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

Sam Martin may be a punter but not many would question the overall value he has had to the Detroit Lions since being drafted...

JUST IN: Detroit Lions Sunday Night Football inactive list revealed

Tonight the Detroit Lions take on the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday Night Football. Coming off of the bye week, the Lions should we well...

LOOK: Detroit Lions P Sam Martin fires back at the storytellers

When punter Sam Martin takes the field with his Detroit Lions teammates on Sunday night, it will be the first time he has done...

JUST IN: Lions activate punter Sam Martin

Prior to their Sunday Night Football showdown at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Detroit Lions will get a returning starter on special teams...

JUST IN: Key Detroit Lions starter to make season debut on...

The Detroit Lions have dropped two-straight games to fall to 3-3 on the season and there is no question about it that they need all...

JUST IN: Key Detroit Lions starter on track to return after...

The Detroit Lions are currently on their bye week and it could not have come at a better time. During Sunday's loss to the...

BREAKING: Detroit Lions sign new punter

The Detroit Lions have signed punter Jeff Locke to the roster. He will replace the recently injured Kasey Redfern. https://twitter.com/Bill_Shea19/status/907679563999846400 Redfern was injured during the Week 1 game against...

Lions lose key starter for Week One; cut running back

While the Detroit Lions were busy getting their 53-man roster complete to start the upcoming NFL season, Sam Martin, the fifth-year starting punter for...

Lions seek to begin working on contract extension with Ziggy Ansah

The Detroit Lions have brought in a lot of new blood this offseason that has the fan base excited for what is ahead. One...

Detroit Lions’ Sam Martin reveals Matt Prater’s max in-game FG range

If you have been following Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater, you realize that he has one of the strongest legs in NFL history. In...

5 Detroit Lions make ESPN’s All-NFC North Team

When all was said and done, the Detroit Lions finished the 2016 regular season with a 9-7 record, good enough for second place in...

DSN: 2016 Detroit Lions Player Awards

The Detroit Lions season is over and players have been notably absent from postseason awards lists, Pro Bowl ballots, and All-Pro selections. Despite a...

Ugliest NFL Pro Bowl jerseys of all-time unveiled [Photo]

On Tuesday night, the NFL Pro Bowls teams were announced and not one player from the Detroit Lions was selected to participate. Matthew Stafford,...

No Love: 1st Place Detroit Lions completely left off Pro Bowl...

The Detroit Lions are 9-5 and are sitting in first place in the NFC North. Matthew Stafford has been brought up time and time...

Evaluating all three phases of the Detroit Lions against the league

It's true. Our Detroit Lions are 8-4 after 13 weeks of the NFL season, and also hold a two game lead over both the Green Bay Packers and...

Detroit Lions News: Matt Prater named NFC Special Teams Player of...

Matt Prater has been clutch for the Lions - and he is getting the recognition he deserves. Last Sunday in the Lions win over the...

Sam Martin and Lions special teams unit having spectacular season

If there has been anything we can rely on week in and week out with the Lions, it's the fact that punter Sam Martin is...

Detroit Lions make multiple roster moves on Friday

The Detroit Lions may be in full preparation mode for this Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, but that did not stop GM Bob...

11 Detroit Lions who were Pokemon in their previous lives

It's that time of year where any football discussion is better than nothing--even when it involves comparing NFL players to fictional creatures. If you...

Lions personnel exec Brian Xanders interviews with Cleveland

Brian Xanders, a senior personnel executive for the Detroit Lions, interviewed with the Cleveland Browns regarding their unoccupied vice president of player personnel position. The meeting took...

Jim Caldwell remains Lions head coach, players react on Twitter

On Friday, the decision Detroit Lions fans and players have been waiting for was finally made as the team announced that Jim Caldwell would be...

Matthew Stafford, Darius Slay and Ziggy Ansah recall first time dunking

As a sports fan, we don't often have a chance to really get to know the professional athletes on our favorite teams. But thanks...

Darius Slay would like to be a part of Lions defense...

With all the trouble the Detroit Lions have had in recent drafts, it's safe to say that the 2013 crop has turned out to...

Detroit Lions Week 11 Injury Report

Fresh off a world-shocking victory at Lambeau Field against the Green Bay Packers, the Detroit Lions are going through final preparations to prepare for the Oakland Raiders,...

Detroit Lions special teams report card – Week 3

Lions special teams report card vs Denver Broncos Week 3 OVERALL: C+ The obvious miscue was Matt Prater having an extra point blocked. Punter Sam Martin boomed a...

Broncos/Lions first quarter report.

Broncos/Lions first quarter report: The Lions started the game with the ball at their own 20-yard line after an opening kickoff touchback. Matthew Stafford was sacked...

Lions special teams report card: Week 2

Lions special teams report card vs Minnesota Vikings, Week 2 OVERALL: B- For the second week in a row, the special teams units did nothing to...

Detroit Lions special teams report card, Week 1

Detroit Lions special teams report card vs San Diego Chargers, Week 1   OVERALL: A- TJ Jones was "named" the kickoff and punt returner earlier in the...

Detroit Lions: Week 1 Report Card

Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers is one that the Detroit Lions are going to want to get out of their heads as...

Detroit Lions 2015 preseason report card

There's something peculiarly funny about the NFL preseason. The consensus of American football fans hate it. The majority of NFL players and coaches either think...

Lions final preseason special teams report

Now that the preseason is over, it’s time to evaluate the Detroit Lions special teams play throughout the four contests. Overall, the special teams units...

Lions vs. Jaguars: Preseason special teams report

Rookie running back Ameer Abdullah was first-up for kick return duties as he lined up at the Lions goal line for the opening kickoff...

Lions vs Redskins preseason special teams report

Jeremy Ross’ death-grip on the number one spot on the depth chart at kickoff and punt returner is loosening by the day. It’s a...

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...

Lions special teams part II: Lance Moore getting reps

In my Lions preseason special teams preview, I surmised that Lance Moore could eventually get a look as an option at punt returner. That...

Lions Special Teams Part I: Kick return duties up for grabs

This season, I'll be covering the Detroit Lions special teams play throughout the season on Detroit Sports Nation. Here's my first installment of training...

Breaking down the new faces at Lions training camp

There are plenty of new faces who will be at Lions training camp this year. Some who will make the team, some who will...

Detroit Lions Training Camp: Position battles and predictions

  Training camp is officially upon us. This is when dreams will be destroyed. The door will be opened, and some are thanked for their...

Matthew Stafford and Kelly Hall tie the knot, give cool gifts...

Not that it's breaking news, but Matthew Stafford and Kelly Hall finally made it official and have gotten married. The couple was married on...

Do impressive recruiting rankings always translate to pro success?

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...

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