Matthew and Kelly Stafford present former Lions owner Martha Ford with thank-you gift [Photo]

Though it cannot become official until the new NFL league year begins, we all know that the Detroit Lions have agreed to trade Matthew Stafford to the Los Angeles Rams for Jared Goff and a trio of draft picks. Matthew and his wife Kelly have made it very clear both in actions and in words … Read more

Former Lions owner Martha Ford holds Matthew Stafford’s newest baby

UPDATE:  Welp, according to an update from Kelly Stafford, the photo shown below was actually taken 3 years ago, which obviously means it does not feature the Stafford’s newest daughter, Tyler. That being said, it is still the cutest thing you will see today! ORIGINAL POST: In case you missed it, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew … Read more

Detroit Lions team president Rod Wood says team ownership are ‘fans first’

How many times have you heard it over the years? “The Ford family does not care about winning and they do not care about Detroit Lions fans!” Personally, I have heard this over and over again during my lifetime and though I do not believe Lions ownership has done a good job of running their … Read more

Sheila Ford Hamp speaks to media for first time since being named owner of Detroit Lions

Martha Ford has officially stepped down as principal owner of the Detroit Lions and she is her daughter Sheila Ford Hamp is now calling the shots. On Tuesday afternoon, Ford Hamp, along with Lions team president Rod Wood, spoke to the media for the first time since the news broke. Here are some of the … Read more

How to listen to Detroit Lions live conference call with new Owner Sheila Ford Hamp

The Detroit Lions have a new owner and her name is Sheila Ford Hamp. On Tuesday, the Lions announced that Martha Ford was stepping down as owner and that Ford Hamp was taking the reigns as principal owner. Ford Hamp and Lions Team President Rod Wood are scheduled to hold a conference call at 3:00 … Read more

Flashback: Detroit Lions new owner Sheila Ford Hamp publishes open letter to the fans (2019)

Originally Published on 12-18-19 On Tuesday, news broke that Detroit Lions ownership has made the decision to retain both Matt Patricia and Bob Quinn for the 2020 season, despite leading the team to a 9-20-1 record over the past two seasons. A day later, an open letter from Martha Ford, Sheila Ford Hamp, and Rod … Read more

What Detroit Lions new ownership means for Bob Quinn, Matt Patricia

As you have almost certainly heard by now, Martha Ford has stepped down as principal owner of the Detroit Lions, and her daughter, Sheila Ford Hamp, is taking the reigns. Ever since the Lions made the announcement on Twitter, I have seen plenty of reactions from the fans. Some fans are thrilled that Martha is … Read more

Detroit Lions fans react to Martha Ford stepping down as owner

The Detroit Lions have a new owner and her name is Sheila Ford Hamp. She takes over as the Lions announced on Tuesday that Martha Ford is stepping down as principal owner, effective immediately. Following the news, Lions fans took to social media to give their initial reaction to Martha stepping down and Sheila taking … Read more

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell releases statement on Detroit Lions

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Within the past hour, the Detroit Lions made the announcement that Martha Ford is stepping down as principal owner of the team and that her daughter, Sheila Ford Hamp, is taking over. Just moments ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell released the following statement regarding the situation. “Martha Ford has led the Lions with skill and … Read more

97.1 The Ticket’s Mike Sullivan posts hilarious tweet following Detroit Lions big announcement

Martha Firestone Ford has stepped down as principal owner of the Detroit Lions but that does not mean the team is changing hands as her daughter Sheila Ford Hamp is taking owner. Following the announcement, it did not take long for 97.1 The Ticket’s program director Mike Sullivan to troll Hamp Ford and the Lions. Sullivan … Read more

Detroit Lions new owner Sheila Ford Hamp releases statement

On Tuesday morning, the Detroit Lions dropped a tweet saying Martha Firestone Ford is stepping down as principal owner of the team and that her daughter, Sheila Ford Hamp, is taking over. Just moments ago, Sheila Ford Hamp released a statement praising her mother for her inspiration and leadership to the family and to the … Read more

Martha Ford releases statement after stepping down as owner of Detroit Lions

On Tuesday morning, the Detroit Lions released a statement saying Martha Firestone Ford is stepping down as principal owner of the team and Sheila Hamp Ford will be assuming the role as owner. Martha released the following statement saying it has been a “great honor to be associated with the Lions and the National Football … Read more

Martha Firestone Ford to step down as owner of Detroit Lions

According to the Detroit Lions, Martha Firestone Ford is stepping down as principal owner of the team. Sheila Ford Hamp will succeed her mother as principal owner and chairman. The Lions released the following statement just moments ago. Martha Firestone Ford to step down as principal owner of Detroit Lions Sheila Ford Hamp to succeed … Read more