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Detroit Lions Film Review

Film breakdown: Jeff Okudah’s mistake and why coaches are okay with it... for now

It wasn’t how Okudah started, but how he finished.

Breaking down all of Penei Sewell’s 22 snaps in preseason opener

A film breakdown of the Sewell’s NFL debut.

Breaking down the Lions’ first punt block in 13 years

The Lions made a huge mistake on the play and it didn’t matter.

Breaking down Matthew Stafford’s game-winning pass vs. Falcons

Clutch Stafford is back.

3 observations from Lions vs. Jaguars all-22 film: What’s up with Marvin Jones?

A look at the three biggest observations from Lions vs. Jags.

Film breakdown: Lions using angles in critical situations

When the going gets tough, the Lions go to Texas.

Offense film breakdown, Part 4: Receivers need to help Stafford

Open the windows wider.

Detroit Lions offense film breakdown: Use motion shallow cross more

You don’t always need to throw deep to get big yards.

Detroit Lions offense film breakdown: The plan hits a ‘Snag’

Stop trying to make "fetch" happen.

Detroit Lions film breakdown: Matthew Stafford is not blameless

Possibly still knocking some rust off.

Observations from Lions vs. Saints All-22 film: Danny Shelton is very good

The Lions overall defense may be flailing, but they’re getting solid play from their veteran defensive tackle.

Detroit Lions film breakdown: Looking at Week 3’s trio of interceptions

The Lions pass defense showed up on Sunday, but how exactly did it happen?

3 new observations from Lions vs. Cardinals ‘all-22’ film review

Notes on the Lions’ linebacker usage, Tracy Walker’s rough day, and a promising rookie on defense.

Lions used Jesse James’ scarcity to their advantage vs. Cardinals

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Detroit Lions film breakdown: What’s wrong with Jamie Collins?

What’s wrong with the Lions marquee signing?

Film breakdown: Bo Davis’ 5-minute Mic’d Up Video

Football withdrawal is kicking in

Draft profile, film breakdown: Quintez Cephus isn’t defined by his speed

Let’s take a closer look at one of the more controversial Lions picks of the 2020 NFL Draft.

Scouting report: Joe Burrow is more than just a feel good story

The kid from southeast Ohio erupted in 2019, and now has a chance to be a hero back home for the Bengals.

Film breakdown: Can Trufant be the CB the Lions desperately need?

The corner has big shoes to fill in Detroit.

Detroit Lions film breakdown: Duron Harmon can offer a lot to Detroit’s secondary

The veteran safety could prove to be a bargain.

Film breakdown: Nick Williams is the injection of talent the Lions’ d-line needed

The new Lions signing could prove to be a steal.

Film breakdown: Where does Jamie Collins fit in the Lions’ defense?

The Lions star free agent signing is another defensive Swiss army knife.

Film breakdown: Why D.J. Reader is a perfect fit for the Detroit Lions

The defensive tackle would look mighty fine in Honolulu Blue.

Detroit Lions film breakdown: Danny Amendola is a serviceable Lions WR3

The wide receiver proved to be a great tool for the Lions offense.

Film breakdown: The Lions found a hidden gem in J.D. McKissic

The late preseason addition became a reliable offensive weapon in 2019.

Film Breakdown: Should the Lions bring back Rashaan Melvin?

The corner struggled after signing a one year deal with the Lions.

Detroit Lions film breakdown: Jarrad Davis improved in 2019, but not by enough

The linebacker has slowly improved over time, but he still is not good enough.

Draft scouting report: Utah State’s Jordan Love has Patrick Mahomes potential

The quarterback fell under the radar while playing at Utah State, but he has real potential at the next level.

Film breakdown: Should the Lions let A’Shawn Robinson hit free agency?

The Lions defensive tackle will be a free agent this offseason, should the Lions re-sign him before he hits the market?

Video: Matthew Stafford is the secret king of the no-look pass

Well, the Lions have one thing going for them.

Film breakdown: Taking a look at all of Marvin Hall’s big catches

The receiver has shown up in big moments for Detroit.

Film breakdown: What J.D. McKissic can bring in Kerryon’s absence

Can the running back make use of an increased role?

Film breakdown: How do the Lions succeed when they only rush three?

Detroit is dictating terms to the offensive protection, flashing threats that blockers cannot risk ignoring.

Film breakdown: Tavon Wilson was Lions’ quiet hero in Week 4

The safety did not get much attention, but he made plays for the Lions down the stretch.

Film breakdown: How Darrell Bevell baited the Eagles secondary

Darrell Bevell is the most experienced play caller Stafford has had since Scott Linehan, and it shows.

Film breakdown: Did Darius Slay truly get toasted by Keenan Allen?

Breaking down the big battle from Week 2.