Lions shoot themselves in the foot to give Panthers the win

At one point in the first half, the Lions had 182 yards of offense with not a point to show for it. The defense were playing well. ‘If we settle down, this can be ours for the taking,’ I told myself. Unfortunately, with hindsight, costly mistakes, 3 turnovers, 2 missed field goals and a lack […]

6 days ago by Paul Mather

Game Preview: Detroit Lions @ Carolina Panthers

Following last week’s demolition of New York, Detroit travel to Carolina to face a side who managed a tough win against the Bucs.  The Panthers had to travel and were without starter Cam Newton, but Derek Anderson exceeded expectations to defeat Tampa Bay.   Now, Newton will be back under center and has already made […]

2 weeks ago by Paul Mather

Lions with emphatic opening day win

A dominant display saw the Detroit Lions see off the New York Giants at home by a score of 35-14. Touchdowns by Calvin Johnson (two), Joique Bell and Matthew Stafford thrilled the home crowd. The offense combined for an impressive 417 yards of offense and zero turnovers. Matthew Stafford finished 22 of 32 for 346 […]

2 weeks ago by Paul Mather
New York Giants v Detroit Lions

4 questions the Lions must answer Monday night against the Giants

So after 8 months, a new head coach, free agency, the NFL draft, camps and the preseason, we are almost at Week One….. 1) Can Matthew Stafford be the quarterback Detroit needs him to be? Now it’s pretty clear Stafford has got talent.  He boasts one of the best 3-year periods in terms of passing […]

3 weeks ago by Paul Mather

Lions claim Egnew

The Miami Dolphins recently cut ties with former 2012 third-round pick tight end Michael Egnew. After his position coach openly admitted that Egnew was a “receiving threat” tight end who couldn’t run his routes well, it came as no surprise that the Dolphins decided to part ways.  The Detroit Lions however, obviously saw something they […]

4 weeks ago by Brandon Moffet

The Lions 2014 NFL Draft Pick Eric Ebron: A Closer Look.

The Detroit Lions General Manger Martin Mayhew created a major splash in this years draft by selecting Eric Ebron. Although as fans we have mixed feelings, due to the fact we have major problems in our secondary. This is a good addition, and I will tell you why. Eric Ebron has pulled comparisons to great […]

May 2014 by Logan Tomei

Suh Trade Not on The Table; What if the price is right?

    Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew stated previously that a “Suh trade was not on the table.” As a passionate Lions fan, I do not want to see number 90 in any other uniform. But the question keeps popping up to me, What if the price is right? When it comes to Ndamukong […]

May 2014 by Logan Tomei

Lions’ 2014 schedule is released

We already knew who the Lions would be facing but now we finally know when. The campaign will open on Monday night at Ford Field against the New York Giants. Other intriguing aspects of the schedule include a tough finish (travelling to Chicago and then Lambeau which could potentially decide the division title); Sunday morning […]

April 2014 by Paul Mather