Found May 12, 2012 on
If you haven't heard by now that Calvin Johnson is on the cover of Madden 13, get out from under your rock. As expected, the cover looks amazing, and will definitely be something I'm buying this year despite (a) a general lack of money and (b) little hope or faith left in the Madden game experience itself. Basically, I want this cover.
Yeah, so he's got the same look on his face that most of his teammates get when they see a big bag of weed, but who cares. Megatron is hungry for touchdowns, not munchies.
And hey, the last time the Madden cover wasn't cursed, a Lions player was on the cover.
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Calvin Johnson: It is undisputable; Megatron puts up insane numbers and beats triple coverage no matter who is throwing the ball to him. You don’t get a name like Megatron unless you’re a complete monster, and this guy is a complete monster. This is one of the few guys you can’t ever leave on an island with Revis, and you better throw a safety over the top ever down.
Wide receiver Ryan Broyles, a second-round selection, is among five of the Detroit Lions' eight draft picks who had agreed to terms on four-year contracts as of Thursday afternoon.
The Lions, who begin a three-day rookie mini-camp on Friday, confirmed the deals on their website.
The other players who had reached an agreement are defensive end Ronnell Lewis (fourth round), linebacker...
Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure has pleaded guilty to marijuana possession, two months after police discovered him with pot in his mouth during a traffic stop in southwestern Michigan.
Leshoure appeared in court Friday in Berrien County, pleaded guilty and paid a $575 fine. Baroda-Lake Police Chief Gary Ruhl says ''these cases are a dime a dozen,'' unless...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- Riley Reiff and the rest of Detroit's draft picks are settling in at rookie minicamp.
Reiff was on the field Friday, although coach Jim Schwartz says it's hard to evaluate the offensive lineman from Iowa when there's no contact in practice.
Wide receiver Ryan Broyles, a second-round pick out of Oklahoma, was on the field but wore a baseball...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. Since leading Boise State to 50 victories in four years to become college footballs all-time winningest quarterback, all Kellen Moore has heard is that he doesnt have the arm strength, height or athleticism to play in the NFL.
His mission to prove otherwise began Friday afternoon when Moore, an undrafted free agent, took part in the Detroit Lions rookie mini-camp...
The Detroit Lions have signed six of their eight draft picks to four-year deals.
Offensive tackle Riley Reiff (first round) and cornerback Dwight Bentley (third round) hadn't signed contracts by Thursday. Both are expected to participate in the team's three-day rookie minicamp that starts Friday.
Detroit has signed wide receiver Ryan Broyles, defensive end Ronnell Lewis...
Former Detroit Lions receiver Tommie Boyd has been sentenced to at least five years in prison for having sexual contact with a teenage girl.
The Oakland Press of Pontiac (http://bit.ly/KtC3cG ) reports that Boyd was sentenced Friday, a month after pleading no contest to two charges, including second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a 15-year-old girl at a movie theater in Oakland...
The Detroit Lions have reportedly offered former Green Bay Packer’s running back Ryan Grant a contract. He’s now visiting the team in Allen Park. Or is he not visiting? Another injury plagued running back? The last thing this team needs is another running back with injury issues. We need to stop messing around with these has-beens and never gonna-bees and go get somebody who...