the team’s RB usage?

Two second-round running backs, 5 total touches on Sunday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/28/2020

Detroit Lions used Jesse James’ scarcity to their advantage vs. Cardinals

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/28/2020

Detroit Lions heavily cut down on man-coverage vs. Cardinals

The Lions—at least for one week—made a serious change in defensive strategy.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/28/2020

Jeff Okudah, Detroit Lions bounce back: 'I was tired of being disrespected by everyone'

The Detroit Lions no longer look destined to blow everything up at next week’s bye, but they’re still a long way from being a playoff contender

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/28/2020

Detroit Lions Week 3 snap counts: Tracy Walker doesn’t leave the field, Jarrad Davis barely sees it

The Lions made some big changes on defense this week.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/28/2020

Detroit Lions' upset of Cardinals means Matt Patricia won't be axed in-season

A victory over the Cardinals means Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia won't be fired during the season, Carlos Monarrez says.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/27/2020

Arizona Cardinals play an awful game, lose at home to the Detroit Lions

It was what we Arizona Cardinals were all worried about. After two weeks of strong play, the Cardinals came out and laid an egg against a bad Detroit Lions team… At home… Before a huge road trip. T...

Source: Revenge of the Birds

09/27/2020

Terry Bradshaw: Detroit Lions' Bob Quinn, Matt Patricia gotta go; 'nothing's changed there'

Four-time Super Bowl champ and longtime TV star Terry Bradshaw didn't hold back on Sunday's pregame show about the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/27/2020

Detroit Lions will give glimmer of hope by upsetting Arizona Cardinals. Here's why

It's not impossible to think Detroit Lions can upset Kyler Murray and Arizona because of their history keeping mobile quarterbacks from running wild.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/26/2020

3 Reasons why the Detroit Lions will defeat the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday

So you’re telling me there’s a chance?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/26/2020

Detroit Lions in must-win mode or it could be 'done deal-y' for Matt Patricia

Just four teams in the past 30 years have made the playoffs after an 0-3 start, including the 1995 Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/25/2020

Detroit Lions vs. Arizona Cardinals Week 3 preview, prediction: On Paper

A statistical breakdown of the Lions’ Week 3 matchup.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/24/2020

Ex-Detroit Lions sack leader Devon Kennard 'excited' to face former team

The Detroit Lions will face linebacker Devon Kennard in Arizona on Sunday after releasing him in the offseason.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/24/2020

Detroit Lions try to explain why their run defense is a disaster again

The Detroit Lions have allowed a league-worst 408 yards rushing through two weeks and face the NFL's fifth-rank ground attack Sunday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/24/2020

Detroit Lions to bring in DE Jabaal Sheard for visit

Some pass rush reinforcements may be on the way.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/24/2020

Evaluating Detroit Lions rookies: Not every draft pick has been disappointing

The Detroit Lions earned high marks for the 2020 draft haul, but two weeks in, those rave reviews may have been overly optimistic.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/22/2020

Arizona Cardinals depth chart: How roster stacks up for Week 3 vs. Detroit Lions

The Arizona Cardinals have released their depth chart heading into the third game of the season against the Detroit Lions on Sunday.

Source: AZCentral

09/22/2020

Detroit Lions Week 2 Game Ball: 4 players of the game vs. Packers

There were probably a couple of bright spots, right?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/21/2020

Detroit Lions Week 2 snap counts: What the hell is going on with Tracy Walker?

The Lions made some curious personnel decisions on Sunday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/20/2020

Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers first half open thread

Come watch and chat as the Lions take on the Packers in Week 2 of the 2020 season.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/19/2020

3 Detroit Lions that could be in for a big game vs. Packers

Who could carry the Lions to victory on Sunday?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/19/2020

Detroit Lions can show their resilience with upset win in Lambeau vs. Packers

After brutal season-opening loss, Detroit Lions face Green Bay Packers in Lambeau Field, with few giving them much of a chance.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/18/2020

Detroit Lions will be without Desmond Trufant, Kenny Golladay, Joe Dahl vs. Green Bay Packers

The Detroit Lions ruled out cornerback Desmond Trufant, receiver Kenny Golladay and left guard Joe Dahl for Sunday's game at Green Bay. Cornerback Jeff Okudah, the No. 3 overall pick in this year's draft, will make his debut for Detroit.

