Lions sign WR Andrew Turzilli to practice squad

The Lions have announced the signing of a new wide receiver to the team’s practice squad. Lions have signed WR Andrew Turzilli to the team’s practice squad — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) December 20, 2016 Andrew Turzilli will take the place of recently released wideout Corey Fuller, who has signed with the New Orleans Saints. Turzilli, who played … Read more

Detroit Lions place Corey Fuller and Brandon Pettigrew on PUP, waive CB Brandon McGee

Another round of roster moves were made this morning for the Detroit Lions. The Lions placed tight end Brandon Pettigrew and wide receiver Corey Fuller on the PUP (Physically Unable to Perform) list. The team also waived cornerback Brandon McGee. #Lions place Corey Fuller & Brandon Pettigrew on Reserve/PUP, waive Brandon McGee 📰: https://t.co/lw9O4mTtx5 pic.twitter.com/xvCBNarhrz … 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 place three players on PUP list

With training camp just about set to get underway, the Detroit Lions have announced that they have placed three players on the PUP list (physically unable to perform). #Lions place three players on Active/Physically Unable to Perform list: https://t.co/DU2RHEkR4r — Detroit Lions (@Lions) July 24, 2016 Tight end Brandon Pettigrew (knee), wide receiver Corey Fuller … Read more

Lions receiver TJ Jones ‘finally’ feels good, ready to go compete

TJ Jones is entering his third season with the Detroit Lions and is expected to have a more prominent threat in the offense. For the second season in a row the Lions have decided not to draft a wide receiver in the draft. A nice vote of confidence, one Jones does not take for granted. “That … Read more

Is there a No. 1 receiver in Detroit this year?

There is no question that losing Calvin Johnson is going to leave a void in the Detroit Lions’ offense this season. You can’t replace a guy with the talent level that Megatron possessed. The Lions made a bid to fill the void of Johnson when they signed receiver Marvin Jones from the Cincinnati Bengals to a … Read more

Jay Lee a dark horse to earn roster spot with Lions

It was a bit of a surprise that the Detroit Lions didn’t take a wide receiver at all in the 2016 NFL Draft. With Calvin Johnson now retired, you would have thought the Lions would have at some point snagged a wide out within the seven rounds of the draft, but that wasn’t the case. … Read more

10 Current Lions who may not be on the team in 2016

With the majority of free agency in the books and NFL Draft behind us, it’s time to start thinking about what the Detroit Lions roster will look like in 2016. There is no question about it that the roster will look much different than it did last season, and some familar faces could be on … Read more

Lions host Virginia Tech cornerback Kendall Fuller for pre-draft visit

After “National Siblings Day” invaded all of our social media timelines and re-introduced us to our friend’s much more attractive sister, the Lions will be hosting a pre-draft visit with receiver Corey Fuller’s brother, Kendall Fuller, according to the Detroit Free Press. The latter Fuller is a cornerback out of Virginia Tech and is the youngest of … Read more

5 trade possibilities for the Detroit Lions

[tps_header]The Detroit Lions have some rather worrisome holes at a few positions heading into the NFL draft. Bob Quinn did a decent job signing veteran depth players, but none of them inspire much hope to turn around the organization. Team deficiencies can be filled with rookies, but reaching for a player when there is better talent … Read more

2016 Free Agency Grades: Detroit Lions

[tps_header]With a majority of the recognizable free agent names off the market, it is time to examine how new GM Bob Quinn fared in the first stage of the offseason with the Detroit Lions. There are still plenty of bargains to be made along with the upcoming NFL draft, but as a whole, there has … Read more

Lions hoping to know Calvin Johnson’s decision before Wednesday

While a hard deadline has not been set by the team, the Lions are hoping to learn before Wednesday whether or not wide receiver Calvin Johnson will be with the team in 2016. With free agency starting Wednesday at 4 p.m. and the team still unsure of Johnson’s future, questions have been floating around Detroit since … Read more

2016 Detroit Lions free agents

Once the new Detroit Lions general manager is hired, he will have some decisions to make regarding what to do with their impending free agents. The Lions have a total of 24 players who will hit the market, including a handful of starters. The new salary cap is expected to inflate to at least $150 … Read more

Lions’ T.J. Jones showing promise for the future

All wide receiver, TJ Jones, needed was a chance. That opportunity arose in week 13 after Lance Moore suffered a sprained ankle and was forced to miss time. Jones filled in admirably during Moore’s absence taking over the slot duties in the Detroit Lions offense. Now, even with Moore healthy, Jones still has been receiving a considerable amount of … Read more