1. Don't Sleep on Detroit Lions OT Riley Reiff

    ALLEN PARK — There's this running joke among reporters that someone should start a segment called "Pulling teeth with Riley Reiff.".....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  2. Understanding the Most Exciting Drill in Detroit Lions Training Camp

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Ezekiel Ansah dug his hands into the ground daily during training camp for the Detroit Lions . He picked his angle and looked at Riley Reiff, standing feet from him, preparing to block...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  3. Nevin Lawson Has Standout Practice for Detroit

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The public practices for the Detroit Lions are over and by next week at this time, the team will transition into a regular season mode of operation.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  4. Ramirez Becomes Mentor in 2nd Stint with Lions

    Manny Ramirez finished a blocking drill and stood in the end zone, catching his breath. Sweat covered his face as he watched the Lions ' second string do the same drill...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 16 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  5. Ameer Abdullah Blog: I Was a Little Rusty

    Running back Ameer Abdullah reviews his preseason debut and looks forward to his next matchup vs. the Redskins . I think my first preseason game went OK, borderline good, but by no means great...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 16 days ago 187 reads 0 comments

  6. Joique Bell Still the Lions' Starting RB, Zenner Says

    Maybe it meant nothing. He is a rookie, after all. But Detroit Lions running back Zach Zenner might have dropped a hint about his team's backfield plans Tuesday when asked about ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 16 days ago 350 reads 0 comments

  7. 5 Detroit Lions in Need of Big Preseason Week 2 Performance

    The Detroit Lions ' focus next week will be getting the starters on track for the regular season. This week? Those first-teamers are looking at maybe two drives...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 17 days ago 2,619 reads 6 comments

  8. NOTEBOOK: Swanson Won't Take Starting Role for Granted

    When the Detroit Lions made the decision to move on from long-time center Dominic Raiola in the offseason, the Travis Swanson era began at center. The Lions drafted the big and ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 days ago 63 reads 0 comments

  9. Detroit Lions Mum on Why Ameer Abdullah Was Held Back at Practice

    ALLEN PARK -- Ameer Abdullah dressed for practice Tuesday. He is not hurt. But he barely touched the ball. And Jim Caldwell was in no mood to divulge the reason his budding rookie tailback was held back during the workout...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 17 days ago 230 reads 0 comments

  10. Detroit Lions Offense Looks Sharp During Monday Night Practice

    DEARBORN, Mich. -- Jim Caldwell took his team down the road from the Detroit Lions practice facility Monday night for one of the final public workouts of the year.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 17 days ago 154 reads 0 comments

  11. MIA CB: Calvin Johnson Still Toughest WR to Defend

    Miami Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes has faced a slew of top-shelf wideouts over the past season. Demaryius Thomas , Jordy Nelson , Randall Cobb , Alshon Jeffery, Julio Jones , T...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 17 days ago 151 reads 0 comments

  12. Gabe Wright Impresses, Greg Salas Gets First-Team Work

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 18 days ago 141 reads 0 comments

  13. Lions Wide Receiver Golden Tate Surprised by Percy Harvin's Comments

    Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate said he was surprised by some of the comments made by former Seattle Seahawks teammate Percy Harvin but that he never held any jealousy toward Harvin after he joined the Seahawks in a 2013 trade...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 18 days ago 4,544 reads 0 comments

  14. Making Call on the Detroit Lions' Hardest Remaining Cuts

    The unfortunate side effect of training camp is its temporary nature. The Detroit Lions have brought in over 90 guys who held contracts to play at least the 2015 season, but the ...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 18 days ago 10,647 reads 51 comments

  15. Haloti Ngata Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Lions

    As things stand now, Haloti Ngata is only signed through 2015, potentially limiting his time with the Detroit Lions to a solitary season. However, that may not be the case much longer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 18 days ago 6,840 reads 17 comments

  16. How a Missed Photo Opportunity Drives DE Darryl Tapp

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Darryl Tapp was with the Detroit Lions for all but three days last season. That three-day absence explains everything Tapp has done since.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 18 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  17. Lions LB Levy Liquidating Shoe Collection for Charity

    It ain't the shoes, Money. After years of collecting sometimes high-priced gym shoes, reformed sneakerhead and current Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy is auctioning off his collection to help two local charities...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 18 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  18. Lions May Be NFC's Surprise Team, SI's Peter King Says

    Peter King is buying into the hype. Though the Detroit Lions have played just one preseason game and trudged through the majority of training camp (they've got one more open practice ...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 18 days ago 116 reads 0 comments

  19. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' Likely Opening Game Starting Lineup

    The preseason is like a taste of honey when you've never had a cupcake. The season opener? That's a slice of pizza after a night spent out on the town with your college buddies...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 19 days ago 2,949 reads 5 comments

  20. Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson Continues a Strong Camp

    Jim Caldwell was happy to have some humidity Saturday afternoon. Football coaches, for multiple reasons, always seem to like that...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 19 days ago 331 reads 0 comments

  21. Jim Caldwell to Detroit Lions: Be Competitive, but Not Combative

    Jim Caldwell wants his players to be competitive. What he doesn't want is the Detroit Lions to escalate to the level of fighting each other in practice...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 days ago 143 reads 0 comments

  22. Detroit Lions Hold OL Tryout After Losing Darren Keyton for Season

    Darren Keyton's season is over after one preseason snap, and the Detroit Lions are wasting no time replacing him...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 days ago 281 reads 0 comments

  23. Joique Bell: 'I See a Lot of Greatness' in Ameer Abdullah

    Reporters have watched Ameer Abdullah carve up the practice field for weeks. Fans got their first look at the rookie tailback during Thursday's preseason opener, and he did not disappoint...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 days ago 201 reads 0 comments

  24. TJ Jones off to Good Start in Detroit Lions' Returner Competition

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- TJ Jones didn't think it would happen. He saw the initial depth chart and knew he was on there as a potential second-half returner Thursday night, but the Detroit Lions wide receiver had no idea what would happen...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 20 days ago 158 reads 0 comments

  25. Bell: Abdullah Is 'The Real Deal'

    Abdullah has acknowledged as much, but after playing just 15 snaps Thursday, plenty of people are already waiting to see his next move...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 days ago 157 reads 0 comments