Found April 10, 2013 on Forensic Fantasy:
Despite the fact that Reggie Bush stole the 2005 Heisman Trophy from the clutches of Vince Young, I have long been a believer in his talent. Not even his sub-4.0 yards-per-carry with the New Orleans Saints could force me to relinquish hope of his eventual breakthrough. Prior to the Miami Dolphins’ season opener in 2011, I sent out the following tweet: Bush then made me look far from brilliant during the first four games of the 2011 season; he managed to total only 119 yards on 40 carries for a sparkling 2.98 YPC. Thankfully, there was still plenty more games to be played; over his next eleven games, Bush posted a gaudy 5.49 YPC en route to averaging nearly 88 rushing yards per game. He went on set a career high in rushing yards that season, breaking the one thousand yards threshold for the first time in his career. Entering the 2012 season, Bush was undervalued again; according to, he was the 21st running back drafted with an ADP of 53.86. He went on to finish ...

Jim Schwartz Says Reggie Bush Could Catch 60-80 Passes Next Season

The Detroit Lions and mainly head coach Jim Schwartz were ecstatic to sign Reggie Bush and alleviate some of the playmaking pressure on Calving Johnson. Schwartz plans to get all the use he can out of Bush, and feels even with the carries he’ll receive, Bush could catch 60-80 balls as wells. Jim Schwartz said Reggie Bush could potentially catch 60-70-80 passes next season — Tim...

Lions' Spievey will undergo counseling

Detroit Lions safety Amari Spievey, facing domestic assault charges in his hometown, was granted a family violence education program Thursday in a Middletown, Conn., court. If he completes the program successfully, Spievey could have all charges from the incident dismissed. Spievey, who has played the last three seasons with the Lions, was charged last month with third-degree assault...

Reggie Bush Caught Leaving The Pink Taco

Walk and text Juan… Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush leaves Pink Taco in Hollywood over the weekend.  Bush seems to love tacos…Tacos Locos, Pink Tacos, ….now can we all resist taking him in PPR leagues this season. Reggie Bush Tries Cool Ranch Doritos Locos Tacos Reggie Bush In A Sea Of Gringos

Lions sign YouTube sensation

The Detroit Lions might have found Jason Hanson's replacement on YouTube. The team announced Thursday afternoon that they had signed Norwegian soccer player Havard Rugland to a free-agent contract. Rugland has never played organized football but became an internet sensation when he posted a video of trick-shot kicks to YouTube. He was given the nickname "Kickalicious...

Jim Schwartz Says Reggie Bush Could Potentially Catch 80 Passes Next Season

As a Detroit Lions fan, I can say the entire state of Michigan was thrilled when it was announced that Reggie Bush had been signed to our team. While our run game has been far from explosive for some years now, Bush shows the potential to resolve so many of our problems that we’ve had [...]

Lions sign YouTube sensation Kickalicious (VIDEO)

No, Jason Hanson isn’t coming out of retirement but the Lions did sign a kicker actually referred to as Kickalicious… Thursday, Tim Twentyman of tweeted that the Lions have signed Norwegian kicker Havard Rugland to a contract. The Lions have signed Norwegian kicker Havard Rugland to a contract. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) April 11, 2013 In addition to the...

Detroit head coach Jim Schwartz predicts Reggie Bush will catch roughly 80 passes as a Lion

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz predicts electric running back Reggie Bush could catch as many as 80 passes in 2013. The 28-year-old Bush, who the New Orleans Saints took out of the University of Southern California with the second pick in the 2006 NFL Draft, signed a four-year contract with the Lions in March worth roughly $20 million. Detroit intends to make the 6-foot, 203...

Reggie Bush Is Loved By The Ladies

What can I day Juan? Reggie Bush has a legion of fans, and for one reason or another, they all seem to be female. The Detroit Lions running back was spotted fine dining at Tra Di Noi Focacceria in Beverly Hills. I think Reggie has a new favorite shirt. Thanks to TerezOwens for the find. Reggie Bush Caught Leaving The Pink Taco Reggie Bush In A Sea Of Gringos

Lions sign YouTube kicking phenom to deal

Tweet   Last December the New York Jets brought Norwegian YouTube kicking sensation Havard Rugland in for a tryout, which ended unsuccessfully. The Jets’ loss has turned into the Detroit Lions’ gain. RT @ttwentyman: The Lions have signed Norwegian kicker Havard Rugland to a contract. — Detroit Lions (@DetroitLionsNFL) April 11, 2013 Rugland will compete [...]

Jason Hanson joins Lions Ring of Honor

Jason Hanson joins the Lions ring of Honor (AP Photo) The Detroit Lions have announced today that former kicker Jason Hanson will become the 14th member to join their ring of honor. Hanson has played more games for the Lions than any other player has played for any single NFL team, and now he will continue to remain apart of the team after his retirement. Lions coach Jim Schwartz...

Ansah's rise could land him in Detroit

If you hadn't heard of Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah a few months ago, you're not alone. He wasn't even on the radar of NFL scouts entering last season. In his previous two years as a football player at Brigham Young, Ansah (pronounced "Ahn-saw") recorded a total of 10 tackles, no sacks, no tackles for loss, one quarterback hurry and one pass breakup in...

Lions sign kicker who’s a YouTube sensation

  The Detroit Lions signed Norwegian kicker Håvard Rugland to a one year contract today. Rugland likely got the attention of the Lions from his very impressive YouTube video.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI...

Sanders in semis of 'Madden 25' cover vote

Barry Sanders already knocked off one former San Francisco 49ers star. Can he take down another? If so, as odd as it may sound considering the franchise's hideous history, the Detroit Lions could be on the cover of the Madden video game for the second straight year. Sanders, a Hall of Fame running back, defeated quarterback Joe Montana (three Super Bowl MVPs) to advance to...

Source: Appalachian State punter Sam Martin visits Lions, Vikings

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