2016 DSN NFL Mock Draft: Pre-Combine Edition

As we get closer and closer to the 2016 NFL Scouting Combine, which will take place in Indianapolis on Feb. 26-29, the NFL Draft is starting to take shape and we at Detroit Sports Nation are going to give our best shot at predicting the first round selections. Without further ado here is the DSN … Read more

Lions may look for their own Kirk Cousins in draft

Mike Mayock of NFL Network talked on Tuesday about the upcoming 2016 NFL Draft, mentioning that Washington Redskins QB Kirk Cousins is the standing template for numerous teams hoping to hit a home run with a QB in the mid-rounds. One of those teams is the Detroit Lions. While the Lions have Matthew Stafford at the … Read more

REPORT: Lions hiring Denver Broncos assistant Brian Callahan as QB coach

According to a report from Fox Sports reporter Alex Marvez, the Detroit Lions are set to hire Denver Broncos assistant coach Brian Callahan as their quarterbacks coach. This move was expected by many people within the NFL as Callahan previously worked with the Lions current offensive coordinator Jim Bob Cooter in Denver in 2013. Both … Read more

Ticket prices going up for 2016 Detroit Lions

Despite another middle-of-the-pack season for the Detroit Lions, ticket prices for the 2016 will again be going up. Newly appointed team president Rod Wood sent an email to season ticket holders today, announcing a “modest” uptick in prices, while also boasting that the team’s ticket prices “rank in the bottom third of all NFL teams”. The price for season … Read more

Top 10 unexpected heroes in Super Bowl history

[tps_header] When thinking about the history of the Super Bowl, one can’t reminisce without thinking of names like Montana, Elway, Rice and now even Brady. But the big game has also been where lesser known players have had the biggest impact. With Super Bowl week upon us, here is my list of the top 10 unexpected … Read more

Kirk Cousins sends ‘You like that’ t-shirts to MSU players

Former Michigan State and current Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has quickly become quite popular amongst NFL fans because of a hilarious tirade following a comeback win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Following a win over the Buccaneers on October 25th, Cousins ran into the locker room shouting “You like that” to anyone who would … Read more

Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins pulls off bonehead play of year [Video]

Former Michigan State Spartan and current Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has officially thrown his hat into the ring for the ‘bonehead’ play of the season in the NFL. With six seconds remaining in the first half of Saturday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles, the Redskins are in field goal position and all that Cousins … Read more

Odell Beckham Jr. does it again! This one may be even better! [Video]

It has been well documented that New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has some of the best hands in the NFL. In fact, if you do not remember his one-handed grab from a season ago, then you probably have been living in a cave. Well, on Sunday against the Washington Redskins, Beckham Jr. made what … Read more

Fantasy Football: Top 5 Add/Drops after Week 7

After seven weeks, don’t be surprised if some owners decide to just give up on their team. Teams sitting at 0-7 or 1-6 are without hope and an inactive owner may soon follow. For those of you who are still alive and well, that’s good news for you because it will start to become easier … Read more

Fantasy Football: Top 5 Add/Drops after Week 6

  [tps_header] Once we hit Week 5 of the NFL season, the waiver wire was getting fairly thin. There were a few players who were still available on the waiver wire as of last week who made impacts in Week 5, such as Cleveland Browns TE Gary Barnidge and Jacksonville Jaguars WR Allen Hurns, but … Read more

DeAndre Levy opens up on hip injury: ‘Nearing return’

After four weeks of questions regarding linebacker DeAndre Levy‘s hip injury, he has finally released some details on the injury that has kept him out since Lions pre-season game against the Washington Redskins. After the Lions 26-16 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday afternoon, Levy told reporters that he injured his hip during the first padded practice … Read more

Ndamukong Suh: New team, same dirty play [Video]

The National Football League’s Week 1 slate of games were underway Sunday afternoon and among the first games on the docket were the Miami Dolphins vs. the Washington Redskins. There were plenty of storylines going into it, among them was the debut of new Dolphin defensive lineman and former Detroit Lions defensive standout Ndamukong Suh. Suh, who signed a … Read more

Detroit Lions looking for stability at nickel cornerback

It’s no secret that injuries hurt the Detroit Lions last season, especially at the nickel cornerback position. Quite a few changes have been made at the position this offseason, and stability should be easier to come by this year. Bill Bentley, a third round pick in 2012, failed to play more than a single quarter before … Read more

Top 10 NFL Teams That Will Be After Ndamukong Suh In Free Agency

The period that every Detroit Lions fan has feared is closely upon us. The 2015 NFL free agency period, that is. As the Lions 2014 season came to a heart wrenching halt, all eyes turned to one man and his future: All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. As he wiped away tears on a podium in Arlington, … Read more