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After brutal Week 2, Detroit Lions’ Matthew Stafford drops in QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Reggie Bush 'would possibly consider' using a switch on his 1-year-old daughter

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush is sort of and not-so-carefully coming to the defense of Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, telling WFAN-FM’s “Boomer & Carton” (per NFL.com) show that the whole beating your kids thing is a product of being raised in the 80s… Huh? We’ll let Mr. Bush explain: “Adrian Peterson, I’ve known for a while, and he’s a good guy,” Bush...
Via Low Brow Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions Sign CB Danny Gorrer

The Detroit Lions make a move to try to replace the injured rookie cornerback Nevin Lawson. They have signed Danny Gorrer at cornerback. Gorrer is only 28 years old, and was able to impress the Lions more than veteran Champ Bailey did. Let’s hope that Danny Gorrer is ready to go, because the Lions will need all of the help they can get to subdue the Green Bay offense.
Via Detroit Sports Nation
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush says he will “HARSHLY” discipline his daughter

The 29-year-old Lions running back Reggie Bush said he uses his “best judgment” when it comes to punishing his daughter, Briseis. But he opened himself up for criticism by claiming he would harshly punish his child. “I have a 1-year-old daughter, and I discipline her,” he said. “I definitely will try to — will obviously not […] The post Reggie Bush says he will ...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lions could be giving up on their rookie kicker; Worked out 3 vets

The Detroit Lions rookie kicker Nate Freese might be on his way out alreafy. According to Adam Shefter of ESPN the Detroit Lions worked out three veteran kickers today. @AdamSchefter: Lions kicking around idea of new kicker, worked out Rob Bironas, Alex Henery, and Garrett Hartley, per source. Anyone of them veterans would be an […] The post Lions could be giving up on their rookie...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush says he will use harsh discipline on daughter

Getty Images Reggie Bush is making the media rounds on Tuesday and naturally questions about Adrian Peterson and child discipline have come up. Asked on WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton” about Peterson, Bush spoke about how he would discipline his daughter. “I most definitely discipline my daughter,” he said on WFAN. “I have a 1-year-old daughter, and I discipline her,” he...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Bush: I will 'harshly discipline' my daughter

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush made the media rounds on Tuesday. In hindsight, that may have been a bad idea. The former USC star did a handful of interviews as part of a sponsor campaign with Taco Bell. However, it was one interview with WFAN that will have sports fans and media talking about anything but the Taco Bell program. Bush appeared on WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton”...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Why they lost to the Carolina Panthers

It’s not that the Detroit Lions were completely outplayed, at least in the beginning. They simply lacked a significant running game, the discipline to remain competitive throughout, and were unlucky with injuries. Now, we aren’t going to give up on the Lions after one game, but there are surely some key concerns that need to be addressed after Sunday’s game against the Carolina...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Joique Bell on Lions’ loss: ‘I let my city down’

Six days after jolting the Giants, the Lions were overpowered by the Panthers, losing 24-7 in Sunday's sloppy, mistake-filled contest. Nobody, it seems, is taking the defeat harder than Lions running back -- and Detroit native -- Joique Bell. "I let my city down," Bell said, per MLive.com. "Coming from a place I have a lot of pride for, I know a lot of people...
Via Helmet2Helmet
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions handed ugly 24-7 loss against Carolina

Sunday was a day to forget on many levels for the Detroit Lions, who were handed an ugly 24-7 loss at the hands of the Carolina Panthers. From missed field goals, to turnovers, to another injury in the secondary, nothing went Detroit’s way in this one. The Lions fall to 1-1 on the young season, while the Panthers climb to 2-0. Hardy Detroit’s new offense looked very promising...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Lions are keeping their options open at kicker

With rookie kicker Nate Freese making 2 of his first 5 attempts at the NFL level, the Lions have a problem… a big problem that is when it comes to their special teams production. And after today’s 24-7 loss at the hands of the Carolina Panthers where Freese missed two of those five total attempts this young season, Lions head coach Jim Caldwell says the team won’t make any...
Via The Majors Detroit
2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kelvin Benjamin Makes Incredible One-Handed Catch Vs Lions

Kelvin Benjamin hauled in an incredible one-handed catch against the Detroit Lions. Here's video of the play.
Via Gamedayr
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ndamukong Suh reportedly mad about Cam Newton calling him “Donkey Kong Suh”

Well it looks like Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has some extra motivation for this week’s game against the Panthers after quarterback Cam Newton called him “Donkey Kong Suh” this past week. Three of Detroit defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh’s former high school teammates said today that Carolina quarterback Cam Newton referring to their friend as “Donkey Kong Suh...
Via Pro Football Zone
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions have a chance to prove they’re for real on Sunday

The Detroit Lions offense is no doubt one of the league’s best. Matthew Stafford makes his fair share of mistakes, and this team still hasn’t won a playoff game since 1991. Still, the talent is there this year to change that completely. Calvin Johnson is the league’s top wide receiver, Golden Tate is a solid second receiver and tight end Eric Ebron has the potential to become...
Via cover32 - Lions
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Three reasons Nevin Lawson will be the starter

The Detroit Lions’ defense exceeded expectations Monday night against the New York Giants. The Lions held the Giants to just 197 yards while compiling two critical interceptions. The most recent problem being addressed, however, has been the loss of cornerback Bill Bentley, out for the season with a torn ACL. This injury leaves the Lions with only seven defensive backs and four...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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