WHOA! Wife of former player calls out Detroit Lions regarding handling of injuries

NFL: Washington Redskins at Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions have had a few black eyes over the years when it comes to injuries and announcements of those injuries. DeAndre Levy came under fire with the whole “will he, won’t he” in 2016, only to find out later he was dealing with a torn meniscus. Embed from Getty Images And while Jim … Read more

5 Players the Detroit Lions MUST re-sign

The Detroit Lions have several players who are pending free agents this offseason. Bob Quinn will have some important choices to make as to who he should keep and who he should let walk. There are five players in particular that Quinn and the Lions must re-sign for 2017.

Predicting Bob Quinn’s free agency big board

  [tps_header] With the recent moves that general manager Bob Quinn has made (cutting Joique Bell, Stephen Tulloch, James Ihedigbo and C.J. Wilson), plus the announcement Calvin Johnson‘s retirement, the Lions seem to be in a pretty decent spot as far as the salary cap is concerned. Right now, the team has approximately $41.1 million in space to use on the … Read more

Kiper: Lions could find an answer at right tackle on Day 2 of the NFL draft

It’s been beaten into the heads of Detroit Lions fans all off-season. The team must strongly address the offensive line in free agency and/or the NFL draft. A primary position of concern happens to be at right tackle. The Lions thought they had a solution in LaAdrian Waddle but that plan exploded in their faces. … Read more

Detroit Lions sign OT Lamar Holmes

In the initial step of an attempt to resurrect the offensive line, the Lions have signed offensive tackle Lamar Holmes. The #Lions have signed former Atlanta Falcons offensive tackle Lamar Holmes. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) February 12, 2016 After letting opponents pass rushes through the line at an alarming rate last season, overhauling the o-line is … Read more

Ex-Lion LaAdrian Waddle claimed by Patriots

Talk about a roller coaster week for ex-Detroit Lions offensive lineman LaAdrian Waddle. On Tuesday, he was released by the 4-9 Lions and then on Wednesday he was claimed off waivers by the 11-2 New England Patriots. Waddle, who was originally signed by the Lions as an undrafted free agent in 2013, only made six … Read more

Lions make numerous roster moves

After spells of injuries and ineffectiveness, the Lions cut offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle today. In a corresponding move, the team claimed center Gabe Ikard off waivers from the Cleveland Browns. #Lions waive LaAdrian Waddle, claim center Gabe Ikard. Team still likely to add a TE before Monday's game with New Orleans. — Justin Rogers (@Justin_Rogers) December 15, 2015 … Read more

Lions announce inactive players vs. Broncos

The Lions have announced their inactive players for tonight’s Sunday Night Football tilt against the Denver Broncos. INACTIVE: WR Corey Fuller  DE Phillip Hunt  TE Brandon Pettigrew LB DeAndre Levy C Taylor Boggs T Corey Robinson DT Jermelle Cudjo For the first time this season, right tackle LaAdrian Waddle, wide receiver T.J. Jones, and defensive tackle Caraun Reid will all be … Read more

Lions activate Jason Jones and LaAdrian Waddle, sign two others

Before Sunday afternoon’s practice, both Jason Jones and LaAdrian Waddle were activated from the PUP list, and are cleared to being practicing with their teammates. Waddle had been rehabbing from a partially torn ACL, and Jones has been recovering from a minor knee operation he had early in the off-season. Waddle started in 18 games in the … Read more

Lions unsure on Joique Bell’s health

Two days after placing Joique Bell, Jason Jones, and LaAdrian Waddle on the PUP list, Jim Caldwell announced that the Lions have no timetable for Bell’s return. Bell was placed on the PUP list as he continues rehabbing from knee and Achilles surgeries. Bell ran for a team leading 860 yards last season, and the Lions are expecting him … Read more

Gosder Cherilus to visit Lions on Thursday

Right tackle LaAdrian Waddle has been placed on the physically unable to perform list, so the Lions are turning to a familiar face for help on the offensive line. Gosder Cherilus will be in Detroit on Thursday to work out for the team and meet with coaches. The first round pick of the Lions in 2008, Cherilus would … Read more

Lions announce 3 players to PUP list

After a fair amount of uncertainty as to who would be put on the physically unable to perform list, we now know the answers. Joique Bell, Jason Jones, and LaAdrian Waddle have all been placed on the PUP list. Bell, who had operations on his knee and Achilles tendon this offseason, and missed all organized team workouts in … Read more

Detroit Lions Training Camp: Position battles and predictions

  [tps_header] Training camp is officially upon us. This is when dreams will be destroyed. The door will be opened, and some are thanked for their hard work during the off-season. Today, we will cover all of the position battles that will take place at camp for the Detroit Lions. To make things a bit … Read more

10 questions the Detroit Lions must answer going into 2015

  [tps_header] This is the NFL. Every single team in the league has question marks as they prepare for the upcoming season. Heck, even the New England Patriots have to figure out what they are going to do about the Tom Brady suspension. That being said, the Detroit Lions are no different, they too have … Read more

Lions’ OT LaAdrian Waddle progressing in rehab, might play in opener

Detroit Lions offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle, who tore his ACL in Week 15 last season, says he is ahead of schedule while rehabbing his right knee. He even went so far as to say that he might be able to play in the season opener on September 13. “I think there’s a chance,” he told mlive.com. “It … Read more

Ranking the Detroit Lions offensive units

[tps_header] As the Detroit Lions head into the 2015 regular season, it’s the hope that the offense will hold up their end of the bargain, unlike last season. In 2014, the Lions offense struggled under offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi, who was in his first year with the team. Now that Matthew Stafford and the rest … Read more