Former WR Jace Billingsley calls out Detroit Lions for treatment of players

Former NFL wide receiver Jace Billingsley is not the first and it seems unlikely he will be the last to call out the Detroit Lions for their treatment of players. Billingsley, who is now focused on his music career, recently released a music video which just so happens to include an image of Lions GM … Read more

Former Lions’ WR drops hip hop/country music video which trolls Bob Quinn and Rod Wood

After losing on Thanksgiving to drop to 3-8-1, Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn (and others) has come under quite a bit of fire. Many fans want Quinn and Lions head coach Matt Patricia fired and their future seems uncertain. Well, now former Lions WR Jace Billingsley is getting in on the action as he includes … Read more

How realistic are Justin Rogers’ 5 Detroit Lions trade candidates?

NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

As the Detroit Lions prepare for their second preseason game, Friday night against the New York Giants, talk has heated up about which players will make the 53-man roster, which will be cut, and which could be trade chips. Justin Rogers of The Detroit News put out a piece this morning which list five current … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions place offensive lineman on IR, sign wide receiver

The Detroit Lions only have one game remaining on their 2017 schedule and it happens to be at Ford Field against the Green Bay Packers. Unfortunately, the game is meaningless for both teams (unless you are considering draft position) as the Lions and Packers have already been eliminated from playoff contention. Not surprisingly, the Lions … Read more

Detroit Lions place receiver on IR, sign replacement

The Detroit Lions are losing a receiver but they’re still keeping up with the Joneses. The Lions have placed TJ Jones on injured reserve, and replaced him by promoting Andy Jones from the practice squad — kyle meinke (@kmeinke) December 19, 2017 TJ Jones has been officially placed on injured reserve by the Lions ending … Read more

Detroit Lions sign two players, place two others on waivers

As the Detroit Lions (5-4) continue their preparations for their upcoming road game against the Chicago Bears, they have made some roster moves. On Tuesday, the Lions announced they have signed free-agent WR Jace Billingsley and DE George Jones. In corresponding moves, the team placed WR Jared Abbrederis and DE Jacquies Smith on waivers. #Lions sign … Read more

JUST IN: Detroit Lions sign Jace Billingsly to active roster

With Sunday evening’s tilt against the Pittsburgh Steelers on the horizon, questions regarding the health of the team are still being lofted around like a pass out of Matthew Stafford‘s right hand. While we still don’t have a conclusive answer on the official status of some of the players, Jace Billingsley‘s promotion to the active roster goes a … Read more

LISTEN: Detroit Lions talk about Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight

As the sports world turns toward Las Vegas tonight for the Floyd Mayweather–Conor McGregor boxing match, the Detroit Lions locker room is not oblivious to the spectacle. WJR reporter Michael Stets talked to Marvin Jones, Jace Billingsley, Matthew Stafford, Jarrad Davis, Cornelius Washington, Ameer Abdullah, and Anthony Zettel to get their opinions on tonight’s fight … Read more

Hamstring injury could cost Jones chance of making Lions final roster

The Detroit Lions are trying to solidify their wide receiver roles before the start of the season and things just got more confusing as T.J Jones might end up being the odd man out after suffering a hamstring injury. If you want to bet on the Lions, check out the Detroit Lions sports betting odds. Before … Read more

Detroit Lions position battles: Wide Receivers/Tight Ends

NFL: Green Bay Packers at Detroit Lions

As the NFL pre-season continues along, there are sure to be surprise performers, as well as performances that don’t live up to expectations. All of these performances lead to the culmination of the final roster. We’re still three weeks away from the conclusion of the preseason, but the question that follows all 32 teams through … Read more

Lions Fans: Tap the Brakes on the Kenny Golladay Hype Train

Detroit fans love their Lions. That isn’t a shocking revelation to anyone. Unfortunately, it is an unrequited love that has delivered only one playoff victory in the last 60 years. Lions fans are hungry for more, and this ravenous desire for a winning team leads many Detroiters to grasp for any potential bright spot, even … Read more

Grading Bob Quinn’s first NFL draft class for the Detroit Lions

With the fog of the Detroit Lions 2016 season starting to clear up, it’s now time to look back at it all. We assign a grade to every NFL draft selection in Bob Quinn’s first year as general manager. His total final grade will be revealed at the end. [GRADING SCALE: A+ thru F]

Detroit Lions finalize 53-man roster

General manager Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions have determined their final roster today. With the deadline coming and going, below are the following players who didn’t make the cut: Per Detroitlions.com: PLAYERS WAIVED: WR Jace Billingsley, CB Alex Carter, WR Quinshad Davis, LB Jayson DiManche, TE Adam Fuehne, LB Zaviar Gooden, LB Khaseem Greene, C Gabe … Read more

Lions WR T.J. Jones an unexpected cut, Jace Billingsley too

After the Detroit Lions Thursday night preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, T.J. Jones sat with the rest of the starters on the sideline. It appeared that Jones had the night off to rest him for the regular season, but that wasn’t the case. GM Bob Quinn has to shave down his roster to 53-players … Read more

Jim Caldwell comments on Lions’ wide receiver situation after cuts

After a round of cuts on Monday, 10 cuts in total, the Detroit Lions roster is now at 78 players. Three more moves need to be made before Tuesday’s 4 p.m. deadline to get the team to the league’s 75 player mandate, although wide receiver Corey Fuller‘s ultimate move to the physically unable to perform list … Read more

Detroit Lions: Observations from Preseason Week 3

The third preseason game is supposed to be the dress rehearsal for the regular season, but the Detroit Lions looked as if they were unaware. After eight first-half penalties, the Lions entered the second half down 20-6. Their three personal fouls were reminiscent of the Jim Schwartz era. Not only was the offense kept out of … Read more