1. Michael Vick Might Be the Medicine for What Ails the Detroit Lions

    Why Playing Vick is the Answer Don't misunderstand what I'm getting at from the title of this article, Michael Vick is capable of putting up huge numbers at any time, against any defense...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about 2 years ago 1,892 reads 0 comments

  2. Detroit Lions: Why Ryan Broyles Is the Key in 2012 and Beyond

    A lot has been made of the Lions running game this offseason in the media. Their lack of a ground game and how they are doomed without more balance on offense has been the constant cry of football analysts...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 2 years ago 3,535 reads 16 comments

  3. Detroit Lions 2012 NFL Draft: Who Would You Rather? Offensive Line Edition

    No, I don't mean the juvenile (yet entertaining) game played by virtually every teenage boy in America. Instead, this will be my attempt at objectively scouting players and giving ...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 2 years ago 1,011 reads 27 comments

  4. Cliff Avril Saga: Lions Fans Should Keep an Eye on the New England Patriots

    With the news today that the Detroit Lions have placed the non-exclusive version of the franchise tag on DE Cliff Avril the Lions now have bought themselves time to get a long-term deal done in order to avoid the $10...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 3 years ago 3,309 reads 58 comments

  5. 2012 NFL Playoffs: A Defense of the Detroit Lions Secondary

    As an avid watcher/reader of everything NFL , I've noticed a disturbing trend over the course of this week: Nobody who covers the NFL has a mind of their own. The amount of group-think going on in regards to the New Orleans vs...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 3 years ago 649 reads 5 comments

  6. How Far Is Martin Mayhew Willing to Take the "Best Player Available" Strategy?

    In the first round of the 2011 NFL draft , the Lions surprised everyone by taking DT Nick Fairley from Auburn...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 3 years ago 894 reads 4 comments

  7. Detroit Lions NFL Draft: Who Would You Rather? Offensive Tackle Edition

    This is the second article in a series that I am calling "Who Would You Rather?" No, I don't mean the juvenile (yet entertaining) game played by virtually every teenage boy in America...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 3 years ago 709 reads 40 comments

  8. Detroit Lions NFL Draft: Who Would You Rather? Linebackers Edition

    This is the first article in a series that I am calling "Who Would You Rather?" No, I don't mean the juvenile (yet entertaining) game played by virtually every teenage boy in America...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 3 years ago 1,576 reads 27 comments

  9. Detroit Lions: Ernie Sims Gone, Cliff Avril Next?

    The trade of Ernie Sims has brought a lot of mixed emotions from Lions fans. Many feel like trading Sims created another hole in the defense...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 4 years ago 1,204 reads 10 comments

  10. Breaking News: Detroit Lions Acquire Tony Scheffler

    I wrote an article yesterday about what kind of trade bait the Lions have entering the 2010 NFL Draft. It appears that I was right about at least one thing, Ernie Sims was definitely trade bait...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 4 years ago 172 reads 3 comments

  11. Detroit Lions: 2010 NFL Draft Trade Bait

    The 2010 NFL Draft, by most analysts' opinions, is one of the deeper drafts in recent memory. If this is indeed the case then most teams, the Detroit Lions included, will be looking to acquire more picks...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 4 years ago 1,400 reads 11 comments

  12. 2010 NFL Mock Draft: Detroit Lions Mock 2.0

    With one week left to go before the 2010 NFL Draft, I think it's a good time for my second attempt at a Detroit Lions mock draft. This is a great opportunity for the Lions to continue to grow and improve...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 4 years ago 1,747 reads 21 comments

  13. 2010 NFL Mock Draft: Detroit Lions Mock No. 1 (Mar. 11)

    Now that the combine is officially over and Pro Day workouts have begun, I figured now is as good a time as ever to make me first official mock draft (of the year), Detroit Lions style...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 5 years ago 3,158 reads 11 comments

  14. 2010 NFL Combine: Detroit Lions Notes on Running Backs

    It's no secret that the Lions want to upgrade the running back position this offseason. So, with that in mind I watched the majority of the running backs workouts on Sunday and here are my notes: ...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 5 years ago 5,415 reads 19 comments

  15. Detroit Lions: Trading Back in Round Two of The 2010 NFL Draft

    Since it is pretty much a lock that the Detroit Lions will take either Ndamukong Suh or Gerald McCoy with the number two overall pick a lot of discussion has been transferred to what the Lions should do in round two...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 5 years ago 920 reads 15 comments

  16. Filling The Detroit Lions Need at Wide Receiver

    With the exception of a few crazies out there, most Lions fans can agree that Calvin Johnson is the best player on this team and worth keeping around. What ALL Lions fans can agree on is that behind him there is nothing at the wide receiver spot...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 5 years ago 451 reads 7 comments

  17. Detroit Lions: What Players From the Senior Bowl North Squad Will They Target?

    Zack Follett was one of the four players the Detroit Lions chose in the 2009 NFL Draft that played in the 2009 Senior Bowl and a 7th round steal...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 5 years ago 1,128 reads 27 comments

  18. Why an Offensive Pick Can Help The Detroit Lion's Dreadful Defense

    Look, I know most Lions fans want all defense in the first few rounds of this draft, and it would be totally warranted...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about almost 5 years ago 211 reads 3 comments

  19. 2010 Free Agents; Who Can Help the Detroit Lions Woes?

    Don't worry Matt, I'd be upset too. Take a look at the future of your franchise Lions fans, the kid needs help. Most Lions fans are already talking about next years draft, and with a 2-8 team ...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about 5 years ago 1,127 reads 9 comments

  20. No Trade For Detroit Lions at Deadline; Why No Move Is The Right Move

    While there was much talk about players changing teams, the 4 PM Eastern deadline for trades came and went today with very few moves. The Detroit Lions were one team that some people thought might make a splash...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about 5 years ago 235 reads 4 comments

  21. How Long Will Daunte Culpepper Remain a Detroit Lion?

    Two things are clear for the Detroit Lions after week 1: 1) Matthew Stafford is going to be the QB in Detroit this year no matter how poorly he plays. 2) The Lions still desperately need defensive help...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 5 years ago 50 reads 2 comments

  22. Detroit Lions Cuts: Two Starting Quality Defensive Tackles Go, What Now?

    When the Detroit Lions acquired the massive 6'2" 325 pound Shaun Smith from the Cleveland Browns earlier this preseason many people expected him to start...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 5 years ago 80 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL Draft Starts on Thursday: It's Not the End of the World

    I do my fair share of blogging for a certain team on a certain website that I won't mention to avoid the "those fans would complain about that," type comments, but I would assume from the reaction ...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 5 years ago 46 reads 0 comments

  24. Marquand Manuel Signs with Detroit Lions

    The Detroit Free Press is reporting that the Lions have signed strong safety Marquand Manuel. Manuel is somewhat of a journeyman, having played for five different teams in his seven-year career...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 5 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  25. What Undrafted Free Agents Will Make the Detroit Lions' Roster?

    Undrafted Free Agents are often overlooked in the offseason. There's good reason for the lack of attention as maybe one or two of them make the team if they're lucky...

    Dave M Written by Dave M about over 5 years ago 736 reads 5 comments