Source: ESPN

09/18/2020

Detroit Lions Week 2 injury report: Kenny Golladay, Desmond Trufant, Joe Dahl OUT vs. Packers

The Lions will be missing at least 3 starters on Sunday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/17/2020

Detroit Lions' Kenny Golladay in danger of missing Green Bay Packers game

Detroit Lions' top receiver Kenny Golladay didn't practice again Thursday ahead of Sunday's NFC North showdown with the Green Bay Packers.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/17/2020

All of Detroit Lions fans’ offseason optimism vanished after Week 1

Hope. Flattened.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/16/2020

Detroit Lions LB Jarrad Davis on his reduced role: 'I got to trust the coaches'

Jahlani Tavai took over as the Detroit Lions' defensive communicator after Jamie Collins was ejected vs. the Bears

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/16/2020

Detroit Lions Week 2 injury report: Kenny Golladay, Desmond Trufant among 5 players out of Wednesday’s practi…

But at least some good news regarding Jeff Okudah.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/15/2020

Detroit Lions sign DE Kareem Martin to practice squad, protect 4 players from poaching

The Lions made an interesting swap on their practice squad.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/15/2020

Week 2 NFL power rankings: Detroit Lions slide to No. 22, still ahead of two 1-0 teams

The Kansas City Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens remain atop the power rankings with the NFL's two best QBs, Patrick Mahomes and Lamar Jackson

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/15/2020

Detroit Lions CB Justin Coleman being placed on injured reserve with hamstring injury, sources say

Lions cornerback Justin Coleman is being placed on injured reserve after injuring his hamstring in Sunday's loss to the Bears.

Source: ESPN

09/14/2020

Detroit Lions Week 1 Unsung Hero: Frank Ragnow paves the way for the run game

The Lions failed to run down the clock with a lead against the Bears Sunday. Nonetheless, they ran pretty damn well.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/14/2020

Why Detroit Lions' jaw-dropping loss shouldn't raise alarms about this season

The Detroit Lions are in danger of an 0-4 start with games against the Packers, Cardinals and Saints up next and major injuries in their secondary

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/14/2020

Detroit Lions' Defensive Grades: Mitchell Trubisky Owns Matt Patricia

Read more on how the Detroit Lions' defense fared against the Chicago Bears

Source: Sports Illustrated

09/14/2020

Postgame Perspective: Resilient Chicago Bears record electric 27-23 comeback win over Detroit Lions in 2020 season opener

Coach Matt Nagy lauded the Bears' never-say-die mentality after Sunday's incredible 27-23 comeback win over the Lions, saying: “I just appreciate their willingness to keep fighting. No one ever had their head down.”

Source: ChicagoBears.com

09/14/2020

Week 1: Chicago Bears take advantage of Detroit Lions gifts

The Chicago Bears should feel good about showing the resolve to hang in there while entering the fourth quarter down 23-6 on the road. But let’s not gloss over one fact: The Lions blew it by, well, being the Lions.

Source: Chicago Tribune

09/13/2020

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears recap: What Just Happened?

A collection of thoughts on the Lions’ Week 1 loss.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/13/2020

Detroit Lions LB Jamie Collins ejected against Bears after contact with ref

The Lions newest linebacker had his debut cut short.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/13/2020

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears live score updates, highlights

Live updates.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/13/2020

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears: Everything you need to know

A look at all of our pregame coverage for Lions vs. Bears.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/12/2020

Detroit Lions promote Kenny Wiggins, Jonathan Williams to active roster

The Lions added two players to their roster Saturday afternoon.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/12/2020

Who will the Detroit Lions use to replace Kenny Golladay, if necessary?

