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Lions Expected To Slap WR Kenny Golladay with the Franchise Tag

The Lions will have a tough decision to make this offseason about wide out Kenny Golladay, and NFL insider Jason La Canfora says he’s expecting the Lions to place the franchise tag on the 27-year-old. Golladay in four seasons with the Lions has 21 touchdowns with 183 pass receptions for 3068 yards. The receiver is […]

Lions Set to Hire Saints Assistant Coach Dan Campbell as New HC

The Lions are set to hire their next head coach, as Saints assistant/tight ends coach Dan Campbell is set to be the team’s new voice. Detroit had to wait for the Saints to be eliminated from the playoffs in order to hire Campbell, and that happened Sunday thanks to Tom Brady and the Bucs in […]

Lions to Chat with Saints Assistant/TE Coach Dan Campbell About Coaching Position

The Lions have been busy speaking to possible new head coaches since the season ended, and today they will have another interview, that being with Saints assistant head coach/tight ends coach Dan Campbell. Campbell has been on the Lions list, but wasn’t able to speak to any team until the Saints completed their wild card […]

Could the Lions Move on From QB Stafford This Offseason?

The Lions will have a very tough decision to make this offseason when it comes to the quarterback position and the future for vet Matthew Stafford. Stafford will cost over $21 million on the cap in 2021, and he’s got three years left on his current deal with the Lions. Some feel it’s time for […]

Lions to Speak to Former Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff About Vacancy

The Lions are moving forward looking for their next coach as well as general manager after firing Matt Patricia and Bob Quinn. Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports that the Lions will speak to former Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff. As Pelissero tweeted out, Dimitroff is a two-time NFL Executive of the Year. He built […]

Lions Cut the Cord, Fire Coach Matt Patricia and GM Bob Quinn

The Lions have seen enough, announcing on Saturday that they have fired head coach Matt Patrica as well as general manager Bob Quinn. The Detroit Lions announced today that Bob Quinn and Matt Patricia have been relieved of their duties. pic.twitter.com/Tz5Rc7y53Y — Detroit Lions (@Lions) November 28, 2020 The club had little success under Patricia, […]

Lions RB D’Andre Swift’s Availability for Sunday in Doubt Due to Concussion

Lions rookie running back D’Andre Swift didn’t practice Thursday due to a concussion, leaving his status for Sunday’s game against the Panthers in doubt considering the NFL’s concussion protocol rules, Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com reports. It’s not clear when Swift suffered the concussion. He was not listed on the team’s injury report Wednesday and spoke […]

Stafford’s Injured Thumb Shouldn’t Cost Him Any Playing Time

Matthew Stafford guided Detroit to a last-second win, playing one of his best games of the season despite suffering a thumb injury early in Detroit’s 30-27 victory over Washington. The injury shouldn’t cost the Lions QB any time, Kevin Patra of NFL.com reports. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday morning that X-rays on Stafford’s […]