JUST IN: Former Detroit Lions return-specialist signs with Buffalo Bills

According to reports, former Detroit Lions’ return-specialist Andre Roberts is signing with the Buffalo Bills. Former Jets’ Pro-Bowl returner Andre Roberts is signing with the Buffalo Bills, per @diannaESPN. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2019 Roberts was selected for both the All-Pro and Pro Bowl team for his efforts as a return specialist in … Read more

5 Players the Detroit Lions MUST re-sign

The Detroit Lions have several players who are pending free agents this offseason. Bob Quinn will have some important choices to make as to who he should keep and who he should let walk. There are five players in particular that Quinn and the Lions must re-sign for 2017.

5 Players who will not be on the Detroit Lions next season

Despite making a playoff appearance and proving many doubters wrong, the Detroit Lions are still a long way from being Super Bowl contenders. General manager Bob Quinn will have some difficult choices to make this offseason as the Lions have several pending free agents and several weak spots on the roster. Five players in particular … Read more

Detroit Lions injury update: C Travis Swanson ruled out for playoff game

According to Detroit Lions senior writer and insider Tim Twentyman, the Lions will be without Travis Swanson during Saturday’s Wild Card showdown with the Seattle Seahawks. C Travis Swanson (Concussion) has been downgraded to OUT for Saturday's game. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) January 7, 2017 In addition, DeAndre Levy, Riley Reiff, and Andre Roberts are … Read more

Detroit Lions Game Preview: Week 14 vs. Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears (3-9) @ Detroit Lions (8-4) The Chicago Bears come to town for a meeting with the red-hot Detroit Lions, who have won 7 of their last 8 games. The Lions will look to avenge their earlier loss in the season to the Bears, where they were embarrassed 17-14. Matthew Stafford has been stellar since that day … Read more

MUST SEE: Detroit Lions Andre Roberts redeems himself with 55-yard punt return for TD!

If you have ever played a sport you know how important it is to put a bad play behind you and move on. Well, that’s exactly what Andre Roberts of the Detroit Lions did on Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. After fumbling a punt earlier in the game, Roberts totally redeemed himself with a 55-yard … Read more

ESPN’s John Clayton insults Lions fans with midseason NFL All-Pro Team

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. Long-time ESPN contributor John Clayton, has often been perceived as somewhat … Read more

Jim Caldwell ‘certainly’ comfortable with Andre Roberts returning kicks

Through three games (and five kickoff returns), Detroit Lions kickoff return man Andre Roberts has been less than sensational. With teams now starting at the 25 yard line following a touchback, the 20 yard average-per-return line that Roberts is sporting is not very good. In Sunday’s 34-27 loss to the Green Bay Packers, Roberts returned three kickoffs for an average … Read more

Lions WR T.J. Jones an unexpected cut, Jace Billingsley too

After the Detroit Lions Thursday night preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, T.J. Jones sat with the rest of the starters on the sideline. It appeared that Jones had the night off to rest him for the regular season, but that wasn’t the case. GM Bob Quinn has to shave down his roster to 53-players … Read more

Jim Caldwell comments on Lions’ wide receiver situation after cuts

After a round of cuts on Monday, 10 cuts in total, the Detroit Lions roster is now at 78 players. Three more moves need to be made before Tuesday’s 4 p.m. deadline to get the team to the league’s 75 player mandate, although wide receiver Corey Fuller‘s ultimate move to the physically unable to perform list … Read more

Detroit Lions Game Preview: Preseason Week 3 vs. Baltimore Ravens

DETROIT LIONS (1-1) @ BALTIMORE RAVENS (2-0) WHERE: M&T Bank Stadium – Baltimore, MD KICKOFF: 7:00 p.m. EST WEATHER: Sunny. High 87F. Winds E at 4 mph. TV/RADIO: WJBK-TV FOX 2/News Talk 760 | WJR-AM LINE: Ravens -3, Over/Under 43 Injury Report  Baltimore Joe Flacco QB Knee Probable (Expected to play) Elvis Dumervil LB Foot Probable Breshad Perriman WR … Read more

5 surprising Detroit Lions on the roster bubble

At the start of training camp, there were quite a few Detroit Lions who seemingly had their roster spot locked up. Due to injuries, some free-agent additions, or just flat-out underperformance, they now find themselves in a position they would rather not be in. Here are five Lions players who should be slightly worried regarding their roster … Read more