The Lions have seen their rushing average drop from 88.9 ypg to 83.4 ypg to 81.9 ypg in Jim Caldwell's 3 seasons as head coach
Everyone wants the NFL Draft, including the Lions. Detroit has put in a bid seeking the 2020 or 2021 NFL Draft. It also has hopes of returning the Super Bowl to the city after spending some $100 million in stadium renovations during the offseason. The NFL won’t decide until October which cities can bid for [more]
Many players are hesitant to talk contract during a season, and Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford isn’t sure how he feels about it either. Via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Stafford was asked if he was comfortable continuing contract talks with the Lions after the start of the regular season. “I haven’t made any [more]
An alarming fifteen percent of NFL players end up declaring bankruptcy. Wide receiver Ryan Broyles, who was drafted by the Detroit Lions in 2012 and is currently a free agent, is making sure he won't fall into that category.
The Lions' play-action game could get a boost from Abdullah, a dynamic offensive threat
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
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
Detroit coach Jim Caldwell had nothing to add on the condition of defensive end Kerry Hyder, but he said the Lions might have more to say in the next couple days
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.