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

Dan Campbell comments on Detroit Lions OT Penei Sewell missing rookie minicamp with COVID

As you have likely heard by now, OT Penei Sewell tested positive for COVID-19, which caused him to miss his first rookie minicamp with the Detroit Lions. On Sunday, Lions head coach Dan Campbell met with the media and he was asked if Sewell missing camp was a setback. Campbell made it very clear that … Read more

Behind the scenes of Penei Sewell’s arrival in Detroit [VIDEO]

The Detroit Lions selected Oregon’s Penei Sewell with the 7th overall draft selection in the 2021 NFL Draft. He heads to 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 he’s touched down in the Motor City, and … Read more

Detroit Lions received trade down offers while on the clock

On Thursday night, the Detroit Lions used the No. 7 overall pick to select OT Penei Sewell out of Oregon. Following the pick, television networks showed the Lions draft room and it was pretty obvious that GM Brad Holmes and the others in the room were extremely excited about the pick. Sewell was clearly the … Read more