ESPN.com 21 hours agoLions coach Jim Caldwell: Joique Bell 'well on his way' to healthShare TweetESPN.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)Detroit Lions WR Golden Tate believes Brady's punishment fits, if he was involvedShare Tweet
Lions rookie Alex Carter's life was altered one February day in 2012ESPN.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)Lions rookie Alex Carter's life was altered one February day in 2012Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 30 (2 days ago)Tackle Gosder Cherilus spent the first five years of his career with the Lions and he may get a chance to resume his career there after being released by the Colts. Cherilus visited with the Bills on Wednesday, but, according to multiple reports, will b…Share Tweet
Darius Slay: Not much difference between Detroit’s D and Seattle’sprofootballtalk.com Jul 26 (6 days ago)The Seahawks are widely regarded as having the best defense in the NFL over the last few years, but Lions cornerback Darius Slay says the defense in Detroit is as good as the defense in Seattle. “We’ve got the same kind of talent they got,” Slay told th…Share Tweetlionsgab.com Jul 23Sports Illustrated has put out a piece on the “Worst non-active player by franchise” for each and every franchise, the Lions included. The player that the author the piece, Doug Farrar, picked was a memorable player for all the wrong reasons – that bein…Share Tweet
Even across from Megatron, Tate doesn’t view himself as No. 2profootballtalk.com Jul 23There’s no shame in being a No. 2 receiver with Calvin Johnson as a teammate, but Golden Tate doesn’t want to hear that he’s the Lions’ second receiver. Tate, who led the Lions in catches and receiving yards last season while Johnson missed time with in…Share Tweetlionsgab.com Jul 16He was one of the greatest running backs in the history of the NFL. Hard to believe that he walked away from the game some 17 years ago, but for Barry Sanders, he is still remembered as one of the most hard to tackle backs in the history of the game. Sa…Share Tweet
Lions safety Glover Quin reflects on 2014, raises 2015 expectationsESPN.com Jul 16Lions safety Glover Quin reflects on 2014, raises 2015 expectationsShare Tweetyahoo.com Jul 15There are certain NFL franchises which, year in and year out, face the same old trite jokes about losing ... year in and year out. But do you know which team has had the longest drought without a playoff victory? The list might surprise you a bit. Seven…Share Tweet
Elvis Grbac sees an improved Matthew Stafford at quarterback for LionsESPN.com Jul 13Elvis Grbac sees an improved Matthew Stafford at quarterback for LionsShare TweetLions’ star receiver Calvin Johnson doesn’t think he is old, overpaid or in decline, Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press reports. “I’m just playing my game,” he said. “Doing what I set out to do.” The assertion the eight-year veteran makes himself…Share TweetLions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata said recently he has “never been a part of a defense like this,” Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press reports. “It’s exciting, man,” he said. “I’ve never been a part of a defense like this,” Ngata said. “You have…Share Tweet
Tony Dungy expects some young Lions players to “really take off” this yearprofootballtalk.com Jul 7Lions coach Jim Caldwell spent many years as an assistant to Tony Dungy on the Colts’ coaching staff and the two men helped lead Indianapolis to a Super Bowl title during their time on the sideline together. Dungy isn’t predicting that kind of run for C…Share Tweet
Golden Tate taking better care of his bodyprofootballtalk.com Jul 6Lions receiver Golden Tate has finally beaten his donut habit. After a career season in 2014, Tate (whose rookie season in Seattle included the alleged theft of Top Pot donuts) has focused on taking better care of his body. “I’ve been doing some yoga, t…Share Tweet
Austin Collie catches TD in CFL debutprofootballtalk.com Jul 5July is a very slow month in the NFL until training camps open and July 4 falling on Saturday means it has been even quieter than usual the last few days, but it was opening weekend for the B.C. Lions in the CFL. That meant it was also time for wide rec…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jul 5Five offensive playmakers to keep an eye on at Bills camp. TE Arthur Lynch is hoping for a better second season with the Ravens. Seeing similarities between this year’s Patriots Defense and last year’s Lions unit. QB Jake Heaps faces an uphill climb to …Share TweetSanders, a tight end for the Lions from 1968 to 1977, helped redefine a position that had been traditionally reserved for stolid blockers.Share Tweet
For Lions to be elite, it starts with Matthew StaffordESPN.com Jul 1For Lions to be elite, it starts with Matthew StaffordShare Tweet
Countdown: A Week in the Life of the ’95 PackersCNNSI.com Jul 1Favre’s game against the Lions, as well as past injuries, left him battered, bruised and in full recuperation mode on Monday morning. (Focus on Sports/Getty Images) This week The MMQB is running several past stories by Peter King from the pages of Sport…Share Tweetlionsgab.com Jul 1It’s time for the Lions to take the next step, according to the team’s best player on offense last year, Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press reports. “I think it’s time for us to consistently, year in and year out, win ballgames,” receiver Golden …Share Tweet
Health of Stephen Tulloch, DeAndre Levy key to Detroit's plansJul 27ESPN Lions reporter Michael Rothstein discusses the health of the linebackers heading into camp.
Joique Bell's health one of Lions' questions heading to campJul 17ESPN Lions reporter Michael Rothstein discusses three key questions heading into training camp.
Serena's many admirersJul 11Tennis players Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler, golfer Jordan Spieth and Lions WR Calvin Johnson express their admiration for Serena Williams.
OTL25: Multiple DUI chargesJul 1In 2012, former Detroit Lions defensive tackle Reggie Rogers refuses to talk after his seventh arrest for DUI.
Tom Brady hurting only himself with Deflategate defianceJul 30The more Tom Brady fights to clear his name, the more damage he's doing to his reputation, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
The MMQB MailbagJul 22Today is a good day for logic around the NFL. Because: • The Tennessee Titans on Tuesday signed the second pick in the draft, quarterback Marcus Mariota, meaning that five days before the first practice of the NFL preseason, all 32 first-round picks hav…
Let's Go CampingJul 20Time for the 2015 Training Camp Primer. Everything you need to know about the NFL’s 32 training camps, with some fun on the side. Clip and save. First things first, though. It was a notable Saturday evening for the Favre family. Not only did the famous …
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