49ers coach Kyle Shanahan frustrated that Rams beat them out for Matthew Stafford

The Detroit Lions and Los Angeles Rams pulled off a major trade in late January, sending veteran quarterback Matthew Stafford to Hollywood in exchange for Jared Goff and a bevy of draft capital. Stafford is now preparing for his first season outside of the Motor City on the west coast – but could he have … Read more

Lions prepare for Packers’ new offense

Sep 25, 2016; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers linebacker Julius Peppers (56) rushes around Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford (75) during the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Green Bay won 34-27. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Embed from Getty Images Firing head coach Mike McCarthy last season and replacing him with 39-year-old Matt LaFleur seems to be the Green Bay Packers’ weapon for success this season. That could be due in part to the fact that LaFleur is an understudy to coaches like Kyle Shanahan and Sean McVay, two of the game’s sharpest minds when it comes to offense. Kyle … Read more

Teryl Austin Likely to Return as Lions DC: Big win for Detroit

It looks like the Detroit Lions are 1-0, so far this off season. Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin turned an underwhelming defense into a dominant one. Thus, as in similar cases, the NFL head coaching carousal came calling. After drawing interest from four teams (the Bears, Bills, Broncos and 49er’s) who all chose to … Read more