- Security guards found a fire in the press box of the Silverdome over the weekend. Officials are now saying this was the result of arson. Sad to see the Detroit Lions' former stadium in such disarray.
- Calvin Johnson, usually reserved and quiet in his demeanor, couldn't help but express himself in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando:
All I can do is pray The Lord consoles the families, friends,& people mourning the victims of this dreadful act— Calvin Johnson, Jr. (@calvinjohnsonjr) June 12, 2016
I hope really bad this infuriates those people that are making decisions over us the citizens of this country— Calvin Johnson, Jr. (@calvinjohnsonjr) June 12, 2016
If you are ever on a watchlist as a possible terrorists suspect even if the Feds cannot prove it you can still buy arms as this man did— Calvin Johnson, Jr. (@calvinjohnsonjr) June 12, 2016
- Jerry Mallory's latest episode of his podcast "Hindsight 20" discusses the career of Barry Sanders. Fellow Pride Of Detroit contributor Kent Lee Platte makes a cameo, too:
- If this doesn't get you pumped for the upcoming season, nothing will:
June 13, 2016
- A bunch of Lions players were at the Michigan International Speedway on Sunday for the NASCAR event.
.@Lions selfie time pic.twitter.com/8LE7Oj8n9n— NASCAR (@NASCAR) June 12, 2016
- Ameer Abdullah turns 23 on Monday:
Happy birthday, @Ameerguapo! pic.twitter.com/QBFfkVCNho— Pride Of Detroit (@PrideOfDetroit) June 13, 2016