Ndamukong Suh withdraws from Pro Bowl

Detroit Lions fans have lost their very last chance at seeing Ndamukong Suh play this season. The Detroit Free Press is reporting that Suh will not take part in the upcoming Pro Bowl. Suh’s replacement will apparently be Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins, who is now slated to participate in his 3rd Pro Bowl. This news … Read more

LaAdrian Waddle, Joique Bell Undergo Off-Season Surgery

Two members of the Detroit Lions offense are self-reporting surgical procedures. LaAdrian Waddle, offensive tackle, tweeted that he would be having surgery on Thursday, January 15, during a visit to Texas to finish his college degree. This news comes on the heels of a season that included a calf strain, sprained ankle, and a brain injury. … Read more

10-Year-Old Lions Fan Cheated Out of Prize in Dallas

Running out of fuel with which to sustain your irrational anger and displeasure stemming from last Sunday’s Lions loss to the Cowboys? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. 96.9 KISSFM, aka “Armarillo’s #1 Hit Music Station” (though we’re sure you already knew that), brought to light this morning a video featuring a young Lions fan … Read more

The Saga Continues: NFL Tells Cowboys They Missed 7 Calls Against Lions

Somebody. Please. Make it. Stop. To be filed under news we’re reporting because people won’t stop reading, yet another detail emerged from the never-ending controversy surrounding the Detroit Lions’ 24-20 playoff defeat at the hands of the Dallas Cowboys last Sunday. This time around, Clarence Hill of the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram reports the Cowboys sent in 10 … Read more

Lions Sign 11 Players to Futures Contracts, Expect to Sign Rugby Star

Per Detroit Free Press report, the Detroit Lions have signed 11 players to reserve/futures deals. Practice-squad fullback Emil Igwenagu, linebacker Jerrell Harris, safety Nate Ness, tight end Jordan Thompson, receivers Skye Dawson and Andrew Peacock and defensive tackles Xavier Proctor and Roy Philon all re-signed with the Lions today. The team also confirmed the signings … Read more

But Wait, There’s More: NFL Admits Missed Hold on Suh

Sigh, we’re not entirely sure what this is helping at this point. One day after the NFL’s Vice President of Officiating offered his step-by-step video breakdown of the fated Brandon Pettigrew/Anthony Hitchens did-he-or-didn’t-he pass interference controversy (that ultimately resulted in an admission of a missed defensive holding call), NFL insider Adam Schefter reports of another admission this … Read more

Matthew Stafford Mic’d Up During Controversial No-Call, Heard Screaming “Home Cooking!”

Per a report by CBS Detroit: Tonight’s episode of “Inside the NFL” on Showtime will feature audio of a mic’d up Matthew Stafford. Stafford was apparently mic’d up for the big pass interference no-call in Sunday’s 24-20 controversial loss to the Dallas Cowboys. In the preview of the audio, Stafford is heard saying the following: … Read more

Was this Detroit Lions fan Premature or Passionate?

Most sports fans in America can be described in one word, optimistic. They show up in droves every Sunday or Saturday or whenever a game may be on, and they procede to root and cheer their hearts out for their team. Every sports fan hopes that at the end of the season their team is … Read more

Jim Caldwell Pushes for Replay Expansion

After a controversial no-call played a significant role in his team’s 24-20 loss to the Dallas Cowboys this past weekend, Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell remained critical of the current replay system Monday afternoon. Addressing a key fourth quarter exchange that initially saw the Lions earn a first down following a pass interference penalty … Read more

NFL’s VP of Officiating Addresses Lions No-Call Controversy

Making an appearance on Around the NFL on Monday, the NFL’s Vice President of Officiating, Dean Blandino, addressed the controversial sequence of events that occurred late in the fourth quarter of the Detroit Lions’ 24-20 playoff loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. On the event in question, Cowboys linebacker Anthony Hutchins was originally whistled for a … Read more