Detroit Lions 2016 mid-season position grades

Just like that, the NFL regular season is already half-way over. After a 1-3 start, the Detroit Lions were able to turn it around in the second quarter of the season by putting together a three-game win streak. Last week’s loss delivered from the Houston Texans is still fresh on the mind, but it doesn’t mean the season … Read more

Detroit Lions 2016 first-quarter position grades

It is hard to believe, but the NFL regular season is already a quarter of the way done. After four games, you have a decent sample size of who your team truly is and can gauge the trajectory of success. The Detroit Lions are 1-3 and sit dead last in the NFC North. Based off … Read more

Detroit Lions final 53-man roster prediction

The Detroit Lions completed the preseason in dominant fashion against the Buffalo Bills. With most starters having the night off, it was a great opportunity for the back-ups to show their stuff. Some made a bigger impression than others. Here is our best guess on how the Lions final 53-man roster will shake out.

Detroit Lions: Observations from Preseason Week 4

It’s the final week of preseason and the last opportunity for bubble players to make their mark. With the 53-roster set to be finalized Saturday afternoon, the Detroit Lions brass probably already has a good idea of who they plan on keeping and releasing. A real special game from an individual could do just enough … Read more

Detroit Lions: Observations from Preseason Week 3

The third preseason game is supposed to be the dress rehearsal for the regular season, but the Detroit Lions looked as if they were unaware. After eight first-half penalties, the Lions entered the second half down 20-6. Their three personal fouls were reminiscent of the Jim Schwartz era. Not only was the offense kept out of … Read more

Meet some of the Detroit Lions’ newest players

Every season it seems as though all 32 NFL teams have at least a few fresh faces on their roster. For the Detroit Lions, the upcoming 2016 campaign provides plenty of new faces on their respective roster. Ranging from both the offensive and defensive side of the football, the new additions the Lions have can … Read more

Detroit Lions sign free agent DE Quanterus Smith

With training camp approaching, the Detroit Lions have decided to add some depth to their defensive line with the signing of free agent defensive end Quanterus Smith on Wednesday. Lions have signed DE Quanterus Smith, a former 5th RD pick by Denver. Detroit needed more competition at DE. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) July 20, … Read more

Lions Brandon Copeland looking to contribute at DE

With the return of burgeoning superstar Ziggy Ansah and the ever-so-promising Devin Taylor, the Detroit Lions look to be in good shape on the front end of the DE depth chart. Behind the two incumbents is a different story. Detroit added free agent pass specialist Wallace Gilberry and drafted Anthony Zettel in the sixth round of this … Read more

2016 Detroit Lions: Better or worse by position

The goal for every team each offseason is to improve. It is no different for GM Bob Quinn and the Detroit Lions. After not “winning” the free-agency period or having the “sexy” draft, there has been plenty of doubt surrounding the Lions increment of improvement relative to other teams. Quinn has built his team through … Read more

Detroit Lions sign DE Wallace Gilberry

According to multiple reports, the Detroit Lions have signed defensive end Wallace Gilberry. Defensive end Wallace Gilberry is the newest member of the #Lions, per his representatives @_SportsTrust. — Rand Getlin (@RandGetlin) April 4, 2016 Ex-Bucs DE Wallace Gilberry to the Lions … — Greg Auman (@gregauman) April 4, 2016 Gilberry, 31, is going … Read more