Detroit Lions: Free agency updates
The Detroit Lions roster has made some drastic changes so far during the free-agency period.
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NFL free agency: Lions re-sign Brandon Pettigrew
The Lions have re-signed tight end Brandon Pettigrew, keeping one of Matthew Stafford's top targets and a player who can potentially make defences regret focusing too much on Calvin Johnson.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Lions by the Numbers: 2013 Stats Detroit Must Improve in 2014
The Detroit Lions in 2013 were the Detroit Lions for any fan under the age of 65. It was the same story since that last championship season: all kinds of potential doomed by key mishaps.
Playing for Lions 'more than football, more than a paycheck' for Joique Bell
Joique Bell grew up in Benton Harbor, went to Wayne State in Detroit and spent time in four different NFL cities before returning to Detroit.
Detroit Free Press
Bell: Golden Tate would be another piece for Lions' 'already-deadly' offense
Golden Tate of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates as he scores a touchdown against the St. Louis Rams on Oct. 28, 2013.
Fantasy football impact of early free agency moves
The NFL free agent and trade market opened for business on Tuesday, and many teams wasted no time in making everything from minor roster tweaks to big moves that will have an effect on fantasy football draft boards in five months.
Pride of Detroit
Lions free agency: Recapping Day 1
There are a couple different strategies NFL teams can employ at the start of free agency.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Detroit Lions Rumors: Safety T.J. Ward Good Fit at the Right Price
The Detroit Lions have shown some very solid interest in budding free agent safety T.J. Ward.
Source: Lions, Bell agree to $7M extension
Joique Bell indicated often over the past few months he had no desire to leave the Detroit Lions and that he would like to remain a member of the club following his breakout 2013 season.
O'HARA: Ranking the Lions' 10 best free agent signings
Mike O'Hara ranks his top 10 list of Lions free agent signings, with some rules, where in all cases impact is more important than longevity Predicting who the Lions might sign when the free-agency period begins on Tuesday is difficult, and so is looking back on which players represent the best signings since free-agency was adopted in the NFL in ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Lions likely to take prudent approach to free-agent spending
You will forgive the Lions if they aren't one of the teams firing out of the gate when free agency officially opens at 4 p.m. Tuesday.
Detroit Lions Working on Deal With Joique Bell Ahead of Free Agency Period
Dec 29, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell carries the ball as Minnesota Vikings safety Robert Blanton attempts to tackle during the third quarter at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome.
Detroit Free Press
Brandon Pettigrew hopes his blocking pays off in free agency
At a time when tight ends such as Jimmy Graham want to be relabeled as receivers, soon to be free agent Brandon Pettigrew qualifies as a throwback.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Detroit News
Lions players, NFL associates express condolences to Ford family via Twitter
William Clay Ford Sr., the last living grandchild of auto mogul Henry Ford, owned the Lions for more than 50 years until his death Sunday of pneumonia at age 88. He was an employee and board member at Ford Motor Company for 57 years.
T.J. Ward has interest from Detroit Lions
Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush runs the ball as Cleveland Browns strong safety T.J. Ward defends during the first quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Detroit Lions Draft Profiles: Marqise Lee, WR, USC
Apr 13, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Southern California Trojans receiver Marqise Lee carries the ball in the spring game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
O'HARA: Who could the Lions target to sign, and keep, in free agency?
Q. Show me time: There is noticeably less drama than last year when Reggie Bush was targeted as a lock to sign with the Lions.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
NFL Mock Draft 2014: Underrated Players Who Will Have Long NFL Careers
Each year, there's a group of players who for whatever reasons drop down to the middle or end of the first round.
No Reason for Hand-Wringing Over Detroit Lions' Lack of Suh Extension
Oct 27, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh during player introductions prior to the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Ford Field.
2014 NFL Draft: Best Fits for Each of This Year's Top Receivers
It's not very often that we get such an impressive collection of wide receivers in a single draft class.