Former Detroit Lions quarterback now being used as a tight end

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Well, this is interesting. According to the Houston Texans, they are now using third-string QB Jeff Driskel as a tight end. Texans tight end coach Andy Bischoff said that Driskel, who previously played QB for the Detroit Lions, is “a rare athlete.” Texans tight ends coach Andy Bischoff on qb-te Jeff Driskel 'He's a rare … Read more

Former Detroit Lions QB signs with Houston Texans

Former Detroit Lions quarterback Jeff Driskel has found a new home. According to multiple reports, he’s signing a free-agent deal with the Houston Texans. It’s a one-year deal worth a reported $2.5 million: With the signing, Driskel is now the 5th quarterback on Houston’s roster, along with Deshaun Watson, Tyrod Taylor, Davis Mills and Ryan … Read more

Former Detroit Lions QB Jeff Driskel lands a new gig

According to reports, former Detroit Lions backup quarterback (and starter when Matthew Stafford got injured) Jeff Driskel is set to sign with the Denver Broncos. According to an NFL Source, The Broncos are set to sign veteran QB Jeff Driskell. He started against Denver in Cincy in 2017. #BroncosCountry @KOAColorado — Brandon Krisztal (@BKDenverSports) March … Read more

Detroit Lions place Jeff Driskel on Reserve/Injured, sign 2 free agent QBs

According to the Detroit Lions, they have placed quarterback Jeff Driskel on Reserve/Injured. In corresponding moves, the Lions have signed QB Kyle Sloter to the active roster from the Arizona Cardinals practice squad and have signed QB Joe Callahan to their own practice squad. #Lions have signed QB Kyle Sloter to the active roster from … Read more

Detroit Lions TE Logan Thomas reveals plans if he starts as emergency QB

The Detroit Lions have confirmed they will be without the services of quarterback Matthew Stafford on Thursday for the team’s annual Thanksgiving game. Additionally, head coach Matt Patricia said that backup quarterback Jeff Driskel is banged up with a sore hamstring. That leaves Logan Thomas, a tight end who was drafted as a quarterback out … Read more

David Blough taking first-team reps for Lions in practice

The Detroit Lions will once again be without the services of starting quarterback Matthew Stafford for their annual Thanksgiving matchup this week. Backup Jeff Driskel has stepped in and started the past three games for Detroit, all losses. And now he’s banged up with a sore hamstring. Speaking Tuesday, Lions coach Matt Patricia said Jeff … Read more

Detroit Lions could sign quarterback before Thanksgiving

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This coming Thursday, the Detroit Lions will host their annual Thanksgiving Day game when they welcome the Chicago Bears to Ford Field. With starting quarterback Matthew Stafford almost certainly set to miss another game, backup Jeff Driskel is in line to get his fourth straight start for the Lions. Or is he? Embed from Getty … Read more

Jeff Driskel connects with Logan Thomas for Detroit Lions TD

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It’s about time we got something positive out of this game. The Detroit Lions were able to tie the score at 13 apiece against the Washington Redskins in the third quarter. On a third-and-1 at the 11-yard line, quarterback Jeff Driskel converted a play-action touchdown pass to Logan Thomas. Driskel to Thomas for the 🙌 … Read more

Lions’ Matthew Stafford comments on shutting down his 2019 season

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has missed the past two games while dealing with a back injury; last week’s game against the Chicago Bears was the first time since 2011 that he’d missed a start. There is rampant speculation among fans and media that the quarterback will need to officially shut down his season in … Read more

Twitter explodes after Lions QB Jeff Driskel’s touchdown

Detroit Lions quarterback Jeff Driskel is doing his part to endear himself to the Motor City this afternoon! Making his second straight start in place of injured starter Matthew Stafford, he converted on a fabulous fake and walked into the end-zone, giving the Lions a 13-10 lead over the Cowboys. Needless to say, Twitter was … Read more

Lions QB Jeff Driskel makes Dallas defense look silly, waltzes into end zone for TD

So, that just happened! Detroit Lions quarterback Jeff Driskel, making his second straight start for injured starter Matthew Stafford, just made the Dallas Cowboys defense look silly! With the Lions knocking on the door with a first-and-goal, he converted on a fabulous fake and walked into the end zone, his first touchdown wearing the Honolulu … Read more

Lions coach Matt Patricia comments on Stafford’s expected length of absence

For the first time since 2011, the Detroit Lions were without the services of quarterback Matthew Stafford. He wasn’t under center for the first time in 136 games as his Lions were felled by the Chicago Bears, dropping their record to 3-5-1 and dealing a massive blow to their already slim playoff chances. During his … Read more

Lions QB Jeff Driskel comments on having Matthew Stafford on sidelines

For the first time in 136 games, the Detroit Lions did not have quarterback Matthew Stafford under center. He missed his first game since 2011 this Sunday against the Chicago Bears with a back injury. Quarterback Jeff Driskel started in Stafford’s place, and went 27-46 for 269 yards and a touchdown as the Lions fell … Read more

Report: Matthew Stafford traveled to Chicago to help backup QB

Matthew Stafford‘s consecutive start streak will come to an end on Sunday as he has a fractured back and will not play vs. the Chicago Bears. https://detroitsportsnation.comreport-lions-qb-matthew-stafford-fractured-back-will-not-play-vs-bears/ddrysdale/detroit-lions-news/11/10/2019/212175/ According to a report from Adam Schefter, Stafford traveled with the Lions to Chicago just so he could help prepare backup quarterback Jeff Driskel. #Lions QB Matthew Stafford … Read more

Updated Day 2 NFL mock draft

Just when you think you are done with NFL mock drafts, “SURPRISE!” The first-round is officially over and it is time to predict the second day of the draft– rounds two and three. With a better understanding of the direction each organization went on day one, we have a slightly better idea of team needs … Read more

Day 2 draft targets for the Detroit Lions

Round 1 of the 2016 NFL draft is done and there is still plenty of talent left on the board for the Detroit Lions. After selecting offensive tackle Taylor Decker in the first, the Lions could look to address other positions of need such as strong safety, defensive end, center or linebacker. Here a few … Read more