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Lions Place Starting Wide Out Marvin Jones on IR

The season is over for wide out Marvin Jones Jr., as today the Lions placed the starting wide receiver on injured reserve according to Tim Twentyman of detroitlions.com. Jones has missed the past two games with a knee injury. Initially the Lions were optimistic about the injury, calling it a “bone bruise” and denying that […]

Lions at Vikings NFL Week Nine Inactives

Here’s today’s inactives for the Lions and Vikings NFC North matchup in Minnesota Lions RB Ameer Abdullah OG Joe Dahl OT Andrew Donnal DE Kerry Hyder DE Eric Lee LB Jalen Reeves-Maybin LB Kelvin Sheppard Vikings LB Anthony Barr DE Tashawn Bower OG Tom Compton WR Stefon Diggs S Andrew Sendejo QB Kyle Sloter RB […]

Center Travis Swanson Placed on IR; Career with Lions May Be Over

Travis Swanson may have played his last game with the Lions, Justin Rogers of the Detroit News reports. The team placed the starting center on injured reserve Friday morning, following a setback earlier in the week during his recovery from a concussion. This marks the second consecutive year his season has been ended by a […]

Jim Caldwell Gives an Update on the Hand Injury for QB Matthew Stafford

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford suffered an injury to his throwing hand Sunday when he was stepped on by Terrell Suggs after throwing a fourth-quarter interception against Baltimore. He left the game — the first time that’s happened since Week 8 of 2015 — and was replaced by Jake Rudock. He underwent X-rays at M&T Bank Stadium, […]

Lions Rookie LB Jarrad Davis on the Practice Field After Missing Week Three

Rookie linebacker Jarrad Davis was on the practice field Wednesday for the Lions after missing their loss to Atlanta last weekend because of a concussion. The Lions listed Davis, their first-round draft pick, as limited in practice. Also limited Wednesday were safety Glover Quin, cornerback Jamal Agnew, wide receiver Kenny Golladay, center Travis Swanson, safety […]

NFL Week One Inactives – Cardinals vs Lions

Cardinals: Deone Bucannon (LB) Alani Fua (LB) Ronald Zamort (CB) Robert Nkemdiche (DT) Blaine Gabbert (QB) Chad Williams (WR) Scooby Wright (LB) Lions: Khyri Thornton (DT) Brandon Chubb (LB) Armonty Bryant (DE) Kerry Hyder (DT) Mike James (RB) Brandon Copeland (LB) Jordan Hill (DT)

Lions Starting Training Camp with Injury Issues on the Offensive and Defensive Lines

There’s already some trying issues on both the offensive and defensive lines for the Lions, as today the AP reported that the team is being tested due to injury. The Lions are beginning training camp with high hopes after making the playoffs a season ago, but they already have their share of issues on the […]

Lions QB Matthew Stafford Says Injured Finger Just Needed Rest

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford injured the middle finger on his throwing hand late last season, which contributed to a sharp decline in his performance down the stretch. But Stafford says all is well with the finger, Justin Rogers of Detroit News reports. “(It) just needed rest,” Stafford said. “No surgery, no procedure, anything like that. […]