For once, predicting the Detroit Lions' starting lineup for next season isn't going to involve trying to sort out complete offseason chaos. That's kind of nice, really, both for me trying to project the Lions' starters next year and for the Lions, who will undoubtedly benefit from the continuity. But this is the NFL, and all "continuity" really means is that the Lions are back to even with most of the rest of the league in that they're only swapping a handful of starters each year—not engaging in annual wholesale turnover.
In a move I suggested over the weekend, the Oakland Raiders have named rookie quarterback Derek Carr the starter for week one of the NFL regular season. Carr now becomes the Raiders 18th starter under center in the last 10 seasons. ... Read Post
The Detroit Lions' starting lineup for the 2014 season is almost all set to go heading into next week's NFL draft. With most starters returning from last year's 7-9 squad and a few new additions via free agency, there are only a cou... Read Post
The Detroit Lions offense will hope to evolve in 2012 while also maintaining the vaunted aerial assault displayed last year. Quarterback Matthew Stafford and receiver Calvin Johnson became one of the most dynamic duos in the NFL and... Read Post