GM Quinn not building Lions the ‘Patriot way’

The “Patriot way” has been a buzz word around Detroit since the hiring of new GM, Bob Quinn. After developing for 16-years within the successful New England Patriots system, many assumed he would transfer all the customs and routines he learned in the process to the Lions. No doubt, he will be heavily influenced by his … Read more

NFL’s PAT change proves to be much less exciting than advertised

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit SportsNation 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.  Change for the sake of change is not progress. NFL fans everywhere outside of Denver … Read more

Getting to know new Lions GM Bob Quinn

It’s official, the Detroit Lions have an agreement in principle with former New England Patriots Director of Pro Scouting, Bob Quinn. Quinn’s official title will be Executive Vice President and General Manager. Quinn is relieving interim GM, Sheldon White, of his duties effective immediately. Team president, Rod Wood, made sure to express gratitude for White’s temporary … Read more

The next Detroit Lions general manager and head coach is the same person

When Martha Ford announced on Thursday that both team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew had been fired, many Detroit Lions fans breathed a sigh of relief. Finally, the last couple of pieces from the Matt Millen era are gone and it is time to move on. That being said, the Ford’s may … Read more

8 of the most infamous cheaters in sports history

Well, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are in the news again and it’s not for the right reason. The Ted Wells report was released and it looks like Brady likely knew about footballs being manipulated before games. The text messages which were revealed in the report also suggest Brady may have even signed memorabilia as a form of payment to those involved.

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5 Reasons Why New England Will Win the Super Bowl

First of all, this is a piece about why the New England Patriots will win the Super Bowl, so I promise to not even mention “the word” that everyone is talking about, or at least I’ll try.  Super Bowl XLIX will matchup the NFC Champion and defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks, and the AFC … Read more

Bill vs. Bill: Nye Claims Belichick’s Deflate Gate Explanation is Full of Hot Air

Oh, Bill. When push comes to shove, only one Bill can be right. And according to celebrity scientist Bill Nye, it is not Bill Belichick. Nye claims that Belichick, quite frankly, is full of it. Belichick’s explanation for the deflate-gate scandal was simple; they get broken in throughout the pregame process, and it causes the … Read more