Potential replacements for Lions at left tackle with Taylor Decker out

Taylor Decker had an impressive rookie season after being selected 16th overall in the 2016 NFL Draft, leading many to see him as the future leader of the Lions’ offensive line and long-term solution at the all-important left tackle position. However, the 23 year old picked up a shoulder injury which required surgery with an … Read more

An update on the Lions’ salary cap situation following the wave of FA signings

NFL: Combine

Coming into this offseason, there were very clear expectations and ideas for what general manager Bob Quinn needed to do in order to improve the team. With each team allotted a salary cap of $167 million, there was plenty of room to make a couple of moves in free agency in order to shore up some … Read more

Detroit Lions tender offer to Cornelius Lucas

NFL: Detroit Lions-OTA

The Detroit Lions continue to make noise in the free agency market. Today they tendered restricted free agent Cornelius Lucas. https://twitter.com/NFL_Game_Update/status/839858671827943424 Lions tender restricted free agent Cornelius Lucas. From @Justin_Rogers https://t.co/cljgXgHq4m pic.twitter.com/ANSJLiYoaf — Detroit News Sports (@detnews_sports) March 9, 2017 Lucas has been a contributor since 2014 when he signed with Detroit as an undrafted free agent. The … 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.

Riley Reiff OUT vs. Seahawks, DeAndre Levy active

The Detroit Lions have officially ruled out right tackle Riley Reiff for their Wild Card showdown with the Seattle Seahawks. That’s in addition to already being without the services of Travis Swanson, who was declared inactive earlier in the week. #Lions inactives for #DETvsSEA: Jake RudockJace BillingsleyAlex CarterMike BurtonAntwione WilliamsTravis SwansonRiley Reiff — Detroit Lions … 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

Abdullah Injury Update; Levy Scratched vs. Minnesota

Injured Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah received a bit of good news ahead of Detroit’s Thanksgiving Day matchup against the Minnesota Vikings. He recently visited with a foot specialist who declared his injured foot to be “structurally sound”. He’s been on injured reserve since tearing a ligament in his foot. The injury update was … 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

Detroit Lions players react after ‘intense’ workout

With the Detroit Lions second day of “optional” off-season workouts in the books, there has been plenty of feedback from Lions players on social media about how they are feeling. There is a new strength coach in town, and it would appear Harold Nash did not come to mess around. After Today Leg Day.. pic.twitter.com/h0wb1NGuze — … Read more

Predicting Bob Quinn’s free agency big board

  [tps_header] With the recent moves that general manager Bob Quinn has made (cutting Joique Bell, Stephen Tulloch, James Ihedigbo and C.J. Wilson), plus the announcement Calvin Johnson‘s retirement, the Lions seem to be in a pretty decent spot as far as the salary cap is concerned. Right now, the team has approximately $41.1 million in space to use on the … Read more

Kiper: Lions could find an answer at right tackle on Day 2 of the NFL draft

It’s been beaten into the heads of Detroit Lions fans all off-season. The team must strongly address the offensive line in free agency and/or the NFL draft. A primary position of concern happens to be at right tackle. The Lions thought they had a solution in LaAdrian Waddle but that plan exploded in their faces. … 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 announce inactive players vs. Broncos

The Lions have announced their inactive players for tonight’s Sunday Night Football tilt against the Denver Broncos. INACTIVE: WR Corey Fuller  DE Phillip Hunt  TE Brandon Pettigrew LB DeAndre Levy C Taylor Boggs T Corey Robinson DT Jermelle Cudjo For the first time this season, right tackle LaAdrian Waddle, wide receiver T.J. Jones, and defensive tackle Caraun Reid will all be … Read more

Detroit Lions: Week 2 report card

Detroit Lions Week 2 report card After two games, the Lions find themselves 0-2, and staring 0-3 straight in the face, as they square-off against the Denver Broncos in Week 3, while hosting the home opener on Sunday night football (NBC 8:30 pm). Sunday’s game against the Vikings featured an offense that cannot run the … Read more

Lions activate Jason Jones and LaAdrian Waddle, sign two others

Before Sunday afternoon’s practice, both Jason Jones and LaAdrian Waddle were activated from the PUP list, and are cleared to being practicing with their teammates. Waddle had been rehabbing from a partially torn ACL, and Jones has been recovering from a minor knee operation he had early in the off-season. Waddle started in 18 games in the … Read more

PREVIEW: Detroit Lions vs New York Jets

Ah yes, football is back! There have been moments in this off-season that left us scratching our heads, jumping for joy, and counting down the minutes until the season begins. Now, it’s finally time to catch a peek at what is to come this season. The New York Jets will pay a visit to Detroit for the … Read more