It’s looking like the Lions’ No. 1 receiver will be out this week. Who should replace him?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/11/2020

Detroit Lions Week 1 injury report: Golladay doubtful, Vaitai OUT vs. Bears

The Lions will be without at least one starter on offense to start the year.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/10/2020

Detroit Lions' Nick Williams: Ex-teammate, Chicago Bears' Mitchell Trubisky 'a good QB'

Detroit Lions DT Nick Williams calls Chicago Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky, who has feasted on Detroit, a good quarterback and an up-and-coming talent.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/10/2020

Detroit Lions asking Adrian Peterson 'to do a lot'; new RB likes QB Stafford, RB Swift

The closer the Detroit Lions get to Sunday's season opener, the more likely it seems Adrian Peterson will play a significant role on offense.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/10/2020

Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions Game Preview (Week 1)

Source: Google News

09/09/2020

NFL power rankings: You might be surprised where Detroit Lions rank

Two AFC teams top the list, but the top-10 is loaded with NFC playoff contenders including Tom Brady's Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/08/2020

Notes: Detroit Lions release 2020 depth chart

A first look at Detroit “official” depth chart.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/08/2020

Adrian Peterson signing shows this isn't the Same Old Detroit Lions

With the jury still out on the rest of their RBs, Detroit Lions did the right thing by signing Adrian Peterson, who provides an instant upgrade.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/08/2020

Detroit Lions jersey numbers changes: Jeff Okudah, D’Andre Swift get NFL numbers

The Lions’ top three draft picks all changed their jersey numbers before Week 1.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/08/2020

Breaking down Detroit Lions' 2020 depth chart: What we expect from Adrian Peterson

Detroit Lions' offense should be a force this season with Matthew Stafford at quarterback and Kenny Golladay at receiver. Can Stafford stay healthy?

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/07/2020

Detroit Lions: The 2 biggest mistakes made on cut day

The Detroit Lions established their 53-man roster Saturday, with a number of surprises. Two decisions in particular may stand out as mistakes in the future...

Source: SideLion Report

09/07/2020

What role will Adrian Peterson have with the Detroit Lions?

How will the legendary back fit on the Lions roster?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/06/2020

Adrian Peterson Returns to the NFC North, But He May Not Have a Big Role With the Detroit Lions

It didn’t take Adrian Peterson long to find a new place to renew his pursuit of Emmitt Smith’s all-time NFL rushing record. After getting released by the

Source: Zonecoverage.com

09/06/2020

How Adrian Peterson factors into Detroit Lions' backfield | Pro Football Talk | NBC Sports

Source: Google News

09/06/2020

NFL roster claims: Detroit Lions lose RB Jason Huntley to Eagles

The Lions’ fifth-round rookie has been claimed off waivers.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/06/2020

2020 Detroit Lions practice squad, waiver wire tracker

Tracking all of the Lions’ moves on the waiver wire and practice squad.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/06/2020

Detroit Lions bolster backfield by signing RB Adrian Peterson to one-year deal

Adrian Peterson becomes part of the Lions' RB by committee that includes Kerryon Johnson, their leading rusher the last two seasons, and rookie D'Andre Swift.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/05/2020

Some thoughts about the Detroit Lions’ initial 53-man roster

The Lions made some surprising decisions, including cutting fifth-round pick Jason Huntley.

Source: mlive.com

09/05/2020

Detroit Lions 53-man roster analysis: 5 quick thoughts

Instant analysis of the Lions’ 53-man roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/05/2020

Report: Detroit Lions cutting DT Kevin Strong, WR Victor Bolden, Dee Virgin, TE Matt Sokol

A couple of mild surprises here.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/05/2020

The Detroit Lions should sign Adrian Peterson

Could the Lions be the team to bring back a familiar face to the NFC North?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/05/2020

Reports: Detroit Lions will face Mitchell Trubisky as Chicago Bears QB in Week 1

The Detroit Lions will face Mitchell Trubisky as Chicago Bears quarterback in Week 1, according to multiple reports.

Source: Detroit Free Press

09/05/2020

Detroit Lions reportedly cut another receiver in move toward setting 53-man roster

The Detroit Lions reportedly took another step toward the roster limit by cutting wide receiver Chris Lacy. Detroit has until 4 p.m. Saturday to get its roster down to the 53-man limit for the regular season.

Source: mlive.com

09/04/2020

VIDEO: Watch Detroit Lions scrimmage highlights, top 5 plays from training camp

The Lions released a trio of awesome training camp videos.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/04/2020

10 Detroit Lions players who are on the roster bubble

A look at where things stand heading into cut day.

