Detroit Lions Offense: Where They Went Wrong

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What exactly did we say in our pre-game analysis of the Detroit Lions? I believe it was that each team should stick to their strengths and be themselves. Well, the San Francisco 49ers played the way they should and the […]

Harbaugh / Schwartz Handshake II: Lions vs. 49ers Preview of NFL Week 2 Matchup

Andrew Weber--US PRESSWIRE

Sunday night, primetime football. The Detroit Lions and San Francisco 49ers will be lined up head-to-head in “game of the week” fashion come 8pm tomorrow. Matthew Stafford will look to overpower Patrick Willis and the Niners defense with their yet-to-be-seen […]

Detroit Lions Secondary Still Questionable For Week 2


Tim Fuller–US PRESSWIRE The Detroit Lions may have a daunting task ahead of them this Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers. As if the running combo of Frank Gore and Kendall Hunter wasn’t enough, the Lions will have to stop […]

Detroit Lions Have A Hard Test, Early.

Andrew Weber--US PRESSWIRE

When The University Of Michigan opened up their season against the Alabama Crimson Tide, many in the state of Michigan were quite optimistic.  Why shouldn’t they have been? They have Heisman hopeful Denard Robinson, and though he doesn’t have the […]

Detroit Lions Practice: Chris Houston In, Calvin Johnson Out.


No need to sound the alarm just yet.  While Calvin Johnson did sit out the Detroit Lions practice this Wednesday, he was seen holding a clipboard, working with the wide receivers group. He appeared to be uninjured, and if he is, it’s likely […]

Grading The Detroit Lions Week 1


The Detroit Lions had an interesting game in week 1, against the St. Louis Rams. For a minute, things looked great.  Matthew Stafford drove the offense down the field, getting the Lions down to the 2 yard line.  But in the blink of an […]

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford Tosses 3 Interceptions and 1 Game Winning Touchdown

Lions Week 1 win

The hype, the crowd noise, the anticipation to the Detroit Lions 2012 season opener all diminished by halftime against the St. Louis Rams. The lethal passing attack stymied by the Rams pesky defense was almost enough to put the game […]

Shallow Detroit Lions Secondary Will Be Tested Early And Often

Lions Secondary 2

With the Detroit Lions suffering losses to the secondary in the preseason, it has been a tough road already–and it’s only week 1. Specifically, rookie cornerback Bill Bentley and Chris Houston, another cornerback, were just two of the casualties against the Oakland […]

The Detroit Lions Run Game? Don’t Sweat It

Lions Passing

Much is being made about the lack of depth at the running back position for the Detroit Lions. With Jahvid Best being placed on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list, and Mikel Leshoure missing the first two games of […]

Detroit Lions Young Captains Motivated By Honors


The Detroit Lions have named six captains for the upcoming 2012 season.  Each year, the players on the team vote for the captains, making the honor even more rewarding, knowing that coaches and players alike have their respect–both on and […]

Detroit Lions’ Jahvid Best Expected To Play In Week 7

Jahvid Best

It has been a struggle for Jahvid Best for nearly a year now.  The Detroit Lions running back electrified the offensive backfield with his incredible speed and quick agility.  Best was the best compliment–pun intended– out of the backfield, to the Lions’ […]

Detroit Lions Secondary Still A Concern Headed Into Week 1

Lions Secondary

“Severely challenged.”  That’s what Detroit Lions Head Coach Jim Schwartz had to say about the Lions’ secondary after their final preseason game against the Buffalo Bills.  For fans at Ford Field last Thursday it was a sight all too familiar, […]