1. Why Ryan Broyles Has Everything to Prove in Detroit Lions' Training Camp

    One player doesn't make a training camp successful, but one training camp has the power to define a career. For the Detroit Lions , it's Ryan Broyles who must put it all on the line next month...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 5,605 reads 20 comments

  2. Why 2015 May Be Detroit Lions' Best Chance to Put All the Pieces Together

    A confluence of events isn't conspiring to make the Detroit Lions champions. But there are a set of circumstances that have arisen to makes 2015 Detroit's best chance to win a Super Bowl as opposed to any following year...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 9,951 reads 41 comments

  3. Detroit Lions: Grading the Strength of Every Position Unit Before Camps Begin

    Every day and every article brings the start of training camp—and the season—closer. It's beautiful. And frustrating. I've found that I'll do anything to pass the time...

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  4. How Does Detroit Lions Coaching Staff Rank in the NFC North?

    Coaching can change everything. The Detroit Lions went from a middle-of-the-pack defense (23.5 points allowed per game in 2013) to a top-tier unit last year (17.6) with largely the same talent...

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  5. Predicting the Winners of the Detroit Lions' Biggest Training-Camp Battles

    The Detroit Lions are boring. There won't be any national spots on their intense quarterback competition. None of their position battles landed in Peter King's 10 best storylines of the summer ...

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  6. Detroit Lions Training Camp: 5 Early Storylines to Watch

    The Detroit Lions are the last team to open training camp for a couple reasons. For one, head coach Jim Caldwell is a players' coach. He does everything possible to make his players comfortable, and everybody loves a day off...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 9,292 reads 22 comments

  7. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' DE Rotation and Depth Chart

    A quick glance at the Detroit Lions ' defensive ends sees two returning starters and a reserve unit that's only missing one player. Yet there's something familiar when you look a little deeper...

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  8. Detroit Lions: 6 Most Crucial Training Camp Position Battles to Watch

    Training camp is close like a weekend on a Thursday. And just as you've been texting friends or significant others to make plans, more than a few Detroit Lions have been gearing up for their position battles...

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  9. What's the Solution to the Detroit Lions' No. 3 Wide Receiver Problem?

    We're not here to judge, but rather support the Detroit Lions in their quest to conquer their problem. We've all been there...

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  10. Projected Detroit Lions' Final 53-Man Roster, Pre-Training Camp Edition

    Dreams are dashed every September when NFL teams make the final cut down to 53 players. They play their hearts out in training camp and preseason games, only to be told there are better alternatives available and thanks for all your hard work...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 10,404 reads 37 comments

  11. 5 Moves Detroit Lions Should Have Made This Offseason

    "But." It's the dreaded word that transitions a compliment to a passive-aggressive criticism. Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew did a solid job this offseason of managing the roster, but he should have signed Darrelle Revis...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 16,542 reads 44 comments

  12. Despite Big Offseason Changes, Detroit Lions Defense Still Poised for Big Things

    The Detroit Lions placed a greater emphasis on character a few years back, so these last few weeks before training camp should sail by without any Lions making the news. It won't be nearly as easy for the fans...

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  13. Detroit Lions: Recapping the Latest Buzz Heading into Training Camp

    The Detroit Lions will be the last team to report to training camp. Rookies and injured players have to be in town by July 28, and the veterans have until August 2. No wonder players love playing for head coach Jim Caldwell...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 7,541 reads 18 comments

  14. Detroit Lions: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Right Tackle

    The Detroit Lions ' front office spent some time this offseason retooling the offensive line. Most would agree with Josh Katzenstein of the Detroit News that the unit ...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 4,509 reads 8 comments

  15. How Do the Detroit Lions Stack Up Against the Rest of the NFC North?

    Do the Detroit Lions finally have what they need to take down the Green Bay Packers ? Or should they be more concerned about the rising Minnesota Vikings ? And don't forget about the Chicago Bears ! Actually, go ahead...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 12,496 reads 47 comments

  16. Setting Realistic Expectations for Each Detroit Lions Rookie

    Every year, fantasy footballers and fans get whipped into a frenzy about the incoming rookie class. It often leads to unreasonable expectations and overbidding in fantasy drafts. Just ask Eric Ebron...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 8,981 reads 19 comments

  17. 6 Players Who Might Find Themselves on Detroit Lions Practice Squad in 2015

    Not all NFL dreams are dashed once the rosters are trimmed to 53 players. A maximum of 10 hopeful prospects can be added to the practice squad, so long as they don't have an accrued ...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 9,494 reads 8 comments

  18. Predicting the Last 5 In, Last 5 out for Detroit Lions' Final 53 Man Roster

    The Detroit Lions roster might see an addition or two before training camp kicks off in late July, but the bulk of it will look much like it does now. So even though it's early, we can look ahead to whose roster bubble will burst come September...

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  19. 5 Positions Detroit Lions Must Address After 2015 Season

    Foresight isn't a lost art because it's never been found. History repeats itself far too often for people to claim they're thinking beyond that impulse pair of shoes or that Vegas trip that left them a bit short on rent...

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  20. Detroit Lions: Full Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis at Cornerback

    Change can be both good and bad. Often times, we fear change, but it almost always works out for the better. That's exactly how the Detroit Lions ended up here. With Bill Bentley's release the longest-tenured CB in Detroit is Darius Slay...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 2,796 reads 6 comments

  21. Detroit Lions' Offseason State of the Union

    When the president gives his annual State of the Union speech, pundits break down every syllable and search for nuanced meaning. You're never going to get anything close to that from the Detroit Lions ' braintrust...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 2 months ago 4,547 reads 18 comments

  22. Rounding Up Detroit Lions' Offseason Buzz, Post-Minicamps

    Summer break is finally here for the Detroit Lions . The team recently wrapped up minicamp, giving the players somewhere around a month-and-a-half to prepare for training camp...

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  23. Fact or Fiction for Detroit Lions' Biggest Offseason Question Marks

    The trade winds have died down, leaving Detroit Lions fans drifting in that dreadful doldrums between OTAs and training camp...

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  24. Who Is Detroit Lions' Most Underrated Playmaker?

    The NFL is scrutinized, studied and sorted through with a higher intensity than a bill on the floor of Congress. It's rare that any player can truly fly under the radar, but Detroit Lions safety James Ihedigbo has done so...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 6,886 reads 14 comments

  25. Detroit Lions: Full Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis at Wide Receiver

    Former Detroit Lions general manager Matt Millen spent years trying to fill out a receiving depth chart. Current general manager Martin Mayhew has taken up the task and has already done a better job while not wasting resources like his old boss...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 3 months ago 5,883 reads 17 comments