DE Kyle Vanden Bosch released by Detroit Lions

And the ax keeps falling on the proverbial chopping block that is the Detroit Lions locker room. According to reports from Yahoo! Sports; Staff writer Brian McIntyre – the next move that the Lions will potentially make will involve DE Kyle Vanden Bosch. A $7M cash, $4.9625M cap savings is quite the persuasive argument. Add in Vanden Bosch’s dwindling … Read more

Titus Young Released by the Detroit Lions

Well, they finally pulled the trigger. Looks like Titus will have to make the Hall of Fame on a team other than the Lions. The Detroit Lions announced today that they have released WR Titus Young. In two seasons with the Lions, Young played in 26 games (17 starts) and registered 81 receptions for 990 yards … Read more

Lions hire Brian Xanders as Senior Personnel Executive

Allen Park, Mich.—The Detroit Lions announced today that they have hired Brian Xanders as Senior Personnel Executive. Xanders joins the Lions following a five-year stint with the Denver Broncos, including the last four seasons as the Broncos general manager. This season marks his 20th season in the NFL that includes him serving in a variety of player … Read more

Report: Lions’ Ndamukong Suh saves Louie Anderson on celebrity diving show “Splash”

During filming for the celebrity diving reality show “Splash,” the Lions Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh helped rescue comedian and fellow contestant Louie Anderson from the pool, according to TMZ. A number of teammates have come out opposed to Ndamukong Suh’s involvement on the show, stating that they were surprised that the organization and coaches would allow such a dangerous … Read more

Lions look to move on from Jahvid Best

The Best that never was. Jahvid Best – Dynamic running back from Cal that set records on fire and lifted the hopes of a Detroit Lions fan base that hadn’t seen a dominating running back since Barry Sanders retirement in 1999. Drafted 30th overall in the 2010 NFL Draft – Best had the third fastest … Read more

Titus Young Sr. – Timebomb

The Titus Young saga continues as the wide receiver took to the his favorite venting venue Twitter this morning. https://twitter.com/TitusDYoungSr/status/294747062191398912 It would seem Young is trying to deliberately get cut as he continues his tirade despite clear direction from Jim Schwartz that it wasn’t the best idea. His tweets suggest he has moved on and is now just waiting for … Read more

Coaches Challenge rule to be looked at before playoffs

The rule that contributed to the Lions loss to the Houston Texans Thanksgiving night is getting a second look from the NFL a little earlier than expected. CBS is reporting that internal sources within the Competition Committee claim that in the wake of this controversial rule coming into play twice in a five-day span, the … Read more

Detroit Lions Vs. Houston Texans – Game Preview

VS   The Detroit Lions will host the Houston Texans in the 73rd-Annual Thanksgiving Day Game on Thursday with kickoff set for 1 p.m. from Ford Field. The Lions have played 23 different teams since the first Thanksgiving Day game in 1934 and carry a 33-37-2 record in the annual holiday classic. This is only … Read more

NFL.com’s NFL Power Rankings – Week 12

NFL.com has released this week’s power rankings. You can also see them and join in on their conversation at their site. By Elliot Harrison Analyst, NFL.com and NFL Network Our Detroit Lions fall to 18th in the NFL.com power rankings. Do you agree with NFL.com, or do you think we deserve to be higher/lower? Comment … Read more

Lions – Vikings – Pre-Game

  The Detroit Lions will travel to Minnesota this week for their first NFC North divisional game of 2011 against the Vikings. Kick off at Mall of America Field is set for 1 p.m. ET. Detroit will be looking for their first 3-0 start since 1980. After a home-opening 48-3 victory over the Kansas City … Read more

Lions scalp the Chiefs 48-3

2 and 0. A more beautiful sentence has not been uttered in the Detroit Sports world since “and the Tigers are headed to the World Series!”. The Lions not only beat the Chiefs today, they did so in record setting fashion. Today’s 48-3 sets the record for largest margin of victory ever for the Detroit Lions. From … Read more