Archive for the ‘Detroit Lions’ Category

Detroit Lions may return top 7 OL in 2022: ‘I think we can be great’

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022

They don’t have a game-wrecking talent on defense like Aaron Donald or Nick Bosa, but the Detroit Lions do share one thing in common with the two participants in this week’s NFC championship game. Like the Los Angeles Rams and San Francisco 49ers, the Lions have one of the best offensive lines in the NFC — a group anchored by a veteran left tackle and made even better by continuity.

David Bakhtiari details struggles with returning to field due to knee issues

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Left tackle David Bakhtiari tried extremely hard to get back into the lineup as the playoffs approached for the Green Bay Packers. He played 27 snaps in the team’s regular season finale against the Detroit Lions with hopes of pushing through his lingering his knee issues. Ultimately, the ongoing problems with his surgically-repaired knee kept [more]

Bears complete second interview with Jim Caldwell

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

The Chicago Bears have wrapped up their second interview with Jim Caldwell for their open head coaching position. Caldwell met with new Bears General Manager Ryan Poles, who was hired by the team earlier in the day on Tuesday. Caldwell has twice been a head coach in the NFL with the Colts and Detroit Lions. [more]

Matthew Stafford doesn’t know why former Detroit Lions teammate Ndamukong Suh hates him

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Kelly Stafford addressed the relationship between former teammates Matthew Stafford and Ndamukong Suh, after a play during Sunday's NFC playoff game.

Aziz Ansari pokes fun at Aaron Rodgers vaccine controversy in new Netflix special

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Ansari cracked, "This guy makes a living getting hit in the head," in the new "Nightclub Comedian."

Lions 1 of just 3 teams that could be forced into “Hard Knocks” 2022

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

With the latest news that Saints head coach Sean Payton is stepping down, this is turning out to be one of the busiest head coaching carousels in NFL history. There are now nine teams currently searching for their next head coach. That means a lot of parity, but it also means a lot of teams can no longer be forced to appear on HBO’s behind-the-scenes training camp documentary series “Hard Knocks.

After a wild playoff weekend, what future is in store for the NFC North?

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

Well that was fun. Football fans got one hell of a Christmas gift with the NFL Divisional Round playoffs. Four games of extremely excellent caliber, high-flying drama and live wire action.

Who should act as Lions head coach at the Senior Bowl?

Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

But a new Senior Bowl rule will give both teams a new benefit. Starting this year, the head coach of each team will act as more of an advisor, giving the rest of the coaching staff an opportunity to take on bigger roles. Here’s how it works, per the Senior Bowl’s official website: For the first time in the game’s rich history, head coaches will serve in more an advisory capacity while promoting select assistants into leadership roles on the staff (e.g. running backs coach to head coach, secondar...

Lions shut out of PFWA’s All-NFC team

Monday, January 24th, 2022

The Detroit Lions were shut out of PFWA's All-NFC team

Report: Bears want second interview with ex-Lions coach Jim Caldwell for head-coaching vacancy

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Former Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell is emerging as a finalist for the vacant job with the Chicago Bears. The NFL Network reports the Bears want a second interview with Caldwell for their head-coaching vacancy. The team is also interested in second talks with Cowboys defensive coordinator Dan Quinn and Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus.