BREAKING: Lions cut two veteran players

As the Lions move closer and closer to the regular season, and the hope of returning to the playoffs, the roster continues to take shape. Today the Lions cut two veteran players from their roster. Adam Schefter tweeted the news,  “Lions released Wide receiver Keshawn Martin and Tight end Tim Wright.”  Martin saw limited action in … Read more

An update on the Lions’ salary cap situation following the wave of FA signings

NFL: Combine

Coming into this offseason, there were very clear expectations and ideas for what general manager Bob Quinn needed to do in order to improve the team. With each team allotted a salary cap of $167 million, there was plenty of room to make a couple of moves in free agency in order to shore up some … Read more

Detroit Lions Free Agent Profile: Keshawn Martin

NFL: Preaseason-New England Patriots at New York Giants

The Detroit Lions featured two homecoming stories during free agency. The acquisition of guard T.J. Lang got some of the highest praise around the league, but the signing of hometown wide receiver Keshawn Martin could turn out to be a steal as well. The former Michigan State Spartan signed a one-year contract this past week … Read more

JUST IN: Lions sign former Michigan State WR Keshawn Martin

The Detroit Lions have made another move in free-agency, signing former Michigan State Spartans WR Keshawn Martin. #Lions sign free agent WR Keshawn Martin: https://t.co/FjPUOgegQ5 pic.twitter.com/KxPab0ejli — Detroit Lions (@Lions) March 11, 2017 The Inkster, MI native played football at Michigan State from 2008 to 2011 before being drafted by the Houston Texans in the … Read more