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Lions players rave about coaching staff’s playing experience

Several Detroit Lions players pointed to their coaching staff’s previous experience as former players as key to their development.

Brad Holmes encouraged by Levi Onwuzurike, Derrick Barnes despite rookie struggles

Brad Holmes is not deterred by slow starts to the careers of his second and fourth-round picks.

Lions GM Brad Holmes breaks down team’s strengths, biggest needs

Holmes’ perception of the roster fit in line with most thinking... except for one aspect of the team.

Brad Holmes: Foundation has been laid, but 3 wins ‘never will be’ good enough

Brad Holmes likes where the team is headed, but knows they can’t have another season like they just did.

Jared Goff explains how he grew as a leader—and as a person—in 2021

Goff looked like a different quarterback the second half of the season.

Lions injury updates on Hockenson, Ragnow, Okwara, Oruwariye

All four players hope to be ready for offseason workouts.

Tracy Walker: ‘I don’t think we give enough credit to Dan Campbell’

Tracy Walker couldn’t have been more clear and effusive in his praise for the Detroit Lions coaching staff.

VIDEO: Dan Campbell post-game speech: ‘That’s where champions are born’

Every Dan Campbell post-game speech is must-watch.

Lions ‘perfect’ trick play fooled Packers because of Amon-Ra St. Brown

Detroit planted the seed a couple weeks ago in Atlanta, and the Packers took the bait in Week 18.

Tracy Walker wants to be part of Lions’ foundation, but free agency out of his control

Tracy Walker seems very happy in Detroit, but he admitted the free agency process will be controlled by his agents and the front office.

Dan Campbell encouraged by Year 1 progress—and so are 95% of Detroit Lions fans

It may not be easy to see, but people in Detroit—especially Dan Campbell—believe the Lions are headed in the right direction.

Lions QB Jared Goff ‘probable’ to play vs. Packers in season finale

The Lions starting quarterback looks like he’ll play in Detroit’s 2021 season finale.

Re-signing Tracy Walker is a priority to Aaron Glenn

The Lions defensive coordinator has seen growth in Walker as a player, leader and play-maker this season.

Aaron Glenn deflects head coach talk: ‘I want to be the best coordinator the Lions ever had’

Aaron Glenn could get some head coaching interviews this year, but his focus is on becoming a Detroit legend.

Quandre Diggs tells Penei Sewell to embrace the city: ‘I love that place’

Come home, Quandre.

Dan Campbell gaining confidence as play caller, but OC role still undecided for 2022

"I feel like this is something that I do believe I can do and be good at."

Dan Campbell wants better, more consistent play out of Onwuzurike, Barnes

After the Lions were gashed by the Seahawks’ run game, Campbell wants better play out of two rookie defenders.

Campbell on Seahawks’ late-game play calling: ‘If you don’t like it, you better stop it’

The Seahawks played their starters to the final whistle and even pulled a bit of a trick play with the game already in hand, but the Lions head coach had no problem with how Seattle finished that game.

Charles Harris says Detroit Lions fit what he’s looking for in free agency

Harris sounded very open to re-signing with the Detroit Lions this offseason after having a breakout season in 2021.

Jalen Reeves-Maybin has ‘shown that he can be a starting inside linebacker’

Reeves-Maybin is seizing his opportunity under the Lions’ coaching staff, and it sure sounds like Detroit has interest in re-signing him.

D’Andre Swift explains why he still wants to play in 2021: ‘God put me on this Earth for football’

D’Andre Swift has several things to still play for this year, including his love for the game, his desire to play in an improved offense, and an opportunity to finally win.

Dan Campbell on Jared Goff being Lions’ long-term QB: ‘I don’t see why not’

Campbell, once again, threw his support behind the Lions quarterback in an interview with 97.1 The Ticket.

Lions QB Jared Goff, CB Amani Oruwariye ‘unlikely’ to play vs. Falcons

The Lions look like they’re going to be missing two key players for their Week 16 game against the Falcons.

Lions WR Josh Reynolds: ‘I’d love my future to be here with Detroit’

The upcoming free agent continues to speak very highly of Detroit, and says he’d love to be a part of the organization going forward.

Lions explain COVID-19 contingency plans for Jared Goff, coaching staff

The Lions have plans in place if their COVID-19 outbreak continues to spread.

Jared Goff has mild symptoms after testing positive for COVID but ‘feeling good’

Goff said his chances of playing on Sunday is unclear at this time.

Lions ‘out-coached’ and ‘outplayed’ Cardinals, took the next step in learning how to win

"They out-coached us, outplayed us." — Kliff Kingsbury

VIDEO: Lions’ locker room celebration vs. Cardinals, ‘Welcome to Detroit’

Come watch the Lions locker room celebration.

Lions’ newly-added CBs ‘foaming at the mouth’ for rare opportunity vs. Cardinals

The Lions are extremely shorthanded at cornerback, so they added some hungry defenders that will have a rare opportunity to showcase themselves on Sunday.

Chris Spielman details ‘evolving’ role inside Detroit Lions organization

Spielman described several facets of his current role with the team, how it’s evolving, and what he’s hoping to get out of this new phase of his professional career.

Getting to know Lions TE coach Ben Johnson, the rising influence in Detroit’s offense

Ben Johnson’s diverse coaching background has given him an opportunity to expand his role for the Lions.

Detroit Lions passing game benefitting from TE coach Ben Johnson’s increased influence

Quietly, Ben Johnson has had more of a hand in game-planning for the Detroit Lions’ passing game.

Teddy Bridgewater, Dan Campbell share admiration for each other from Saints days

The two showered the other with praise after spending two years together in New Orleans.

Lions coaches’ trust in Godwin Igwebuike pays off late vs. Vikings

The safety-turned-running back made one of the more critical plays in the Lions’ game-winning drive over the Minnesota Vikings.

Dan Campbell dedicates Lions first win game ball to Oxford community


Lions DC Aaron Glenn takes blame over Will Harris on third-and-4 vs. Bears

"To me, every player’s failure is my failure." — Aaron Glenn