BREAKING: Detroit Lions sign linebacker and defensive end

A day after the Detroit Lions traded Golden Tate to the Philadelphia Eagles for a third-round draft pick, they were busy finding a replacement for Tate on the 53-man roster. According to the Lions, they have signed free agent linebacker Kelvin Sheppard to the active roster along with defensive end Alex Barrett to the practice squad. … Read more

JUST IN: Detroit Lions work out trio of defensive players

The big news on Tuesday was that the Detroit Lions traded Golden Tate to the Philadelphia Eagles for a third-round draft pick. But that was not the only thing that the Lions were doing on Tuesday as they worked out a trio of defensive players including linebackers Jonathan Freeny and Kelvin Sheppard, along with cornerback … Read more

Detroit Lions work out former New York Giants linebacker

Following their 28-14 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, the Detroit Lions went back to the drawing board on Monday as they begin preparations for their upcoming game against the Minnesota Vikings. According to Adam Schefter, the Lions hosted former New York Giants linebacker, Kelvin Sheppard on Monday. Veteran NFL LB Kelvin Sheppard is back at … Read more