The Detroit Lions have traded receiver Jeremy Kerley to the San Francisco 49ers for offensive guard Brandon Thomas
Baltimore Ravens running back Kenneth Dixon suffered a torn MCL on Saturday night in his team's 30-9 preseason win against the Detroit Lions, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. Continue for updates. Dixon Expected to Miss 4 Weeks Sunday, Aug....Show More Summary
…and people think the preseason games are meaningless. On Saturday, two bats did something the Detroit Lions couldn’t do in the end zone and that was score against the Baltimore Ravens. A Baltimore photographer was in the process of taking pics Ravens’ Jeremy Butler crossing the end zone for a touchdown and caught two bats […]
The San Francisco 49ers attempted to shore up their receiving depth Sunday, trading offensive lineman Brandon Thomas to the Detroit Lions for wideout Jeremy Kerley. ESPN.com's Adam Schefter and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported the news. The 27-year-old Kerley spent his first five seasons with the New York Jets. Show More Summary
The Indianapolis Colts bolstered their running back depth on Sunday, as they announced they signed veteran Stevan Ridley. Ridley entered training camp and the preseason on the Detroit Lions' roster with a legitimate chance to carve out a role as a short-yardage back, but after disappointing in two exhibition contests, he was released on Aug. Show More Summary
Joe Flacco went 11 for 16 for 94 yards in his first action since November, but the Baltimore Ravens lost tight end Benjamin Watson to a season-ending injury during a 30-9 preseason victory over the Detroit Lions on Saturday night.
Baltimore Ravens tight end Ben Watson suffered a torn Achilles tendon on the first play of Saturday night's preseason game against the Detroit Lions. Continue for updates. Watson Out for Season Saturday. Aug. 27 The Detroit Free Press' Dave Birkett provided the update. The veteran is in his first season with the Ravens. Show More Summary
At the moment, we are just over two weeks away from the start of the 2016 NFL season. Real football is coming, but first, teams must power through and finish the preseason to play meaningful games. We are in the middle of week threeShow More Summary
Joe Flacco returns for the Ravens and Breshad Perriman may join him, while the running back depth chart will start to take shape for the Lions. On Saturday night, the Detroit Lions (1-1) hit the road to play the Ravens (2-0) in Baltimore,...Show More Summary
The Lions expect to have Ebron ready for Week 1, but he’ll likely sit out the rest of preseason. We break down the fantasy implications. The Detroit Lions continue being cautious with tight end Eric Ebron, who was held out of practice yet again on Thursday as he recovers from an ankle injury. Show More Summary
The Lions plan on implementing more no-huddle concepts in their offense. We look at the fantasy implications for Matthew Stafford. The Detroit Lions had an overall disappointing season in 2015, but the offense and quarterback Matthew Stafford looked significantly better when coordinator Jim Bob Cooter took over midway through the season. Show More Summary
Ahead of their third preseason game, the Detroit Lions released veteran running back Stevan Ridley on Thursday. The team announced the move on Twitter after Ridley rushed for just 27 yards in two preseason contests. The 27-year-old spent...Show More Summary
The Detroit Lions head into the 2016 season without former stand-out, and attention-generating (on the field) wide receiver Calvin Johnson, for the first time since the 2007 season. In a recent article from Detroit Lions.com reporter...Show More Summary
We break down the fantasy football implications of Eric Ebron likely playing in Week 1 of the regular season. The Detroit Lions expect to have Eric Ebron when the regular season begins, according to ESPN's Adam Caplan. Ebron should face...Show More Summary
Jeremy Hill ran for a 9-yard touchdown on Cincinnati's first possession, and the Bengals went on to a 30-14 victory over the Detroit Lions on Thursday night.
This afternoon, the Detroit Lions signed tight end Andrew Quarless. Quarless, who played for the Packers for five seasons, will be suspended for the first two games of the 2016 NFL season from a July 2015 altercation where he shot his gun during an altercation outside of a Miami nightclub. Read more...
Some people are fans of the Detroit Lions. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Detroit Lions. This 2016 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here. And buy Drew’s new book here. Read more...
RIO DE JANEIRO — Jahvid Best’s football career didn’t turn out like he’d hoped. Repeated concussions sidelined him for parts of his college and NFL career and after playing less than two seasons with the Detroit Lions, Best found himself looking for another line of work. Less than five years after playing his last NFL […]
What are the biggest questions—and subsequent lessons—fantasy football investors can take away from the 2016 NFL preseason? With just over seven minutes left in the first quarter of the Detroit Lions' first preseason game of 2015, then-rookie Ameer Abdullah rocketed deep out of his own backfield for a 45-yard gain. Show More Summary
Four years after a concussion ended his career, former Detroit Lions running back Jahvid Best qualified to run track for Saint Lucia’s Olympic track team, competing in the 100m dash for the country in which his father was born. Best became the first person with prior NFL experience to qualify for the Summer Games. On Saturday, it was […]