Detroit Lions finalize 53-man roster

General manager Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions have determined their final roster today. With the deadline coming and going, below are the following players who didn’t make the cut: Per Detroitlions.com: PLAYERS WAIVED: WR Jace Billingsley, CB Alex Carter, WR Quinshad Davis, LB Jayson DiManche, TE Adam Fuehne, LB Zaviar Gooden, LB Khaseem Greene, C Gabe … Read more

Predicting Bob Quinn’s free agency big board

Hutchinson, The Terror of Motown

  [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

Detroit Lions 2015 End of Season Report Card 

The Detroit Lions’ 2015 season was a tough one to grade as a whole. For one half of the season, the Lions looked like the worst team in the league. The second half, they looked like the playoff team many thought they could be. Ultimately, your final record indicates what type of team you are and … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 17 Injury Report: Travis Swanson listed as ‘Out’

When the Detroit Lions take the field against the Chicago Bears on Sunday they will be without their starting center, Travis Swanson. Swanson suffered a shoulder injury last week against the San Francisco 49ers and will not be able to give it a go. He is officially listed as ‘out.’ In addition, defensive end Jason … Read more

Detroit Lions Week 15 Injury Report

As the Lions prepare for their Monday Night Football tilt against the New Orleans Saints, there are five starters who are listed as “questionable,” but are all expected to play. Neither Eric Ebron nor Calvin Johnson practiced on Saturday. Ebron is getting over an illness, and Johnson is still recovering from a nagging ankle injury, but missing practice rarely … 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

INJURY REPORT: Detroit looking healthy, good to go vs. Rams

Every player on the injury report this week for the Detroit Lions is listed as questionable. Calvin Johnson did not practice Friday but is fully expected to play Sunday against the Rams. Also battling nagging injuries is defensive end, Ziggy Ansah. His status for the game does not appear to be in any jeopardy. The Lions are hoping … Read more

Offensive line finding its groove

Three straight wins- what has been the catalyst in the sudden turnaround? There are many factors that decide the outcome of a football game, but one position group has stood out above the rest in terms of improvement. The Detroit Lions’ offensive line has actually resembled an NFL caliber unit as of late, and it has … Read more

Lions claim offensive tackle off waivers from Chargers

According to reports, the Detroit Lions have claimed offensive tackle Michael Ola off waivers from the San Diego Chargers. From the NFL's transaction wire, the Lions claimed OT Michael Ola off waivers from the Chargers, waived OG Taylor Boggs — Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) October 20, 2015 Boggs release makes room for OT Michael Ola claimed … Read more