Detroit Lions rookie Penei Sewell working on moving to right tackle

Detroit Lions rookie Penei Sewell, Detroit’s 1st round pick out of Oregon in the 2021 Draft, has filled in for the injured Taylor Decker at left tackle and has performed well so far in his young NFL career. However, it sounds as though he’s getting ready to move to right tackle. “To be honest, I … Read more

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell says he expects more from Penei Sewell

The Detroit Lions dropped a heartbreaker yesterday at Ford Field against the Baltimore Ravens, and while there remains several areas of the overall team performance that need improvement, one particular player stood out. Rookie Penei Sewell, who was one of Detroit’s lowest-graded offensive lineman during yesterday’s loss, was called out by head coach Dan Campbell … Read more

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell says additions ‘are coming’ following Jeff Okudah injury

Things didn’t get off to the ideal start for the Detroit Lions in their 2021 campaign, though there were signs of encouragement near the end of yesterday’s setback against the San Francisco 49ers at Ford Field. However, one piece of bad news that’s been confirmed is that cornerback Jeff Okudah‘s season is over thanks to … Read more

Penei Sewell may have just revealed Detroit Lions plan to replace Taylor Decker

Unfortunately, it sounds like the Detroit Lions will be without LT Taylor Decker this coming Sunday as he is dealing with an injured hand that may require surgery. So, how will the Lions elect to replace Decker? Well, according to rookie OT Penei Sewell, who has been playing RT throughout training camp, he has been … Read more

Dan Campbell gives 3 options for how Detroit Lions may replace LT Taylor Decker

While speaking to reporters on Friday, Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell all but ruled out LT Taylor Decker (hand) for this Sunday’s game vs. the San Francisco 49ers. In fact, Campbell said it looking like Decker will require surgery and that he could miss multiple weeks of action. So, with Decker likely out, who … Read more

NFL writer lists Penei Sewell as potential first-time Pro Bowler

The Detroit Lions selected Oregon OL Penei Sewell with the No. 7 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. Sewell arrives in Detroit already highly acclaimed, having earned the honors of Freshman All-American, Unanimous All-American, and winning the 2019 Outland Trophy award as the best FBS lineman. And according to one noted NFL analyst, Sewell … Read more

Detroit Lions’ Penei Sewell discusses position change and number selection

The Detroit Lions selected Oregon OL Penei Sewell with the 7th overall selection of the 2021 NFL Draft last month. He arrives in Detroit already highly acclaimed, having earned the honors of Freshman All-American, Unanimous All-American, and winning the 2019 Outland trophy award as the best FBS lineman. However, he’ll be undergoing a positional change … Read more

Dan Campbell ‘pauses and sighs’ before answering question about rookie OT Penei Sewell [Video]

On Thursday, prior to Day 2 of OTAs, Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell spoke to the media, and not surprisingly, he was asked about how rookie OT Penei Sewell has looked in the early going. Campbell, who has almost exclusively said great things when asked about any player on the roster, paused and then … Read more

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes explains why he didn’t trade back in 2021 NFL Draft

Detroit Lions general manager has completed his first NFL Draft since officially succeeding Bob Quinn on the job. And you can bet that he’s feeling good about what he and the team were able to do, which has earned praise from NFL analysts. With the 7th overall selection, the Lions took Oregon offensive tackle Penei … Read more