This is the March 11, 2013 news archive. View today's Lions rumors and news.
On the eve of free agency, the Detroit Lions are being linked relatively credibly to a number of significant free agents. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported they are one of two front-runners for safety Dashon Goldson, NFL.com reports "strong buzz" …
Share TweetIt didn't appear the team was any closer to an agreement with quarterback Matthew Stafford on a contract extension that would significantly lower his salary cap number, which stands at $20.8 million.
Jim Trotter: Harvin may be a headache, but that doesn't make him a lost ca…Mar 11The narrative when a talented but troubled player gets traded is always fascinating to me. The discourse goes something like this: I don't care how talented he is, he's not worth the headache.
Don Banks: With Harvin trade, fortune likely to favor bold Seahawks againMar 11For a franchise that has rapidly become known for its fearless, unconventional thinking on personnel matters, Seattle's trade for disgruntled Vikings receiver-return man Percy Harvin on Monday is another bold step. And one that again reinforces the perc…
Minnesota Vikings to trade Percy Harvin to Seattle Seahawks -- sourceMar 11The Minnesota Vikings have agreed to trade wide receiver Percy Harvin to the Seattle Seahawks, a source confirmed to ESPN.com's John Clayton.
Peter King: Some things to expect as free agency gets set to openMar 11All's quiet on the free-agency front, one day from the opening of the market, Tuesday at 4 p.m. Some of the front office guys I speak to regularly were on lockdown over the weekend, not allowed to spill anything for risk of alienating a player or agent,…