Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions should draft Kentucky EDGE Josh Allen

The versatile linebacker should be the primary candidate for the Lions. In the 2018 NFL Draft, Josh Allen was a prospect that I wanted no part of. In the 2019 NFL Draft, Josh Allen is a prospect that I absolutely love. No, this isn’t a case of a player developing over the course of a year. This is a...

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4 hours ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions should draft Mississippi State EDGE Montez Sweat

The Mississippi State Edge gives the Lions everything they need. Alright, alright, this isn’t really a popular pick at the moment because of health concerns coming up in recent days but I picked Mississippi State EDGE Montez Sweat last week and I’m sticking with it. If the doctors in Detroit give Sweat...

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5 hours ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions should draft Florida State EDGE Brian Burns

Burns’ stock has shot up this offseason, perhaps enough to warrant drafting him with the eight pick. Imagine a player who rushes the passer like a defensive end, plays coverage like a linebacker, and moves like a safety. Now, check out Florida State EDGE Brian Burns’ highlight tape. That’s a man worth...

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6 hours ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

POLL: Who should the Lions draft in the first round?

It’s time to make your final decision. Who should the Lions take in the first? Happy Draft Day! The near five-month wait is finally coming to an end, as the Detroit Lions’ 2019 draft will finally come to fruition over the next three days. Will the Lions get a couple more defensive pieces to appease...

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7 hours ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

NFL Draft 2019 Rumors: Bills, Lions Looking to Trade out of Top 10

As teams look to trade up to get an elite prospect in the 2019 NFL draft, they will have a few options for trade partners looking to move out of the top 10...

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10 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions

Kelly Stafford, wife of Lions QB Matt Stafford, hospitalized again after brain surgery

Kelly Stafford, wife of Lions QB Matt Stafford, hospitalized again after brain surgery

Kelly Stafford, the wife of Lions QB Matthew Stafford, is back in the hospital days after brain surgery, but she hopes it's just an overnight stay.         

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18 hours ago, USA Today, Detroit Lions

Stafford back with Lions after wife's surgery

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford was at the team's facility on Monday morning, a day after his wife, Kelly, was released from the hospital following surgery to remove a brain tumor.

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20 hours ago, ESPN, Detroit Lions

Notes: TDN’s mock draft proposes double trade down for Lions

Everybody loves a trade down, but a true hero trades down twice. What’s better than a trade down in the NFL Draft? Two trade downs! That’s exactly what Benjamin Solak of The Draft Network proposed for the Detroit Lions in the site’s final mock draft of the season, released on Wednesday. First, the...

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20 hours ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

NFL Rumors: Ex-Lions Pass Rusher Ezekiel Ansah Visiting Ravens in Free Agency

Ezekiel Ansah 's long free agency has found some signs of hope, with the Baltimore Ravens hosting the veteran defensive end. Per ESPN's Jamison Hensley , Ansah is visiting the Ravens on Wednesday as they look to fill their need for a pass-rusher...

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21 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Baltimore Ravens, Detroit Lions

His wife home after brain surgery, Matthew Stafford back with Detroit Lions

His wife home after brain surgery, Matthew Stafford back with Detroit Lions

Kelly Stafford underwent surgery to remove a tumor from her brain last week and was released from the hospital Sunday         

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23 hours ago, USA Today, Detroit Lions

Matthew Stafford shows up to Lions workouts despite wife’s health issues

Matthew Stafford has been spending a lot of time with his wife this offseason after a tumor was found on her brain, but the Detroit Lions quarterback has still found a way to put in some work with his teammates despite the difficult circumstances at home. Stafford’s wife Kelly underwent a 12-hour brain...

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23 hours ago, Yard Barker, Detroit Lions

The Lions should trade for Broncos CB Chris Harris

The corner may be on the trading block. Former first-team All Pro cornerback and Super Bowl champion Chris Harris may not be a member of the Denver Broncos for much longer, according to a report by ESPN’s Jeff Legwold. Harris reportedly wants a new deal that will make him the highest-paid corner in the...

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions, Denver Broncos

Next Man Up: Lessons learned from Golden Tate’s departure

How does the Lions depth chart shape up at wide receiver, and how would things unfold if they lost a star player? The Lions learned how important a good slot receiver was to Jim Bob Cooter’s offense the hard way in 2018. With the season likely lost already and a stagnant offense, Bob Quinn & Co....

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

Team needs: Detroit Lions entering draft with 2 primary holes

The Lions’ don’t have a ton of pressing needs, but two stand out. It’s clear the Detroit Lions’ goal in free agency was to address as many needs as possible, while also picking up some impact players. Entering free agency Detroit needed a cornerback, guard, defensive end, tight end, and running back....

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

Report: Stafford reports to offseason workouts after wife’s brain surgery

Despite his wife recovering from brain surgery, Matthew Stafford was present during this week’s offseason workouts. It was no surprise that Matthew Stafford was not present for the Detroit Lions’ first week of offseason workouts. His wife, Kelly, was about to undergo brain surgery last Wednesday, and...

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

2019 Detroit Lions 7-round mock draft: Final edition

It's time, we're down to the wire, making our last calls. It's Draft Week around the NFL. Teams have finalized their boards, the prospects have their travel itineraries if they're attending the drafts, and, if not, they've already packed their houses with snacks and drinks for their families to enjoy...

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

Detroit Lions: 7-Round 2019 NFL mock draft, version 4.0

The Detroit Lions seven-round mock draft series for the 2019 NFL Draft wraps up with an unpopular but realistic pick at the top of the draft. Here we are as 2019 NFL Draft week has finally arrived for the Detroit Lions. With draft week here, there is time for just one more Lions seven-round mock […] Detroit...

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1 day ago, NFL Spin Zone, Detroit Lions

Notes: Bob Quinn gives behind-the-scenes info on draft day

Quinn told DetroitLions.com how he operates on draft day. The Detroit Lions seemed to be making a concerted effort to be a little more open with the media. Earlier in the offseason The Athletic took a trip down to Alabama on a private jet with Matt Patricia. Shortly thereafter, they got to interview...

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

2019 NFL mock draft: Listen to the complete SB Nation mock

Our SB Nation full first-round mock... in audio form! If you’re a subscriber to the PODcast or just an observant reader of Pride of Detroit, you may notice that there’s a new episode that dropped on Tuesday morning entitled “SPECIAL: 2019 SB Nation NFL Mock Draft.” Our friends over at the mothership...

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1 day ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

Lions players blown away by Flowers’, Amendola’s work ethic

The Lions have only been working out together for a couple weeks, but two free agent additions are already making a big impression. Trey Flowers and Frank Ragnow didn’t spend a ton of time together at Arkansas. As a true freshman, Ragnow only got to see Flowers’ senior year, in which the defensive end...

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2 days ago, Pride Of Detroit, Detroit Lions

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