The 2015 NFL Draft is finally here! We are now just hours away from finding out who the Detroit Lions will select with the hope of improving their team. In this article, I will reveal what the perfect draft for the Lions would look like. Hopefully they are smart enough to listen. Don’t forget to follow the NFL draft on the Detroit Sports Nation Draft Tracker beginning at 8pm tonight!
Theo Riddick‘s number has not been called a lot since being drafted by the Detroit Lions in 2013, but he has made the most of the opportunities he’s been given. Lions head coach Jim Caldwell believes the young running back could force their hand in 2015.
The ghost of Ndamukong Suh will be haunting the Detroit Lions even though he is no longer part of the team. Thanks mainly to the multiple restructures of Suh’s contract, the Lions will lead the NFL in dead money this coming season.
The Detroit Lions have been quietly busy this off-season. Most notably, they have decided to continue their rebuilding success without the services of defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, who as of Sunday is reportedly going to sign with the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday when the new NFL season officially begins. They also decided to cut running back Reggie Bush after just two seasons with the team. Bush signed a 4-year deal before the 2013 season, and racked up a shade over 1,300 total yards in 25 games with Detroit over the last two seasons. Detroit cut him last month.
It is official, Reggie Bush has been released by the Detroit Lions. Though he was only a member of the team for two seasons, he provided the fans of Detroit with some great highlights. Here is a video that shows his greatest plays as member of the Lions.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter has reported the Detroit Lions have released running back Reggie Bush. Lions cut RB Reggie Bush, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 25, 2015 The 29-year-old Bush struggled through an injury-plagued 2014 season that saw him appear in just 11 games, rushing for 297 yards, down from 1,006 a year earlier. … Read more
Could the Detroit Lions have found their answer at running back without having to wait for the free agency period to begin? Maybe so. According to reports from the Daily Telegraph in Sydney, Australia, rugby superstar Jarryd Hanye is set to announce a futures deal with the Lions as early as this week. Hayne, who turned 27 … Read more
If the Detroit Lions plan on getting a deal done with Ndamukong Suh they are going to have to work some financial magic. Part of that magic may have to include the release of Stephen Tulloch and Reggie Bush. In order to free up the salary cap space needed to re-sign Suh, the Lions will … Read more
In order for the Detroit Lions to keep players such as Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley, they will have to make financial moves that may result in the loss of current players. According to Tim Twentyman of Detroitlions.com, one player whose future may be in jeopardy is veteran Reggie Bush. Mayhew said the team hasn't … Read more
A lot of the improvement an NFL team can make from season to season is usually created by key free agency adds during the offseason. Needless to say, the Detroit Lions front office have provided a couple of great off-seasons the past two years. Players such as Glover Quin and Golden Tate have provided big-play, Pro … Read more
With National Signing Day well underway, sports reporters, pundits, and fans alike are scouring the internet to see where the high school athletes with the highest recruiting rankings have declared to play football next year. There is no shortage of buzz about certain recruits with the most impressive stats and “star” rankings regarding which fight song … Read more
Being the most notorious player (and most fined) in the NFL comes with both its perks, and draw-backs. On one hand, everyone in the NFL keeps at least one eye on you in fear, and on the other hand – everyone in the NFL keeps at least an eye on you at all times in … Read more
It looks like the Detroit Lions will have running back Reggie Bush back in the lineup when they face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Reggie Bush has missed five full games this season and been limited in two others. Bush has practiced fully for Detroit on Wednesday and Thursday — the first time he has done that … Read more
Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush, who has missed three of the last five games because of an ankle injury, is officially listed as questionable for Sunday’s game at New England. Bush has practiced the last three days, but on a limited basis. Defensive lineman Jason Jones, who missed two days of practice while dealing with … Read more
Established in 1929, the Detroit Lions have had an interesting 85 year history since their conception. Having not won an NFL championship since 1957, the club is in the midst of a drought only topped by the Arizona Cardinals, and is the only NFC team never to have graced the Super Bowl pitch. With such … Read more