Detroit Lions’ defensive back announces retirement

For all or parts of the past eight NFL seasons, Don Carey gave his all to the Detroit Lions. Now, he has officially announced he hanging up his cleats. Carey was in Grand Rapids at the Magic 104.9 studios to announce he is retiring from the National Football League. “The NFL is a young man’s … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions sign familiar free agent safety

On Thursday, the Detroit Lions will host the Chicago Bears at Ford Field in what is a must-win game for the home team. Embed from Getty Images As the team continues to make their final preparations for the game, Lions general manager Bob Quinn was busy signing a familiar face. According to reports, the Lions … Read more

Detroit Lions work out five players, including a familiar face

According to a report from Howard Balzer, the Detroit Lions have worked out five players, including one familiar face from the past. That familiar face is safety, who played for the Lions from 2011 until 2017. LIONS tryouts: Ss Andrew Adams, Don Carey, David Jones, Sharrod Neasman; CB Shareece Wright. — Howard Balzer (@HBalzer721) September … Read more

Detroit Lions waive former third-round pick

The Detroit Lions’ 2017 roster continues to take shape. Following this week’s trade of OT Laken Tomlinson to San Francisco, the team took one step closer to their final makeup with the waiving of a former third-round draft selection on Friday. Lions beat writer Dave Birkett reported that following their pre-season finale loss to the Buffalo Bills, … Read more

5 Detroit Lions make ESPN’s All-NFC North Team

When all was said and done, the Detroit Lions finished the 2016 regular season with a 9-7 record, good enough for second place in the NFC North behind the Green Bay Packers. As we know, the Packers stole the North crown from the Lions when they defeated them at Ford Field in the final week … 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

Lions sign S Don Carey to one-year extension

It seems as though Lions general manager Bob Quinn is staying true to his theory on the importance of special teams, as 29-year-old safety Don Carey has been signed to a one-year contract extension. The Lions have signed S Don Carey to a 1-year, $1.35M extension through 2017, per league source. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) November 16, 2016 … Read more

Lions place DeAndre Levy, Don Carey on Active/Non-Football Injury List

Similar to the PUP (Physically Unable to Perform) list, two Detroit Lions players found themselves on the NFI (Active/Non-Football Injury) list before the first practice of the 2016 Training Camp got underway in Allen Park this afternoon. Linebacker DeAndre Levy and defensive back Don Carey are the two ‘casualties’ if you will. #Lions place two players … Read more