1. Detroit Lions Biggest Need This Offseason Is Obvious

    It's December and that means that draft fever is in full swing, at least in Detroit. Philip Zaroo had an interesting article on MLive.com today that discussed a question many Lion's fans seem to have...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about over 4 years ago 766 reads 24 comments

  2. Summer Bass Fishing: Boat Docks and Cover

    I went to a large private lake not far from my home in South East Michigan. The lake is clear and sandy over most of its bottom. It has significant weedy flats and strong weed lines in many sections...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 1,320 reads 4 comments

  3. Detroit Lions: Follow the BluePrint That Works

    Originally Posted on SportsScribes: Detroit Lion's Blog Page The Detroit Lions need to follow a tried and true plan for success. I spent some time studying statistics from the 2008-2009 NFL season...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 140 reads 9 comments

  4. Detroit Lions: Upgrade Defense, Trade Ronald Curry For Orien Harris

    ESPN.com is reporting that the Detroit Lions have made a move to bolster the defensive line. They traded away free agent acquisition Ronald Curry to St. Louis in exchange for defensive tackle Orien Harris...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 391 reads 2 comments

  5. Zack Follet Is a Perfect Fit for the Detroit Lions

    Originally Featured On Sportsscribes.net Detroit Lions NFL Blog Zack Follett, perhaps the most celebrated seventh-round pick in Lions history, has inked a three-year deal...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 1,501 reads 7 comments

  6. NFL Expert Gives Lions Fans Something To Think About

    In a recent article written by Ross Tucker on SI.com, Greg Cosell was asked several questions, including two that are very relevant to the Detroit Lions...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 944 reads 8 comments

  7. Successful Fishermen Understand the “Why?”

    I always like to tell people that I am not going fishing. I’m going catching. There’s a big difference. I do still go fishing. I love to experiment. Experience truly is the best teacher (if you are paying attention)...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 115 reads 0 comments

  8. Detroit Pistons Free Agency Recap, Rumors, and Current Roster

    The Detroit Pistons were slated to be big players in the free agent market. They were scheduled to have the most cap space available this offseason due to terminating contracts...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 1,645 reads 0 comments

  9. The NBA Championship Likely Will Go with Antonio McDyess This Season

    Anotonio McDyess: An aged veteran in the latter years of his ability with injury concerns. -or- Antonio McDyess: A tough, physical, smart player that is a showcase for effort and desire night in and night out...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 411 reads 2 comments

  10. Detroit Lands Top Two Free Agents, Looks for Coach and Trade Options

    Reports are out that both Villenueva and Gordon will sign with the Pistons. Gordon’s deal is reportedly a five-year, $55 million contract, while Villenueva will receive a five-year, $35 million contract...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 592 reads 2 comments

  11. Detroit Pistons Free Agency Rumors and Possibilities: July 1, 2009

    The Pistons will not, for any reason, combine Rip and Tay in a deal for Chris Bosh. The combined contracts are much more than Bosh’s and would be too much to take on if your Toronto unless you throw in additional players...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 1,602 reads 10 comments

  12. Make No Mistake, The Detroit Pistons Know Who The Next Coach Is

    The firing of Michael Curry on the day before the Free Agency period begins in the NBA certainly raises a few heads. The Pistons are known to be big players this off season and will likely acquire at least two top free agents and possibly a third...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 430 reads 4 comments

  13. Pistons Free Agency Rumors, Possibilities, and More

    When the clock strikes midnight....Joe Dumars has made it abundantly clear that the Pistons will be active this off-season...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 1,644 reads 14 comments

  14. What are the Some of the Possibilities after the Detroit Pistons' Draft?

    A few things appear certain for the Pistons. Rodney Stuckey is the point guard of the future. The Pistons are not happy with their depth, especially in the front court. Some things that aren’t so certain...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 395 reads 0 comments

  15. Offseason 2009: Detroit Pistons Need Star Power and a Leader

    When Detroit shipped off Chauncey Billups, they lost more than just some points and assists. They lost the team leader. Detroit is a team with a strong identity and tradition that is centered around hard work, toughness, defense, and team...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 510 reads 3 comments

  16. Is Kevin Carter More Likely to Play DT?

    It is widely believed Kevin Carter will be a Detroit Lion this summer. The veteran DE comes it over 300 pounds and is more of a first, second, and obvious running situation guy...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 99 reads 2 comments

  17. Detroit Lions Defense: It's Time to Get Big!

    Martin Mayhew talked early on about getting bigger, stronger, and faster on the field. He didn't specify who should get bigger, faster, or stronger though...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 925 reads 5 comments

  18. Can Coaching Alone Make The Detroit Lions a Much Improved Team?

    Recent comments from several Lions' players have me wondering, just how bad was the previous coaching staff? Could they be the main culprit in the winless season last year? Matt Millen has obviously taken most of the criticism...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 556 reads 6 comments

  19. California Trout Fishing at Pinecrest Lake Serves Up a Surprise

    For better or worse, for richer or poorer. I think fishermen should know these vows, married or not. I was fortunate enough to take a vacation last week and visited my wife’s side of the family out in California...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 4,112 reads 7 comments

  20. Greg Ellis Should Play For The Detroit Lions in 2009

    The ongoing saga between the Dallas Cowboys and Greg Ellis is no secret. Now that Jerry Jones has made it public that Ellis will no longer be with the team, it's time to look at where he would fit in...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 887 reads 8 comments

  21. The Detroit Lions' Floor and Ceiling Personnel Strategy

    In an interview posted on the Detroit Lions home page on May 14, 2009, coach Jim Schwartz was quoted as saying: "....we've made a lot of improvements on the back of the roster also...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about 5 years ago 413 reads 11 comments

  22. The Detroit Lions' Biggest Question Is The Defensive Line, Again.

    Out of all the problems the 0-16 Lions had last year, the No. 1 reason they lost so many games was the total lack of anything resembling a run defense. The front seven, well usually eight, guys were man-handled every single week...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about over 5 years ago 740 reads 2 comments

  23. Hunting with Food Plots: A Beginner's Guide

    It’s that time of years, forsythia is blooming, apple trees are blooming, and the grass and trees are beginning to green. The warm temperatures are finally here to stay, well for a few months at least...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about over 5 years ago 927 reads 20 comments

  24. Fish Softly and Carry a Big Stick: Bass Fishing Techniques

    Location, location, location right? Well not exactly. If you want to get after big bass then it's about more than location. You have to have the right tools to get the job done...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about over 5 years ago 221 reads 2 comments

  25. Detroit Lions Rookie Free Agent Mark Parson: The Best of the Bunch

    Rookie free agents are the main focus of the Detroit Lions. There has been some buzz about players that are being released from teams, usually for financial reasons, like Larry Foote, but many of those players are not yet available...

    David McClure Written by David McClure about over 5 years ago 2,842 reads 11 comments