Reggie Bush Likely To Play Sunday

It looks like the Detroit Lions will have running back Reggie Bush back in the lineup when they face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Reggie Bush has missed five full games this season and been limited in two others. Bush has practiced fully for Detroit on Wednesday and Thursday — the first time he has done that … Read more

Aside from Nick Fairley, every Detroit Lions player fully practiced on Thursday.

Going into their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Detroit Lions appear to be an extremely healthy team. I say that because nearly every player on their active roster practiced without any limitations on Thursday. Take a look: RB Reggie Bush (ankle/back) – Fully practiced WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) – Fully practiced OT Riley … Read more

Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole: End Could Be Near for Calvin Johnson, Lions May Draft WR in 2015

In a recent video, Bleacher Report NFL insider Jason Cole suggested the Detroit Lions may be positioning themselves to move on from wide receiver Calvin Johnson after the 2015 season. According to Cole’s inside sources, there has been much concern within the organization surrounding Johnson’s myriad leg injuries. His recent litany of health issues, alongside his age … Read more

Gerald McCoy Wants Suh To “Break The Bank”

This is not what Detroit Lions team president and general manager Martin Mayhew likely wanted to hear. While Ndamukong Suh remained steadfast in his insistence about not talking about his upcoming expiring contract Wednesday — fellow defensive tackle Gerald McCoy had no problem sharing his opinion of what should happen with Suh. And his opinion matters because … Read more

Lions try out some of the ugliest Christmas sweaters ever

No matter whether you believe in Santa Claus, just about everybody can agree on this: the main reason this time of year is so great is because you can wear the ugliest sweaters and still look presentable when you’re out in public. And thank goodness for Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh and his sister Ngum. … Read more

Trio of Detroit Lions starters trending toward returning to action against Tampa Bay

Detroit Lions practice report was filled with good news Wednesday as guard Larry Warford, offensive tackle Riley Reiff and running back Reggie Bush were all listed as full participants from the afternoon session. Typically, players returning from injuries are limited when they start practicing again, so there’s reason to believe all three starters will return … Read more

Detroit Lions’ Larry Warford, Nick Fairley on different recovery tracks

Larry Warford and Nick Fairley continue to recover from knee injuries, but Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell expects one player back sooner than the other. “It’s obvious to say they’re getting better,” Caldwell said Monday. “How rapidly remains to be seen. They’re on two different levels.” Warford made strides in his rehab last week. His … Read more

Jim Caldwell Says Lions Not Pursuing Ray Rice

The Detroit Lions have one of the worst running games in the NFL right now, but one player they won’t be looking at right away is newly-reinstated running back Ray Rice. “We haven’t considered that at this point,” Lions coach Jim Caldwell said. The Lions have the No. 30 rushing offense in the NFL (81.67 yards … Read more

NFL Fines Raiola $10,000; Not For Last Play Of Game

A day after Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola said he wouldn’t be fined for his actions on the final drive of his team’s 34-9 loss to New England on Sunday, it turned out he actually was. NFL spokesman Michael Signora said Wednesday that Raiola was fined $10,000 for unnecessary roughness, but not for his cut block on … Read more

Thanksgiving Day Memories – Lions Edition

Like any good ol’ family gathering, you are going to have some bickering, you are going to have some fights and every so often, you may just get through the night with nothing but a belly full of awesome. Well, our beloved Detroit Lions seem to share the same family traditions as we do, only … Read more

Lions have several injuries heading into Thanksgiving

The Detroit Lions entered the season with high hopes for an offensive line that played way above expectations last season. But now, with right guard Larry Warford expected to be out until next month and their most consistent offensive lineman, left tackle Riley Reiff, uncertain to play in Thursday’s game, the Lions’ O-line could look … Read more

No Fine and No Regrets for Lions’ Raiola

Lions center Dominic Raiola said he was not fined by the NFL for his play at the end of Sunday’s 34-9 loss to New England where he dived at the knees of Patriots defensive lineman Zach Moore. “There’s no fine. It was during the game,” Raiola said Tuesday. “I don’t know about regrets. I don’t live life with regrets. … Read more