Detroit Lions

Roster review: How will the Lions increase Jesse James’ role?

Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports Can they? Should they? Last year around this time, it looked like the Detroit Lions had finally turned around their tight end position after years of struggling to find a solution. They had spent their first-round pick on T.J. Hockenson, and thrown a lot of money at arguably...

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Open thread: What do you think of the NFL’s training camp adjustments?

Photo by Allan Dranberg/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The NFL announced some adjustments for 2020 training camp in response to the coronavirus crisis. The NFL made some noteworthy announcements on Tuesday regarding 2020 training camps across the league. While there were initially concerns due...

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Report: Lions training camp to remain in Allen Park this year

Photo by Allan Dranberg/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The Lions training camp will not have to be moved this year. Last week, a story emerged that the Detroit Lions had an offer from a West Virginia resort to host training camp for the team this coming July. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which...

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Marvin Jones hosts rookie Quintez Cephus for offseason workouts

Photo by: 2019 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images via Getty Images Jones is doing his best to forge the path for the Detroit Lions’ young receivers. With team facilities still closed for player workouts, NFL athletes must come up with creative ways to connect with their teammates, either virtually or in-person....

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Open thread: Which football video game was your favorite?

Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images From NCAA to Madden, there have been many over the years. It’s video game week at SB Nation, and what better topic with all the time we have in quarantine. Folks are dusting off the old discs and consoles and reminiscing on what used to be. Whether that’s EA’s Madden...

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Pride of Detroit Video Game Week: Charity Drive schedule

Photo by Uwe Anspach/picture alliance via Getty Images Want to play some games with the POD staff, talk Lions football, and raise some money to help the community? Here’s how: This week’s theme across SB Nation is Video Games. Video games and sports have been linked since the inception of video games,...

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Pride of Detroit Video Game Week: Fundraiser, schedule

Photo by Uwe Anspach/picture alliance via Getty Images Want to play some games with the POD staff, talk Lions football, and raise some money to help the community? Here’s how: This week’s theme across SB Nation is Video Games. Video games and sports have been linked since the inception of video games,...

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The top 10 NFL quarterbacks heading into 2020

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports We count down the top 10 current quarterbacks in the NFL. It’s officially list season. With no offseason workouts or practices to report upon, and nothing on the NFL schedule for at least a couple months, it’s officially Reach For Content season. And what better way...

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When should the Lions consider finding Matthew Stafford’s successor?

Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports It’s a tough subject to broad, but one the Lions will have to consider life after Stafford sooner rather than later. I miss sports so much right now. It feels like it's been 25 years since we last watched the Detroit Lions play football. Now we’re trapped in that part...

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Ranking the top 5 defensive tackles in the NFC North

Photo by Roy K. Miller/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Who are the best interior defenders in the division? It might be a golden age in defensive tackle play across the NFL. The Los Angeles Rams’ Aaron Donald might be the greatest defensive tackle of all time. The San Francisco 49ers got to the...

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Open thread: Who is the best player in the NFL?

Photo by Scott W. Grau/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Which player tops the league’s best? NFL rankings and lists are a common sight during an offseason, and given the uncertainty surrounding the year ahead, we might be in store for more. Power rankings are used as a look ahead, seeing which teams...

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Open thread: Who has the best secondary in the NFC North?

Photo by Steven King/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Are the Lions making the case already? Go ahead and fact check me, but I don’t think any area got addressed more than the secondary this offseason in the NFC North. In Detroit, the Lions had to address their need at cornerback with the loss of...

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Ask POD: LISTCAST is here!

Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports Send us your Lions questions and we’ll answer them! Simple as that! Time for another Detroit Lions mailbag. As we get nearer and nearer to the offseason potentially returning to normal—the NFL expects coaches to be back in their facilities by next week—the prospect of...

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Open thread: Do you still believe in Jarrad Davis?

Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports Entering the final year of his rookie deal, do you believe Davis will turn it around? For the past three years, Jarrad Davis has done everything right off the field. He’s earned the coaches’ praises by regularly being the first guy in the building and one of the last players...

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Notes: Jaguars confirm Detroit Lions would’ve played in London this season

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The Lions would’ve played in London this year had COVID-19 not spread worldwide. Due to the uncertain nature of international travel amidst the coronavirus pandemic, the NFL was forced to postpone their international series of games for the entire 2020 season. Prior to...

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PHOTOS: Jarrad Davis got crazy swole this offseason

@mecastrong on Instagram Davis continues to do everything he can off the field to get better. Jarrad Davis is entering a critical year for his future. With his fifth-year option declined earlier this offseason after a disappointing start to his career, the former first-round pick is entering what...

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5 days ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

Lions' Kerryon Johnson's Brother Kerron Stranded in Romania Due to COVID-19

Former Belmont University guard Kerron Johnson said Thursday he's been stuck in Romania for over two months because of travel restrictions related to the coronavirus pandemic...

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Sam Martin: Lions offered a contract, but Denver’s offer was ‘more appealing’

Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images The Lions reportedly offered Martin a chance to come back, but he found a better deal in Denver. The Detroit Lions let punter Sam Martin go this offseason in a move that left many fans scratching their heads. Martin had his ups and downs in Detroit, but he left...

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NFL.com writer predicts Matthew Stafford to win passing title in 2020

Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images 2019 was one hell of a half-year for Matthew Stafford. In his first season under offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell, Stafford posted the best passer rating of his career (106.0), the highest yards per attempt (8.6) and his greatest touchdown percentage (6.5). Had...

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Open thread: Will the NFL make changes to the onside kick situation?

Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images The latest proposal was tabled on Thursday. The NFL is not always the fastest-moving organization, but that does not preclude it from making some changes. Last offseason saw the introduction of the pass interference review, and while that seemed like a poor decision...

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