Barry Sanders voted to Madden cover

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

In the latest piece of evidence indicating that video game football is not exactly a reflection of reality, Barry Sanders became the second straight Detroit Lion to be named to the Madden cover on Wednesday. Calvin Johnson won the honor last year, and actually broke the "Madden Curse" by having ...

Reggie Bush to the Detroit Lions?

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

The NFL's free agency period opens in two weeks but we're already hearing a lot of rumblings about who will end up where. One of the biggest names likely to be available once the free agent derby kicks off is Miami Dolphins running back Reggie Bush. And from the look ...

Ndamukong Suh voted the NFL’s dirtiest player again

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was voted the NFL's dirtiest player for the second year in a row. The poll of 103 players was conducted by the Sporting News, and Suh received 32 votes. Last year, Suh got 36 votes in the same poll of 111 players. Suh was suspended ...

Ndamukong Suh reportedly sideswipes car, yells at driver

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

The Detroit Lions had a player involved in yet another off-field controversy, this time it was repeat offender Ndamukong Suh. Suh has been accused of sideswiping a car, leaving the scene of the accident, and then berating the driver during an incident Thursday morning near the Lions' practice facility. The incident has ...

Darren Rovell accidentally kills Alex Karras

Monday, October 8th, 2012

For his final movie role, Alex Karras is apparently reprising the part of "Monty Python and the Holy Grail's" Black Knight. Karras, a former University of Iowa and Detroit Lions standout defensive lineman who went on to even greater fame as Mongo in "Blazing Saddles" and George Papadapolis in the 1980s ...

Detroit Tigers: Doug Fister sets American League strikeout record

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

The Detroit Tigers are on a bit of a roll right now, having taken the lead in the American League Central over the Chicago White Sox. On Thursday afternoon they continued their great run of late, with a 5-4 win over the Kansas City Royals. But the big story was ...

Ndamukong Suh Asks To Meet With Roger Goodell

Sunday, October 30th, 2011

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has been called a dirty player and, he could be, depending on your definition of what constitutes dirty play. It looks like Suh would like that defined for himself, as he has contacted NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to set up a meeting. Suh wants to ...

Jerome Harrison Fails Physical, Sent Back To Detroit Lions

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

On Tuesday the Detroit Lions agreed to acquire running back Ronnie Brown from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for fellow running back Jerome Harrison and a seventh-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. What seemed like a solid move for all parties involved has now collapsed, as Harrison failed his ...