2015 Preview: Detroit Lions Defense

When writing a preview of the 2015 Detroit Lions upcoming defensive outlook, it’s difficult to start anywhere other than with the departure of Ndamukong Suh, who left via free agency to join the Miami Dolphins this season. Suh signed a six year, $114 million contract, of which $60 million is guaranteed. A Ford Field favorite, and … Read more

Detroit Lions Training Camp: Position battles and predictions

  [tps_header] Training camp is officially upon us. This is when dreams will be destroyed. The door will be opened, and some are thanked for their hard work during the off-season. Today, we will cover all of the position battles that will take place at camp for the Detroit Lions. To make things a bit … Read more

Darius Slay takes Alex Carter under wing

Last year, the Detroit Lions’ pass defense ranked 13th overall in the NFL. Instead of trying to improve even more by rehauling the secondary with free agents, Detroit elected to stick with consistency, at least among the starters. Starting CBs Rashean Mathis and Darius Slay, and starting safeties Glover Quinn and James Ihedigbo, have all returned, … Read more

Stephen Tulloch thinks Lions defense will be ‘damn good’

In 2014, the Detroit Lions finished the season ranked second in the NFL in total defense as they gave up an average of 300.9 yards per game, second to only the Seattle Seahawks. A big reason for the No. 2 ranking was the rushing defense, which finished first in the NFL by a pretty wide margin … Read more

Detroit Lions: Day 2 report from OTA’s

The Detroit Lions participated in day 2 of 10 of organized team activities (OTA’s) earlier today and there were more than a few notes of interest to keep an eye on going forward.  Kellen Moore could be emerging as the number two quarterback behind Stafford  Last season we saw QB Dan Orlovsky continually listed as … Read more

Detroit Lions: Day 1 report from OTA’s

The Detroit Lions have officially started their organized team activities (OTA’s) portion of the off-season schedule and there have already been a couple of interesting takeaways.   The offense is ahead of the game In 2014, Matthew Stafford and the Lions offense were faced with the challenge of learning a brand new offense. This season they … Read more

The Detroit Lions Top 5 Free Agent Needs This Offseason

A lot of the improvement an NFL team can make from season to season is usually created by key free agency adds during the offseason. Needless to say, the Detroit Lions front office have provided a couple of great off-seasons the past two years. Players such as Glover Quin and Golden Tate have provided big-play, Pro … Read more