- The Detroit Free Press reports that the Detroit Lions are once again not going to wear any alternate or throwback uniforms this season. Per the report, the Lions are "expected to debut new alternate jerseys in 2016" that will give them a brand new design for their third jersey.
- The MMQB recently did a Q&A with DeAndre Levy.
- The Lions' official site posted a video highlighting the new MGM Grand Detroit Tunnel Club, as well as a video of Jim Caldwell's post-game speech from last Thursday.
- It turns out that the Ford Field DJ was not trolling Geno Smith last week with some of his music selections, at least not on purpose, anyway.
Ryan Broyles (@RyanBroyles) August 15, 2015
Ameer Abdullah is just a running back, guys.
Q: What kind of back are you? Ameer Abdullah: A running back. Q: What do you specialize in? AA: Being a running back.— Josh Katzenstein (@jkatzenstein) August 14, 2015
- Steal of free agency is right:
Golden Tate's contract (5 yrs, $31M) is worth less than the guaranteed money on T.Y. Hilton's new deal ($39M). #bargain— Josh Katzenstein (@jkatzenstein) August 13, 2015
- Speaking of Golden Tate, he can block a little, too:
Awesome job by Golden Tate on the crack toss for 7 yards to Abdullah. Quinton Coples the victim. This was ... https://t.co/LrJev6MHz6— Fran Duffy (@fduffy3) August 14, 2015
- It's been a rough couple of days for players in the NFC North:
Bears announce rookie WR Kevin White has stress fracture in shin, needs surgery, could miss season.— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) August 15, 2015
#Vikings OT Phil Loadholt suffered a torn Achilles, source said. After he’d worked his way back from last year. Brutal.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 16, 2015
- Full Madden NFL 16 ratings are now out.
Lions notes looks at the possibility of new alternate uniforms in 2016, a Q&A with DeAndre Levy and much more.