Golden Tate not settling for ‘Second Best’

Golden Tate is a very competitive person. How competitive, you ask? So competitive, that he has no problem saying that he will not take a back seat in the competition with Calvin Johnson for the role of number one receiver. “I’ll go back to when I signed my contract,” Tate told the Detroit Free Press.. “I was … Read more

Detroit Lions 2015 special teams preview

It’s out with the old and in with the older at the helm of the Detroit Lions special teams unit this season. Former special teams coordinator John Bonamego left the Lions to take the head coaching job at his alma mater Central Michigan University. Head coach Jim Caldwell then hired veteran special teams guru Joe … Read more

10 Most important things to watch for in Lions training camp

[tps_header] With training camp set to begin on August 3rd, the Detroit Lions are getting ready to make a run at a second consecutive playoff appearance. If that is going to happen, there are some key players on the team that absolutely must raise their game to a whole new level. Here is a list … Read more

Too Early? Detroit Lions 2016 opponents announced

So, who is ready to make some game-by-game predictions for the Detroit Lions in 2016? That’s right, I said 2016! Well, according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the NFL has announced the Lions opponents for the 2016 regular season. Let’s begin with the home games. The Lions will play the Chicago Bears, Green Bay … Read more

NFL teams logo changes through history [GIF]

Check out this GIF created by Yahoo Sports’ Eric Orvieto that shows every single NFL team and their logo changes throughout history. The GIF begins in 1920 and goes all the way through to present-day. It’s kind of cool to watch how the Detroit Lions (Formerly the Portsmouth Spartans) logo has changed over time. https://yahoosports.tumblr.com/post/124199434782/yahoosports-the-history-of-the-nfl-as-told

Sporting News ranks the Top 25 NFL Quarterbacks

With the 2015 NFL regular season less than two months away, it’s that time of year where everybody and their brother comes out with rankings for everything. The Sporting News is jumping on board with their Top 25 NFL Quarterbacks for 2015. If you are a big fan of Matthew Stafford and plan on reading … Read more

Vegas sets Lions’ win total Over/Under

Every year around this time, Las Vegas sportsbooks begin to release their Over/Under betting lines for the upcoming NFL season. According to the Westgate Sportsbook in Las Vegas, the “over/under” win total for the Detroit Lions in 2015, is 8.5. This means if you bet the “Over”, the Lions have to have a winning season.  “Under” bets … Read more

NFL Top 100 players revealed, Lions represented

NFL.com has announced their rankings for the top 100 players in the NFL and the Detroit Lions are well represented. The countdown has been going on for a while with the top 10 being announced on Wednesday night. Not surprisingly, Calvin Johnson was the highest ranked Lion at No. 6, down from his No. 2 … Read more