Just in: Lions sign CB Crezdon Butler, place DT Stefan Charles on injured reserve

The depth of the Lions defensive line took a bit of a hit Monday night when defensive tackle Stefan Charles left the game with a knee injury that was thought to be potentially serious. As it turns out, the injury was serious enough to land Charles on injured reserve. Cornerback Crezdon Butler, who played in eight games … 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: To draft or not to draft a CB

With ten picks in the upcoming NFL draft, the Detroit Lions will be able to attack their weaknesses and build depth at multiple positions. The Lions may appear to be insufficient at the corner spot, but in actuality, the team has quite a bit of depth behind returning starters Darius Slay, Nevin Lawson, and Quandre Diggs. … Read more

Lions re-sign three players, Orlovsky included

Three players from last season’s Detroit Lions team have been resigned, the team announced today. Quarterback Dan Orlovsky, long-snapper Don Muhlbach, and cornerback Crezdon Butler will all be staying with the team. Terms of the contracts were not released. In 2015, Orlovsky completed 22 passes for 201 yards and a touchdown, while playing in just three games. Muhlbach, who has been with … Read more

Detroit Lions make cuts to get to 53 man roster – Live Tracker

As the deadline begins to approach the inevitable is upon us and the Detroit Lions begin to make their cuts. Some of the biggest of the day include QB Kellen Moore, TE Joseph Fauria, and RB George Winn. The Boise State Star QB Kellen Moore is still practice squad eligible, and so is RB George … 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

Detroit Lions Training Camp: Position battles and predictions

  [tps_header] Training camp is officially upon us. This is when dreams will be destroyed. The door will be opened, and some are thanked for their hard work during the off-season. Today, we will cover all of the position battles that will take place at camp for the Detroit Lions. To make things a bit … Read more

Darius Slay takes Alex Carter under wing

Last year, the Detroit Lions’ pass defense ranked 13th overall in the NFL. Instead of trying to improve even more by rehauling the secondary with free agents, Detroit elected to stick with consistency, at least among the starters. Starting CBs Rashean Mathis and Darius Slay, and starting safeties Glover Quinn and James Ihedigbo, have all returned, … Read more