3:38 PM EDT, Fri August 22, 2014
Detroit News 1 hour ago

Improved Lions receiver Corey Fuller 'night and day from last year'

Fuller, 6-foot-2, 200 pounds, has been turning heads in camp for his consistency, speed and catching ability. That combination of skills was on display in the opening exhibition game, when he caught the go-ahead touchdown.
Detroit Lions to break out a new touchdown dance?

Detroit Lions to break out a new touchdown dance?

Calvin Johnson hinted after Wednesday's practice that the Lions could be cooking up a new celebration that involves the entire receiver group.
Detroit Lions — Five to watch tonight vs. Jaguars

Detroit Lions — Five to watch tonight vs. Jaguars

It’s not just the Lions’ third preseason game, it’s more like a dress rehearsal for the regular season. Starters will mostly play the first half against the Jacksonville Jaguars. It will be interesting to see how the defense and offense perform. But this game is key for guys battling for a spot on the 53-man roster. Here are five Lions to watch tonight: 1. Running back MIkel Leshoure needs a solid effort to strengthen his chances of making the roster. Watch for him not just with the ball but also on special teams. George Winn has been solid. He had more carries and more snaps on...
Kris Durham, Corey Fuller fighting for a spot in Detroit Lions' deep receiver corps

Kris Durham, Corey Fuller fighting for a spot in Detroit Lions' deep receiver corps

The rest of the wideouts continue to play well enough that Ryan Broyles' emergence hasn't really solved anything. It's just bumped someone else onto the bubble. That someone appears to be Kris Durham.
5 hottest job battles heading into Detroit Lions' most important preseason game

5 hottest job battles heading into Detroit Lions' most important preseason game

Not only will it be Detroit's most important exhibition, with most starters playing into the second half, but also its last exhibition before the first round of cuts Tuesday.
Detroit Free Press 14 hours ago

Lack of sacks not a concern for Lions' D-line

The Lions have mustered an NFL-worst one sack midway through the exhibition season. The statistic seems a little alarming, but it worries no one on the defensive line.
Detroit Free Press 17 hours ago

Eminem concert + Lions game + construction = A downtown traffic mess

Getting into downtown Detroit on big event nights can be a driving challenge in the best of conditions, but expect it to be a bit tougher Friday night with the huge Eminem-Rihanna concert starting just as the Detroit Lions host a preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Detroit News 17 hours ago

Lions kicking showdown will go down to the wire

After seeing that both handle themselves well on and off the field, special teams coordinator John Bonamego said the decision will 'hinge on game performance' in the final two exhibition games.
Detroit Free Press 21 hours ago

Can Leshoure find a role in Lions' backfield?

Leshoure tumbled down the depth chart and landed in the doghouse of former offensive coordinator Scott Linehan. But under a new coaching regime, Leshoure appears to be getting a second and closer look. Through two exhibitions, he leads the Lions with 15 carries and 54 yards - 17th best in the NFC before Thursday.
Detroit News 22 hours ago

Lions vs. Jags: 10 things to watch

Against the Jaguars, Lions starters will play into the second half, which is enough time to see just how the new offense and defense will look in 2014.
Detroit Free Press 23 hours ago

Submit questions now for live chat with Lions writer Dave Birkett

Dave will be here at noon to answer your questions about the team, tonight's exhibition and more. What would you like to know?
Detroit Free Press Aug 21, 2014

NFL players don't want to fight Suh, ESPN poll says

With the regular season fast approaching, ESPN recently polled 82 NFL players on a variety of topics going into 2014, including: 'Who's the last guy in the league you would ever want to get into a fistfight with?' Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh easily earned the most votes on that question: 18% of them, followed by Houston Texans defensive end (and former Central Michigan tight end) J.J. Watt at 11%.
Detroit News Aug 21, 2014

Survey: Lions' Ndamukong the guy NFL players would least like to fight

Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is the player other NFL players would least like to fight, according to an ESPN survey.
Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh easily the guy NFL players least want to fight, per ESPN poll

Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh easily the guy NFL players least want to fight, per ESPN poll

The NFL is brimming with some of the biggest, baddest dudes in the world. And all those big, bad dudes really do not want to mess with Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh.
Detroit Free Press Aug 21, 2014

Lions-Jaguars: Five things to watch Friday

Calvin Johnson's preseason debut, the escalating kicking competition and more of what to watch in the Lions' third preseason game Friday at Ford Field.

Lions Player News

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    Corey Fuller

    Improved Lions receiver Corey Fuller 'night and day from last year'

  • 1 Calvin Johnson

    Calvin Johnson

    Detroit Lions to break out a new touchdown dance?

  • 1 Ryan Broyles

    Ryan Broyles

    With Ryan Broyles continuing to shine, Detroit Lions have some tough decisions to make at receiver

  • 1 Kris Durham

    Kris Durham

    Kris Durham, Bill Bentley 'still cool' with each other after shoving at Detroit Lions practice

  • Matthew Stafford

    Matthew Stafford

    Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford knows he has to be good -- and so far, so good

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