1. Detroit Lions: 1st-Quarter Grades for Every Position

    Since I graduated from high school over 20 years ago, it's been awhile since I've had to even think about report cards. I just remember I hated them. Progress reports don't tell you everything, but they can tell you about the direction you're heading...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 959 reads 7 comments

  2. Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions: 3 Things Lions Need to Change

    After a loss to the Minnesota Vikings dropped the Detroit Lions to 1-3, some things need to change. Immediately. 1...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 807 reads 8 comments

  3. Detroit Lions Week 4 Discussion: Lawrence Jackson Talks Titans and Vikings

    Lawrence Jackson is the epitome of what Detroit Lions fans want in their football players. He's hard working, doesn't make excuses and he's productive, even in limited minutes...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 918 reads 0 comments

  4. Top 10 Controversial Calls in Detroit Lions History

    After the controversy in the Green Bay Packers vs Seattle Seahawks game, I didn't need to look too far into history to find controversial calls in Detroit Lions history...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 2,943 reads 30 comments

  5. NFL Week 4 Picks: Scouting Report for Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions

    The Minnesota Vikings come into Detroit 's Ford Field sporting a 2-1 record after an impressive victory against the 49ers . The Detroit Lions are 1-2 after an exciting but embarrassing loss to the Tennessee Titans ...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 1,875 reads 12 comments

  6. Green Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks: 3 Simple Reasons It Was a Touchdown

    The most controversial call of the 2012 season came on Monday Night Football . Green Bay lost in Seattle when what seemed like an interception was ruled a touchdown. I'm going to show you three simple reasons why it was a touchdown...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 13,394 reads 62 comments

  7. Detroit Lions: Are Monday's Overreactions Justified After Week 3 Loss?

    Every Monday, football fans overreact to what happened in their teams' wins or losses. Some are justified overreactions, while others are perceived justifications that are completely baseless...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 499 reads 12 comments

  8. Detroit Lions vs Tennessee Titans: Music City Miracle Day for the Titans

    On a day when Mikel Leshoure became the first player since Billy Sims to rush for 100 yards in his NFL debut, the Tennessee Titans had one miracle after another to beat the Detroit Lions 44-41 in overtime...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about almost 2 years ago 431 reads 0 comments

  9. Detroit Lions vs. Tennessee Titans: Scouting Report

    As the 1-1 Detroit Lions visit the 0-2 Tennessee Titans , it would be easy to focus on the records and dismiss this as an easy win for the Lions. Not so fast. The Titans have a few areas that they could possibly expose Detroit...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about 2 years ago 1,192 reads 4 comments

  10. Steve Sabol: How Storytelling Created a Detroit Lions Fan

    News broke yesterday that Steve Sabol had lost his battle with cancer at the age of 69 . I was watching NFL Network when Rich Eisen cut into their programming to give the announcement...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about 2 years ago 856 reads 3 comments

  11. Gregg William's Affidavit and Why the Signing Date Doesn't Matter

    When NFL Network's Albert Breer broke the news with this tweet , NFL produced an affidavit from Gregg Williams today, saying that Vilma put a $10,000 bounty on Brett Favre in January 2010, per source...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about 2 years ago 510 reads 2 comments

  12. Detroit Lions vs. 49ers Will Answer All Questions About Secondary

    The biggest question mark coming into the 2012 season for the Detroit Lions was the secondary. The Sunday night matchup against the San Francisco 49ers will showcase their depth...

    John Weeast Written by John Weeast about 2 years ago 1,919 reads 14 comments