Former Detroit Lions’ DT signs with Dallas Cowboys prior to Week 4 matchup

On Sunday, the Detroit Lions will be in Arlington, Texas to take on the Dallas Cowboys. With a win, the Lions would move to .500 on the season. Embed from Getty Images When Detroit takes the field, they may see a familiar face as the Cowboys have reportedly signed former Lions’ defensive tackle Caraun Reid. … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions place DT Haloti Ngata on IR, sign two free-agent defensive lineman

This is certainly not the news that Detroit Lions fans wanted to see today. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Lions have placed defensive lineman Haloti Ngata on Injured Reserve. Since Ngata is being placed on IR, he will automatically be out of action for the next eight weeks. The #Lions placed … Read more

Detroit Lions finalize 53-man roster

General manager Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions have determined their final roster today. With the deadline coming and going, below are the following players who didn’t make the cut: Per PLAYERS WAIVED: WR Jace Billingsley, CB Alex Carter, WR Quinshad Davis, LB Jayson DiManche, TE Adam Fuehne, LB Zaviar Gooden, LB Khaseem Greene, C Gabe … Read more

Detroit Lions: Observations from Preseason Week 3

The third preseason game is supposed to be the dress rehearsal for the regular season, but the Detroit Lions looked as if they were unaware. After eight first-half penalties, the Lions entered the second half down 20-6. Their three personal fouls were reminiscent of the Jim Schwartz era. Not only was the offense kept out of … 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

Ankle ‘feels awesome’ for Lions DT Caraun Reid following off-season surgery

Despite suffering a sprained ankle in the pre-season last year, 3rd year DT Caraun Reid had the best season of his young career in 2015. The 2014 5th round pick out of Princeton started 12 games and had 2 sacks for the Detroit Lions defense. Reid decided to undergo surgery in January to repair his … Read more

Detroit Lions first string projections

When scanning over the Detroit Lions 2016 roster, you will find plenty of new faces. You will also notice the absence of a few mainstays as well, most notably Calvin Johnson, Joique Bell, and Jason Jones. Despite the losses, Detroit returns a healthy majority of their starters from a year ago. GM Bob Quinn has done and continues … Read more

2016 Detroit Lions starting lineup predictions

The Detroit Lions will begin training camp on July 29th and it time for some pre-camp predictions. When scanning over the Lions roster, you will find plenty of new faces. You will also notice the absence of a few mainstays as well, most notably Calvin Johnson, Joique Bell, and Jason Jones. Despite the losses, Detroit returns a … Read more

5 storylines heading into Lions training camp

The Detroit Lions will enter training camp next Wednesday as they begin to prepare for the 2016 season. Last season the Lions finished 7-9 after a deflating 0-5 start to the season. In the off-season, Detroit lost one of the best players in franchise history as Calvin Johnson decided to hang them up and retire. … Read more

Haloti Ngata on rookie A’Shawn Robinson: ‘He’s going to be a great student of the game’

Considered a ‘steal’ in the 2016 NFL Draft, A’Shawn Robinson is grabbing the attention of fellow teammates and coaches. About a month ago, general manager Bob Quinn said that he was ‘surprised’ that Robinson was available in the 2nd round at pick 46 when the Lions selected him. He is the kind of player you … Read more

Ngata return a no-brainer if the price is right

To many fans of the Detroit Lions, Haloti Ngata was a disappointment in his first year with the team. Bu the problem isn’t that Ngata played poorly, it’s that he didn’t play up to his contract. When the Lions traded for Ngata, they also traded for his $8.5 million contract. He was supposed to come … Read more

Lions release DT C.J. Wilson, clear more cap room

In another move designed to save room under the salary cap for next season, the Lions released defensive tackle C.J. Wilson today. I mentioned him on PFT Live as a potential cap casualty, &the Lions have in fact released DT CJ Wilson. Was due $2.3M inc $250k bonus in '16 — Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) February 19, … Read more

Detroit Lions Haloti Ngata: “I’d love to stay”

The Detroit Lions and Bob Quinn will have at least one aging superstar willing to return. Haloti Ngata has always been very explicit regarding his intentions with the team. Recently, he reinforced his sentiments once again by declaring he would prefer to be in Detroit next year. “I’d love to stay. I love what coach Caldwell has … Read more

Detroit Lions 2015 End of Season Report Card 

The Detroit Lions’ 2015 season was a tough one to grade as a whole. For one half of the season, the Lions looked like the worst team in the league. The second half, they looked like the playoff team many thought they could be. Ultimately, your final record indicates what type of team you are and … Read more

Lions top 10 individual performances of 2015

[tps_header] While the Detroit Lions haven’t had the season most hoped for, there have been some standout showings along the way. From the obvious (Matthew Stafford on Thanksgiving) to the surprising (someone had a backfield party against the Vikings), we’ll highlight some of the great individual efforts during the not-so-great 2015 season. [/tps_header] [tps_title]Glover Quin … Read more

Calvin Johnson questionable for Thanksgiving Day game

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, who sprained his ankle during a Week 8 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, is once again listed as questionable to play in Thursday’s Thanksgiving Day game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Lions fans and those who have Johnson in their fantasy lineups can sleep sound tonight because he is expected … Read more