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Pride Of Detroit 17 hours ago
Open thread: What is the biggest roster decision facing the Lions?

Open thread: What is the biggest roster decision facing the Lions?

The Lions have some big roster decisions looming. Training camp is still a month away for the Detroit Lions, but for the front office, there is really no time to rest. The next few weeks are going to be filled with scheme tweaking, practice preparation, and likely some roster maneuvering, as well. While many view training camp as simply and opportunity for players to show their chops and compete not only to make the 53-man squad, but for playing time, it’s also a key time for coaches to evaluate players and see how they can be best utilized when the regular season hits. Earlier in the...
SideLion Report Jun 19, 2018

Detroit Lions offered Rob Gronkowski trade by Patriots

The Detroit Lions had an opportunity to trade for a future Hall of Fame tight end thanks to their trusted relationship with the New England Patroits. The Detroit Lions clearly have a solid relationship with the New England Patroits, with both general manager Bob Quinn and new head coach Matt Patricia being former longtime alums […] Detroit Lions offered Rob Gronkowski trade by Patriots - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - A Detroit Lions Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Detroit Free Press Jun 19, 2018
Detroit Lions hire Jimmy Raye III as senior personnel executive

Detroit Lions hire Jimmy Raye III as senior personnel executive

Jimmy Raye IIIs father played quarterback on Michigan States 1966 championship team. Hes now the newest member of the Detroit Lions staff.        
Pride Of Detroit Jun 19, 2018
Lions add ‘highly coveted’ Jimmy Raye III to personnel team

Lions add ‘highly coveted’ Jimmy Raye III to personnel team

Bob Quinn is adding some serious football minds to this personnel department. Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn has made a lot of changes to his front office, and apparently now a full two years in, he isn’t done. As first reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the Lions have added Jimmy Raye III to their personnel team. According to the team’s website, Raye’s official position is Senior Personnel Executive. Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press gives a nice breakdown as to where Raye will rank in terms of being in Bob Quinn’s ear: Lions already have added Raye to their...
blog.mlive.com Jun 19, 2018
Lions add Texans assistant GM to scouting department

Lions add Texans assistant GM to scouting department

The Detroit Lions have tweaked their scouting department again, this time adding Jimmy Raye III as a senior personnel executive according to NFL Network.
Detroit Sports Nation Jun 19, 2018

Lions add Texans assistant GM to scouting department - MLive

The Detroit Lions have tweaked their scouting department again, this time adding Jimmy Raye III as a senior personnel executive according to NFL Network. ALLEN PARK -- The Detroi...
Pride Of Detroit Jun 19, 2018
Open thread: What would a Rob Gronkowski to Lions trade look like?

Open thread: What would a Rob Gronkowski to Lions trade look like?

How much would the Lions be willing to give up for Gronk? Before we get into today’s Question of the Day, let’s be clear: Rob Gronkowski isn’t going to be a Detroit Lion in 2018. The trade rumors are all but dead at this point, and whatever ailed the relationship between Gronk and the Patriots appears to have been solved. However, Albert Breer’s report that the Detroit Lions were among a few teams the Patriots talked to about trading Gronk is, at the very least, pretty interesting. Lions general manager Bob Quinn has not been shy dealing with his former team, and although we’ll...
Detroit Sports Nation Jun 18, 2018

Lions WR Kenny Golladay could be headed for breakout season - MLive

he looks like a No. 1 receiver. But in this offense, he doesn't have to be a No. 1 receiver. With Marvin Jones and Golden Tate back, he's probably WR3. ALLEN PARK -- Kenny Golladay is 6-foot-4. He's listed at 218 pounds. He has 4.5 speed and can jump through the building. In other words, he looks like a No. 1 receiver. But in this offense, he doesn't have to be a No. 1 receiver. With Marvin Jones and Golden Tate back, he's probably WR3. And that's part of what makes him an excellent candidate to become the offense's breakout player of the year. Golladay showed...
Houston Chronicle Jun 19, 2018

Ex-Texans exec Jimmy Raye III hired by Lions

The Detroit Lions hired former Texans assistant general manager and vice president of player personnel Jimmy Raye III as a senior personnel executive.

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