1. Detroit Lions 2012 NFL Draft: Response to 1st-Round Pick OT Riley Reiff (Iowa)

    The wait is over. And to be honest, the draft fell almost perfectly for the Detroit Lions . With Cordy Glenn, Riley Reiff and David DeCastro available with the 23rd overall pick in Round 1, the Lions really needed two picks...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 2 years ago 255 reads 2 comments

  2. 2012 NFL Mock Draft: A Final Look at the First Round

    With the NFL draft in a few hours, I thought it would be apt to come out with a mock draft predicting where each player will be taken and which team will get them. I will not mock any trades, and therefore there may be reaches...

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  3. Detroit Lions Mock Draft: Full 7-Round Team Prediction, Version 2

    This is my second Detroit Lions full mock draft of the year, and will be my final take on what I believe the Lions should do next weekend if the draft falls as expected...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 2 years ago 1,442 reads 25 comments

  4. Detroit Lions 2012 NFL Draft: Why Tyrone Crawford Is a Great Third-Round Option

    The Detroit Lions have a few real positions of need in this draft, and those are clearly the offensive line and the secondary. However, they also need to add depth at other positions, and defensive end falls into this category...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 2 years ago 3,832 reads 0 comments

  5. Detroit Lions 2012 Draft: CBs Casey Hayward and Jamell Fleming Are Top Value

    Detroit Lions fans are in a massive rut one week out from the draft. Since the team has a massive need at cornerback, most people are only giving serious draft consideration to cornerbacks who represent value with the first-round pick...

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  6. Detroit Lions 2012 Schedule: Why the National TV Games Are Vital for Global Fans

    The release of the Detroit Lions ' upcoming schedule may be one of the most nerve-racking, and to be frank, usually disappointing football-related release of the year for me...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 2 years ago 1,467 reads 7 comments

  7. Detroit Lions 2012 NFL Draft: 5 Day Three Targets with Starting Potential

    Martin Mayhew, deserved or not, has developed a reputation for plucking talented footballer out of the third day of the NFL draft...

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  8. 2012 NFL Draft: Detroit Lions Need to Take Miami (OH) OL Brandon Brooks

    Brandon Brooks is a name that only the hardcore draftniks are going to recognize, but in a few years' time he could be one of the biggest draft steals of the last few years...

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  9. 2012 NFL Draft: Dre Kirkpatrick Would Be Perfect First-Rounder for Detroit Lions

    It seems to be a general consensus among fans that the Lions should be seriously considering drafting a cornerback with their first-round pick this season...

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  10. Detroit Lions 2012 Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions

    The 2012 NFL draft is less than a month away, and with the final draft order in place and almost all the pre-draft testing completed, the landscape that will captivate fans is pretty much set...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 2 years ago 79 reads 17 comments

  11. Detroit Lions 2012 Free Agency: The Case for Carolina Panthers' Geoff Schwartz

    It is no secret that the Detroit Lions are battling to clear cap room at the moment. The team has already renegotiated contracts with Nate Burleson, Matthew Stafford and Ndamukong ...

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  12. Why the Detroit Lions Should Franchise Tag and Trade Free Agent Cliff Avril

    In Detroit Lions forums all over the internet, the main talking point is what Detroit will do about the high profile free agents they have this season...

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  13. Detroit Lions 7-Round Mock Draft: Will Ohio State OT Mike Adams Fall to No. 23?

    The Detroit Lions have been drafting superbly of late, but this could be the most important draft of Martin Mayhew's tenure...

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  14. Dwight Howard Trade Rumors: Could Oklahoma City Thunder Acquire Howard?

    This title is sure to create controversy, but hear me out. Every team in the NBA would love to trade for Dwight Howard this season, but few have the resources to give the Magic a deal worth taking...

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  15. 2012 NFL 3-Round Draft Mock: Where Will Janoris Jenkins and Quinton Coples Fall?

    The 2012 NFL draft looks to be another strong one, with cornerback and offensive guard classes being especially strong...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about almost 3 years ago 591 reads 4 comments

  16. 2012 NFL Draft Big Board: Can Anyone Challenge QB Andrew Luck for No. 1?

    This article is an initial look at ranking the players for the 2012 NFL Draft in terms of ability, otherwise known as a “Big Board”...

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  17. 2012 Detroit Lions NFL Draft: Target Offensive Line Prospects at Every Position

    With the Detroit Lions playing so well this season, the days of Top 10 draft picks, or even Top 15, appear to be over...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about 3 years ago 1,740 reads 3 comments

  18. Roddy White Falsely Accusing Ndamukong Suh of Taunting Matt Ryan?

    In the aftermath of the Lions and Falcons clash at Ford Field, the talking point of the game is not that the Lions are mired in a losing streak, but that Ndamukong Suh and Cliff ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about 3 years ago 1,516 reads 35 comments

  19. 2012 NFL Draft: Why the Detroit Lions Have to Start Drafting Offensive Linemen

    The Detroit Lions' offensive line is awful. I will repeat that for those of you who still believe we have acceptable pass protection and run blocking...

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  20. Why Peyton Manning Is the Best Quarterback of the Current Generation

    Controversial headline I know. With future Hall of Famers Tom Brady , Brett Favre and Kurt Warner playing in the modern generation, there are bound to be at least three fan bases who take offense at this title...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about 3 years ago 1,098 reads 11 comments

  21. Jeff Backus and Gosder Cherlius: The Key Detroit Lions vs the Dallas Cowboys

    In a game that features explosive offensive weapons like Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford , Dez Bryant, Felix Jones and Jahvid Best, it will probably be a surprise to many that anyone ...

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  22. Why Heath Evans Is Wrong in His Playoff Assessment of the Hot Detroit Lions

    The controversial new NFL analyst Heath Evans was at it again recently, holding fast to his opinion that the Detroit Lions are not a playoff team despite their scintillating start to the season...

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  23. Detroit Lions: Matthew Stafford Is the Best Young Quarterback in the NFL

    With all the success that other young passers like Matt Ryan , Joe Flacco, Sam Bradford and Josh Freeman have had in recent years, Matthew Stafford has for a long time been the poor cousin...

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  24. Lawrence Jackson and 4 Other Under the Radar Detroit Lions to Watch in 2011

    For so long the Detroit Lions did not have enough quality players to create a list of relative unknowns who could make an impact...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 3 years ago 94 reads 4 comments

  25. NFL Week 1 Schedule: Detroit Lions vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Preview

    With the regular season of the 2011 NFL season just days away, it seems time to indulge in a bit of educated guesswork. First up for the Lions are the Tampa Bay Buccaneers ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Ben Lorimer about over 3 years ago 609 reads 12 comments