This is the October 19, 2013 news archive. View today's Lions rumors and news.
Share TweetAllen Park — After signing with the Lions on Monday, Dorin Dickerson's stay in Detroit didn't even last until his first possible game.Share TweetNFL Vice President of Operations Merton Hanks, the man who fines players for on-field misconduct, says he wanted to do something this week to make Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh take notice. Hanks admits that Suh’s hit on Browns quarterback Brando…Source: profootballtalk.com
Work ethic propels Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy into spotlightUpdated Oct 19 Share TweetLevy signed a three-year, $9.75 million contract in March, but the Lions linebacker's parents still work full-time jobs, his dad on the line at a steel factory and his mom at a medical office.Share TweetDetroit News writers Chris McCosky, Josh Katzenstein, Bob Wojnowski and John Niyo predict the winner of Sunday's Lions-Bengals matchup at Ford Field.
Rookies to Watch - Week 7Oct 19Daniel Jeremiah unveils his picks for which rookies will make the biggest impact during Week 7.
Clayton: Bum Phillips a character who will be missedOct 19Longtime Oilers coach Bum Phillips, who died Friday at age 90, was one of the game's great characters, John Clayton writes.