Posts In Category

Detroit Lions

Anything, everything Detroit Lions

Detroit LionsFeatured

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Kerryon Johnson was just a kid when his older siblings hit him with elbows while playing hoops. And his parents, both of whom played college basketball, did not swoop in to save their young son from the physical games. Sure, playing at Auburn and in

Read More
Detroit Lions

CONCESSIONS On a warm sunny morning in Allen Park (where the Lions were hosting the first of two joint practices with the New York Giants) football wasn’t the most exciting headline. The Lions announced an adjustment in Ford Field concession stand prices. Yes, you read that right — $5 beer

Read More
Detroit LionsFeatured

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jon Gruden jawed at the officials, worked closely with the quarterbacks and was once again adored by the Oakland Raiders fans. It was as if he had never left the Coliseum. Jon Gruden was a winner in his return to the sideline for Oakland when the

Read More
Detroit Lions

Game: Detroit Lions at Oakland Raiders Where: Oakland Coliseum When: 7:30pm Pacific / 10:30pm Eastern, Friday August 10, 2018 TV: Fox Sports Detroit Radio: 97.1 Spread: Raiders – 3 The wait is finally over, and the Detroit Lions will kick off their first preseason game against the Oakland Raiders. This

Read More
Detroit Lions

Stafford’s Smile Naysayers might dismiss body language because they don’t understand it, but others (knowledgeable in the field of Communication) analyze the meaning behind photos – giving a clearer picture.  Body language in a single picture often says more than a head coach’s press conference ever will. Last week, a

Read More
Detroit Lions

“Chucky” is back on the sideline at the Coliseum. Jon Gruden makes his return for the Oakland Raiders when they host the Detroit Lions in their exhibition debut on Friday night. Gruden last coached a home contest in Oakland on Jan. 12, 2001, when the Raiders beat the Jets 38-24

Read More
Detroit Lions

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Because he isn’t likely to play more than a series or two in Friday’s preseason opener, Detroit quarterback Matt Stafford has a few modest goals for the Lions offense. “Just execute and communicate at a high level,” Stafford said Wednesday. “Get out there and communicate and

Read More
Detroit LionsFeatured

The Detroit Lions will open their 2018 NFL season at home against the New York Jets on Monday Night Football.  Hopes are high for this Lions team.  The debut season for new Head Coach Matt Patricia should be a good one.  Does that mean playoffs?  The following is a game

Read More
Detroit Lions

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — At last, a new face on the other side of the line. The Oakland Raiders and Detroit Lions conducted the first of two joint practices Tuesday in preparation for their preseason opener Friday at the Oakland Coliseum, allowing players on both teams to get a new

Read More
Detroit Lions

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have removed defensive end Ziggy Ansah from the active/physically unable to perform list. The Lions announced the move Monday. They have not said what injury caused Ansah to go on the PUP list. Ansah hasn’t played a full 16 games since the

Read More