Former Detroit Lions player bashes Bob Quinn/Matt Patricia on Instagram

By all almost all accounts, the Detroit Lions players loved Jim Caldwell while he was serving as their head coach. Unfortunately, Caldwell was unable to lead the team to the playoffs in his final season in Detroit and the fact he could not get the Lions over the hump got him fired by GM Bob … Read more

Ihedigbo: 2014 Lions probably in Super Bowl had Stafford been good enough

Watching Matthew Stafford develop over the past year and a half or so has been amazing. In that time, the Lions signal-caller has emerged as one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL and it does not seem like he’s finished. This past season, he led the Lions to a playoff berth, despite trailing in … Read more

Rookie Miles Killebrew impressive in Lions win over Jaguars

The defense came up big for the Detroit Lions in their win against the Jacksonville Jaguars, making several big plays throughout the game. One of the many bright spots on defense was rookie safety Miles Killebrew, who led the team with five tackles despite playing only 12 defensive snaps. Four of his five tackles came … Read more

Detroit Lions final 53-man roster prediction

The Detroit Lions completed the preseason in dominant fashion against the Buffalo Bills. With most starters having the night off, it was a great opportunity for the back-ups to show their stuff. Some made a bigger impression than others. Here is our best guess on how the Lions final 53-man roster will shake out.

Detroit Lions: Observations from Preseason Week 4

It’s the final week of preseason and the last opportunity for bubble players to make their mark. With the 53-roster set to be finalized Saturday afternoon, the Detroit Lions brass probably already has a good idea of who they plan on keeping and releasing. A real special game from an individual could do just enough … Read more

Detroit Lions first string projections

When scanning over the Detroit Lions 2016 roster, you will find plenty of new faces. You will also notice the absence of a few mainstays as well, most notably Calvin Johnson, Joique Bell, and Jason Jones. Despite the losses, Detroit returns a healthy majority of their starters from a year ago. GM Bob Quinn has done and continues … Read more

2016 Detroit Lions starting lineup predictions

The Detroit Lions will begin training camp on July 29th and it time for some pre-camp predictions. When scanning over the Lions roster, you will find plenty of new faces. You will also notice the absence of a few mainstays as well, most notably Calvin Johnson, Joique Bell, and Jason Jones. Despite the losses, Detroit returns a … Read more

Glover Quin looking forward to challenge of changing secondary

Glover Quin is no stranger to personnel changes in the defensive backfield for the Lions. The team will have a different starter at strong safety for the fourth time in the four years that Quin has been in Detroit. Numerous names have come and gone at the position over the last three years, including Louis Delmas, James … Read more

2016 Detroit Lions: Better or worse by position

The goal for every team each offseason is to improve. It is no different for GM Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions. After not “winning” the free-agency period or having the “sexy” draft, there has been plenty of doubt surrounding the Lions increment of improvement relative to other teams. Quinn has built his team through … Read more

Detroit Lions Player Bio: SS Miles Killebrew

The Detroit Lions selected strong safety out of Southern Utah Miles Killebrew with their 4th-round selection (111th overall). Killebrew, one of the draft’s hardest hitters, will bring an intimidating presence in the back end of Detroit’s defense. With elite size and strength, it is not uncommon for Killebrew to be mistaken for a linebacker on the field. … Read more

Top 5 off-season changes for the Detroit Lions

So far for the Detroit Lions it has been an off-season of change. After a 7-9 season in 2015 that failed to meet expectations, the Lions made plenty of moves in their front office. The first of which, firing GM Martin Mayhew and bringing in former New England Patriots Director of Pro Scouting  Bob Quinn … Read more

10 small-school sleepers who could fit with the Detroit Lions

[tps_header]One mark of a great general manager is his ability to find NFL talent where you may least expect it. Lions GM Bob Quinn has been assiduously working on unearthing some draft day steals from smaller colleges, outside of the familiar NFL breeding grounds. Below is a list of potential sleepers that the Lions could … Read more

2016 Free Agency Grades: Detroit Lions

[tps_header]With a majority of the recognizable free agent names off the market, it is time to examine how new GM Bob Quinn fared in the first stage of the offseason with the Detroit Lions. There are still plenty of bargains to be made along with the upcoming NFL draft, but as a whole, there has … Read more

Lions sign S Tavon Wilson

The Lions have made another move on the first official of free agency in the NFL. According to numerous sources, 25-year old safety Tavon Wilson has signed with Detroit. Confirmed that Tavon Wilson is headed to the Lions. He played 83 of a possible 1,092 defensive snaps last year. Only appeared in 9 games — Dave … Read more

Predicting Bob Quinn’s free agency big board

  [tps_header] With the recent moves that general manager Bob Quinn has made (cutting Joique Bell, Stephen Tulloch, James Ihedigbo and C.J. Wilson), plus the announcement Calvin Johnson‘s retirement, the Lions seem to be in a pretty decent spot as far as the salary cap is concerned. Right now, the team has approximately $41.1 million in space to use on the … Read more

Report: Lions to make a run at safety George Iloka

After announcing that safety James Ihedigbo will not be brought back next season, it appears the the Lions have set their sights on a potential replacement. Six-foot-four-inch tall safety George Iloka, who played the last four seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals, is now on the Lions radar according to a report. Drafted out of Boise State University in the fifth round in 2012 … Read more