This is the March 18, 2013 news archive. View today's Lions rumors and news.
The bad news for the Lions is that they were such a bad team that they had Top 2 draft picks in three straight years from 2007 to 2009. The good news for the Lions is that unlike in earlier years, the Lions actually drafted well with their high picks, t…Share Tweet
PHOENIX -- What is the old saying? Sometimes, the best deals are the ones you don't make. Last year around this time, the Detroit Lions offered defensive end Cliff Avril a three-year contract worth $30 million in lieu of making him their franchise playe…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Mar 18, 2013The market for free agent defensive ends has been weaker than anticipated, which isn’t great news for Osi Umenyiora. Umenyiora huffed and puffed for years to get out of his contract with the Giants, finally succeeding when the team restructured his contShare Tweet
Jahvid Best is “never giving up hope”profootballtalk.com Mar 18, 2013Lions running back Jahvid Best is in Baltimore to be honored as one of the 32 Ed Block Courage Award winners from around the NFL. Best was given the honor by his teammates after a 2012 season that never happened for the running back, who remains sidelin…Share Tweet