1. Detroit Lions: Defensive Position-by-Position Breakdown and Depth-Chart Analysis

    The Detroit Lions had a decent defense last season. However, the architects of the unit have been forcibly removed, and a new scheme has shaken up the depth chart. Yes, there are still plenty of names in the same places as last year...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 8,853 reads 25 comments

  2. Detroit Lions' 5 Biggest Question Marks Ahead of Training Camp

    The Detroit Lions made a lot of smart moves this offseason that should set them up for success, but there are a few questions lingering around this team as it marches toward training camp...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 8,228 reads 20 comments

  3. Setting Realistic Training Camp Expectations for Each Detroit Lions Rookie

    The 2013 Detroit Lions rookies threw down a gauntlet to all later classes and set the bar at a near world-class level...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 5,218 reads 14 comments

  4. Power Ranking Detroit Lions' 10 Best Moves of 2014 Offseason

    The Detroit Lions made Super Bowl moves this offseason. Don't agree? I don't care. Actually, I do because it's the truth...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 8,733 reads 28 comments

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

    The Detroit Lions don't have any more team activities until training camp kicks off next month, and so we are left with a choice...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 6,135 reads 2 comments

  6. Breaking Down All the New Faces on the 2014 Detroit Lions

    All minicamps and OTAs have officially wrapped up, meaning the Detroit Lions are off until training camp next month...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 7,924 reads 8 comments

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

    I won't drop any spoiler alerts. The competition for the top two spots of the Detroit Lions wide receiver depth chart figures to be fierce with no clear winners until August at the earliest...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 5,812 reads 13 comments

  8. Detroit Lions Players Climbing the Depth Chart

    Too often, the Detroit Lions were one or two plays away from victory in 2013. They had a fourth-quarter lead or tie in 15 games but couldn't get it done...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 9,837 reads 13 comments

  9. Detroit Lions: Full Position Breakdown and Depth Chart Analysis at Running Back

    Breaking down the quarterback position in a previous article was so much fun, I had no choice but to extend the premise deeper into the Detroit Lions backfield. I'm serious...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 4,377 reads 9 comments

  10. Detroit Lions: Creating the Blueprint for Optimal Offense in 2014

    A great offense is like a chemistry equation. Each element has to be mulled and measured in order to find the right mix of explosion and consistency that balances everything out...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 year ago 4,546 reads 26 comments

  11. 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 1 year ago 7,367 reads 58 comments

  12. 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 1 year ago 7,043 reads 11 comments

  13. 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 1 year ago 9,601 reads 26 comments

  14. 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 1 year ago 9,981 reads 13 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 9,152 reads 32 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 13,826 reads 18 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 9,813 reads 26 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 13,224 reads 56 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 4,673 reads 9 comments

  20. 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 1 year ago 3,976 reads 2 comments

  21. 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 1 year ago 5,708 reads 7 comments

  22. 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 1 year ago 3,406 reads 8 comments

  23. 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...

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  24. 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...

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  25. 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 1 year ago 6,167 reads 16 comments