Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports As the Detroit Lions shape their 2022 offseason plan, these five free agents will not be back next season. The Detroit Lions picked up their first win of the 2021 season in epic fashion over the Minnesota Vikings in Week 13. But this is still a 1-10-1 team in
Dec 5, 2021; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell looks on during the second quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports Lions were well-prepared for game-winning play vs. Vikings by Brad Berreman A decision on Sunday was easy to criticize, but analytics generally back up
The Detroit Lions did not shrink in the clutch on Sunday, due in part to working on the exact game-winning situation they had since training camp. The Detroit Lions nearly pulled a loss from the jaws of victory again on Sunday, as the offense stagnated in the second half and Jared Goff turned the ball
Credit: Rey Del Rio/Getty Images Ladies and gentlemen, it happened. At long last, the Detroit Lions have finally won their first game under Dan Campbell. After having their hearts broken in new ways week after week, the Detroit Lions ended up on the other side of a last-second win on Sunday. To make things even
The Lions reportedly interviewed University of Cincinnati head coach Luke Fickell last year. Should they have hired him instead of Dan Campbell? The Detroit Lions were not going to have their pick of top-end head coaching candidates when they looked to permanently replace Matt Patricia after last season. They ultimately hired Dan Campbell, and gave
The Detroit Lions are sinking in a miserable season, and Dan Campbell’s play calling hasn’t helped turn things around in the least bit. The Detroit Lions are putrid on offense. Only the Houston Texans, Chicago Bears, and Seattle Seahawks are averaging fewer total yards a game than they are. If that isn’t bad enough, the
As his 2021 campaign continues to be impacted by a knee injury, the Detroit Lions now have a real decision to make on Trey Flowers come the offseason. As Matt Patricia and Bob Quinn attempted to make the Detroit Lions in the image of the New England Patriots from which they came, Trey Flowers was
Oct 31, 2021; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Detroit Lions outside linebacker Trey Flowers (90) warms up before the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports Lions running back Godwin Igwebuike hears opportunity knocking by Brad Berreman The Detroit Lions made some roster moves on Saturday, the most notable of
With D’Andre Swift out for at least Week 13, Godwin Igwebuike is in line for more opportunities on offense. After bouncing around the NFL and playing for the Seattle Dragons in the XFL, Godwin Igwebuike landed with the Detroit Lions on a futures deal after the 2020 season. Listed as a safety, he caught offensive
D’Andre Swift will miss Sunday’s game against the Vikings, but head coach Dan Campbell offered some hope for the Lions’ star runner to make a fast return to the lineup. After suffering a shoulder sprain on Thanksgiving Day against the Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions running back D’Andre Swift will miss Sunday’s game against the Minnesota
Mandatory Credit: Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports As Lions head coach Dan Campbell prepares to replace Anthony Lynn, these five dark horse candidates to be Detroit’s next offensive coordinator could be on the radar. Coaching can’t always overcome a lack of talent, but as the Detroit Lions struggle to produce offensively Anthony Lynn is well on
As the Detroit Lions get ready to welcome the Minnesota Vikings to Ford Field on Sunday, here’s a look at their final injury report for Week 13. The Detroit Lions nearly beat the Minnesota Vikings back in Week 5, as they took a late lead before losing on a field goal on the final play.
In a four-team bye week with injuries to navigate, are Jared Goff and Josh Reynolds on the radar as Week 13 fantasy football sleepers? Back in Week 5 against the Minnesota Vikings, someone tabbed Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff and the Detroit passing game in general as potential fantasy football sleepers. Well, that didn’t work
As the Lions possibly look to 2022 free agency for a No. 1 wide receiver, Michael Gallup should be very high on their list of targets. This side of finding a long-term quarterback again, wide receiver might be No.1 on the list of offseason needs for the Detroit Lions. Last offseason, as a rebuild kicked
Three games into losing play-calling duties, Anthony Lynn sounds more than ready to move on from the Lions after the season. It’s certainly not all his fault, but Anthony Lynn’s first season as Detroit Lions offensive coordinator has not gone well. Any calls for him to be fired during the bye week were a stretch.
Credit: Chris Gardner/Getty Images During conference title game weekend in college football, here are five 2022 draft prospects Lions fans can have their eye on. The college football regular season is over, and for NFL teams the pre-draft process will hit fever pitch with the Senior Bowl in late-January. Between now and then there’ll be
The Detroit Lions defense is playing well lately, but is the unit a viable fantasy play in Week 13? Over their last three games, the Detroit Lions defense has allowed an average of 15 points per game to give the team an opportunity to win games. They have not been flawless, with struggles stopping the
DETROIT, MICHIGAN – NOVEMBER 25: D’Andre Swift #32 of the Detroit Lions catches a pass in the first quarter against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on November 25, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Mulholland/Getty Images) How many wins would the Lions have with an average offense? by Brad Berreman Lions running back
The Detroit Lions offensive issues are no secret, but how many wins would they have with even marginally better scoring output? At 0-10-1 with multiple close setbacks, the Detroit Lions could have multiple wins by this point. But failures at key moments have hurt, as bad teams find ways to lose games. While the defense
The Detroit Lions will surely be adding a wide receiver or two in the 2022 draft, and an Ohio State product has become a popular mock draft selection for them. The Detroit Lions have plenty of needs looking to the 2022 NFL Draft, with two first-round picks to get them off to a good start.