Bill Belichick and Kyle Shanahan Slapped with Fines


The fines were finally handed down today from the NFL to New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and other coaches for actions construed as misconduct towards replacement referees–and they are steep. Belichick has to pay $50,000 for touching a replacement […]

The Big Reasons Why the NFL Statement On MNF Officiating was Delayed


This morning the NFL announced they would be making an official statement on the disastrous officiating from last night’s Monday Night Football game between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks. Why not release the statement instead of talking about […]

The Flipside to the Replacement Referee Debacle

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The game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers seems to be the icing on the cake for the officiating this season. Bad calls, missed calls, miscommunication between refs, overturning calls that were actually right and a blown […]

Guess What Caused the Miscue at the End of the Detroit Lions Loss?


The snafu at the end of the wild game between the Detroit Lions and the Tennessee Titans is finally explained. Or not, depending on your point of view. What happened during that last play to end the game with Detroit’s […]

Evaluating the 5 Key Points the Detroit Lions Needed for a Win


  A few days before the Detroit Lions took the field, I highlighted the five key points they would need in order to get a victory. Below is each point and how the Lions actually did on Sunday. 1 – Matthew […]

Legatron: Jason Hanson Kicks AND Punts Now?


Everyone who pays attention to the Detroit Lions on a regular basis knows that Jason Hanson is invaluable to the team. There are so many things to praise about Hanson and his career – a 21 year career with the […]

Matthew Stafford’s Injury is Only Part of His Worries


It seems that Matthew Stafford can’t catch a break. After Detroit Lions coaches and fans had high hopes for the season, between the Stafford to Calvin Johnson connections, the defensive line that was supposed to be superb or the added running […]

Five Key Points Needed For a Detroit Lions Victory

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The Detroit Lions might have just come off one of the most hyped games this season, but it doesn’t mean they need to be any less prepared for the rest of their games. They could even use a little more prep […]

Matthew Stafford’s Accuracy: Is It Really Off?

Cary Edmondson-US PRESSWIRE

Matthew Stafford does not seem to be off to a stellar start this season with the Detroit Lions. Luckily, the record is 1 – 1 and not 0-2 on the first two games. Because it was very close to being […]

The Detroit Lions Play the Cornerback Shuffle: Waive Kevin Barnes and Claim Jerome Murphy


The cornerback shuffle continues in Detroit. On Tuesday, the Detroit Lions claimed cornerback Jerome Murphy from the New Orleans Saints after they released him Monday afternoon. To make room for him on the roster, the Lions released Kevin Barnes after […]

Detroit Lions Injury Update: Drayton Florence Surgery, Bill Bentley Might Return


  Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz didn’t give much away recently when asked about Drayton Florence’s injury Sunday night. He said tests and xrays were being done and a prognosis would be made later. It appears later is already happening […]

San Francisco 49ers Joe Staley Bashes Detroit Lions Defensive Line


The bad blood between the Detroit Lions and the San Francisco 49ers continues to grow. Joe Staley, the offensive tackle for the 49ers, can’t seem to stop bashing on the Lions, even after the game. First, he couldn’t stop talking […]