Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell gives worst-case scenario update on Romeo Okwara

Following Sunday’s loss to the Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell revealed that the injury to Romeo Okwara could be a serious one. Campbell told reporters after the game that Okwara has a potential Achilles injury and that it “doesn’t look good.” This would be the second player lost to an Achilles injury … Read more

Detroit Lions announce unfortunate news regarding OLB Romeo Okwara

UPDATE: Detroit Lions OLB Romeo Okwara has now been ruled OUT with a foot injury. There is already some speculation floating around that the injury could be serious. #Lions Injury Update: OLB Romeo Okwara (injury updated to Foot) has been downgraded to Out. — Detroit Lions PR (@LionsPR) October 3, 2021 ORIGINAL REPORT: When it … Read more

Detroit Lions GM Brad Holmes hints at why he did not use tag on WR Kenny Golladay

When Brad Holmes was hired to be the next general manager of the Detroit Lions, he had a plethora of important decisions to make, including deciding on whether or not Kenny Golladay would be part of the team’s future. Ultimately Holmes decided not to give Golladay a contract extension and not to use the franchise … Read more

Romeo Okwara alludes to ‘unfinished business’ after re-signing with Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions and Romeo Okwara came to an agreement on a contract extension worth $39 million over the next three years, keeping their waiver-wire pickup from 2018 in the Motor City under new head coach Dan Campbell. Shortly after the deal was made official, Okwara took to his social media account where he hinted … Read more

Franchise tag deadline winners and losers list includes 2 Detroit Lions

Tuesday was the NFL franchise tag deadline and the Detroit Lions surprised some by deciding not to use the tag on either WR Kenny Golladay or DE Romeo Okwara. Following the deadline, CBS Sports released a “Franchise Tag Deadline Winners and Losers” list and it just so happened to include a pair of Lions. Those … Read more

Report suggests Romeo Okwara will not be franchised by Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions defensive end Romeo Okwara is coming off a career season, and now, he’ll have the chance to cash in on the open market. Minutes ago, ESPN’s Ian Rapoport reported that the Lions will not be franchise tagging Okwara, meaning he’ll be a free-agent. The #Lions are not franchise tagging DE Romeo Okwara, source … Read more

Dan Campbell says he is “interested” in retaining Golladay, Okwara

The Detroit Lions have decisions to make apart from the monumental, franchise-altering move that’s expected shortly in the form of a Matthew Stafford trade. Wideout Kenny Golladay and defensive end Romeo Okwara are both set to become free-agents, and new head coach Dan Campbell is open to seeing them both on his roster next season. … Read more

With double digit sacks, Romeo Okwara has set himself up for big pay day

Detroit Lions defensive end Romeo Okwara has made several persuasive arguments as to why his wallet should get much heavier net season, and this afternoon has been no exception. With his 10th sack of the season, he’s now set himself in 5th place in franchise history: This season, @Lions DE @RomeoND45 produced at least 1 … Read more