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Detroit Lions History

How we got here: A look back the history of Lions head coaches

A full scale tour through the history of Lions coaches

Barry Sanders: The Lions’ undisputed GOAT

Professional football’s supernova, Barry Sanders is the stuff legends are made of.

Looking back on the Lions’ history with the 7th overall pick

Looking back on the Lions’ history picking at seven.

Rewind: The Patricia Era gets off to a disaster start against the New York Jets

Things could not have gotten off the worse start for the Lions head coach.

Rewind: Matt Patricia earns first career win in revenge game against Patriots

Detroit earned one of their biggest wins of the decade early in 2018.

Rewind: Looking back at the Lions’ Hall of Fame game appearances

Detroit has featured in the legendary game three times.

What is the best Lions rivalry win in franchise history?

Rivalries can create amazing moments.

Ranking Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn’s draft picks: The Worst 9

A look at the the worst draft picks over Bob Quinn’s tenure.

The only time I cried tears of joy over the Detroit Lions

Let’s take a look back on one of the most emotional wins in recent Lions history.

Looking back at Darius Slay’s best moments with the Detroit Lions

The corner’s seven-year career in Detroit was a fun one.

Detroit Lions All-Decade team: Defense and Special Teams

A look at the Lions’ best defenders and special teamers of the 2010s.

Pride of Detroit’s official All-Decade team: Offense

The best Lions players of the past ten years, voted on by our staff.

Barry Sanders was the king of rushes... both positive and negative

With Barry, you always took the good with the bad.

What if Matthew Stafford stayed healthy in 2016?

The quarterback suffered a hand injury during Detroit’s magical run, but what if he didn’t?

Why NFL referees no longer salute

64 years ago, the gesture we know as "unnecessary roughness" was adopted.

Former Lions who will be playing in the AAF’s opening weekend

A few familiar faces will be suiting up for the AAF’s inaugural weekend.

Super Bowl 53: 8 participants with ties to Detroit Lions, Michigan

New England and Los Angeles both have players with roots to the Lions home state.

Lions vs. Panthers: Random Stats

A collection of random stats about the Lions and Panthers.

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears: Random Stats

A collection of random stats about the Lions vs Bears rivalry

Lions vs Seahawks: Random Stats

A collection of meaningless stats about the Lions vs Seahawks history

Open thread: What is your favorite Lions-Packers moment?

This rivalry has had its moments, both good and bad.

Lions vs. Packers: Random Stats, Part 1

A random history of the Lions vs. Packers rivalry.

Lions vs. Cowboys: Random Stats

A collection of random facts about the Lions vs. Cowboys history.

Detroit Lions vs. New England Patriots: Random Stats

A collection of random statistics that don’t mean anything.

Where were you when Matthew Stafford fake spiked vs. the Cowboys?

Share your story of being a fan the day Stafford shocked the Cowboys.

A Perfect Season: Looking back on 0-16, 10 years later

The Detroit Lions sure have come a long way.

Detroit Lions All-Time Legacy Roster: Wide Receivers

No doubt Lions fans have the starters locked in here, but what to do from the slot receiver position onward?

Detroit Lions All-Time Legacy roster: Tight Ends

Our Legacy Roster series continues with the tight ends. The leader here is an obvious one, but there are two other spots for grabs.

Detroit Lions Legacy roster: Quarterbacks

An all-time roster for the Lions may not seem all that difficult at quarterback, but deciding who starts and who backs up is an interesting wrinkle.

Detroit Lions Legacy Roster: An introduction

What would an all-time Detroit Lions roster look like? We’re putting the task of building one in your hands in our all new series.

David Tyree’s catch is the best Super Bowl moment in NFL history

What is your favorite Super Bowl moment?

Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: Random Stats

A look back the Lions vs. Packers history.

Lions vs. Bengals: Random Stats

A look back on the Lions history with the Bengals

Lions vs. Bears: Week 15 Random Stats

A special look back at the Lions vs. Bears history.

Lions vs. Buccaneers: Random Stats

Looking back at the history between the Lions and the Bucs.

Detroit Lions vs. Baltimore Ravens: Random Stats

A look back at the history between the Lions and Ravens.