- When asked about his decision to re-sign with the Detroit Lions, Dominic Raiola said this on Friday:
Dominic Raiola on returning for his 14th season: "It's an honor for me to have another year in the NFL and another year with the #Lions."— Jennifer Hammond (@HammerFox2) February 7, 2014
- Joseph Fauria is excited about the Lions offense under Joe Lombardi.
Big Joe Likey! "@DetroitLionsNFL: Lombardi believes there will be a lot of common things between the #Lions in 2014 and the Saints scheme."— Joseph Fauria (@BigJoeFauria) February 7, 2014
- Barry Sanders thinks the Lions are "lucky" to have Joique Bell, and Sanders also said that he enjoys watching Bell play. That's pretty high praise.
- The official invite list for the 2014 NFL Combine has been released.
- Rotoworld took an interesting look at the top cornerbacks in this year's draft.
- MLive has a recap of what several former NFL quarterbacks had to say when asked about Matthew Stafford during Super Bowl week.
- Lawrence Jackson chimed in on the Ndamukong Suh/Heath Evans story last week:
"@adkot5150: @LoJackson94 What's your reaction to what Heath Evans is saying about Suh?"he doesn't know what he's talking about.— Lawrence Jackson (@LoJackson94) February 6, 2014
"@puckhawg16: @LoJackson94 Was Suh ever late for meetings or a bad teammate when you were a Lion?"not at all— Lawrence Jackson (@LoJackson94) February 6, 2014
- Michael Rothstein examined what kind of ratings Lions players had as recruits in high school.
- This is just fantastic: NFL teams as corporate logos. (Via Deadspin)
- Sports Illustrated's Chris Burke put together rankings for NFL announcers.
- Former Lions assistant Sam Gash has reportedly been hired by the Green Bay Packers as their running backs coach.
- The Kansas City Chiefs released cornerback Dunta Robinson on Friday.