Source: mlive.com

09/04/2020

2020 Detroit Lions final 53-man roster prediction

We make our predictions for Detroit’s 2020 roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/03/2020

4 new rule changes that could impact Detroit Lions’ 53-man roster

Roster rule changes could impact how the Lions make their cuts this year.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/03/2020

Football Outsiders Q&A: Why you should believe in the 2020 Detroit Lions

Their projection model got it wrong last year, but this year, you should have some confidence.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/02/2020

Detroit Lions, Kenny Golladay reportedly closing in on contract extension

The Lions may dish out two extensions in one week.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/02/2020

Dueling Detroit Lions 53-man roster predictions

We make our best predictions for the 2020 Lions 53-man roster. PLUS reactions to Taylor Decker’s extension.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/01/2020

Report: Taylor Decker signs 6-year, $85 million deal with Detroit Lions

Taylor Decker just got PAID!

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

09/01/2020

Detroit Lions Bubble Watch: Final roster predictions on defense

Which defenders are in? Who’s out?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/31/2020

Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia: Defense philosophy won't change with Cory Undlin calling it

Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Cory Undlin previously worked with Matt Patricia when both were assistants with the New England Patriots

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/31/2020

2020 NFL team previews: The future of the Detroit Lions hangs in the balance

The fate of a head coach, general manager, and maybe even the franchise quarterback, are on the line for Detroit in 2020. Can they save the franchise?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/30/2020

Jeff Okudah Is Not Ready to Start for Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions rookie cornerback Jeff Okudah should start the 2020 season behind Amani Oruwariye

Source: Sports Illustrated

08/29/2020

Detroit Lions training camp observations: Breaking down all 11 scrimmage possessions

The Detroit Lions finished training camp with a high-intensity practice.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/29/2020

Detroit Lions training camp Day 10 live stream, updates

Last day of camp!

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/27/2020

Detroit Lions training camp Day 8 live updates

Live updates from Allen Park as the Lions take the field Thursday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/26/2020

Detroit Lions training camp Day 7.5 live updates

After a day of protest, the Lions will take the field again on Wednesday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/26/2020

The Detroit Lions were winners Tuesday in something much bigger than football

The Detroit Lions didn’t win any games Tuesday. What they did was bigger, better and more important than anything they’ll accomplish this year.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/23/2020

Detroit Lions hit with more false positives for COVID-19

Detroit is among the teams using a New Jersey lab that has turned up a rash of false positives.

Source: mlive.com

08/23/2020

Reggie Ragland: Detroit Lions have same qualities as Super Bowl-winning Chiefs

The Lions linebacker sees a lot of things he likes in this Detroit team.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/23/2020

Detroit Lions training camp Day 6 live updates

The pads are back on for Sunday. Stay up to date here.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/22/2020

Detroit Lions Day 5 training camp observations: Offense dominates 2-minute drill

The Lions offense looked good in situational football on Saturday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/22/2020

Detroit Lions RBs D'Andre Swift, Bo Scarbrough miss practice again

The Detroit Lions are down to five healthy RBs after D'Andre Swift, their second-round pick, injured a leg muscle in practice Thursday

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/22/2020

Detroit Lions training camp: 5 standouts from Friday’s practice

A look at the five best performers from the Lions’ training camp practice on friday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/22/2020

Detroit Lions' Jeff Okudah not picky about taking cues from Matthew Stafford and receivers

Detroit Lions rookie cornerback Jeff Okudah is soaking in as much info as he can from everyone on the team, including receivers and quarterbacks.

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/21/2020

Detroit Lions try out five defensive tackles

Detroit is clearly trying to find someone to plug the holes they have at defensive tackle.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/21/2020

Detroit Lions training camp Day 4 observations: Big day from secondary, Jeff Okudah notches INT

The defense stepped on Friday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/18/2020

Detroit Lions rookie DL Jashon Cornell suffers leg injury, carted off

On Day 2 of Detroit Lions training camp padded practices, the injury bug finally hit the team. About halfway through Tuesday’s session, Lions seventh-round rookie defensive lineman Jashon Cornell...

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/18/2020

‘Dagger Time’ shows the Detroit Lions are aware of their biggest weakness

The Lions are their own worst enemy because of their inability to capitalize

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/17/2020

Detroit Lions Day 1 training camp observations: 4 biggest storylines

A summary of the important news from Monday’s practice.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/17/2020

Live updates, highlights from Day 1 of Detroit Lions training camp practice

Everything you need to know about the Lions’ first padded practice, all in one place.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/17/2020

Detroit Lions training camp: 5 players to watch as padded practices begin

Detroit Lions need young players like Da'Shawn Hand and Jeff Okudah to have big seasons if they're going to reach their potential this fall

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/16/2020

Calvin Johnson met with Detroit Lions receivers this offseason

His relationship with the organization remains nonexistent, but the future Hall of Famer helped out the players this Summer.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/12/2020

Should you buy into the Detroit Lions hype?

