Rumor: Chargers could offer former All-Pro CB (and more) to Detroit Lions for No. 3 pick

The 2020 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away and for those of us Detroit Lions fans wondering what our team will do with the No. 3 overall pick, our wait is nearly over. Most seem to believe that trading the No. 3 pick for a haul of draft capital would be the best … Read more

5 Players the Detroit Lions MUST consider drafting in the 1st Round

NCAA Football: Rutgers at Michigan

The Detroit Lions finished the 2016 season with a 9-7 record and a berth in the NFL Playoffs, where they fell to the Seattle Seahawks 26-6. If we learned one thing about the Lions this season it is that they have plenty of room for improvement across the board. Whether it’s the solidifying the defensive … Read more

Michigan DB Jourdan Lewis named to Jim Thorpe Award watch list

Already on the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award and Bronko Nagurski Trophy, Michigan Wolverines cornerback Jourdan Lewis is in the mix for another national award as well. Jourdan Lewis = Jim Thorpe Award Watch List! INFO » — Michigan Football (@UMichFootball) July 11, 2016 The senior defensive back for the Wolverines … Read more

2016 Conference Preview: Big Ten

2015 was supposed to be the Big Ten’s victory lap after Ohio State took home the first ever College Football Playoff National Championship in 2014, but things didn’t go as planned. The Michigan State Spartans, the 2015 Big Ten Playoff representative, were held scoreless in the National Semifinal by eventual champion Alabama Crimson Tide. What was one of … Read more

6 Early predictions for the 2016 Big Ten football season

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone.   [tps_header]Early predictions are fun. Way-too-early predictions are often reaches and pretty … Read more

Top 5 Big Ten defensive players in 2016-17

Defense has been the staple of the Big Ten for years and with elite defensive talent coming out of the conference it’s easy to see why. This year however it seems that there is an exceptional amount of top defensive talent returning to the Big Ten that we would be remiss not to mention. The … Read more