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Pride Of Detroit Oct 19, 2021
5 Detroit Lions game ball candidates against Bengals

5 Detroit Lions game ball candidates against Bengals

Sam Greene/The Enquirer / USA TODAY NETWORK Here are the five best Lions performances from Sunday. Vote on this week’s Game Ball winner. Another week, another pain. Here are the current game ball standings: Week 1 Game Ball winner: Penei Sewell Week 2 winner: T.J. Hockenson Week 3 winner: D’Andre Swift Week 4 winner: Kalif Raymond Week 5 winner: Tracy Walker Let’s get started. Derrick Barnes Stats: 9 tackles, 1 pass defended PFF Grade: 90.5 The nine tackles are a standard stat line for a starting linebacker in the NFL, but I really want to focus on the one pass...
Pride Of Detroit Oct 18, 2021
Week 6 snap counts: Derrick Barnes, Jerry Jacobs making most of opportunities

Week 6 snap counts: Derrick Barnes, Jerry Jacobs making most of opportunities

Photo by Nic Antaya/ Two rookies set career-highs in playing time and made the most of their opportunities. Let’s take a closer look at the Detroit Lions’ Week 6 snap count in their 34-11 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. Offense Quarterbacks Jared Goff: 63 (100%) Running backs D’Andre Swift: 49 (78%)Jamaal Williams: 19 (30%)Jason Cabinda: 2 (3%) — 18 special teams snaps (72%)Godwin Igwebuike: 0 (0%) — 18 (72%)Jermar Jefferson: 0 (0%) — 9 (36%) The balance between Swift and Williams remains consistent, although you have to imagine the Lions are hoping it’ll...
SideLion Report Oct 16, 2021

Trey Flowers and Derrick Barnes are shaping up to be critical pieces of the Lions defense

As the Detroit Lions’ defense looks to maintain positive momentum, Trey Flowers and Derrick Barnes are shaping up to be critical pieces in Week 6 and beyond. Week 6 is upon us, and the Detroit Lions will welcome the Cincinnati Bengals to Ford Field on Sunday. The Bengals have an explosive offense, and the passing […] Trey Flowers and Derrick Barnes are shaping up to be critical pieces of the Lions defense - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - Detroit Lions News and Fan Community
Pride Of Detroit Sep 28, 2021
Detroit Lions Week 3 rookie review: Derrick Barnes earns his first start

Detroit Lions Week 3 rookie review: Derrick Barnes earns his first start

Photo by Nic Antaya/ Examining how the Lions 2021 rookie class performed in Week 3. As the weeks roll on, the Detroit Lions’ rookie class continues to get more and more playing time. Heading into their Week 3 matchup with the Baltimore Ravens, five rookies held starting roles, as Derrick Barnes made his debut as the Lions’ first-team linebacker. Let’s take a closer look at the Lions’ rookies and how they fared against the Ravens. Penei Sewell, LT 63 snaps (100 percent) There are times Sewell looks very much like a rookie that didn't play football in 2020. Then...

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