- Pro Football Focus makes a convincing argument that the Detroit Lions have serious issues at linebacker and could fix their linebacker problems with UCLA prospect Jayon Brown.
- Darius Slay’s fiancee, Jennifer Williams, gave birth to their daughter, Desirae Slay:
Couldn't have done it without him by my side. #Blessed Welcoming our babygirl Desirae Danielle Slay— Jennifer Williams❤️ (@JennWilliams23) February 18, 2017
7 lbs 12 oz pic.twitter.com/8cAycnsGKZ
- Slay was also named the best cornerback against in and out routes by Pro Football Focus.
- Elliott Harrison of NFL.com believes the Lions would be a top-three fit for both A.J. Bouye and Jason Pierre-Paul in free agency.
- I disagree with these rankings (no Slay interception on Thanksgiving?!) but here are the top 10 Lions plays from 2016, according to YouTube user FKS Edits:
- Pro Football Focus believes Larry Warford—but not Riley Reiff—is a top 10 free agent on the offensive line.
- Nate Atkins of MLive addresses five in-house decisions the Detroit Lions must make.
- Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press summarizes the Lions’ situation at running back and gives some free agency options for the team.