Former Detroit Lions 1st Round pick arrested in Alabama

According to reports, former Detroit Lions defensive lineman Nick Fairley has been arrested in Alabama and charged with menacing. Embed from Getty Images From Nola.com: Former NFL defensive tackle Nick Fairley was booked into Mobile County Metro Jail on Friday afternoon after being charged with two counts of menacing. According to the Mobile County Sheriff’s … Read more

Replacing Teryl Austin will be no easy feat for Detroit

In just two short years Lions Defensive-Coordinator Teryl Austin has completely changed the culture surrounding Detroit’s defense. Before Austin arrived in the Motor City, the Lions had finished 15th or below in total defense 13 years in a row. In 2014, Detroit finished 3rd in points allowed and 2nd in yards allowed. While the Lions’ … Read more

DeAndre Levy opens up on hip injury: ‘Nearing return’

After four weeks of questions regarding linebacker DeAndre Levy‘s hip injury, he has finally released some details on the injury that has kept him out since Lions pre-season game against the Washington Redskins. After the Lions 26-16 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday afternoon, Levy told reporters that he injured his hip during the first padded practice … Read more

Top 5 defenses in the NFL heading into the 2015 season

[tps_header] In losing Ndamukong Suh, the Detroit Lions lost the most dominant defensive player in the NFL sans J.J. Watt. With a loss like that, one might think that the drop off in terms of team defense would be drastic, but that’s not necessarily the case. The Lions may not match the No. 2 overall … 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

Lots of new faces, plenty of potential on Lions’ defensive line

Just about anybody will say that the strength of the Detroit Lions last year was on the defensive line. This year, take away Ndamukong Suh (Miami Dolphins), Nick Fairley (St. Louis Rams), George Johnson (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), C.J. Mosley (Miami), and Andre Fluellen (Buffalo Bills). Add Haloti Ngata, Darryl Tapp, Tyrunn Walker, Larry Webster, Devin Taylor, and Jermelle Cudjo to the mix. What do you have? That is the question most … Read more