Lions at Raiders Preseason Preview: 5 Things to Watch For in Game 2

It’s week 2 in preseason play, and the Detroit Lions are off to Oakland to take on the Raiders in this week’s Friday night match-up. Detroit will be looking to noticeably improve from last week’s performance against the Browns, especially on the defensive side of the ball. The coaches will be expecting the offense to … Read more

Detroit Lions Rookie Spotlight

The Detroit Lions are about to play their second preseason contest, and it is against the Oakland Raiders. Both teams are looking to make a bigger impact on the NFL, and both teams need the live action reps to help them prepare for the season. For the Detroit Lions’ second preseason game, a lot of … Read more

Jim Caldwell Giving Detroit Lions Much Needed Authority

One of the biggest headlines surrounding the Detroit Lions this off season was the firing of coach Jim Schwartz, and the hiring of coach Jim Caldwell. The Lions had high hopes for Jim Schwartz, but he never ended up delivering for Detroit. After taking the Lions to the playoffs in 2011, coach Schwartz failed to … Read more

Weight Continues to be an issue for Nick Fairley

Nick Fairley is continuing to have issues with his weight during Lions training camp.  After reporting to camp at 295 pounds, and being told that that was too skinny, he quickly put back on 10 pounds getting back up to 305.  Well, it appears as though he hasn’t stopped gaining weight, as he has continued … Read more

Detroit Lions QB Competition Heating Up

The Detroit Lions have one preseason game in the books, and it was a 13-12 victory over the Cleveland Browns. Although wins do not normally matter in preseason games, this one definitely did. New offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi manufactured a game winning drive with the help of 3rd string quarterback Kellen Moore. Kellen Moore is … Read more

Lions Win Late in Preseason Opener

It was a shell of what the game will look like come Week 1, but don’t let the low score fool you. The Lions’ first preseason game against the Browns brought a lot of position battles, player analyses, and coaching strategies into the spotlight. Detroit ultimately pulled off a 1-point victory off of a late … Read more

Former Detroit Lions Mitchell and Woody to Compete on “The Biggest Loser”

Two former Detroit Lions are making current headlines for something that is mostly unrelated to football. Scott Mitchell and Damien Woody are among two of the next contestants on the American reality television series The Biggest Loser. Scott Mitchell could very well be known as the “biggest loser” already, in Detroit. He was the lone … Read more