Posts Tagged ‘Detroit Lions’

50 years ago: Remembering Lions’ Chuck Hughes, only man to die in NFL game

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Sharon wasn’t allowed on the field the day her husband died. Security guards wouldn’t let her to come to his aid and check her worst fears. Those fears were realized when she was invited to ride in the ambulance with him to the hospital on a day she will never forget: Sunday, Oct. 24, 1971.

Lions QB Jared Goff trying to bury his bitterness heading into Los Angeles homecoming

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

But it doesn’t take much prodding for the Detroit Lions quarterback to open up about his unceremonious exit from a place he once took all the way to a Super Bowl. Of course you’re motivated, and of course you have the chip on your shoulder,” Goff said after practice on Wednesday. I’ve spoken about that.

Detroit Lions sign wide receiver Geronimo Allison from practice squad

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

The Detroit Lions have signed veteran wide receiver Geronimo Allison from their practice squad. Allison was activated ahead of last week’s loss, logging 13 offensive snaps and another 15 on special teams. Detroit’s receiver room was a point of concern entering the season, then top wideout Tyrell Williams went down with a brain/injury concussion in the opener and Quintez Cephus broke his collarbone.

The good, the bad and the ugly in the Bengals’ 34-11 win over the Lions

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

The running backs helped in the passing game and in protection, while Chase popped two big receptions on the day. It was just a nicely-executed day on offense with a lot of players chipping in for the win. Gio 2.0?

Tank Time: What we learned, Bengals @ Lions

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

He's been one of the Lions worst players, likely on par with Will Harris for worst Lions player in the past month. Sure, he doesn't have a lot of help. But didn't he have plenty of help in LA and no rings came from it?

With roster changes looming, Lions’ practice squad protections stay the same

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell plans to “shake things up” on the roster, but when it comes to the practice squad, there were no changes made in Week 7. As always, they have elected to not only protect the maximum four players but the same four players that were protected last several weeks: Steven Montez, QB Bruce Hector, DL Jalen Elliott, S Ryan Santoso, K The strategy of protecting Montez is sound, as reserve quarterback Tim Boyle is still expected to be on injured reserve a bit longer.

Winless Lions hit the bottom in NFL power polls

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

The Detroit Lions are at the bottom of almost every NFL power poll as the last winless team

Next Gen Stats data shows how well the Lions CBs covered Bengals WRs

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Lions rookie CB Jerry Jacobs allowed Ja'marr Chase over a full yard less of separation than what Kalif Raymond got against his Bengals counterpart

NFL power rankings: Winless Detroit Lions, finally, fall to No. 32

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Detroit Lions may beat the Houston Texans and Jacksonville Jaguars on a neutral field, but they are the only winless team left in the NFL

NFL Power Rankings: Lamar Jackson and Ravens overcame challenges and are contenders again

Monday, October 18th, 2021

After a tough start to the season, the Ravens are rolling yet again.