- Pro Football Focus has a nice free agency preview for the Detroit Lions. In it, they call Le’Veon Bell a dream-scenario signing and think Dontari Poe could be a realistic good fit, especially if the Lions are going to show more 3-4 fronts.
- Jim Caldwell appears to be out in Detroit... literally. His $2.5 million mansion in Franklin Village is up for sale.
- The NFL Draft is coming to network television! According to reports, FOX will be broadcasting the 2018 draft and will be simulcasting the NFL Network feed:
NFL draft wil be televised by FOX this year https://t.co/LbntuRoQpO— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) February 14, 2018
- MLive created a Mount Rushmore of Detroit Lions players in the history of the franchise. Yes, Barry Sanders is on it.
- It’s tough to guard Golden Tate:
- Brandon Copeland talked to the Detroit Free Press about his recovery from a torn pectoral muscle and his constant fight to stay relevant in the NFL.
- Former NFL offensive linemen Geoff Schwartz talked about new Lions OL coach Jeff Davidson, who coached him twice in his career. Schwartz called him a “solid coach” and pointed out that Davidson’s career as a player makes him a better teacher.