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

Titus Young Sr. – Timebomb

The Titus Young saga continues as the wide receiver took to the his favorite venting venue Twitter this morning. 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’s NFL Power Rankings – Week 12 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, and NFL Network Our Detroit Lions fall to 18th in the power rankings. Do you agree with, 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

Lions Vs. Chiefs 9/18/11

All signs are pointing to another Lions win this week. The Lions are facing a Chiefs team that is coming off of a crushing 41-7 loss to the Bills, meanwhile, the Detroit’s offense put up 27 points on Tampa Bay’s defense behind 305 yards passing by quarterback Matthew Stafford. Ford Field is expected to be electric … Read more