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2 Detroit Lions nominated for Rookie of the Week

The Detroit Lions have two players nominated for Rookie of the Week after standout performances against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 3.

Week 3 power rankings: National perspective urges Lions fans to breathe

Checking in on where the Detroit Lions stand in the national rankings after Week 2 of the NFL season.

Lions release standing room only tickets for Week 2 vs. Seahawks

The Detroit Lions are releasing standing room only tickets for their previously sold out home opener at Ford Field.

Power rankings: Where experts put the Lions after statement win over Chiefs

Checking in on where the Detroit Lions stand in the national rankings.

The fallout from Aaron Rodgers’ injury, what it means for the Detroit Lions

The impact of Aaron Rodgers’ injury as it pertains to the Detroit Lions and the rest of the NFL.

Minnesota Vikings’ late-game luck runs out vs. Bucs, lose 20-17

The Minnesota Vikings were 11-0 in one-score games last season. They’re already 0-1 in 2023.

2023 NFL Week 1 power rankings: Are the Lions becoming ‘America’s Team’?

Checking in on where the Detroit Lions stand in the national rankings.

Former Lion T.J. Hockenson signs record-breaking TE deal with Vikings

Former Detroit Lions first-round pick T.J. Hockenson set a new record for NFL tight ends with his new four-year extension with the Minnesota Vikings.

Buffalo Bills signing Detroit Lions roster cut OT Germain Ifedi

After being released by the Detroit Lions over the weekend, offensive tackle Germain Ifedi is signing with the Buffalo Bills.

NFL roster cuts explainer: Deadlines, practice squad rules, waiver wire priority, more

A full explanation of how the 2023 NFL roster cuts process works, including deadlines, waiver wire rules, IR process and how the practice squad works.

UPDATE: Jeff Okudah carted off after suffering injury at Falcons training camp

The former Detroit Lions first-round pick suffered a lower-body injury in Falcons camp and was carted off the field. We’ll provide injury updates as they come in.

2 former Detroit Lions among new wave of NFL gambling suspensions

Two former Detroit Lions are part of the NFL’s new wave of gambling suspensions.

Report: ‘Handful’ of NFL suspensions for gambling coming soon

Per ESPN, a ‘handful’ of suspensions are coming to NFL players who broke the league’s gambling policy.

Report: Dalvin Cook to be released by Minnesota Vikings

The NFC North will be losing one of the most impactful offensive weapons in the division, with the Vikings moving on from Dalvin Cook.

Player survey suggests NFL has done a horrible job teaching gambling policy

A survey from The Athletic suggests most NFL players weren’t properly educated about the league’s gambling policy that cost Jameson Williams a 6-game suspension.

NFL adopts Detroit Lions’ rule proposal for 3rd emergency quarterback

The Detroit Lions’ rule proposal for an emergency third quarterback designation has passed. Here’s an explanation for what it means.

Notes: Lions have 2 players in PFF’s top-25 under 25

PFF’s Trevor Sikkema released his top-25 players under 25 and two Lions made the list

Notes: Former HC Mike Martz gushes over Lions 1st-round pick Jahmyr Gibbs

Former head coach Mike Martz breaks down first-round pick Jahmyr Gibbs’ fit in the Lions’ offense

Notes: Lions team reporter Dannie Rogers sits down with Taylor Decker’s family

Lions’ team reporter Dannie Rogers visited with left tackle Taylor Decker and his family at their home in Arizona to talk life in the NFL

Northern Michigan OT Jake Witt’s journey to the NFL has been like a movie

Not long ago Jake Witt was playing basketball for Michigan Tech. Now he is waiting to hear his name called in the NFL Draft.

Lions’ Kerby Joseph ends Aaron Rodgers’ Packers career

Aaron Rodgers is being traded to the New York Jets, making his last pass in a Packers uniform a costly interception into the hands of Lions rookie Kerby Joseph.

Jameson Williams among 4 Detroit Lions suspended for gambling

4 Detroit Lions players were suspended by the NFL for gambling, including first-round pick Jameson Williams. The Lions responded by releasing two who bet on NFL games.

NFLPA alleges league forced Lions, Panthers to play in knowingly unsafe conditions

NFLPA president J.C. Tretter says by the league’s own measure, the playing conditions in last year’s Panthers vs. Lions game were unsafe, but the players were forced to play.

Report: Eagles hire Matt Patricia despite history with Darius Slay

The Eagles are hiring former Lions coach Matt Patricia, and Nick Sirianni believes he and Darius Slay will have a good relationship despite conflicts in past.

Notes: ESPN’s wild all-trades mock draft lands Aaron Donald with Lions

Sure, you have seen a lot of mock drafts. But have you seen one with all trades? ESPN’s Bill Barnwell has you covered.

Notes: Lions to honor 90th season with commemorative uniform patch

To honor their 90th year in the NFL, the Lions will wear a commemorative patch on their uniforms during the 2023 season.

Notes: Devon Witherspoon talks potential reunion with Kerby Joseph

NFL Draft cornerback Devon Witherspoon definitely seems open to the idea of reuniting Lions’ safety Kerby Joseph in Detroit.

Notes: How Lions coach Dan Campbell is handling heightened expectations

Lions’ coach Dan Campbell knows the bar is being raised in 2023. Dave Birkett of the Free Press has more on how Detroit gearing up for a run at the division.

Notes: Chris Spielman reveals details about his front office role with Lions

Justin Rogers of The Detroit News takes a closer look at Spielman’s unique role with the Lions and how he has left his mark.

UPDATE: Former Lions guard Evan Brown signing with Seahawks

Evan Brown started 24 games for the Lions over the past two years, but after signing a free agent deal with the Seahawks, he’ll compete for a starting job.

Notes: Top draft DT Jalen Carter ‘struggles’ at Georgia pro day

Potential No. 1 overall pick in the 2023 NFL Draft, defensive tackle Jalen Carter, struggles to impress at his pro day.

2023 NFL free agency legal tampering period live updates, open thread

All the latest NFL free agency news and reactions during the 2023 tampering period.

Report: Philadelphia Eagles grant Darius Slay permission to seek a trade

The former Lions second-round pick could be on the move this offseason, as the Eagles are granting him an opportunity to seek a trade.

RUMOR: Former NFL GM says Rams are trying to trade Matthew Stafford

Could Matthew Stafford really be traded just 2 years after moving on from Detroit? How the turntables have....

Notes: Penei Sewell is already a model for the NFL’s next generation

Pancaking defenders, talking trash to living legends, and catching passes for first downs. Kyle Meinke of MLive takes a closer look at the rise of Penei Sewell, and what might come next for the budding star.

Notes: Dan Campbell is the current favorite for 2023 Coach of the Year

With a strong close to the 2022 season, Lions’ coach Dan Campbell is the Vegas favorite to be the Coach of the Year.


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