Detroit Lions

NFL Player Punches Police Officer After Arrest

The New York Police Department reported that Detroit Lions linebacker Trevor Bates punched a police sergeant in the face, while being booked for refusing to pay cab fare on Saturday.

Trevor Bates

WATCH: ‘Jeopardy’ Trolls the Detroit Lions

Writing about the Detroit Lions doing poorly in football, is probably the most evergreen thing that anyone could ever write. Because, with certain very rare exceptions, the Lions have been the most consistently bad franchise in the NFL for the better part of three decades.


Stafford Throws 2 TDs to Lions Beat Giants and Beckham

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns, rookie Jamal Agnew broke the game open with an 88-yard punt return in the fourth quarter and the Detroit Lions beat the New York Giants 24-10 on Monday night.

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FS1’s Rob Parker: Colin Kaepernick Is Better Than Matt Stafford

Instead of signing quarterback Matt Stafford to an extension Monday worth $135 million over five years, making him the highest paid player in NFL history, Fox Sports 1 NFL analyst Rob Parker suggested the Detroit Lions should have instead signed Colin


Seahawks Michael Bennett: Lions’ Zach Zenner Best White RB in the NFL

Seeing a white guy in the NFL running the ball in the end zone from the running back position has become akin to seeing a unicorn in recent years. However, through a combination of perseverance and injury, Lions white running back Zach Zenner has gotten the opportunity to play, and has played quite well over the last several weeks.

Defensive end Michael Bennett of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates on December 24, 2016 in Seattle, Washington

Watch: Aretha Franklin’s 5-Minute Thanksgiving National Anthem

Soul legend Aretha Franklin donned a Lions beanie and belted out the National Anthem ahead of Detroit’s home game against the Minnesota Vikings on Thanksgiving, delivering one of the longest renditions of “The Star-Spangled Banner” in recent memory.


Detroit Lions Fire Team President and GM

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — A person familiar with the decision says the Detroit Lions have fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew.

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Watch: NJ Gov Christie in Jerry Jones Suite at Cowboys-Lions Game

During Sunday’s broadcast of the Dallas Cowboys-Detroit Lions NFL Wildcard Playoff game on FOX on Sunday, shortly after the Cowboys scored a go-ahead touchdown, the camera showed a shot of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ suite at AT&T Stadium, which included


NFL’s Dirtiest: Ndamukong Suh Suspended for Stomping Aaron Rodgers

Not having won a NFL playoff game since defeating the Cowboys 23 years ago, the Detroit Lions might very well keep that streak alive now that their best player defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is suspended for committing a “non-football act,” on quarterback Aaron Rodgers leg in Sundays contest with the Packers.

Ndamukong Suh Stomps Aaron Rodgers Screen Grab