Caldwell: “Returner by committee, even into regular season”

Lions head coach Jim Caldwell stated in yesterday’s post-practice press conference what I’ve been speculating all pre-season: there is no clear-cut grasp by any player of kick or punt return duties. When asked if the Lions had sorted out the return man competition, Caldwell stated: “No. You probably won’t see a change in that. You’ll … Read more

PREVIEW: Detroit Lions vs New York Jets

Ah yes, football is back! There have been moments in this off-season that left us scratching our heads, jumping for joy, and counting down the minutes until the season begins. Now, it’s finally time to catch a peek at what is to come this season. The New York Jets will pay a visit to Detroit for the … Read more

Detroit Lions Training Camp: Position battles and predictions

  [tps_header] Training camp is officially upon us. This is when dreams will be destroyed. The door will be opened, and some are thanked for their hard work during the off-season. Today, we will cover all of the position battles that will take place at camp for the Detroit Lions. To make things a bit … Read more

Detroit Lions: The Five Forgotten

[tps_header] What has always intrigued me about professional sports (and most forms of entertainment in that matter) is the rise and fall, surprises and letdowns, and hypes and busts of its athletes. One game a player is being lauded as the best thing since sliced bread and the next he’s nothing but an afterthought of … Read more

Lions’ Ryan Broyles finally healthy, is now his time?

“The bad news for Detroit is that you don’t know how quickly he’s going to be available. I gave him a solid second-round grade before he tore his ACL late in the season at Oklahoma. He’s a quick, fast, tough-as-nails slot receiver who can provide value in the return game. But you don’t know when … Read more

Five Detroit Lions to keep an eye on in 2015

It’s May in the 365-day whirlwind that is the National Football League.National Football League. The major NFL free agency splurge has passed. The NFL draft has come and gone and undrafted free agents have signed contracts. Tom Brady is in deep cow manure and Odell Beckham Jr. was just announced the new cover boy of … Read more

The Lions of yesterday… today?

The Detroit Lions were a playoff team this past year on the strength of their solid defense led by recent free agent departure Ndamukong Suh. This offseason has started out very much the same as the last time the Lions made the playoffs in 2011. Both offseasons were billed as “Build for Sustainability” offseasons, meant … Read more