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 […]

August 2014 by Brandon Moffet

Lions agree to terms with Jim Caldwell to be the next Head Coach

Former Baltimore Ravens Offensive Coordinaor Jim Caldwell has replaced Jim Schwartz as Head Coach of the Detroit Lions. After Ken Wisenhunt was signed as Head Coach for the Tennessee Titans, the Lions had to make a secondary move and signed Jim Caldwell. Jim Caldwell was OC for the Ravens during their Superbowl run in February […]

January 2014 by Paul Mather

Head Coach Schwartz fired in major shake-up

The Jim Schwartz era is over. Coach Schwartz was relieved of his duties this morning, after the team finished a disappointing campaign 7-9. The Lions had been 6-3 with the NFC North title seemingly in the bag, before a late season collapse sealed the end of Schwartz’s tenure. This followed the team’s dismal 0-8 finish […]

December 2013 by Paul Mather

Another version of the Lions “Blame Game”

After watching the debacle that was MNF against the Ravens, I chose to avoid all sorts of media, including SportsCenter (which I watch every morning while getting ready), Facebook and Twitter.  Being that Twitter is usually my main source for leads on what’s going on in the world, it was a rather drastic move, but […]

December 2013 by footballholly