1. Detroit Lions Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    The Detroit Lions didn't have the feel of a complete team when they entered the 2016 NFL draft. The roster had a few weak spots and a gaping hole at defensive end. The offensive line needed work...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 9,372 reads 3 comments

  2. Detroit Lions' Last-Minute 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board

    This time, it's slightly different. Like any unproven sequel, the Detroit Lions are banking on you to remember the few good times of the Martin Mayhew regime and hope you apply ...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 10,486 reads 34 comments

  3. Detroit Lions: Full 2016 Draft Guide and Preview

    Build, baby, build! Go with whatever positional demand you want. The Detroit Lions have a few holes that need to be addressed before September, but general manager Bob Quinn must understand that the tail can't wag the dog...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 9,130 reads 41 comments

  4. Detroit Lions Mock Draft Roundup: What the Experts Are Saying

    The kickoff to draft week is the dinner bell for mock drafts. NFL draft experts know this. They understand that the moment the 16th pick is selected, anything written up pre-draft regarding the Detroit Lions officially becomes moot...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 11,386 reads 16 comments

  5. Detroit Lions' 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board

    The Detroit Lions will enter the 2016 NFL draft with 10 picks. It's highly unlikely they leave with 10 rookies. General manager Bob Quinn went to the Bill Belichick school of draft-day dealings...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 18,970 reads 83 comments

  6. 2016 Detroit Lions Schedule: Full Listing of Dates, Times and TV Info

    Coming off a disappointing 7-9 record last season, followed by the retirement of star wide receiver Calvin Johnson, the Detroit Lions are a team facing many questions heading into 2016...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 12,172 reads 30 comments

  7. 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 4 months ago 27,018 reads 61 comments

  8. 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 4 months ago 7,576 reads 17 comments

  9. 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 4 months ago 5,985 reads 2 comments

  10. 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 5 months ago 4,517 reads 9 comments

  11. 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 5 months ago 5,652 reads 29 comments

  12. 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 5 months ago 2,920 reads 5 comments

  13. 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 5 months ago 19,816 reads 37 comments

  14. 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 5 months ago 12,039 reads 5 comments

  15. 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 5 months ago 3,744 reads 12 comments

  16. 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 5 months ago 1,297 reads 5 comments

  17. 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 5 months ago 40,631 reads 78 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 8,856 reads 32 comments

  19. 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 5 months ago 16,476 reads 12 comments

  20. 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 16,320 reads 50 comments

  21. 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 6 months ago 7,806 reads 13 comments

  22. 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 6 months ago 15,823 reads 24 comments

  23. 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 6 months ago 10,610 reads 29 comments

  24. 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 6 months ago 3,944 reads 4 comments

  25. 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 6 months ago 388,249 reads 472 comments