Lions cut veteran safety less than a week after bringing him back

The Detroit Lions have made a couple of roster moves following another disappointing showing Thursday afternoon in their annual Thanksgiving game. Embed from Getty Images Safety Don Carey was waived Friday in order to make room for cornerback Marcus Cooper. Carey had just played 18 special teams snaps against the Bears Thursday. His return to … 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

WATCH: Matthew Stafford, other Detroit Lions players react to firing of Jim Caldwell

It’s never easy when somebody you have worked with for an extended amount of time and grown close to is let go from an organization. That’s what happened to many Detroit Lions players and staff on Monday when it was announced that head coach Jim Caldwell had been fired. Embed from Getty Images Following the … Read more

If Lions’ Jim Caldwell is fired, he’ll be missed by his players

The Detroit Lions will close their 2017 schedule with a final game at Ford Field against the Green Bay Packers. There won’t be any playoffs this year for either side, and while that’s a surprising turn of events for Packers Nation, it’s an all too familiar refrain here in the Motor City. The heavy speculation is … Read more

Check the Report: Lions Injury Report brings some good news

The Detroit Lions have been fighting off the injury bug all season long, especially on the offensive line. Good news came forth today in the form of the official injury report, however, as it appears that the Lions will have their starters on the offensive side of the trenches 100% healthy. Detroit fans should rejoice and … Read more

JUST IN: Detroit Lions Monday Night Football inactive list revealed

It’s a pivotal matchup for the Detroit Lions against their divisional foes, the Green Bay Packers tonight on Monday Night Football. Though the Packers won’t have franchise quarterback Aaron Rodgers available tonight, the Lions still face a tough test tonight in front of a national television audience. The news that every Lions fan has been waiting … 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

The Perfect NFL Roster: ESPN’s Barnwell Uses Two Lions to Complete Team

NFL: Jacksonville Jaguars at Detroit Lions

To keep things fresh while getting geared up for the upcoming NFL season, ESPN’s Bill Barnwell decided to field the perfect 53-man roster while staying under the $167 million salary cap.  There are big names, like Tom Brady and Odell Beckham Jr., as well as players you’ve barely (or never) heard of, like Philadelphia Eagle’s … 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