5 Detroit Lions veterans who could be cut

  [tps_header] As Matt Patricia noted recently, the Detroit Lions are in the “dog days” of training camp. That being said, these are the days where jobs are won and lost on NFL rosters and that is no different for the Lions. Each year, there are players who are 100% locks to make a roster … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions place DE Trey Flowers on PUP list

According to the Detroit Lions, they have placed defensive end Trey Flowers and linebacker Steve Longa on the Active/PUP list. The @Lions today announced the following transactions: Activated from Active/NFI:– J. Atkins– A. Bryant– P. Johnson– R. Pope Activated from Active/PUP:– C. Lacy Placed on Active/PUP:– T. Flowers– S. Longa Signed as a free agent:– … Read more

BREAKING: Detroit Lions’ LB becomes United States’ Citizen

According to reports, Detroit Lions‘ linebacker Steve Longa is officially a United States’ Citizen! Super proud to welcome the United States’ newest Citizen!!! Congratulations to friend and client, Steve Longa. @DetroitLions #YoungMoneyAPAA 🇺🇸 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸 pic.twitter.com/j0j9yi1Yln — Sports Agent – NFL (@wesley_spencer) April 18, 2019 Longa was originally signed by the Lions in 2016. In 16 … Read more

LOOK: Lions release initial Week 5 injury report

The Detroit Lions are fresh off a Week 4 victory over their NFC rival from Minnesota. Sitting at 3-1, they’re now preparing to take on the Carolina Panthers (also 3-1) in Week 5 from Ford Field. A few key players were listed as non-participants in the first two days of practice. Rookie wide receiver Kenny … Read more

MUST SEE: Detroit Lions Week 4 game ball presentation will bring tears to your eyes

On Friday, news broke that the father of Detroit Lions linebacker Steve Longa had been killed by an SUV while trying to cross the street. It was thought that Longa would likely miss Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings to return home to his family, but that was not the case and he suited up and … Read more

BREAKING: Father of Detroit Lions linebacker Steve Longa dies after being struck by SUV

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When the Detroit Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings, they could be without one of their defensive players. According to a report from LehighValleyLive.com, Etienne Longa, the father of Lions linebacker Steve Longa, was struck and killed by an SUV on Thursday morning while he was trying to walk across the road in … Read more

Detroit Lions sign nine players to futures contracts

The Detroit Lions announced on Monday that they have signed nine players to the Reserve/Future List. Eight of the nine players were already on Detroit’s practice squad, and they include TE Kennard Backman, RB Mike James, TE Khari Lee, LB Steve Long , OL Matt Rotheram, OL Brandon Thomas, WR Andrew Turzilli and DB Charles Washington. Receiver Jared Abbrederis was also signed. He … Read more

Abundance of injuries at linebacker putting Lions in tough spot

It’s been one injury after another for the Lions lately, especially at the linebacker position. After numerous players went down in Sunday’s 16-15 loss to the Tennessee Titans, the Lions are considering their options leading up to this weekend’s game against the Green Bay Packers. As it stands right now, the only two healthy linebackers on the roster are Tahir … Read more