Detroit Lions’ Johnny Culbreath Arrest Brings Disappointment

Several media outlets (I’m citing Dave Birkett’s article at the Detroit Free Press website, conveniently sporting Culbreath’s mugshots) have reported that Lions offensive tackle Johnny Culbreath was arrested on Monday for simple drug possession. The rookie, a late-round draft pick […]

Potential Cortland Finnegan Free Agency Teases Detroit Lions Fans

When Cortland Finnegan talks these days, Lions fans listen. Late last week, The Tennessean reported that the Titans cornerback “remains pessimistic about his chances of returning to the team in 2012,” even following the recent executive shuffling in Tennessee’s front […]

Will the Detroit Lions Carry Three Quarterbacks Again in 2012?

I was surprised when I read in a post by Detroit Free Press writer Dave Birkett that only 14 teams in the NFL carried three quarterbacks for the entire season. I understand that each spot is vitally important to get […]

Jason Hanson’s Value to the Detroit Lions

I’m biased when it comes to Lions kicker Jason Hanson. He’s the only player left on the team from my days in Michigan. Considering how long ago that was, I allow myself some room for nostalgia. I agree with observers […]

Meet Ndomukong Suh, Engineer

As I watched Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndomukong Suh tour the image rehabilitation landscape with appearances on CBS’ The NFL Today and NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, I hoped for him to do well but looked for him to […]

Stafford Garners Comeback Award, Sets Up Next Generation of Winners

Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford emerged as the winner of the Comeback Player of the Year Award for 2011 in the wake of a Lions season that saw industrial strength numbers, late-game comebacks, another amazing year from a guy called […]

Wishing Upon a Lions Off-Season

A good team on its way to becoming great. That’s the common refrain following the Detroit Lions’ first winning season since 2000. In a circumstance that only Detroit could experience, the club’s very appearance as a wild card team was […]

Detroit Lions Award Futures Contracts for 2012—Wait, What Are They Again?

I’d never paid attention to these before, but now I’m intrigued. With a new day dawning in Allen Park, futures contracts suddenly sound exciting, progressive, forward thinking. I had to know more. Turns out the flurry of futures contract signings […]