The hype train has left the station. Should you be on it?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/11/2020

Detroit Lions, fresh off 3-win season, crowned NFC North favorite by Football Outsiders

Football Outsiders has the Lions as the most likely team to win the NFC North. And not just when taking the last-place teams from last year into consideration.

Source: mlive.com

08/09/2020

Detroit Lions will prepare for fan-less games with visit to Ford Field later this month

State regulations currently limit crowds at entertainment venues to 25% capacity or 250 people, whichever is smaller

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/09/2020

Detroit Lions make 6 cuts, establish 80-man roster

The Lions are done with their split squad.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

08/04/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford's wife blames NFL for harassment received after false positive coronavirus test

After a false positive Covid-19 test put Matthew Stafford, quarterback for the Detroit Lions, on the NFL's Injured Reserve/Covid list, life has been terrible. And his wife blames the NFL.

Source: CNN

08/03/2020

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford reportedly tested positive for COVID-19

Players who test positive for the coronavirus must stay away from the facility for at least five days

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/01/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford's stint on COVID-19 list shows just how fragile football is

The Detroit Lions, who have 8 players on the reserve/COVID-19 list, are scheduled to begin strength and conditioning workouts Monday

Source: Detroit Free Press

08/01/2020

Detroit Lions' Matt Patricia: To prevent coronavirus outbreak on team, 'more is more'

The Detroit Lions are working in small groups of 20 to 25 players to start training camp to help prevent any coronavirus outbreaks

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/30/2020

Here is every NFL player placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list; Detroit Lions have seven

The Minnesota Vikings and Jacksonville Jaguars have 8 players on the reserve/COVID-19 list while 6 New England Patriots are opting out of the season

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/30/2020

Justin Coleman, Isaac Nauta make it 7 Detroit Lions players on COVID-19 list

The NFL Network reports Coleman is asymptomatic and even tested negative in the initial phase on Tuesday at the team’s facility. Nauta’s name appeared on the league’s official transaction wire.

Source: mlive.com

07/30/2020

Early Detroit Lions 53-man roster projection

With the Lions in town for the start of training camp, here's our early look at who's on the right side of the bubble, and who's not.

Source: mlive.com

07/30/2020

Ranking the top 10 Detroit Lions on the 2020 roster

A look at the best players on the Lions’ 2020 roster.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/29/2020

John Atkins becomes first Detroit Lions player to opt out of NFL season amid pandemic

Detroit Lions defensive tackle John Atkins is opting out of the NFL season this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/29/2020

Don’t expect the Detroit Lions to sign any free agents soon

There are too many hoops to jump through right now, as Lions GM Bob Quinn explained on Wednesday.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/29/2020

Ranking the Detroit Lions 2020 roster: Cracking the top 20

A look at the first half of players that made our top 20 list of best 2020 Lions players.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/28/2020

Detroit Lions to split squad after keeping roster at 90 players

The rookies will have to practice separate from the veterans until the roster is pared down next month.

Source: mlive.com

07/27/2020

Detroit Lions training camp preview: Can Jeff Okudah meet soaring expectations?

The former Ohio State star was selected third overall in the NFL draft.

Source: mlive.com

07/27/2020

Detroit Lions might feel salary cap pinch in 2021 because of coronavirus

Detroit Lions have about $22 million in cap space this season, most of which they'll be able to carry over to next year

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/27/2020

Detroit Lions training camp: 5 non-coronavirus related storylines to watch

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford's health and Jeff Okudah's progression are among the biggest things to watch this summer

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/26/2020

Ranking the Detroit Lions 2020 roster: The starter bubble (40-31)

Our ranking of the Lions’ 2020 roster continues.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/25/2020

Detroit Lions face decision: Cut 10 players or keep rookies away from vets to start camp

The Detroit Lions are due to report to training camp Tuesday, where they'll undergo the first of two COVID-19 tests before being cleared for workouts

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/25/2020

Who will be the Detroit Lions No. 4 WR?

