Disturbing photos emerge showing Matthew Stafford in different NFL jerseys

If you have been following my work on Detroit Sports Nation over the years, you are well aware of the fact that I am a Matthew Stafford slappie. Sure, I get on him when he plays poorly but for the most part, I have always believed that he is part of the solution rather than … Read more

Former New England Patriots front office man Scott Pioli lands interview with Detroit Lions

Well, this news will likely ruffle some feathers. According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Detroit Lions will interview NFL Network and CBS Sports analyst Scott Pioli to be their next general manager. As noted by Schefter, Pioli is a multi-time NFL Executive of the Year. But what may upset some Lions fans … Read more

ESPN writer suggests Matt Patricia reunion with New England Patriots

The Detroit Lions finally pulled the trigger on a much-needed personnel change on Saturday afternoon, relieving head coach Matt Patricia and GM Bob Quinn of their duties. Embed from Getty Images Patricia arrived in Detroit in 2018 after several years of serving as defensive coordinator of the New England Patriots. Could a ruining potentially be … Read more

Could the Detroit Lions land the reigning DPOY Stephon Gilmore?

Could the Detroit Lions make a big splash and trade for the NFL’s reigning Defensive Player of the Year before the 2020 NFL trade deadline passes? Embed from Getty Images Well, according to a report from Albert Breer of Sports Illustrated, the New England Patriots could be looking to trade CB Stephon Gilmore. As noted … Read more

Denver Broncos vs. New England Patriots Week 5 matchup postponed/rescheduled following another positive COVID-19 test

On Sunday, the NFL announced that the Week 5 matchup between the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots has been postponed after another member of the Patriots organization has tested positive for COVID-19. Official announcement from the league. pic.twitter.com/NETyJO5QpB — Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) October 11, 2020 The game, which had already been moved from Sunday … Read more

NFL Defensive Player of the Year tests positive for COVID-19, Patriots practice halted

According to multiple reports, the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year Stephon Gilmore of the New England Patriots has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing Wednesday’s practice to be halted. #Patriots star CB Stephon Gilmore has tested positive for the coronavirus and the team isn't expected to practice today, per sources. — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) … Read more

Trey Flowers on leaving Patriots for Lions: “God don’t make no mistakes”

Don’t expect defensive end Trey Flowers to say that he regrets leaving the dynasty of the New England Patriots to sign with the Detroit Lions. Embed from Getty Images Flowers, who signed a five year, $90 million contract with Detroit in 2019, was reunited with former Patriots Danny Amendola and Matt Patricia. However, the winning … Read more

Official: NFL postpones Patriots vs. Chiefs after Chiefs QB also tests positive for COVID-19

On Saturday, news broke that New England Patriots QB Cam Newton has tested positive for COVID-19. There is also a report that Kansas City Chiefs QB Jordan Ta’amu has also tested positive for the virus. Now, according to Adam Schefter, the Patriots vs. Chiefs game, which was scheduled for Sunday, has been postponed and is … Read more

The NFL will postpone Week 4 matchup between New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs

Within the past hour, news broke that New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton has tested positive for COVID-19. Embed from Getty Images Following his positive test, the Patriots immediately called in all of their players and staff members to get tested and all of those tests came back negative. There is one problem. Just because … Read more

New England Patriots release statement regarding Cam Newton testing positive for COVID-19

The big news of the day (so far) is that New England Patriots QB Cam Newton has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19. Just moments ago, the Patriots released a statement confirming a player (Newton was not named) did test positive for the virus. Here is the official statement from the Patriots. Official statement from the … Read more

New England Patriots QB Cam Newton tests positive for COVID-19

There is some major news out of the National Football League this morning. Embed from Getty Images New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton has officially tested positive for COVID-19 and will not play against the Kansas City Chiefs tomorrow, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter: This comes shortly after the NFL announced that both the Titans and … Read more

Matt Patricia defends his 4th quarter coaching by talking about Super Bowl XLIX

The Detroit Lions had everything going right for them in Week 1 against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field. Then the 4th quarter started. The Lions watched their division rivals rattle off 21 straight points to complete a comeback victory by a 27-23 final score. With the loss, Matt Patricia has fallen to 0-3 in … Read more

How New England Patriots’ cut of CB Michael Jackson affects the Detroit Lions

The New England Patriots originally acquired CB Michael Jackson from the Detroit Lions in an August trade for an undisclosed 2022 Draft selection. And now, a new development will now be affecting the Lions Draft in 2022. Embed from Getty Images The Patriots have decided to include Jackson in their latest round of cuts as … Read more

Former Michigan State QB Brian Lewerke cut by Patriots

There was a point where former Michigan State quarterback Brian Lewerke was mentioned as a potential first-round pick. Well, those talks went away pretty quickly as Lewerke struggled in his final 2 seasons with the Spartans and ended up going undrafted in the 2020 NFL Draft. Now, after being signed by the New England Patriots … Read more

Updated: Detroit Lions trade CB Michael Jackson to New England Patriots

Earlier this morning, reports surfaced that the Detroit Lions had cut cornerback Michael Jackson. Well, just moments ago the Lions announced they have traded Jackson to the New England Patriots for an undisclosed 2022 draft pick. The Detroit Lions announced today that they have traded CB Michael Jackson to the New England Patriots in exchange … Read more