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Detroit Lions mailbag

Answering your questions about the Detroit Lions with SB Nation's Pride of Detroit.

Ask POD: Detroit Lions mailbag submission time

The Detroit Lions written mailbag is back, and it’s new-and-improved.

Mailbag: Should the Lions consider using a 1st-round pick on offense?

The NFL is an offensive league. Should the Detroit Lions spend significant draft resources to ensure their offense stays elite?

Lions mailbag: What is the future of Jeff Okudah?

Jeff Okudah is one of the bigger topics in this week’s Detroit Lions mailbag podcast.

Lions mailbag: Breaking down the hiring of TE coach Steve Heiden

Jeremy and Erik answer your Lions questions on Steve Heiden, free agency contract projections, and Devon Witherspoon vs. Christian Gonzalez

Mailbag: Why is Jared Goff so polarizing among Detroit Lions fans?

Our written mailbag returns for its first installment of the 2023 offseason.

Ask POD: 2023 Detroit Lions offseason mailbag 1.0

Send us your Detroit Lions questions as we head deeper into the offseason.

Lions mailbag: Is Ben Johnson’s return to Detroit a surprise?

Jeremy and Erik answer your Lions questions, including how Ben Johnson’s return impacts the 2023 season, and our reactions to drafting Anthony Richardson.

Lions mailbag: Which in-house free agents will Detroit re-sign?

We predict what the Detroit Lions will do with some of their most-important free agents in the 2023 offseason.

Lions mailbag: Should Jameson Williams get more playing time?

The Lions’ first-round pick has played in just 45 snaps over four games. Is it time for Detroit to unleash Jameson Williams?

Lions Mailbag: How did the linebackers suddenly get so good?

The Detroit Lions linebackers were the team’s worst unit in 2021. Now they’re playing at a high level. What changed?

Lions mailbag: Why 2023 free agency may include mostly re-signings for Detroit... again

The Detroit Lions seem destined to re-sign a bunch of their players this upcoming offseason.

Lions mailbag: Is Detroit committed to Jared Goff long-term?

After six turnovers in two games, are the Detroit Lions considering moving on from Jared Goff after 2022?

Mailbag: Who is to blame for the Detroit Lions recent struggles?

Jeremy Reisman and Erik Schlitt open up the Mailbag during the Detroit Lions bye week.

Ask POD: Detroit Lions Bye Week blues

Send in your mailbag questions for a Bye Week Detroit Lions written mailbag.

Detroit Lions mailbag: How likely is a defensive turnaround out of the bye?

The Detroit Lions say they’ve made some progress and have ‘some clarity’ on the defensive side of the ball. Are you buying it?

Lions mailbag: Predicting the changes coming to Detroit’s defense

We predict some of the personnel changes that may be coming to the Detroit Lions’ defense after huge struggles through the first four games.

Detroit Lions mailbag: Has Aaron Glenn been a disappointment thus far?

Through three weeks the Detroit Lions defense ranks last in the NFL in point allowed. How much is defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn to blame?

Detroit Lions mailbag: Is it too early to worry about T.J. Hockenson, DJ Chark?

Two Lions weapons have been curiously quiet through the first couple games. Not a big deal, or a creeping concern?

Detroit Lions mailbag: What to make of Aidan Hutchinson’s debut

Our new Detroit Lions mailbag podcast tackles subjects from Aidan Hutchinson’s debut, to Michael Brockers’ contract restructure to weird PFF grades.

Detroit Lions mailbag: How can Jared Goff earn a long-term role with Lions?

What does Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff have to do to convince you he can be a franchise quarterback again?

Detroit Lions live Q&A show: Inching closer to training camp

Come join us on Saturday morning for a live question and answer session on anything and everything Detroit Lions.

Mailbag: Could Amon-Ra St. Brown be used more like Deebo Samuel this year?

Amon-Ra St. Brown was used more as a rusher toward the end of last season. Should we expect more carries in 2022... on a Deebo Samuel leve?

Lions mailbag: Are there any contract extensions, restructures coming in 2022?

Will the Detroit Lions make any contract extensions/restructures ahead of the season? Which UDFA has the best chance of making the 53? Which players could be coaches? And more in this week’s mailbag.

Lions live Q&A show: Helping you through a slow July

Come join us on Saturday morning for a live question and answer session on anything and everything Detroit Lions.

Lions mailbag: Why we’re still optimistic about Jeff Okudah

On our latest Detroit Lions mailbag podcast, we explain while we’re still optimistic about Jeff Okudah’s chances in 2022.

Detroit Lions live Q&A show: Training camp is just 4 short weeks away

Come join us on Saturday morning for a live question and answer session on anything and everything Detroit Lions.

Mailbag. Part 1: Which training camp matchup will be the most fun to watch?

Getting creative with content, training camp matchups, concerns over drafting injured players, potential worries over rookies not projected to starting roles, and Kalil Pimpleton’s chances of making the 53-man roster, all in Part 1 of this week’s mailbag.

Detroit Lions mailbag submission: Training camp approaches

Submit your questions for our Detroit Lions mailbag, and get creative!

Ask POD: What are the benefits of Detroit Lions keeping 2 vs. 3 quarterbacks?

We take an early look at the Detroit Lions’ upcoming decision on their quarterback room, which could have a big impact on the makeup of the rest of the roster.

Detroit Lions live Q&A show: Wading into the summer waters

Come join us on Saturday morning for a live question and answer session on anything and everything Detroit Lions.

Ask POD: What kind of Year 2 jump can we expect from Lions coaches?

Will we see improvements and changes from the Detroit Lions coaching staff? We answer that and more in our mailbag podcast.

Detroit Lions live Q&A show: Wrapping up the spring camp edition

Come join us on Saturday morning for a live Detroit Lions question and answer session about OTAs, the Media Combine, shifts in the front office, and more.

Ask POD: Where does the Lions’ roster rank in the NFC North?

We break down where the Detroit Lions may stand in the pecking order of the NFC North for the 2022 season.

Detroit Lions live Q&A show: Minicamp edition

Come join us on Sunday morning for a live Detroit Lions question and answer session about minicamp, "Inside the Den", surprise retirements, and more,

Mailbag: Breaking down Detroit Lions’ progress in 2022 OTAs vs. 2021

We discuss the biggest differences in the Detroit Lions’ OTA program from last year to this year.

Which Detroit Lions players will benefit, struggle under new defensive scheme?

Our live Detroit Lions Q&A show answers a ton of your questions, including which players will benefit most from the defensive scheme changes.


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