BREAKING: Detroit Lions make trio of cuts, including two recent draft picks

The Detroit Lions continue paring down their roster to get to the 53-man limit, and for a second straight day, that includes players that they selected in a recent NFL Draft. 2016 fifth-round pick Antwione Williams is among them, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. I'm told the #Lions have cut 2016 5-rounder LB Antwione Williams. … Read more

SIGNING: Detroit Lions bring aboard former Pitt standout Scott Orndoff

With injuries ravaging the Detroit Lions tight ends, the team has made an additional signing to help stop the bleeding. Former Pitt standout Scott Orndoff was signed and is now the ninth tight end on the team’s 90-man roster, joining Eric Ebron, Darren Fells, Michael Roberts, Robert Tonyan, Cole Wick, Khari Lee and Tim Wright. It’s … Read more

Detroit Lions position battles: Wide Receivers/Tight Ends

NFL: Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions

As the NFL pre-season continues along, there are sure to be surprise performers, as well as performances that don’t live up to expectations. All of these performances lead to the culmination of the final roster. We’re still three weeks away from the conclusion of the preseason, but the question that follows all 32 teams through … Read more

Grading Bob Quinn’s first NFL draft class for the Detroit Lions

With the fog of the Detroit Lions 2016 season starting to clear up, it’s now time to look back at it all. We assign a grade to every NFL draft selection in Bob Quinn’s first year as general manager. His total final grade will be revealed at the end. [GRADING SCALE: A+ thru F]

Lions UDFA TE Cole Wick has legitimate shot to make final 53-man roster

There has been one unfamiliar face making a name for himself at Detroit Lions OTAs. A 6-foot-6, 254-pound tight end from University of the Incarnate Word, has firmly entrenched himself as a darkhorse favorite. Cole Wick went undrafted this year after coming out of a small D-II Catholic school in San Antonio. According to multiple reports, he … Read more

Highlights and photos from Day 1 of Lions OTAs

The first day of Detroit Lions OTAs concluded on Tuesday. It’s tough to draw any major conclusions from a single non-padded practice, but here are some little notes and observations from the Lions media gallery. It is good to see players who ended last season on injured reserve back and practicing. Guys like DeAndre Levy, Travis … Read more