5 Detroit Lions make NFC North All-Decade Team

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The 2010s were not a great decade for the Detroit Lions as they once again failed to win a division championship. That being said, they did have some great players on their team over that time and five of them are being recognized for their efforts. On Wednesday, ESPN released their NFC North All-Decade team … Read more

Sam Martin is no longer the Detroit Lions punter as he finds a new home

As many have been saying, it seemed like just a matter of time before we found out that the Detroit Lions were officially moving on from punter, Sam Martin. Well, that move has reportedly before official as Martin has agreed to a 3-year, $7.05 million deal with the Denver Broncos. Punters are free agents too, … Read more

12 Detroit Lions not expected to return for 2020 season

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At Monday at noon, NFL teams “are permitted to contact, and enter into contract negotiations with, the certified agents of players who will become Unrestricted Free Agents upon the expiration of their 2019 player contracts at 4:00 p.m., New York time, on March 18.” Embed from Getty Images Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press … Read more

3 Detroit Lions free agents who will re-sign and 3 who will be sent packing

The NFL offseason is nearly upon us and for the Detroit Lions (and every other team in the league) there will be some extremely important decisions that have to be made when it comes to free agency. Embed from Getty Images For the Lions, there are 17 players set to become unrestricted free agents when … Read more

Detroit Lions sign free agent LB Anthony Pittman, release P Matt Wile from practice squad

According to the Detroit Lions, they have signed free agent LB Anthony Pittman to the practice squad and have released P Matt Wile from the practice squad. The #Lions have signed LB Anthony Pittman to the practice squad and released P Matt Wile from the practice squad. #OnePride pic.twitter.com/owFZUVM2aB — Detroit Lions (@Lions) November 9, … Read more

Detroit Lions’ P Sam Martin and girlfriend Nastia Liukin swap roles for Halloween costumes [Photo]

Halloween is tomorrow which means it is time to start keeping our eyes open for some of the best costumes worn by Detroit athletes. The first one we stumbled across this Halloween is hilarious, yet disturbing at the same time. Take a look as Detroit Lions punter Sam Martin and his girlfriend Nastia Liukin (Olympic … Read more

4 Detroit Lions who could be released before Wednesday

On Friday, the Detroit Lions announced they were releasing guard T.J. Lang, freeing up roughly $9 million in cap space. Two days later, news broke that the Lions are also releasing cornerback Nevin Lawson, which gives them another  $4 million plus off the books as they head into free agency. Embed from Getty Images With … Read more

UPDATED: Detroit Lions punter Sam Martin leaves Soldier Field in ambulance

On Sunday, the Detroit Lions were dominated by the Chicago Bears to the tune of 34-22. As if the loss itself was not enough, there are multiple reports saying that Lions’ punter Sam Martin has left Soldier Field in an ambulance. Sam Martin leaves Soldier Field in an ambulance, conscious and walking under his own … Read more

Sam Martin on the chopping block? Detroit Lions kick tires on two punters

Just about anything that could go wrong did go wrong when the Detroit Lions hosted the New York Jets on Monday Night Football. The offense stunk, the defense was garbage, and even the special teams unit left much to be desired. On Wednesday, the Lions worked out two punters, Ryan Santoso, who was with the … Read more

MYSTERY SOLVED: Cause of Detroit Lions P Sam Martin’s injury finally revealed

Sam Martin may be a punter but not many would question the overall value he has had to the Detroit Lions since being drafted by the team in 2013. Unfortunately, Martin missed all of training camp and the Lions were forced to place him on the reserve/non-football injury list with an injured ankle, where he … Read more