1. Detroit Lions Week 2 Stock Report

    For the first time in this young season, the Detroit Lions ' weekly stock report includes three stock-down players as opposed to the regular two. No, the sky isn't falling. And no, this team hasn't been eliminated from the playoff picture yet...

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  2. 5 Adjustments Detroit Lions Must Make in Week 2 Matchup with Minnesota Vikings

    It turns out there aren't any voter polls or playoff committees in the NFL . One loss—no matter how disheartening—doesn't derail a season, so the Detroit Lions can suit up next week with the same hopes they held last month...

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  3. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Detroit Lions' Week 1 Loss

    Don't worry. Soon, the Detroit Lions conversation will turn to the Minnesota Vikings and the rest of the season, but we can't move on yet. There were too many important lessons to be learned from that rough road trip out west...

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  4. Detroit Lions Show Same Faults in Week 1 That Haunted Team in 2014

    The Detroit Lions ' 33-28 season-opening loss to the San Diego Chargers will only count as one defeat in the standings. It did, however, signal a continuation of the same problems that plagued this team last year...

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  5. 5 Bold Predictions for Detroit Lions' Week 1 Matchup

    Has your significant other noticed? Has he or she seen the extra bounce in your step? Noted that you seem open to every suggestion and even smiled when asked to take out the trash? Football season has that kind of effect on people...

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  6. Detroit Lions Week 1 Stock Report

    It's fitting that the first day of school for half of your Facebook feed doubles as the day we shed the preseason label and start discussing real live football. But first, take a moment and collect yourself...

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  7. How Detroit Lions Match Up with San Diego Chargers in Week 1

    More often than not, the preseason raises more questions than it answers. Yes, you get clarity regarding the Detroit Lions ' fourth and fifth receivers, but who will handle the ...

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  8. Detroit Lions: Breaking Down Final Roster and Week 1 Starters

    The next snap the Detroit Lions take won't have roster ramifications. You've waited eight excruciating months to wipe the taste of a poor pass interference call and an offensive meltdown from of your mouth...

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  9. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 4 of Preseason

    The NFL offseason didn't bring much change for the Detroit Lions . While the defections were highly publicized (and costly in one instance), the majority of last year's team has returned with an eye toward building on last season's successes...

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  10. Detroit Lions Proving Defensive Depth Far Outweighs Lack of Depth on Offense

    The last preseason game is for the fringe players to put enough on tape for roster inclusion or to entice another team to pull the trigger. It's also an opportunity to understand where a team's depth holds strong and where it lags a bit...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 5 months ago 3,711 reads 18 comments

  11. Detroit Lions Preseason: Week 4 Stock Report

    The last preseason stock report is finally here. The Detroit Lions will play honest-to-goodness consequence-riddled football this month. Heck, we're cruising toward a single-digit-day count...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 5 months ago 10,071 reads 32 comments

  12. Detroit Lions' Offensive Line Transition Going Better Than Expected

    An offensive line can be a quarterback's best friend. It can also be that friend who always needs to borrow a couple of bucks or says something inappropriate in front of your other friends, which makes you question the friendship...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 5 months ago 7,552 reads 11 comments

  13. Updated 53-Man Roster Projections for Detroit Lions Post Preseason Week 3

    The first roster cut-down day is at the door with the final act following closely behind. It's time for the Detroit Lions to pull the trigger on some tough decisions. And the players know the deal...

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  14. Slow Detroit Lions' Dress Rehearsal Start Shows Hidden Improvements

    Don't be lazy. It's easy to look at the Detroit Lions ' dress rehearsal and presume the worst. They couldn't find an offensive rhythm to start, and the mortal Blake Bortles looked like a seasoned veteran tuning up for the season...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 9,629 reads 30 comments

  15. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 3 of Preseason

    It takes years for the offseason months to melt away, and then training camp goes by in the blink of an eye...

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  16. Detroit Lions Preseason: Week 3 Stock Report

    While the world's stock markets have crashed and spiked harder than a Tim Tebow dropback , the Detroit Lions have seemed mostly even keel from the outside. But beneath the layers, we need to measure a few movements...

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  17. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' Preseason Injury Situation

    Injuries and the preseason's length have been on the tip of everyone's lips and fingers since Jordy Nelson's knee buckled and Maurkice Pouncey's ankle broke...

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  18. Detroit Lions' Biggest Preseason Disappointments so Far

    Disappointments are a part of life and football. Not every OTA stud is going to look like the next Rod Woodson once the action goes live, and one-year preseason wonders can get exposed when the pressure starts to mount...

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  19. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 3 of Preseason

    The preseason is like the first month of a college course. There aren't any tests. Assignments generally aren't too challenging...

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  20. 3 Problems the Detroit Lions Are Already Finding Solutions for

    No team can skate through an offseason and fix all of its problems. The salary cap mandates parity for all by poking holes in every franchise. The Detroit Lions are no exception...

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  21. 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...

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  22. 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 ...

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  23. 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...

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  24. Detroit Lions' Receiving Depth Chart Murky After Preseason Opener

    The Detroit Lions ' receiving depth chart is likely set at the top with Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate and Corey Fuller secure in their roles. The rest of the rotation, however, just got a little murkier...

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  25. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Training Camp

    The eve of the Detroit Lions ' first game in over seven months is a time for reflection. You should spend the buildup to the Thursday evening kickoff thinking about what this offseason has meant to you and everything you've learned...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 6 months ago 9,843 reads 16 comments