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Detroit Sports Nation Dec 12, 2018

Darius Slay Week 14 NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Darius Slay‘s pick-six on rookie quarterback Josh Rosen was not only the first of Big Play’s NFL career, but it also helped the cornerback win the NFL Defensive Player of the Week award for Week 14. Congrats @_bigplayslay23! #SlayFingerWag | #ProBowlVote pic.twitter.com/bmVxOSl7td — Detroit Lions (@Lions) December 12, 2018 Darius Slay also recorded three tackles and defended two additional passes in the Detroit Lions 17-3 win over the Arizona Cardinals. Slay’s interception and touchdown played a huge role in determining the outcome of the game, as the Lions offense struggled to get...
Pride Of Detroit Dec 12, 2018
Darius Slay named NFC Week 14 Defensive Player of the Week

Darius Slay named NFC Week 14 Defensive Player of the Week

Big Play, back again. It probably came as a surprise to most, but when Darius Slay picked off Josh Rosen and took it to the house, it was the first time the Detroit Lions cornerback notched an NFL touchdown. That effort, along with his two other pass breakups, was enough to earn him NFC Defensive Player of the Week honors for Week 14. Congrats @_bigplayslay23! #SlayFingerWag | #ProBowlVote pic.twitter.com/bmVxOSl7td— Detroit Lions (@Lions) December 12, 2018 According to the Lions, this was the third time Slay has won the award. The last time he won the award was almost exactly a...
Detroit Free Press Dec 9, 2018
Detroit Lions players blast 'awful' Arizona Cardinals field conditions

Detroit Lions players blast 'awful' Arizona Cardinals field conditions

“I don’t understand how we got an indoor and the field is terrible. The field was awful," Lions cornerback Nevin Lawson said.        
SideLion Report Nov 30, 2018

Detroit Lions: Surprising stat revelation about Nevin Lawson

The Detroit Lions clearly have a need at cornerback going into 2019. But this revealing stat concerning veteran Nevin Lawson may surprise you. The Detroit Lions passing defense allows just 238 yards a game through the air to opposing teams. That’s tied for 13th lowest in the NFL. But they also allow a rating of […] Detroit Lions: Surprising stat revelation about Nevin Lawson - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - A Detroit Lions Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Pride Of Detroit Nov 25, 2018
Detroit Lions film breakdown: Is Mike Ford the answer at CB2?

Detroit Lions film breakdown: Is Mike Ford the answer at CB2?

The undrafted rookie shined in the Lions thanksgiving loss, but what does he actually bring to the table? Possibly the most important issue the Detroit Lions have faced this season has been the inability to field anyone at cornerback across from Darius Slay. Nevin Lawson has not improved the past few seasons. Teez Tabor is starting to look like he will never contribute as an NFL player. Injuries have clearly ruined any future Deshawn Shead has in the NFL. Detroit’s usually steady pass defense fell off a cliff this season and the CB2 position is the most responsible. Enter Mike Ford. The...

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