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Detroit Lions Notes

Notes: Soul-stealing Matthew Stafford goes to ‘dark place’ pull off 11th-hour win

Tired of the Stafford talk? Too bad!!! I get to write one!

Notes: Latest updates on the NFL’s coaching, GM carousel

A team interviewed Joe Lombardi. No, really.

Notes: PFF suggests Detroit Lions pursue CB Bryce Callahan in free agency

PFF suggests adding a veteran presence to help a young secondary.

Notes: 4 Detroit Lions make Sports Info Solutions’ All-Rookie teams

Only one other team had more rookies make SIS’ All-Rookie teams.

Notes: Detroit Lions defense deserves credit for late-season improvement

We’ve talked a lot about the improvement on offense, but the defense was sneaky good down the stretch.

Notes: 2 Lions among PFF’s top 25 rookies

It’s the pair you’re thinking of.

Notes: What’s the latest with Jeff Okudah?

Some Lions shed light on what’s going on with the cornerback.

Notes: Amon-Ra St. Brown is already back on the jugs machine

No. Days. Off.

Notes: Penei Sewell, Alim McNeill named to PFF’s 2021 All-Rookie Team

The Lions got better in the trenches in 2021, and they’re starting to receive some national praise for it.

Notes: Parents of Amon-Ra, Equanimeous sport awesome, homemade split jerseys

Those are some proud parents right there.

Notes: Which moment from Lions history runs through your mind on repeat?

For one writer at Defector, it’s a picked up penalty flag.

Notes: Amon-Ra St. Brown keeps track of 16 WRs taken before him in draft

The rookie has some spicy words for those who passed on him.

Notes: Brugler on NFL Draft: ‘This is just not a great year to have a top-5 pick’

Just the Lions’ luck.

Notes: Dan Campbell ‘pretty encouraged by’ Tim Boyle’s play

Campbell believes there’s "something about" the Lions backup quarterback that may suggest Detroit will be interested in re-signing him, despite the recent struggles.

Notes: Aaron Rodgers plans to play Lions despite clinching No. 1 seed in NFC

The QB says he thinks other starters will suit up too.

Notes: Detroit Lions’ young cornerbacks room receiving praise

Which underrated defensive back might be important for the future?

Notes: After missing most of rookie campaign, Ifeatu Melifonwu aims to finish strong

The cornerback is making these final two games count.

Notes: Dan Campbell leads NFL in analytically ‘correct’ fourth-down decisions

Dan Campbell’s aggressive mentality is music to the analytical community’s ears.

Notes: NFL makes changes to COVID protocol, reduces quarantine to 5 days

Following the lead of the CDC, the NFL relaxed its COVID protocols due to the more mild Omicron variant.

Notes: Dan Campbell’s season grade jumps to C after Lions’ improvement in December

"A player’s coach."

Notes: Dan Campbell believes it’s important to finish 2021 strong

The Lions head coach was upbeat on how "the team is trending the right way now."

Notes: Detroit Lions celebrate their own Festivus with fun video

A Festivus for the rest of us from the Detroit Lions.

Notes: Jared Goff wins FedEx Air Player of the Week

The Lions quarterback may have missed out on NFC Offensive Player of the Week, but he’s bringing home some hardware after his most complete game in Detroit.

Notes: Charles Harris receives national praise: ‘Best game I have ever seen him play’

Charles Harris had a big day on Sunday, and is having by far the most productive season of his professional career

Notes: Jared Goff helped fund an educational lab at LA elementary school

We applaud another chapter in his ongoing generosity to the Inglewood USD.

Notes: NFL tightens COVID-19 protocols, allows for quicker return-to-play

Breaking down some changes to the COVID-19 protocols.

Notes: Kayvon Thibodeaux sought NFL advice from Lions’ Penei Sewell

The Oregon pipeline is strong.

Notes: Penei Sewell is PFF’s 4th-highest graded first-round rookie

"Sewell is quietly starting to dominate on the offensive line — not just play well ‘for a rookie’"

Notes: Lions’ Penei Sewell highest graded NFL tackle of Week 14

The rookie is receiving a lotta love this week.

Notes: Detroit Lions’ collaborate with local apparel firm SMPLFD

Exclusive to Ford Field - for now.

Notes: Kiper, McShay don’t believe there’s a QB worth taking first overall

Not exactly the best year for a team to hold the No. 1 pick if they’re in need of a quarterback.

Notes: Former NFL GM praises Dan Campbell’s ‘remarkable’ leadership

A former NFL GM who knows Campbell well believes the Detroit Lions have the kind of leader that will command a room.

Notes: 15 Lions participating in My Cause My Cleats

Raising awareness for causes literally "on the field."

Notes: Penei Sewell ranked among PFF’s top rookies for first time since Week 1

A rare bright spot following the rough Thanksgiving Day game.

Notes: Amani Oruwariye AKA ‘Lucky Charms’ among best CBs in passer rating allowed

The Lions third-year cornerback is third in the NFL in interceptions, and while he’s getting some luck, he’s also creating his own.

Notes: Dan Campbell: ‘When you don’t win a game, I should be criticized’

The first-year coach takes responsibility for the winless state of the 2021 season.