Fantasy Football: Top 5 Add/Drops after Week 6

  [tps_header] Once we hit Week 5 of the NFL season, the waiver wire was getting fairly thin. There were a few players who were still available on the waiver wire as of last week who made impacts in Week 5, such as Cleveland Browns TE Gary Barnidge and Jacksonville Jaguars WR Allen Hurns, but … Read more

Fantasy Football: Top 5 Add/Drops after Week 5

There’s no question that the waiver wire isn’t quite what it was after Week 1. At this point in the season, most players who have been producing are on somebody’s roster. But with bye weeks and injuries continuing to pile up, there are still players out there that can help your fantasy team, even if … Read more

Top 5 calls that cost the Detroit Lions

[tps_header]The Detroit Lions certainly have the ability to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory, but, over the years they have had some help from the referees of the NFL. Take a look at the Top 5 times bad calls cost the Mighty Gridiron Gladiators that don the Honolulu Blue and Silver.[/tps_header] [tps_title]Completing The Process[/tps_title] … Read more

Everyone needs to relax about Nick Castellanos

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. Okay, so the Detroit Tigers are not exactly playing the way they … Read more

Matthew Stafford: ‘Forget about the last game’

As sports fans, we remember everything. We remember when our teams win championships and we remember when they make it to the playoffs, only to come up short in the end. This is exactly what Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions face as they move towards the 2015 regular season. Can they put 2014 behind … Read more

Peter King releases his offseason NFL power rankings

The 2015 NFL season is still about three months away, but that’s not stopping the “so-called experts” from releasing their power rankings. Jumping on the wagon is NFL guru Peter King, who ranks all 32 teams.  According to King’s rankings, the Detroit Lions are the 17th ranked team in the NFL heading into the 2015 … Read more

Uni Watch releases NFL uniform power rankings

Uni Watch has unveiled their NFL uniform power rankings and the Detroit Lions are not getting any love. In fact, the Lions uniforms are only ranked 27th in the entire league! Basically, the rankings are based on each team’s primary colored and white uniforms. So what’s wrong with the Lions Honolulu blue and silver? Here … Read more

The Detroit Lions: Cubs learning to roar

The Detroit Lions have long been known as the franchise that comes up just short. Sure, they had a great run in the 90’s with the likes of Barry Sanders, Herman Moore, and Chris Spielman, but at the end of the day they simply could not win when they needed to the most.

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Calvin Johnson Rule – Fair or Foul?

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.

Here is our third installment of our 5-part series on controversial rules in professional sports that strike up conversation on whether or not they should be changed or be ridden of. Today we look at the NFL, and one that Detroit Lions fans in particular should be very much familiar with – the “Calvin Johnson” rule.

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NFL Sells Photo of Marshawn Lynch Grabbing Himself

Just when you thought that things could not get any better…… Picture this, you get in trouble for doing something that you should not be doing at work, you get fined for it, and then you find out that your employer is selling photos of the incident on the company website. Impossible, right?  I thought so … Read more

Russell Wilson Elevates Seahawks Past Pack

In one of the craziest comebacks in NFL playoff history, Russell Wilson did not give Aaron Rodgers a chance to touch the field in overtime. The Seattle Seahawks are going to the Super Bowl, and nobody is happier than Wilson. It seemed like the Green Bay Packers had his number all game, but he was … Read more

Green Bay and Seattle Battle for the NFC Championship

Just two games left. After that, the most anticipated game of the NFL season will be played; the Super Bowl. The Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks have been down this road before. The two took part in the infamous “Fail Mary” game, which was also for the conference championship. You’d best believe there will … Read more

WATCH: DSN’s Top 10 Videos of December

10. High School Sophomore Elevates to the Moon http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQm7tJoaSGA Meet high school sophomore Michael Porter Jr. Not bad for a kid just a touch over 15 years old. It helps that he’s 6’9”, but still… Article: https://detroitsportsnation.com/videos/rake2204/hs-sophomore-dunk/20817/ 9. ESPN Pays Homage to EA Sports NHL ’94 (Dec. 15) We’ve never been particularly pleased with the manner with which … Read more