Archive for the ‘Detroit Lions’ Category

Falcons to wear gradient uniforms vs. Lions

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

The team revealed several different uniform combinations this offseason, and argaubly the one that stuck out the most was their gradient uniform. Per the Falcons jersey schedule, the team will be wearing them this Sunday against the Detroit Lions. The look itself has been widely controversial among fans.

Why the Detroit Lions aren’t concerned with building momentum after win over Jaguars

Monday, October 19th, 2020

The Detroit Lions didn't spend much time celebrating and don't believe in momentum from a victory. They would rather focus on consistent preparation.

KEY QUESTIONS: How can Lions build off positive defensive performance?

Monday, October 19th, 2020

How can the Lions carry over their defensive performance from Sunday to this week's game in Atlanta? The Lions executed well on defense Sunday. Patricia said he especially liked a lot of the fundamental plays that showed up on tape Monday like pad level, hand placement and guys being in the right fits.

Trey Flowers’ elite all-around showing boosts Detroit’s defensive line in dominating win

Monday, October 19th, 2020

The Detroit Lions made some critical defensive adjustments in Sunday’s win against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Detroit sent more pressure and dropped back in zone coverage more than it had all season. While Matt Patricia’s defensive adjustments deserve credit, it’s hard to look past what Trey Flowers accomplished in Jacksonville.

The good, the bad and the ugly from the Jaguars’ 34-16 loss vs. Lions

Monday, October 19th, 2020

There isn't a lot to smile about in the Jags' locker room, but Keelan Cole has been a bright spot for the team.

Lions now sit 11th in 2021 NFL Draft order after Week 6

Monday, October 19th, 2020

There are 10 teams with one or fewer wins ahead of the Lions in the draft order

Lions dial up lots of pressure with new defensive approach, but will they stick with it?

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Of course the Detroit Lions would like to rush opposing quarterbacks. But they’ve always been reluctant to throw bodies at the issue under Matt Patricia. They want to get home with as few players as possible, while sitting back in man coverages that prevent big plays and force the opponent into mistakes.

D’Andre Swift proves why he should be Detroit Lions’ feature back going forward

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett updates the stock of Detroit Lions players following a dominant win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Florida weather wreaks havoc on Detroit Lions as Matthew Stafford finally gets TD vs. Jaguars

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

The Detroit Lions played eight different offensive linemen Sunday after starters Tyrell Crosby and Halapoulivaati Vaitai left with dehydration.

Lions score 34 points despite losing entire right side of their offensive line to dehydration

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

The Detroit Lions' offensive line has been a strength for the team this season, which is kind of remarkable considering they’ve already played multiple games without multiple starters in the early going of the season. They dealt with even more issues on Sunday in their 34-16 win against Jacksonville, losing the entire right side of their offensive front to the Florida heat.