Mike has covered the Lions for six years. He is the author of the What Just Happened series and contributes a weekly column for Pride OF Detroit. Mike is also the host of Pride Of Detroit’s Man Coverage Podcast. Outside of the Lions, Mike is the self proclaimed biggest Fresh Prince fan in the world.
Get to know the Lions newest receiver
Get to know Lions first-round pick Aidan Hutchinson a little better after our little chat with Michigan beat writer Anthony Broome.
Looking at the Detroit Lions roster and their biggest needs going into the 2022 NFL Draft.
Making the case for the Detroit Lions to draft Georgia edge defender Travon Walker with the second overall pick.
Mike Payton takes a look at the scenarios for the Detroit Lions at pick No. 2, then gives them a ranking from most likely to least likely.
The Lions could set their offense for the foreseeable future with this move
We asked our friends at Baltimore Beatdown to give us the lowdown on new Detroit Lions free agent signing DeShon Elliott.
What if the Lions traded down?
Is trading picks in the first round the way to go for the Lions? Let’s take a look at the past.