NFL: Washington Redskins at Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions climb in ‘Post-free agency’ power rankings

As we know, the Detroit Lions backed their way into the NFL Playoffs this past season after dropping their final three games. Sure, Detroit...
NFL: Super Bowl LI-New England Patriots vs Atlanta Falcons

LOOK: Kyle Van Noy trolls the Detroit Lions on his birthday

When the Detroit Lions drafted Kyle Van Noy in the 2nd Round of the 2014 NFL Draft, they were hoping they were getting one...
NFL: Detroit Lions at Houston Texans

JUST IN: Detroit Lions re-sign DE Armonty Bryant

The Detroit Lions have made a roster move today, re-signing DE Armonty Bryant to a one year deal for $855K. https://twitter.com/mikerothstein/status/844320115705372672 The 6-foot-4, 255-pound Bryant was...
NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

Detroit Lions respond to rumor regarding new helmet design

Ever since the Detroit Lions announced that they would be revealing their new jerseys in April, rumors began flying around with guesses on what...

JUST IN: Detroit Lions sign DT Jordan Hill

According to reports, the Detroit Lions have signed defensive tackle Jordan Hill. https://twitter.com/davebirkett/status/843833268000772096 Hill was originally drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 3rd Round of...
NFL: Combine

An update on the Lions’ salary cap situation following the wave of FA signings

Coming into this offseason, there were very clear expectations and ideas for what general manager Bob Quinn needed to do in order to improve the...
TJ Lang

Lions Free Agent Profile: T.J. Lang

The Detroit Lions signed Pro Bowl guard T.J. Lang to a three-year contract addressing a major priority this off-season. General manager Bob Quinn said...
NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

With the 21st pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Detroit Lions select…

With free agency well underway and 2017 NFL Draft just right around the corner, things are starting to shape up nicely for the Detroit...
NFL: Preaseason-New England Patriots at New York Giants

Detroit Lions Free Agent Profile: Keshawn Martin

The Detroit Lions featured two homecoming stories during free agency. The acquisition of guard T.J. Lang got some of the highest praise around the...
NFL: Oakland Raiders at San Diego Chargers

Lions Free Agent Profile: Cornerback D.J. Hayden

The Detroit Lions need immediate impacts from their free agent acquisitions, especially young cornerback D.J. Hayden. With a thin line help in the secondary,...
NFL: NFC Wild Card-Detroit Lions at Seattle Seahawks

JUST IN: Lions receiver Anquan Boldin will return to the NFL and enter free...

Good news: The Detroit Lions leading touchdown getter from 2016, Anquan Boldin, is returning for his 15th NFL season. https://twitter.com/JimTrotter_NFL/status/841315133070561282 Bad news: He might not be...

Player Profile: Get to know new Lions RT Rick Wagner

By signing the best right tackle on the free agency market, the Lions have taken a big step towards shoring up what was (and has been) arguably...
Sep 18, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Green Bay Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang (70) against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings defeated the Packers 17-14. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Detroit Lions land free agent guard T.J. Lang

After several days of visits and pondering, prized offensive guard T.J. Lang has decided to bring his services home to the Detroit Lions. Lang...

JUST IN: Lions sign former Michigan State WR Keshawn Martin

The Detroit Lions have made another move in free-agency, signing former Michigan State Spartans WR Keshawn Martin. https://twitter.com/Lions/status/840661112953679873 The Inkster, MI native played football at Michigan...
NFL: Preseason-Arizona Cardinals at Houston Texans

Lions add free agent TE Darren Fells

The Detroit Lions have announced this afternoon the signing of free agent tight end Darren Fells. They agreed to a one-year deal worth $1.5...
NFL: Oakland Raiders at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Lions, D.J. Hayden agree on a one-year deal

The Lions found themselves on a spending spree on Thursday, the first official day of NFL free agency. The team re-signed some of their...
NFL: Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions

LOOK: DeAndre Levy posts farewell message to Detroit

On Thursday, news broke that the Detroit Lions designated LB DeAndre Levy as a June 1 cut, ending his eight years with the team. Levy posted...

