Stories tagged: Detroit Lions
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 10:13 a.m.
The Detroit Lions bolstered their offensive line to make up for the potential loss of tackle Taylor Decker. Detroit acquired offensive tackle Greg Robinson from the Los Angeles Rams for …
Fri., May 19, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
Former University of Idaho and NFL football player Wayne Walker died on Friday from complications from Parkinson’s disease.
Thu., April 13, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
The Detroit Lions will have a new look next season. They unveiled new, Nike Vapor Untouchable uniforms for season-ticket holders at Ford Field. Detroit will have home, away, “color rush,” …
Tue., March 28, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
The former home of the Detroit Lions will be demolished. A judge approved a deal Tuesday between the city of Pontiac and the owners of the Pontiac Silverdome to get …
Sun., March 12, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
T.J. Lang is switching sides in an NFC North rivalry – and returning to his roots.
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Police say they arrested a former NFL player after he tried to force his way into an Oregon home and then took his clothes off. Police went to the Woodburn …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
In a perfect world – and, boy oh boy, at the moment we are so far from a perfect world, it feels like I’m subletting a studio in Dante’s Inferno …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
The formula that has led the Seattle Seahawks to unmatched success over the past five seasons returned. A healthy dose of Thomas Rawls rumbling on the ground. A few timely …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
With the emergence of Doug Baldwin, the arrival of Tyler Lockett and a list of injuries that slowed his development, Paul Richardson was seemingly forgotten as one of the pass …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
The Seattle Seahawks announced this week that they will have University of Washington seismologists at the ready Saturday night to provide real-time monitoring of the ground vibrations generated by fans …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Zach Zenner brushed off comments made by Seattle’s Michael Bennett, who said the Detroit Lion was the best white running back in the NFL, insisting he wasn’t bothered by the …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 4:49 p.m.
Until a month ago, the Seattle Seahawks never knew what it was like without Earl Thomas on the field.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Russell Wilson isn’t running like he used to.
Mon., Jan. 2, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
For the fifth straight season, the Seattle Seahawks have won 10 games and are headed to the playoffs, the longest such streaks in franchise history.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 1 a.m.
UConn is bringing back Randy Edsall as coach, hoping to turn around the Huskies by rehiring the winningest coach in school history.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 8:38 p.m.
Dez Bryant threw his first career touchdown pass between a pair of scoring catches, Ezekiel Elliott ran for two TDs and the Dallas Cowboys kept Detroit from clinching a playoff …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 3:34 p.m.
Matt Prater kicked a 40-yard field goal as time expired after Darius Slay returned an interception 13 yards with 30 seconds left, lifting the Detroit Lions to a 16-13 win …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 7:10 p.m.
Retirement proved to be temporary for Percy Harvin, the once-dynamic playmaker who’s back in the NFL and returning to Buffalo to reinforce the Bills injury-depleted group of receivers.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 1:51 p.m.
Gail Cogdill, a star receiver for Washington State, the Detroit Lions and the NFL rookie of the year in 1960, has died. He was 79.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 8:17 p.m.
Miami Dolphins defensive line coach Terrell Williams was engaged in conversation on the field following practice Friday when end Cameron Wake came up from behind and playfully draped a large, …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
NFL notes: Osweiler signs four-year deal with Texans
Tue., March 8, 2016, 7:53 p.m.
Calvin Johnson, one the most spectacular receivers in NFL history, retired from the Detroit Lions on Tuesday and rekindled memories of the way superstar running back Barry Sanders quietly stepped …
Tue., March 8, 2016, 10:57 a.m.
Calvin Johnson has retired. The 30-year-old receiver, known as Megatron, announced his decision Tuesday to walk away from the NFL after nine mostly spectacular seasons with the Detroit Lions.
Sun., Jan. 31, 2016, 7:45 p.m.
The Detroit Lions are still giving Calvin Johnson time to ponder his future.
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015, 10:08 p.m.
Aaron Rodgers took the shotgun snap on an untimed down with no time left, shuffled to his left, slipped a sack, rolled right and heaved a pass that seemed as …
Fri., Nov. 27, 2015, 8:41 p.m.
Growing up in Ghana, Ziggy Ansah did dream of becoming a sports star in North America.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 6:40 p.m.
Matthew Stafford dropped back and perfectly lofted the ball where only Calvin Johnson could catch it.
Thu., Nov. 5, 2015, 6:50 p.m.
The one-win Detroit Lions, looking nothing like the team that reached the playoffs last season, fired team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew on Thursday and promised to …
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015, 10:03 p.m.
Hours before leaving for their longest road trip of the season, the Detroit Lions shook up their offensive coaching staff.
Tue., Oct. 6, 2015, 10:19 p.m.
The NFL world is hotly debating Monday night’s play in which Seattle Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright illegally batted the football out of the end zone.