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Detroit Lions 2021 Schedule Released

Detroit Lions 2021 Schedule Released

DETROIT, May 14, 2021 ~ Wednesday, the Detroit Lions 2021 schedule was released, and they have a challenging season ahead. The Lions start the season hosting the San Francisco 49ers, followed by their only primetime game of the season against the Green Bay Packers in Week 2. Three of their first five games will be…

Lions Use No. 7 Draft Pick on Penei Sewell

Lions Use No. 7 Draft Pick on Penei Sewell

Photo: Abbie Parr / Getty ALLEN PARK, April 30, 2021 ~ Thursday evening, the Detroit Lions used their number seven overall draft pick to select Oregon offensive tackle Penei Sewell. “We just couldn’t be any more jacked about landing Penei and how it all unfolded,” said General Manager Brad Holmes Friday morning. “Couldn’t be more…

Detroit Lions to Release Cornerback Justin Coleman Midway Through Contract

Detroit Lions to Release Cornerback Justin Coleman Midway Through Contract

Photo: Justin Edmonds / Getty ALLEN PARK, MI, March 11, 2021 ~ The Detroit Lions will be releasing Cornerback Justin Coleman in the middle of a four-year, $36 million dollar contract, according to reports. This makes Coleman the third member of Detroit’s defensive line to be informed of a release in the past week, alongside…

Jared Goff Enthusiastic to Play With The Lions

Jared Goff Enthusiastic to Play With The Lions

Photo: Alika Jenner / Getty ALLEN PARK, February 2, 2021 ~ The Detroit Lions reportedly agreed to a trade Saturday, sending veteran Quarterback Matthew Stafford to the L.A. Rams.  In exchange, the Lions are said to receive Rams Quarterback Jared Goff, as well as a third-round draft pick for this year, and two first-round picks;…

Matthew Stafford And The Lions Are Exploring Trade Options

Matthew Stafford And The Lions Are Exploring Trade Options

Photo: Leon Halip / Getty ALLEN PARK, MI, January 22, 2021 ~ Matthew Stafford has spent his entire NFL career with the Lions. During this time, he has made 282 touchdown passes and over 45,000 passing yards, both records for the franchise. Stafford’s contract with the Lions goes until 2023, though this past weekend, multiple…

Detroit Lions Introduce Dan Campbell as New Head Coach

Detroit Lions Introduce Dan Campbell as New Head Coach

Photo: Fred Kfoury III / Icon Sportswire via Getty ALLEN PARK, MI, January 21, 2021 – The Detroit Lions on Wednesday introduced Dan Campbell as the team’s new head coach.  Campbell comes with over 20 years experience in the NFL, most recently as as assistant head coach/tight ends coach for the New Orleans Saints.  During his five…

What’s Next for the Detroit Lions?

What’s Next for the Detroit Lions?

  (Photo by Nic Antaya/Getty Images) ALLEN PARK, January 8, 2021 ~ There are less than four months until the 2021 NFL Draft, and the Detroit Lions need to find a new head coach and a new general manager. The Lions own the 7th overall pick in this year’s NFL draft, after finishing in last place in…

Spielman to Assist Lions in GM and Head Coach Search

Spielman to Assist Lions in GM and Head Coach Search

Photo ~ Icon Sports Wire/Getty ALLEN PARK, MI, December 16, 2020 ~ The Detroit Lions announced Tuesday that former Detroit Lions Defensive MVP Chris Spielman will rejoin the organization as Special Assistant to Chairman Sheila Ford Hamp and President & CEO Rod Wood.  In his role, Spielman will assist Hamp and Wood in their search for…

New Lions Leadership Raises Hopes for Playoffs Run

New Lions Leadership Raises Hopes for Playoffs Run

Photo ~ Nuccio DiNuzzo / Getty Images December 8, 2020 ~ Steve Courtney and Paul W. Smith talk with Interim Head Coad Darrell Bevell about the Lions’ win this past Sunday against the Bears in this, his first NFL game as Head Coach.  Could the Lions be Wild Card bound?!?

Matthew Stafford Talks Management Changes with Mitch Albom

Matthew Stafford Talks Management Changes with Mitch Albom

Photo:  Grant Halverson / Getty Images DETROIT, December 1, 2020 ~ Detroit Lions Quarterback Matthew Stafford speaks with WJR’s Mitch Albom about the team’s recent dismissals of Head Coach Matt Patricia and General Manager Bob Quinn. Get Matthew’s perspective on what these changes mean for the remainder of the season and the future of the…

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