2 Free agent linebackers who would improve the Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions

Heading into the offseason, the thought was that the Detroit Lions would do something to improve their situation at linebacker but other than selecting Malcolm Rodriguez out of Oklahoma State in the sixth round, they really did not address what was a pretty big problem in 2021. Now, before going on, let me say that … Read more

Pro Bowl LB Dont’a Hightower becomes fourth New England Patriot to opt out of 2020 season

NFL: Super Bowl LI-New England Patriots vs Atlanta Falcons

Wow, this is a big one. According to a report from Adam Schefter, New England Patriots three-time Super Bowl champion and Pro Bowl LB Dont’a Hightower is opting out of the 2020 season. Hightower, who is the fourth Patriots player to announce he is opting out, is scheduled to make $8 million in 2020. As … Read more

6 degrees of Bob Quinn – Lions may target Patriots Free Agents

Feb 5, 2017; Houston, TX, USA; New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett (88) catches a pass against Atlanta Falcons strong safety Keanu Neal (22) during the fourth quarter during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

A familiarity of a player goes a long way in free agency. Similar to when any one of us look for a new job, knowing someone at the place you are applying for certainly goes a long way in helping to get the job. While it isn’t the only criteria a player is evaluated, it … Read more