Matthew Stafford threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Marvin Jones in the second quarter, and the Detroit Lions shut down Christian Hackenberg and the New York Jets 16-6 in a preseason game
Group touchdown celebrations are allowed this season!
In seven of his 12 seasons as an NFL quarterback, Dan Orlovsky did not throw a regular-season pass. He did not play a single snap in five of those seasons, most recently in 2016 when he backed up Matt Stafford with the Detroit Lions. Orlovsky could experience a similar fate this season. And that...
Golden Tate is just the latest athlete to speak out against Donald Trump and his speech following the violence that occurred in Charlottesville. The Detroit Lions wide receiver was furious as he watched the President seemingly support the actions of the protesting white supremacists. Tate also commented on the state of social affairs within the […]
The Detroit Lions are the second Motor City pro team to take issue with the use of its logo by demonstrators in the Unite the Right rally that became violent and deadly Saturday in Charlottesville. “We detest and disavow any use or implied use of the Detroit Lions logo or any of our marks in association […]
The Lions are the latest Detroit team to have their logo co-opted by right-wing protesters
There are some people who are simply unwilling to stand idly by and let white supremacists defile their proud image. We’re talking about the Detroit Lions, of course. After a version of their logo appeared on the shield of a white man surrounded by Confederate and Nazi flags at the Unite the Right rally, the [more]
The Detroit Lions say they disavow any use of their logo associated with the event last Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia
The Detroit Lions have put defensive end Kerry Hyder on injured reserve after he hurt his Achilles tendon in last weekend's preseason game at Indianapolis
“We value diversity as it represents the strong fabric of our team.”
After the Indianapolis Colts appeared hapless in their first preseason defeat to the Detroit Lions, it became clear that they will go nowhere with their current stash of healthy quarterbacks. The offense struggled to move the ball and could not make big plays. Show More Summary
Kaaya, a sixth-round pick out of Miami, completed 8 of 11 passes for 71 yards in his preseason debut
Injuries in football are awful. Injuries in the preseason are especially awful. Injuries to veterans/regular starters in the preseason — that hurts most of all. That’s exactly what happened to the Detroit Lions and their starting defensive end Kerry Hyder against the Indianapolis Colts in both teams’ preseason opener. Show More Summary
This Sunday, as the NFL preseason was just kicking off, the Detroit Lions took the field to go head to head with the Indianapolis Colts. The game itself was a rather dull affair. The Lions managed to topple the Colts 24-10 with relative ease. Show More Summary
Jake Rudock threw two touchdown passes to Kenny Golladay, leading the Detroit Lions to a 24-10 victory over the injury-depleted Indianapolis Colts
A recap of what happened during the Detroit Lions' preseason opener vs. the Indianapolis Colts, a 24-10 victory at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The Detroit Lions got exactly what they wanted out of their long weekend in Indianapolis
Hingle McCringleberry liked Von Miller’s imitation so much, he paid Miller’s NFL fine. Miller, the Denver Broncos outside linebacker, was fined $11,567 back in 2015 for thrusting after sacking Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford. Show More Summary
DeAndre Levy filed an injury grievance over the Lions cutting him this offseason. (AP) You may remember the Detroit Lions from when they tried to make Calvin Johnson pay back part of his signing bonus after he retired, a move that made the franchise look petty and cheap in the eyes of many. Show More Summary
Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell skipped the homecoming parade Thursday and got right to work