JUST IN: Lions add defensive line help, sign 2 more players

More updates to come https://twitter.com/caplannfl/status/839955648011976704 https://twitter.com/MikeGarafolo/status/839955738537644033 UPDATE: Washington's contract. https://twitter.com/caplannfl/status/839956926427435014
NFL: Green Bay Packers at Jacksonville Jaguars

TJ Lang to Detroit?

This could be huge literally and figuratively for the Lions. Former Packers all-pro guard T.J. Lang is scheduling a free agent meeting with Detroit. Lang, a...
NFL: International Series-Detroit Lions at Kansas City Chiefs

JUST IN: Riley Reiff plans to sign with Vikings

More details to come https://twitter.com/AdamSchefter/status/839946222278434817
Sep 25, 2016; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers linebacker Julius Peppers (56) rushes around Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford (75) during the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 34-27. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

JUST IN: Larry Warford signs with the New Orleans Saints

Soon after announcing they were releasing DeAndre Levy, the Detroit Lions lost a piece of their team to free agency. G Larry Warford has...
Dec 11, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions outside linebacker DeAndre Levy (54) tackles Chicago Bears running back Jordan Howard (24) during the game at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

BREAKING: Detroit Lions to release DeAndre Levy

The DeAndre Levy era in Detroit has come to an end. According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, the Detroit Lions are set to release...
NFL: NFC Divisional-Green Bay Packers at Dallas Cowboys

RUMOR: Jared Cook a possible target for the Lions

Rumors are swirling today about the possibility of tight end Jared Cook joining the Detroit Lions. https://twitter.com/971theticketxyt/status/839870710403186690 https://twitter.com/pfr_lions/status/839869001220042753 Detroit currently employs the services of Eric Ebron at the tight end...
NFL: Detroit Lions-OTA

Detroit Lions tender offer to Cornelius Lucas

The Detroit Lions continue to make noise in the free agency market. Today they tendered restricted free agent Cornelius Lucas. https://twitter.com/NFL_Game_Update/status/839858671827943424 https://twitter.com/detnews_sports/status/839862579774238722 Lucas has been a contributor since 2014 when...

Detroit Lions agree to terms with LB Paul Worrilow

Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn had a busy day. After landing arguably the best right tackle on the free-agent market, he was also able...
Sep 25, 2016; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) throws a pass as Baltimore Ravens tackle Ricky Wagner (71) holds back defensive end Dante Fowler (56) during the first quarter of a football game at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

Detroit Lions expected to sign top RT Ricky Wagner

With the entire right side of the Detroit Lions starting offensive line entering free agency, Bob Quinn has made a run at Ricky Wagner,...
NFL: Indianapolis Colts at Minnesota Vikings

Report: Adrian Peterson lists Detroit Lions as ‘possibility’

If you watched the Detroit Lions play in 2016, you realize they have weaknesses just about everywhere. One of those weaknesses was the running game...
NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

Detroit Lions tender 3 exclusive rights free agents

On Wednesday, the Detroit Lions announced they have tendered the following exclusive rights free agents: DE Brandon Copeland, DE Kerry Hyder and WR TJ Jones. https://twitter.com/Lions/status/839506118040825858 From...
NFL: Preseason-Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions

JUST IN: Detroit Lions re-sign DT Khyri Thornton

According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the Detroit Lions have re-signed defensive tackle Khyri Thornton to a 2-year deal. https://twitter.com/davebirkett/status/839314725401935872 Thornton, who is 27, will...

Lions re-sign versatile DE/LB Brandon Copeland

Despite a rather lackluster first day of the NFL's legal tampering period, the Detroit Lions did make one under-the-radar move that will help out...
NFL: AFC Wild Card-Oakland Raiders at Houston Texans

Report: Detroit Lions interested in Oakland Raiders receiver

The Detroit Lions were a bit light in terms of wide receiver depth in 2016 and they are about to become even lighter as...
Feb 5, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett (88) catches a pass against Atlanta Falcons strong safety Keanu Neal (22) during the fourth quarter during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

6 degrees of Bob Quinn – Lions may target Patriots Free Agents

A familiarity of a player goes a long way in free agency. Similar to when any one of us look for a new job,...
NFL: Combine Malik McDowell

DL Malik McDowell did not impress at combine – One team says ‘Worst interview...