Who will back up the top 3 Lions receivers?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/24/2020

Everybody has questions about Detroit Lions’ offensive line

Stafford’s protectors are shrouded in mystery

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/24/2020

Detroit Lions 5 biggest questions heading into training camp

As camp opens up, the questions begin.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/23/2020

Detroit Lions training camp preview: Offensive line headed for difficult shakeup

Rookies Jonah Jackson and Logan Stenberg could compete for starting jobs right away, although the loss of the preseason will hurt them.

Source: mlive.com

07/23/2020

Detroit Lions’ Bob Quinn ranked as NFL’s worst general manager

Matt Patricia is on the hot seat, but what about Bob Quinn?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/22/2020

Detroit Lions expecting ‘reduced seating capacity’ as NFL mandates masks for fans

The Lions sent an email to season ticket holders noting that capacity will be limited in 2020.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/22/2020

Detroit Lions expect reduced capacity at home games; masks will be required

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's executive order currently limits the number of people in sports arenas to 250; Detroit Lions will allow fans at Ford Field

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/22/2020

Detroit Lions' Kenny Golladay poised to land new contract: Here's what it could look like

After leading the NFL in touchdown catches in 2019, Golladay should soon become one of the league's highest-paid receivers

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/22/2020

Cancelling NFL preseason games is right decision, but it could hurt these Detroit Lions

Undrafted rookies and veterans on non-guaranteed contracts have a tougher road to make the Detroit Lions' roster this preseason

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/21/2020

Detroit Lions don't have a lot of hope for the future, says ESPN's latest power rankings

ESPN recently ranked NFL teams in a ‘future’ power rankings and things aren’t looking too good for the Detroit Lions.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/21/2020

2020 Detroit Lions training camp preview: Linebackers

Will this unit finally improve in 2020?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/20/2020

Why the Detroit Lions should be wary of new NFL proposal shrinking preseason to one game

As the preseason schedule stands, the Lions would play the Dolphins in Miami, one of the hot spots for COVID-19.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/20/2020

Madden 21 ratings: Detroit Lions player rankings

A look at the new Madden ratings for the Detroit Lions.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/14/2020

2020 Detroit Lions training camp preview: Running backs

The Lions’ RB competition may be the most exciting Detroit has to offer.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/13/2020

Detroit Lions offensive weapons ranked 8th-worst in NFL

Excuse me, ESPN?

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/12/2020

Survey says: Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford ranked among NFL's top-10 QBs for 2020 season

Matthew Stafford, 32, is the 10th-ranked quarterback entering the 2020 season, according to results from ESPN's survey.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/06/2020

Former Detroit Lions 2nd-round pick Teez Tabor waived from 49ers

The former Lions draft pick will have to find yet another home.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/05/2020

Detroit Lions sign second-round pick D'Andre Swift; Jeff Okudah still unsigned

Detroit Lions signed RB D'Andre Swift on Saturday, the player announced on Twitter. The Lions took Swift in the second round of the NFL draft.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/04/2020

D'Andre Swift signs rookie deal with Detroit Lions

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Source: 247Sports

07/04/2020

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, wife Kelly reveal gender of fourth child

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford's wife, Kelly Stafford, revealed their new child is a girl. Her name is Tyler Hall Stafford.

Source: Detroit Free Press

07/01/2020

Notes: D’Andre Swift pushes Detroit Lions closer to ‘matchup-proof offense’

The Lions offense just got a whole-new dimension.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

07/01/2020

Davante Adams Says Detroit Lions Never Disguise Coverage

Packers wide receiver picks apart Matt Patricia's defense in film review with NFL analyst Brian Baldinger.

