Shelia Ford Hamp, Rod Wood release statements after Detroit Lions hire Brad Holmes

Earlier today, news broke that the Detroit Lions would be hiring Brad Holmes to be their next GM. The Lions have since made the hire official and owner Sheila Ford Hamp and team president Rod Wood have released statements regarding their decision. Shelia Ford Hamp “On behalf of the entire Lions organization, I am thrilled … Read more

Brad Holmes flying to Detroit for second interview with Lions

The search for the next general manager of the Detroit Lions continues, and right now, it seems as though one candidate may have emerged as the front-runner. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Brad Holmes is traveling to Detroit to meet personally with the Lions. Holmes, who is the director of college scouting for the Los Angeles … Read more

Calvin Johnson says Detroit Lions GM Rod Wood just lied to the media and the fans

NFL: Oakland Raiders at Detroit Lions

The history between Calvin Johnson and the Detroit Lions is well-documented. Calvin retired early, the Lions made him pay back a substantial amount of money, Calvin is pissed, the two sides are on bad terms, Calvin said it will remain that way until the Lions pay him back, the Lions insist they want Calvin to … Read more

Rod Wood may have just given away Matthew Stafford’s future with Detroit Lions

Will Matthew Stafford be the quarterback for the Detroit Lions when the 2021 season begins? That is one of the biggest questions the Lions face this offseason as they decide on whether it is time to rebuild or if they want to build upon what they already have in place. On Tuesday, Lions team president … Read more

Taylor Decker has message for Detroit Lions team president Rod Wood and he intends to tell him

The Detroit Lions have quite a few huge decisions to make during the upcoming offseason including hiring a new general manager and head coach, who will reportedly then decide on the fate of quarterback, Matthew Stafford. Chris Spielman was recently hired to help advise Lions team president Rod Wood and owner Sheila Ford Hamp but … Read more

Darrell Bevell reveals Rod Wood involved in Lions roster conversations

Detroit Lions interim head coach Darrell Bevell met virtually with media members this afternoon following his first win since his promotion following the dismissal of head coach Matt Patricia, and revealed that team president Rod Wood is involved in player conversations. Embed from Getty Images “Well, I mean he’s definitely involved in the conversation, yes,” … Read more

Sheila Ford Hamp: Take your hands off your face and say something!

We have seen enough. Well, actually, I have been saying that for two years now but hey, some people take longer to catch on than others. On Thanksgiving, the Detroit Lions had an opportunity to make all of our days a little bit better by defeating an average (at best) Houston Texans team at Ford … Read more

Detroit Lions team president Rod Wood says team ownership are ‘fans first’

How many times have you heard it over the years? “The Ford family does not care about winning and they do not care about Detroit Lions fans!” Personally, I have heard this over and over again during my lifetime and though I do not believe Lions ownership has done a good job of running their … Read more

Detroit Lions team president Rod Wood releases statement in response to Gov. Whitmer’s executive order

On Thursday, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order which says professional sports are allowed to resume in the state. On Friday, Detroit Lions team president Rod Wood released the following statement in response to the executive order. Nation, do you think there will be fans in the stands for football at Ford Field … Read more

How to listen to Detroit Lions live conference call with new Owner Sheila Ford Hamp

The Detroit Lions have a new owner and her name is Sheila Ford Hamp. On Tuesday, the Lions announced that Martha Ford was stepping down as owner and that Ford Hamp was taking the reigns as principal owner. Ford Hamp and Lions Team President Rod Wood are scheduled to hold a conference call at 3:00 … Read more

Flashback: Detroit Lions new owner Sheila Ford Hamp publishes open letter to the fans (2019)

Originally Published on 12-18-19 On Tuesday, news broke that Detroit Lions ownership has made the decision to retain both Matt Patricia and Bob Quinn for the 2020 season, despite leading the team to a 9-20-1 record over the past two seasons. A day later, an open letter from Martha Ford, Sheila Ford Hamp, and Rod … Read more