1. Detroit Lions: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Quarterback

    There is palpable buzz surrounding the quarterback position. For once, the Detroit Lions have a legitimate battle between two candidates for a spot...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 7,302 reads 57 comments

  2. Offseason Detroit Lions Player Power Rankings

    Wake up! The NFL season is never over. Ever. Or at least that's what Roger Goodell would have you believe...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 6,989 reads 11 comments

  3. Who Will Win Detroit Lions' Cornerback Battle?

    The Detroit Lions are actually stocked well at every position. Every position except for that pesky cornerback spot, that is. The Lions have been trying to find a legitimate starting cornerback since 1957...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 9,572 reads 26 comments

  4. Detroit Lions: Veterans Put on Notice This Offseason

    The oft-stated phrase that " NFL " stands for "Not For Long" isn't just true. It's a warning for veterans everywhere. The Detroit Lions have five that should be looking over their shoulders this offseason...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 9,960 reads 13 comments

  5. Detroit Lions: Ranking Remaining Offseason Priorities

    The draft was fun, but between now and training camp is the dry season. There isn't a stitch of activity surrounding the Detroit Lions to overanalyze and grade. It's a tough time to be an NFL Featured Columnist...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 9,121 reads 32 comments

  6. Report Card Grades for Detroit Lions' Undrafted Free Agent Signings

    It's all over. You waited months for the draft, watched intently and now know everything about all eight rookies the Detroit Lions selected. But don't turn to your fantasy baseball team just yet...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 13,700 reads 18 comments

  7. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' Roster After 2014 NFL Draft

    So what happens now? The 2014 NFL draft has come and gone, free agency has long been settled and the undrafted free agents are flooding Detroit in the hopes of finding a roster spot...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 9,771 reads 26 comments

  8. Detroit Lions: Complete 2014 NFL Draft Wrap-Up and Analysis

    The 2014 NFL draft and all of its glorious suspense has finally come to pass. There were surprise picks, trades and head-scratchers from the Detroit Lions that maintained the entertainment value throughout all three days...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 13,150 reads 56 comments

  9. How Nate Freese Fits with Detroit Lions

    I'm not sure what's more rare: unicorn sightings or a need-based Detroit Lions draft. In all seriousness, general manager Martin Mayhew and president Tom Lewand just completed a feat that hasn't been seen in Motown in some time...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 4,604 reads 9 comments

  10. Detroit Lions Undrafted Free Agents: Need-to-Know Info for Every Signee

    The 2014 NFL draft has finally finished, and after eight Detroit Lions picks, one would think it was time to take a breath. It's not. Instead, it's time to turn an eye and an ear to the flurry of undrafted free-agent signings...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 3,918 reads 2 comments

  11. How T.J. Jones Fits with Detroit Lions

    Just when we were starting to wonder if the Detroit Lions were ever going to address the wide receiver position, general manager Martin Mayhew pulled the trigger on T.J. Jones in the sixth round...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 5,634 reads 7 comments

  12. How Caraun Reid Fits with the Detroit Lions

    There were plenty of mock drafts that projected the Detroit Lions going defensive tackle in the first round. That didn't come to pass. However, the Lions might have gotten Aaron Donald Lite in the fifth round with Caraun Reid...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 3,730 reads 8 comments

  13. How Larry Webster Fits with Detroit Lions

    After starting out with offense, the Detroit Lions have put together a defense-dominated draft. That trend continued with the pick of defensive end Larry Webster in the fourth round...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 4,714 reads 3 comments

  14. How Nevin Lawson Fits with Detroit Lions

    The Detroit Lions opened the third day of the NFL draft in head-scratching fashion. As presumed, general manager Martin Mayhew let the draft fall as it may...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 4,515 reads 3 comments

  15. Detroit Lions Day 3 2014 NFL Draft Primer

    The first two days of the 2014 NFL draft have unfolded quite nicely for the Detroit Lions . However, now is not the time to take the foot off the pedal as they mine the depths of the last four rounds for some unpolished diamonds...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 6,134 reads 16 comments

  16. How Travis Swanson Fits with Detroit Lions

    At some point, the Detroit Lions were going to make an underwhelming pick. Or at least it would feel that way. Travis Swanson was a guy only the hardcore fans would know...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 4,371 reads 7 comments

  17. How Kyle Van Noy Fits with the Detroit Lions

    Let's get this straight: G eneral manager Martin Mayhew doesn't care what you think. He didn't hear you complaining about how stupid the offensive pick at No. 10 was. And he doesn't care about your kudos now...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 8,846 reads 36 comments

  18. Detroit Lions Day 2 2014 NFL Draft Primer

    With all the excitement surrounding the Detroit Lions ' first day of the 2014 NFL draft, it's easy to forget, or at least downplay, the final two days. That would be a mistake...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 14,141 reads 36 comments

  19. How Eric Ebron Fits with the Detroit Lions

    All of the bluster about the Detroit Lions moving up or down in the 2014 NFL draft turned out to be just that —hot air. The Lions didn't make a bold strike to grab Sammy Watkins at No...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 3,792 reads 20 comments

  20. Detroit Lions Day 1 2014 NFL Draft Primer

    You made it. You've waded through months of rumors, clicked on more mock drafts than you care to admit and gotten so lost in the speculation that you might have lost sight of the forest for the trees...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 3,679 reads 16 comments

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

    The Detroit Lions didn't make the 2014 NFL draft trade you were hoping for, but that doesn't mean they weren't active. And active drafters require quick grades because you need football analysis...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 24,780 reads 35 comments

  22. Detroit Lions Mock Draft: Final 7-Round Predictions

    There is no need to click on another Detroit Lions seven-round mock draft. My picks, my friends, are all you require. You see, I established myself as master mocker last year, nailing two out of the Lions' first three picks...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 10,108 reads 44 comments

  23. Re-Drafting Detroit Lions' 2013 Draft

    The 2014 NFL draft is next week! Really, it is! But I've already written about every possible player and move the Lions could make. Twice. So let's break up the monotony before we dig into next week's final mock draft (how nice is that to read?).

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 12,340 reads 23 comments

  24. Detroit Lions Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Aaron Donald

    Wide receivers are so early 2000s. Defensive tackles are the "it" position now. And Aaron Donald is hoping to play out the role of Calvin Johnson instead of Mike Williams...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 5,421 reads 22 comments

  25. Detroit Lions Draft Countdown: Making the Case for Sammy Watkins

    Golden Tate by himself did not solve the Detroit Lions ' receiver problem, but the addition of Sammy Watkins wouldn't either. It would eviscerate it. I get it...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 7 months ago 5,099 reads 44 comments