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Detroit Lions: Potential 1st Round Picks

The NFL draft is less than 72 hours away and the anxiety of knowing who the lions will take with the 21st pick is slowly setting in for most fans. With that said here are fifteen possible selections outside, inside, and around the box. Outside the Box: • Reuben Foster, LB, Alabama • Haason Reddick, […]

Lions will re-sign TE Kellen Davis; Rumors speculate over Fauria injury

by Trevor R. Browning   The Detroit Lions plan to re-sign tight end Kellen Davis, according to ProFootballTalk. That’s probably not good news for Joseph Fauria. Fauria aggravated a left ankle injury that has troubled him most of the year in Sunday’s 34-17 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and could miss at least this […]

Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley off crutches; Working on possible return

by Trevor R. Browning   Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell told reporters Monday he wasn’t certain if defensive tackle Nick Fairley would return this season. Fairley, who missed the last four games with a sprained knee, seems a little more optimistic than his head coach. “Right now I’m taking it one day at a […]

Lions-Vikings game moves to 4:25 p.m. start

by Trevor R. Browning   The Detroit Lions’ Week 15 game on Dec. 14th against the Minnesota Vikings has been flexed to a 4:25 p.m. start, the NFL announced today. The game, originally scheduled for 1 p.m., will air on FOX. The Lions-Vikings game is one of two games scheduled for a late-afternoon kick Dec. […]

Reggie Bush limited in practice; Intends to play on Thanksgiving vs. Bears

by Trevor R. Browning   Lions running back Reggie Bush intends to play on Thursday against the Bears.  To do so, he’ll need to overcome another injury. Already dealing with an ankle problem, Bush was limited in Tuesday’s practice with a back injury, too. Limited to playing in only seven games this season, Bush has […]

Lions release TE Kellen Davis to clear roster spot for Rodney Austin

by Trevor R. Browning   Not many NFL teams can afford to keep four healthy Tight End’s on their roster, so the writing was on the wall for Kellen Davis. Needing to add offensive line depth, the Lions released Davis on Tuesday and promoted Rodney Austin off the practice squad. The Lions signed Davis, a […]

Report: Detroit Lions Not Interested in QB Mark Sanchez

  The Detroit Lions find themselves looking for options at backup quarterback behind Matthew Stafford, as Shaun Hill signed a one-year deal with the St. Louis Rams Wednesday. At the owners meetings in Orlando, Florida, general manager Martin Mayhew said that they would consider acquiring a quarterback in free agency or the upcoming draft. There is […]

James Ihedigbo Announces Signing With Detroit Lions on Twitter

  Snatching a top free agent safety was a crucial part of the Detroit Lions offseason plans in 2014. After watching the likes of Jairus Byrd, Donte Whitner and T.J. Ward sign with other franchises meant that the team had to bring in James Ihedigbo to replace Louis Delmas and solidify the need at safety. The news […]