Lions draft Arkansas OL Frank Ragnow, complete offensive line rebuild

The Detroit Lions selected Arkansas offensive lineman Frank Ragnow with pick No. 20 in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft on Thursday night. Frank Ragnow School: Arkansas Position:C/G Size: 6-foot-5, 312 lbs Ragnow should solidify and essentially complete Detroit's offensive line overhaul that Bob Quinn started when...

3 Best Case Scenarios for the Lions in the First Round

The Detroit Lions select 20th overall in the first round of tonight's NFL Draft, which means there are all kinds of potential scenarios that could play out. According to most current mock drafts, as many as five quarterbacks could be selected before the Lions...

Detroit Lions 2018 Schedule Released

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After a day full of false rumors about potential matchups, the NFL has officially announced the 2018 schedule for the Detroit Lions. They have two primetime games, including Week 3 against the New England Patriots. Check out Detroit's complete schedule with game times below. Week 1:...

How Does LeGarrette Blount Fit In Detroit’s Offense?

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The Detroit Lions have signed a few free agents so far this offseason, but have seemingly been bargain shopping, and have not made much of a splash. Detroit's latest signing, LeGarrette Blount, gives the team a bruising back who will help on early downs...

Lions add two LBs, re-sign DBs Lawson and Wilson

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The Detroit Lions were quick out of the free agency gates to sign multiple players today (verbal agreements until 4 P.M. Wednesday when the new league year begins). They added two free agent linebackers in Devon Kennard and Christian Jones. Jones, a 27-year-old inside linebacker...

Get to Know the New-Look 2018 Detroit Lions Coaching Staff

There's a new regime in the Motor City for 2018, as Matt Patricia takes over as head coach of the Detroit Lions. He has been busy putting together his coaching staff this offseason. As we are ramping up toward free agency and the NFL Draft,...

Lions place franchise tag on DE Ziggy Ansah

Ziggy Ansah
The Lions have chosen to designate defensive end Ziggy Ansah as their franchise player, assuring the talented pass rusher will remain in Detroit for the 2018 season. https://twitter.com/Lions/status/968612313963159554 Ansah, 28, is coming off of a 12-sack season in 2017 and would've commanded top-flight money had he...

3 Running Back Prospects the Lions Could Target Early

Want to hear an incredibly ridiculous stat? The Detroit Lions haven't had a 100-yard rusher in a game since Reggie Bush in 2013. That was also the last time the Lions had a 1,000-yard rusher in a season when Bush barely accomplished the feat...

Lions give extension to GM Bob Quinn

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Earlier this week, the Lions introduced new head coach Matt Patricia, and now they have announced an extension with general manager Bob Quinn. https://twitter.com/Lions/status/962021328415899648 Both contracts are set to run through the 2022 season, providing the team with some stability over the next five years. More...

Matt Patricia Moves on to the Motor City

The Philadelphia Eagles may be bringing the Lombardi trophy home but the New England Patriots are still making bigger headlines. On Tuesday, Josh McDaniels decided to stay in New England after all. Some have already dubbed it, ‘the ‘re-neg heard ‘round Twitter.’   Cue the...

WATCH: Matt Patricia’s introductory press conference

The Detroit Lions are introducing their new head coach Matt Patricia. It's the first fans have really heard from the former New England Patriots defensive coordinator for an extended period. You can watch the entire press conference live courtesy of the Lions' official website. https://twitter.com/Lions/status/961327251081056259 Stay tuned for...

McDaniels waffling proves Lions made right choice with Patricia

When Bob Quinn took over as Lions general manager in 2016, many speculated he would bring in one of his former Patriots coworkers to replace Jim Caldwell. Josh McDaniels and Matt Patricia were both interesting candidates for different reasons. McDaniels could work with a talented...

Lions officially hire Matt Patricia as head coach

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After weeks of speculation, the Detroit Lions have hired Matt Patricia as their new head coach. Patricia comes from the New England Patriots, where he's coached since 2004 and has served as the team's defensive coordinator since 2012. The decision has been known for several...

Report: Paul Pasqualoni May Join Lions Coaching Staff

Technically the Detroit Lions are still without a head coach, as the franchise has to wait another week to formally hire Matt Patricia. However, Patricia has already been busy making cuts to the coaching staff. There are many vacancies that need to be filled...

Darius Slay ranks No. 3 in NFL 1000 cornerback rankings

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Darius Slay is coming off of a career year in which he led the league in interceptions and passes defended for a cornerback. That elite production paid off for Slay, as he earned an All-Pro selection and his first ever trip to the Pro...

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FPC Vikings Roundtable: Evaluating the Offseason

By most indications, the Vikings came out of the offseason pretty much as they envisioned. They made some splashes in free agency, found some...

Lions must let running back battle play itself out

The Lions made a serious commitment to improving what was the 32nd-ranked rushing attack in 2017 (76.3 yards per game) through both the draft...