Pre-training camp casualties includes former Lions QB Jake Rudock

According to reports, the Miami Dolphins have cut former Detroit Lions (and Michigan) quarterback Jake Rudock in advance of training camp. Rudock, who is 27, has played in just three NFL games since being selected by the Lions in the 6th Round of the 2016 NFL Draft. BONUS CONTENT: Could Detroit Red Wings GM Steve … Read more

REPORT: Former Michigan QB turns down Detroit Lions’ offer

On New Year’s Day, the Detroit Lions announced they had signed former Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook to a Reserve-Futures deal. Embed from Getty Images According to Lions’ general manager Bob Quinn, Cook is a player who he has had his eye on for much of the 2018 season. From Detroit Free Press: “Obviously, he’s … 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

Lions add Pro Bowl quarterback

The Detroit Lions have added some experience at the quarterback position, to battle with Jake Rudock for the back-up quarterback spot. Former USC quarterback and 13-year-veteran Matt Cassel has signed a deal with Detroit. The soon-to-be 36-year-old gunslinger spent the last two years in Tennessee backing up Marcus Mariota. Embed from Getty Images Cassel began … Read more

JUST IN: Detroit Lions re-sign QB, tender young receiver

The moves keep on coming for the Detroit Lions. After releasing tight end Eric Ebron, the Lions have decided to re-sign quarterback Jake Rudock. #Lions re-sign QB Jake Rudock: — Detroit Lions (@Lions) March 14, 2018 The terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. Rudock a sixth-round (191st overall) draft selection … Read more

BREAKING: Lions QB Matthew Stafford leaves game with hand injury vs. Ravens

As if getting slaughtered on the road against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, the Detroit Lions add injury to insult. Quarterback Matthew Stafford departed the game with a hand injury suffered in the fourth quarter. Stafford picked off and that will probably do it. #DETvsBAL — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) December 3, 2017 Stafford has a … Read more

Lions re-sign former quarterback, bringing questions about Matthew Stafford’s health

The Lions re-signed quarterback Brad Kaaya on Wednesday, bringing their 2017 sixth-round draft pick back to Detroit. Kaaya was one of Detroit’s final cuts this preseason, and they hoped he would go unclaimed so they could add him to their practice squad. However, the Panthers claimed him instead. He remained on Carolina’s roster until yesterday, … Read more

REPORT: Matthew Stafford may miss Sunday’s game against New Orleans

Things may be going from bad to worse for the Detroit Lions. According to ESPN’s Michael Rothstein (with information from Insider Dan Graziano), Detroit Lions franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford might miss some time: Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford suffered a hamstring injury and a sprained ankle in Detroit’s 27-24 loss to Carolina…and Stafford’s week of practice … Read more

Final Detroit Lions 53-man roster projection

NFL: Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions

The exhibition season is over. Now, the folks in the front office of the Detroit Lions really begin earning their paychecks. After Thursday’s 27-17 loss to the Buffalo Bills, the Lions finished the pre-season with a 2-2 record. Not shiny, not ultra-impressive, but remember that records hold zero impact on the regular season. It’s the battle for roster spots that … Read more

Detroit Lions Position Battles: Quarterback

NFL: NFC Wild Card-Detroit Lions at Seattle Seahawks

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

3 Key things to watch in the Detroit Lions second preseason game

NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

In their first taste of action of the 2017-2018 NFL season, the Detroit Lions impressed in their 24-10 win over the Indianapolis Colts. Second-year quarterback Jake Rudock and rookies Brad Kaaya and Kenny Golladay all shined for Detroit this past Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium. With one win in the books, Detroit now looks ahead … Read more

Three biggest takeaways from Detroit Lions preseason game vs. Colts

NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

The Detroit Lions won their first preseason game over the Indianapolis Colts by a score of 24-10. We’re not going to get too far ahead of ourselves, but overall, this was a good start to the 2017 campaign for Detroit. Head coach Jim Caldwell and his staff have plenty to be happy about. Here are … Read more