1. Stevan Ridley to Lions: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran running back Stevan Ridley spent his first four NFL seasons with the New England Patriots , but he will be moving on to his third team in as many years...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 27,013 reads 61 comments

  2. DeAndre Levy Comments on Potentially Having CTE, Dangers of Football

    As concussions and brain injuries continue to dominate the conversation around football, Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy is the latest NFL player to discuss the situation...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 7,575 reads 17 comments

  3. Matthew Stafford Comments on Calvin Johnson's Decision to Retire

    Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson retired in the offseason after just nine NFL seasons and while seemingly at the top of his game...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 5,131 reads 2 comments

  4. Tim Wright Re-Signs with Lions: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Lions secured depth at the tight end position Monday by agreeing to terms on a new contract with Tim Wright. A news release through the Lions' official website confirmed Detroit re-signed the 25-year-old...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 4,516 reads 9 comments

  5. Tahir Whitehead Re-Signs with Lions: Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Linebacker Tahir Whitehead reached an agreement Thursday to remain with the Detroit Lions . NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported Whitehead would be re-signing with the Lions, ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 5,652 reads 29 comments

  6. Calvin Johnson Retires as Owner of Multiple NFL Records

    With the official announcement of his retirement on Tuesday morning, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson will finish his career as the owner of multiple NFL records, ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 4 months ago 2,917 reads 5 comments

  7. Calvin Johnson Retires, Leaves Behind Near-Impossible Legacy to Match

    The only harder thing to wrap our brains around than Calvin Johnson retiring from the NFL after nine seasons is that we got to watch Calvin Johnson play in the NFL for nine seasons...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 4 months ago 19,803 reads 37 comments

  8. Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, March 8, 2016

    Fact: Calvin Johnson 's 11,619 receiving yards and 83 touchdown receptions are the most in NFL history by a player who never won a playoff game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 4 months ago 12,038 reads 5 comments

  9. C.J. Wilson Released by Lions: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Detroit Lions released defensive tackle C.J. Wilson on Friday, per DetroitLions.com insider Tim Twentyman . After signing with Detroit in November, the 28-year-old Wilson recorded eight tackles and one sack in eight games...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 4 months ago 3,740 reads 12 comments

  10. Insider Buzz: Lions, Darius Slay Expected to Discuss New Deal at NFL Combine

    Darius Slay's agent and Detroit Lions executives are expected to meet at the NFL Scouting Combine to discuss a new deal in the wake of the cornerback's fantastic 2015 season...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 1,295 reads 5 comments

  11. Stephen Tulloch to Be Released by Lions: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Lions reportedly informed veteran linebacker Stephen Tulloch he'll be released once the league year begins in March...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 40,586 reads 78 comments

  12. Haloti Ngata Agrees to New Contract with Lions

    Despite considering retirement, per NFL Media's Ian Rapoport , free-agent defensive tackle Haloti Ngata will return to the Detroit Lions . His agent, Mike McCartney , announced Ngata and the Lions have agreed to a two-year contract...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 8,831 reads 32 comments

  13. Shahid Paulhill Suing Lions: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Shahid Paulhill, a defensive tackle who took part in the NFL 's super regional combine tryout at Ford Field in 2014, is suing the Detroit Lions ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 16,469 reads 12 comments

  14. Joique Bell Released by Lions: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Joique Bell 's time with the Detroit Lions has come to an end after five disappointing seasons. According to the NFL transaction wire (via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press ), the Lions cut Bell on Feb...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 16,318 reads 50 comments

  15. Lamar Holmes to Lions: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    On Friday, the Detroit Lions signed offensive lineman Lamar Holmes , per Kyle Meinke of MLive Media Group, citing the team. Holmes spent 2015 on injured reserve before being released by the Atlanta Falcons in December...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 7,790 reads 13 comments

  16. Barry Sanders Comments on Calvin Johnson's Potential Retirement

    As the Detroit Lions seem likely to face a future without wide receiver Calvin Johnson , former running back Barry Sanders is speaking out about the potential ramifications for the franchise...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 15,817 reads 24 comments

  17. Al Golden Hired as Lions TE Coach: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Former Miami Hurricanes head coach Al Golden is moving on to the next phase of his career, agreeing to terms with the Detroit Lions as the team's tight ends coach...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 10,335 reads 29 comments

  18. Insider Buzz: Lions Hope Megatron Will Change Mind on Retirement, Redo Contract

    As reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter , Calvin Johnson has told the Detroit Lions he will retire, much to the dismay of Lions fans everywhere...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 3,944 reads 4 comments

  19. Calvin Johnson Reportedly Told Jim Caldwell He Plans to Retire

    Calvin Johnson hasn't made an official announcement yet, but ESPN.com's Adam Schefter reported Sunday the Detroit Lions wide receiver spoke to his family, as well as Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, about his intention to retire this offseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 388,239 reads 472 comments

  20. Randy Edsall to Lions: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Lions have added Randy Edsall to Jim Caldwell's staff as the director of football research and special projects, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 8,413 reads 19 comments

  21. Kevin Anderson Hired as Head of Lions Football Operations

    The Detroit Lions will reportedly hire former New England Patriots director of player development Kevin Anderson as their chief of staff, assistant to the general manager, per Detroit Lions senior writer Tim Twentyman on Thursday...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 5 months ago 9,111 reads 29 comments

  22. Lions' Ziggy Ansah Delivers 94,000 Water Bottles to Flint, Michigan

    In the wake of tragedy, there are often some of the greatest displays of human generosity. Such is the case with the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. Detroit Lions star Ziggy Ansah wanted to ensure he would be part of that kind of benevolence...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 months ago 81,927 reads 114 comments

  23. Lions GM Bob Quinn's First Big Decision, Retaining Jim Caldwell, Is Right Call

    New Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn just retained the head coach of a 2014 playoff team that lost seven of its first eight games in 2015—and he was right to do it...

    Ty Schalter Written by Ty Schalter about 6 months ago 57,039 reads 109 comments

  24. Jim Caldwell Retained as Lions HC: Latest Comments and Reaction

    A year after leading the Detroit Lions to a playoff berth, head coach Jim Caldwell looked to be out of a job halfway through the 2015 campaign. But a midseason turnaround apparently saved him...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 41,426 reads 118 comments

  25. Ernie Accorsi Hired as Lions Special Advisor: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Detroit Lions announced the hiring of longtime New York Giants executive Ernie Accorsi as a special adviser to the organization Sunday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 18,804 reads 56 comments