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

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

3 Free agent WRs the Detroit Lions MUST consider

Whether you like it or not, the Detroit Lions ARE NOT “good to go” when it comes to the wide receiver position. Embed from Getty Images Sure, they have Kenny Golladay, Marvin Jones Jr., and Danny Amendola, but if you believe that is a recipe for success, you are sorely mistaken. Golladay has the makings … 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