1. Detroit Lions Big 3 Are Vested and Helped Keep Roster Intact

    Calvin Johnson , Matthew Stafford and Ndamukong Suh have put their money where their mouths are and now have a vested interest to the Detroit Lions organization...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 2,284 reads 9 comments

  2. Calvin Johnson: Detroit Lions WR Will Sign Multi-Year Extension Today

    Anwar Richardson of Mlive.com is reporting the Detroit Lions are close to completing a seven-year extension for Calvin Johnson reported to be worth $132 million with $60 million guaranteed...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 487 reads 7 comments

  3. Stephen Tulloch: Detroit Lions Linebacker Is Not Irreplaceable

    As the free-agency market opens today, Detroit Lions fans should take great solace in the fact that Stephen Tulloch is not a superstar and can be replaced...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 97 reads 11 comments

  4. Cortland Finnegan to Lions: Why Ex-Titans CB Would Look Good in Detroit

    If money was no object, there is one free-agent name that sits atop the board in the Detroit Lions war room, that name is Finnegan— Cortland Finnegan ...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 3,761 reads 13 comments

  5. Detroit Lions Mock Draft: Post-Combine Look at All 7 Rounds

    With the results of the 2012 NFL Combine in the books, it’s time to take a fresh look at the Detroit Lions ' draft possibilities...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 5,176 reads 26 comments

  6. Detroit Lions: 6 Veterans Set to Be Released That the Lions Could Pick Up

    There are six veterans that could be cut during the 2012 NFL Free Agency period that should pique the interest of the Detroit Lions . Everybody wants to land the steal of the draft...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 5,412 reads 8 comments

  7. NFL: Salary Cap Information Should Be Available for All

    The time has come for Roger Goodell and the National Football League to make readily available the current salary cap numbers for all 32 franchises...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 736 reads 4 comments

  8. 2012 NFL Scouting Combine: 7 Players the Detroit Lions Will Be Watching Closely

    There are seven players headed for the 2012 NFL Combine the Detroit Lions need to keep a watchful eye on as they begin the onslaught of peripheral football skills competition...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 4,095 reads 12 comments

  9. Marshall Faulk: His Ignorance Shows Detroit Lions Still Lack National Respect

    Marshall Faulk’s recent comments are further proof that although the Detroit Lions are no longer the laughing stock of the NFL , they are far from respected nationally...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 4,518 reads 76 comments

  10. The 10 Best Detroit Lions Under 30

    The Detroit Lions roster is now full of young, talented players, but there are 10 players who stand out as the best under the age of 30. The third decade of life is a benchmark for many...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 1,351 reads 5 comments

  11. 2012 NFL Free Agents: 8 Second-Tier Free Agents Detroit Lions Should Consider

    There are eight second-tier free agents the Detroit Lions should be researching before the 2012 bidding wars begin. The Lions are finally a team with talent. Check that, young talent...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 5,644 reads 16 comments

  12. Top 50 Athlete Initials and Acronyms in Sports History

    There are 50 athlete initials and acronyms that stand out from the rest as the all-time best. In the instant-gratification age, more information is processed via thumbs than ever before...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 4,107 reads 0 comments

  13. Detroit Lions: 5 Players to Stay Away from in the NFL Draft

    There are five players the Detroit Lions should avoid as they continue to make preparations for the 2012 NFL draft...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 2,774 reads 4 comments

  14. Detroit Lions: 7 Players the Lions Should Target in the Draft

    There are seven players the Detroit Lions should keep their eyes on in the 2012 NFL draft as the picks begin their ascension to the podium and the corresponding players fall off the board...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 6,042 reads 54 comments

  15. Calvin Johnson: Next Contract Will Show If Megatron Is Truly a Team Player

    Calvin Johnson showed the NFL he is the indisputable best receiver in the game. The question going forward is if Calvin will force the Detroit Lions to pay him in a commensurate manner...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 4,814 reads 30 comments

  16. Detroit Lions: Full 7-Round NFL Mock Draft Predictions

    Although the NFL season has yet to conclude, it's time to unveil a full seven-round 2012 mock draft for the Detroit Lions ...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 10,296 reads 32 comments

  17. Detroit Lions: How 0-16 Season Saved Lions Franchise

    It may appear a bit counter-intuitive on the surface, but the winless 2008 season saved the Detroit Lions franchise...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 5,568 reads 18 comments

  18. Matthew Stafford Report Card: How Did the QB Do on Saturday Night?

    The Detroit Lions may not be ready for a playoff run, but their quarterback Matthew Stafford showed the nation he’s ready to play in the post season...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 3,043 reads 13 comments

  19. NFC Wild Card Matchup, Lions vs. Saints: 5 Lion Combos You Must Watch

    There are five Detroit Lion combinations you must watch as they make their return to playoff football in the Mercedes Benz Superdome for the daunting task of upsetting the New Orleans Saints ...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 1,002 reads 3 comments

  20. Detroit Lions Offseason Wish List: 7 Free Agents the Lions Should Target

    There are seven free agents in the NFL ’s 2012 class that the Lions must target as the Detroit brass will wine and dine some of the better available talent to capitalize on the surprisingly successful 2011 season...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 9,762 reads 25 comments

  21. Lions vs. Packers: 5 Thoughts from Lambeau International

    Raise your hand if you thought you’d see the most prolific passing display in NFL history at Lambeau on Sunday while Aaron Rodgers stood on the sidelines in a parka and blew New Year’s Eve party favors...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 1,760 reads 56 comments

  22. Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: 5 Lions You Must Watch at Lambeau

    There are five Lions you must watch as the regular season comes to a close on New Year’s Day in the village of Green Bay, Wisconsin...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 3,040 reads 15 comments

  23. Matthew Stafford & Calvin Johnson: Best Aerial Assault in the NFL

    As the season is nearly unwrapped, it is now obvious to anybody who watches “America’s Game” that Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson are the best pitch-and-catch combo in the NFL ...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 4,447 reads 13 comments

  24. Detroit Lions vs. San Diego Chargers: 5 Lions You Must Watch Christmas Eve

    There are five Lions you must watch as the Detroit Lions look to punch their ticket for the playoffs with a night-before-Christmas victory over the San Diego Chargers ...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 3,275 reads 11 comments

  25. Detroit Lions: 5 Keys for Matthew Stafford To Become an Elite NFL Quarterback

    Matthew Stafford is not an elite NFL quarterback, yet. The 23-year-old, young signal-caller is already fulfilling the promise shown at Georgia and the Lions ’ practice facility...

    James Van Etten Written by James Van Etten about over 2 years ago 4,235 reads 39 comments