JUST IN: Cardinals list key player as surprise inactive vs. Lions

The Arizona Cardinals have released their inactives for Week 1 against the Detroit Lions and they have listed WR Michael Crabtree as OUT. Cardinals inactives today: WR Michael CrabtreeOL Lamont Gaillard (knee)DL Miles BrownOL Marcus Gilbert (knee)OL Brett TothTE Darrell DanielsDL Michael Dogbe — Bob McManaman (@azbobbymac) September 8, 2019 This move comes as a … Read more

3 Free agent wide receivers the Detroit Lions should consider signing

[tps_header] 3 Free agent wide receivers the Detroit Lions should consider signing   [/tps_header] On Thursday, the Detroit Lions opened up their 2019 preseason schedule with a 31-3 loss to the New England Patriots. During the game, Lions wide receiver Jermaine Kearse was forced to leave the game with what will almost certainly be a … Read more

The Lions MUST make a call to this free agent wide receiver

Who has Michael Crabtree on speed dial? The free agent wide receiver must be contacted and taken to the Detroit Lions Allen Park facility immediately. The Lions were thin at the receiver position before free agent signee Jermaine Kearse went down in the first quarter of the Lions preseason opener with a gruesome injury which … Read more

Richard Sherman names two Detroit Lions’ players in latest “Players Tribune” piece

Richard Sherman, aka the mouth of the… well he’s not in the south so that doesn’t work, how about Best of the West? He’s definitely up there when it comes to cornerbacks. Anyway, love him or hate him, he’s got a big mouth and he usually backs it up on the field. But he also … Read more

NFL Daily Fantasy Football: DraftKings Week 1 Outlook

The greatest time of year is nearly upon us. Season long fantasy football drafts are now gearing up and DraftKings has posted salaries for Week 1 of the NFL season. I will be covering NFL DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports) for Detroit Sports Nation all season including giving my OPTIMAL LINEUP each Saturday for the Sunday … Read more

Lions TE Eric Ebron living up to his first-round grade

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. The Detroit Lions selected tight end Eric Ebron 10th overall in the 2014 NFL … Read more

Top 5 Wide Receiver Trios in the NFL

Plenty of NFL teams have a great 1-2 punch at the wide receiver position. Teams like the New York Jets (Brandon Marshall & Erik Decker), the Jacksonville Jaguars (Allen Robinson & Allen Hurns), the Miami Dolphins (DeVante Parker and Jarvis Landry) and the Oakland Raiders (Amari Cooper & Michael Crabtree) come to mind. Then, there … Read more

Top 10 wide receivers in the 2016 NFL Draft

[tps_header] With the long-term future of Calvin Johnson in serious doubt, the Detroit Lions will need to find a replacement sooner than later. Even if Johnson returns, the Lions could still groom a solid third option in the meantime. Luckily, the college level has been pumping out dynamic receivers as of late. Rookie wideouts have … Read more

Game Preview: Oakland Raiders (4-5) @ Detroit Lions (2-7)

Oakland Raiders @ Detroit Lions Kickoff: 1:00 pm  EST Where: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan Weather Forecast: Indoor Stadium TV: CBS      Announcers: Andrew Catalon, Steve Tasker, Steve Beuerlein Radio: 97.1 FM        Announcers: Dan Miller, Rob Rubick Line: Oakland by 1.5 Injury Report Detroit Lions Injury Status RB Zach Zenner Cracked ribs/collapsed lung Placed on season … Read more

Five remaining NFL free agents the Detroit Lions could use

This free agent season has been a rather quiet one for our Detroit Lions.

Besides the presumable “move of the off-season” to acquire perennial Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata from the Baltimore Ravens, the Lions front office has had a small-time presence in big-name player acquisition this off-season.

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