Detroit Lions FA Kerry Hyder signs elsewhere

NFL: Tennessee Titans at Detroit Lions

The first of the Detroit Lions free agent has signed with the Dallas Cowboys. According to the Cowboys, the have signed defensive end Kerry Hyder. The #DallasCowboys have signed free agent defensive end Kerry Hyder, a three-year veteran who previously was on the Detroit Lions. MORE → — Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) March 18, … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions sign offensive lineman, place G Joe Dahl on RI

Last night, we reported that the Detroit Lions would likely be signing an offensive lineman on Tuesday. Well, they made that official this morning by announcing that they have signed guard Tim Lelito out of Grand Valley State University. In a corresponding move, they placed Joe Dahl on the Reserved-Injured list. #Lions have signed G … Read more

JUST IN: Lions lose another defensive lineman to injured reserve

The Lions already depleted defensive line took another hit on Sunday. Detroit announced today that defensive tackle Jordan Hill has been placed on Injured Reserve. The team says Hill injured his bicep in the 30-28 preseason loss on Friday night. Detroit Lions place backup DT Jordan Hill (bicep) on injured reserve via @freep — … Read more

3 Things to watch for the Lions’ third preseason game vs. Patriots

The Lions and Patriots are set to meet at Ford Field this Friday, August 25 (7 p.m. ET). This is the game for almost every team where we see some separation in key position battles across the field. The Lions have a few different areas of interest as the roster begins to take shape. Here are … Read more

Detroit Lions should make play for Lynch – No not that one

With the Detroit Lions losing two key defensive players in as many days, and questions already surrounding the depth of the defense, changes will need to be made. Especially if the Lions plan on living up to the lofty expectations of the upcoming season. With defensive end Kerry Hyder out for the year with a … Read more

3 Players who the Detroit Lions should consider to replace DE Kerry Hyder

It may not have been the Detroit Lions worst fear possible heading into Sunday’s preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts, but losing starting defensive end Kerry Hyder to what Jim Caldwell called a “significant” Achilles injury certainly was not part of the game plan. Hyder was injured during the Lions second defensive series on the game … Read more

UPDATE: Kerry Hyder expected to miss entire 2017 season

The Detroit Lions were dealt a significant blow during their first pre-season game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. Defensive end Kerry Hyder is now expected to miss the rest of the season with a significant achilles injury. Kerry Hyder is expected to miss the season with an Achilles injury. "It really makes you sick … 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

UPDATE: Kerry Hyder injury “significant”

NFL: Tennessee Titans at Detroit Lions

It didn’t take long for the Detroit Lions to lose one of their key pieces in their first preseason game. Defensive end Kerry Hyder went down with a leg injury and never returned to action. After the game, head coach Jim Caldwell addressed the media to update them on Hyder’s condition, calling it a “significant achilles” injury. … Read more

Detroit Lions players react to their Madden 18 ratings

Playing the popular game Madden isn’t just for football fans. NFL players themselves enjoy it as well, and also take special notice of how they’re personally ranked within the game. This week, Madden 18 released their player ratings, and Lions cornerback Darius Slay took exception to how he was ranked. “I loved it, I loved it,” he said. … Read more

2017 Detroit Lions preseason schedule released

NFL: Preseason-Detroit Lions at Baltimore Ravens

The NFL released the preseason schedule for the Detroit Lions on Monday afternoon. To start the year off, head coach Jim Caldwell will face his former team, the Indianapolis Colts. Week 1 of the regular season ended well for the Lions last year against the Colts, maybe they can have similar results. Lions preseason slate:Week 1 at … Read more

Detroit Lions tender 3 exclusive rights free agents

NFL: Detroit Lions at Indianapolis Colts

On Wednesday, the Detroit Lions announced they have tendered the following exclusive rights free agents: DE Brandon Copeland, DE Kerry Hyder and WR TJ Jones. #Lions tender three exclusive rights free agents: — Detroit Lions (@Lions) March 8, 2017 From Detroit Lions Media Room: Copeland enters his third NFL season after appearing in all … Read more