Source: Sports Illustrated

06/28/2020

2020 Detroit Lions top-10 salary cap bargains: Matthew Stafford

Stafford has a chance at being one of the best value QBs of 2020.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/27/2020

2020 Detroit Lions top-10 salary cap bargains: Da’Shawn Hand

If Da’Shawn Hand returns to 2018 form, he’ll have one of the most team-friendly contracts on the team.... but that’s a big if.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/26/2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford defies NFLPA recommendations, practices with teammates

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford practiced Thursday with teammates Jamal Agnew, Jesse James and Nick Bawden.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/23/2020

Sheila Ford Hamp: Detroit Lions can sign Colin Kaepernick if Bob Quinn, coaches choose to

Sheila Ford Hamp, the Detroit Lions' new principal owner, made several strong statements about social justice, including supporting players.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/23/2020

5 takeaways from Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford’s introductory press conference

The biggest takeaways from the Lions’ new owner’s first press conference.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/23/2020

What they’re saying nationally about Martha Firestone Ford stepping down as Detroit Lions owner

Now principal ownership of the Detroit Lions will shift to Sheila Ford Hamp, the daughter of Martha Firestone Ford. Here is what reporters are saying nationally about the news.

Source: mlive.com

06/23/2020

Detroit Lions owner Martha Firestone Ford, 94, steps down; Sheila Ford Hamp takes over

Martha Firestone Ford, 94, is stepping down as the principal owner of the Detroit Lions and will be replaced by her daughter Sheila Ford Hamp.

Source: ESPN

06/23/2020

Sheila Ford Hamp to take over as Detroit Lions owner and chairman

Ford, the second oldest of Martha Firestone Ford's four children, was influential in the decision to bring Matt Patriica and Bob Quinn back in 2020

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/23/2020

Martha Firestone Ford to step down as principal owner of Detroit Lions

Sheila Ford Hamp to succeed mother as team’s principal owner and chairman

Source: detroitlions.com

06/22/2020

PFF writer believes Detroit Lions may have best roster in NFC North

“I can’t help but feel like the NFC North is wide open,” one PFF analyst argues.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/19/2020

Should the Detroit Lions make a trade for Jamal Adams?

The Jets All Pro safety is clearly disgruntled.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/18/2020

Detroit Lions' Jeff Okudah loves football so much, it can drive his coaches up a wall

Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Cory Undlin says the stories about cornerback Jeff Okudah's obsession with football are true

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/15/2020

Why Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford is a top-10 QB 'poised for career year' in 2020

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford is a top-10 quarterback for the 2020 season according to a CBS Sports writer

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/13/2020

Detroit Lions mailbag: Fans in stands, how coronavirus will affect roster

Free Press writer Dave Birkett answers some of the big questions about the Detroit Lions, including how long Matt Stafford's home would remain clean.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/12/2020

Robert Ayers explains Detroit Lions layover: 'Me and the head coach didn't agree'

Detroit Lions signed Robert Ayers to a one-year contract in 2018, hoping he could help their defensive line, only to have him leave camp a day later.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/09/2020

Detroit Lions sign third-round pick Julian Okwara to 4-year deal

The Lions have officially inked their 2020 third-round pick.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/09/2020

Detroit Lions sign third-round pick Julian Okwara to 4-year deal

Julian Okwara, like his brother Romeo, should play a rotational role on the Detroit Lions' new-look defense this fall

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/06/2020

Detroit Lions' Jamal Agnew on why he's marching: 'I don't want to squander this moment'

Jamal Agnew said that given a second chance, he would have joined eight Detroit Lions who took a knee during the national anthem in 2017

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/05/2020

Detroit Lions to re-open facilities with no coaches and players. Here's why

The Lions will welcome employees back to Ford Field and their Allen Park practice facility beginning June 10

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/02/2020

Detroit Lions training camp to remain in Allen Park, per NFL directive

The Lions training camp will not have to be moved this year.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

06/02/2020

Detroit Lions' commitment to QB Matthew Stafford near NFL bottom in ESPN's rankings

The financial commitment from the Detroit Lions to quarterback Matthew Stafford is 27th-worst in the NFL.

Source: Detroit Free Press

05/30/2020

How Committed to Matthew Stafford Are Detroit Lions?

ESPN ranked how committed teams are to their current starting quarterbacks. Read more.

Source: Sports Illustrated

05/29/2020

Notes: Jaguars confirm Detroit Lions would’ve played in London this season

The Lions would’ve played in London this year had COVID-19 not spread worldwide.

Source: Prideofdetroit.com

05/29/2020

Detroit Lions mailbag: As defensive questions linger, should they sign Jadeveon Clowney?

Two key Detroit Lions are headed for free agency in 2021, Kenny Golladay and Taylor Decker. Which extension is more important to get done now?

Source: Detroit Free Press