- The Detroit Lions continued with their team awards by naming Ezekiel Ansah the squad's defensive MVP. His 14.5 sacks on the season were enough for him to earn the nod over Darius Slay, who had a dominant year at cornerback.
- I joined Theo "Gridiron" Spight on the Forward Down the Field podcast to talk about Bob Quinn and my thoughts on Jim Caldwell's future. He also has Don Carey on as a guest, but if you just want to hear my segment, I jump in around the 33 minute mark:
- Jeff Risdon wrote an interesting piece on the "Patriot Way" Bob Quinn will be bringing to the Detroit Lions organization.
- It looks like Joe Lombardi will be landing back on his feet in New Orleans:
Was also told that the #Saints are expected to add both Joe Lombardi and Dan Campbell to the staff next week, per source— John Hendrix (@JohnJHendrix) January 13, 2016
- Matthew Stafford jumped on WJR radio with Mitch Albom and talked about Calvin Johnson and his retirement consideration:
More Stafford on Calvin: "Everything that he says to the public is a thought-out thing. I have had conversations with him."— Mike O'Hara (@MikeOHaraNFL) January 12, 2016
More Stafford/Calvin: 'I respect his privacy and his time to think. i think everything he wanted to say he put out in that statement."— Mike O'Hara (@MikeOHaraNFL) January 12, 2016
- Football is coming back to Los Angeles!