Yahoo Sports’ Eric Edholm is calling MSU DL Malik McDowell the "loser" of the Combine and reportedly many teams were left unimpressed by the...
Ricky Williams YT screen shot

2011 Ricky Williams really wanted to play for the Lions

2011 was a pretty good year for the Lions. They made the playoffs for the first time in over 10 years, going 10-6 before...
NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions

Haloti Ngata plans to return in 2017 – Pun makers rejoice

Haloti Ngata, 33-year-old, 5 time pro bowl defensive tackle plans to play in the 2017 season according to Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com. Breer tweeted that...
NFL: AFC Divisional-Houston Texans at New England Patriots

Report: Patriots’ CB Logan Ryan linked to Detroit Lions

Despite blowing the NFC North crown this past season, the Detroit Lions still managed to qualify for the playoffs before losing to the Seattle...
NFL: Combine

Detroit Free Press Writer: ‘Bob Quinn disgusts me. The Detroit Lions disgust me.’

Last week at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn ruffled some feathers when he made the following comment...
NFL: Combine

Top prospect Foster sent home from combine after ‘heated argument’

It seems like just about every year, at least one NFL prospect hurts his draft stock by making a boneheaded decision.Well, you can add...
NFL: Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions

JUST IN: Detroit Lions re-sign long snapper Don Muhlbach

According to reports, Detroit Lions veteran long snapper Don Muhlbach has re-signed with the team on a 1-year deal. https://twitter.com/davebirkett/status/837557581010739201 Muhlbach, who will be 36 when the...
NFL: Preseason-Detroit Lions at Baltimore Ravens

JUST IN: Detroit Lions Ameer Abdullah fully cleared to return to football

Heading into the 2016 season, the Detroit Lions and their faithful fans hoped that Ameer Abdullah would have a breakout season. Everything seemed to...
NFL: Combine

Lions GM Bob Quinn says it is “disapppointing” to not see RB Joe Mixon...

It's a very important weekend for all 32 NFL teams in Indianapolis with the NFL Combine taking place. Some 300-something former college football players...
NFL: Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions

Lions Bob Quinn on Matthew Stafford: ‘It takes two sides to do a deal’

Is Matthew Stafford the best quarterback in the NFL? Of course not, but he is one of the best and without a doubt the...
NFL: Combine

Lions GM Bob Quinn confirms contract discussions with Riley Reiff, Larry Warford

General manager Bob Quinn fielded questions from the media Wednesday at the NFL combine on behalf of the Detroit Lions. During his address, he...
NFL: Combine

1 Free agent the Detroit Lions MUST sign

With the NFL free agency period right around the corner, it is important the Detroit Lions make a big splash. Now, before you start swearing...

NFL pain management must change, cannabis a viable alternative

New research studies are finding that cannabis has strong anti-inflammatory and pain reducing properties. Medical marijuana may be a possible answer for athletes to...
NFL: Super Bowl LI-Houston Host Committee Handoff Ceremony

Report: 2017 NFL Salary Cap Revealed

According to reports, the 2017 NFL salary cap will be a bit less than commissioner Roger Goodell anticipated it would be. At the annual Super...
NFL: Indianapolis Colts at Minnesota Vikings

Why the Detroit Lions must avoid all veteran FA running backs

Free agency can be a tricky off-season stage for the Detroit Lions. While winning franchises are historically built through the draft, acquiring a quality...

Report: New England Patriots make decision on QB Jimmy Garoppolo

According to Adam Schefter, the New England Patriots are not expected to trade their backup QB Jimmy Garoppolo. This, of course, will alter the...
NFL: Washington Redskins at Detroit Lions

LOOK: These Detroit Lions concept uniforms are legit

We know the Detroit Lions will be wearing new uniforms in 2017, but we will not know what they will look like for sure...
NFL: Indianapolis Colts at Minnesota Vikings

5 free agents the Lions should avoid at all costs

There's a million and one ways to improve the Detroit Lions in 2017, one of the biggest and most important ways to do that...