Detroit Lions 2015 special teams preview

It’s out with the old and in with the older at the helm of the Detroit Lions special teams unit this season. Former special teams coordinator John Bonamego left the Lions to take the head coaching job at his alma mater Central Michigan University. Head coach Jim Caldwell then hired veteran special teams guru Joe … Read more

10 Most important things to watch for in Lions training camp

[tps_header] With training camp set to begin on August 3rd, the Detroit Lions are getting ready to make a run at a second consecutive playoff appearance. If that is going to happen, there are some key players on the team that absolutely must raise their game to a whole new level. Here is a list … 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

Detroit Lions: The Five Forgotten

[tps_header] What has always intrigued me about professional sports (and most forms of entertainment in that matter) is the rise and fall, surprises and letdowns, and hypes and busts of its athletes. One game a player is being lauded as the best thing since sliced bread and the next he’s nothing but an afterthought of … Read more

2014 DSN Detroit Lions Player Awards

As we patiently wait for what should be a great Super Bowl, it’s time to take a breath and look back at the season that was as I reveal the 2014 DSN Detroit Lions Postseason Player Awards.  Will you agree with who was chosen as the Offensive MVP? What about the Defensive Play of the Year? … Read more

Coach Caldwell Talks Matt Prater

“He’s one of the guys that you can look at, his track record has been very good, he’s been a pro bowler, been in big games, and kicked in adverse conditions. We’re happy to have him”   In today’s press conference, Coach Caldwell was asked many questions on Prater, on his vetting process, on how … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions sign K Matt Prater to 1-year deal

The Detroit Lions have reportedly found a solution to their kicking woes. According to ESPN, the Lions have signed former Denver Broncos K Matt Prater to a 1-year deal. League source: #Lions expecting to sign ex-Broncos PK Matt Prater over Jay Feely. Detroit kickers have made league-low 33 pct FG — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) October … Read more