Found September 18, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
PLAYERS: Ndamukong Suh
TEAMS: Detroit Lions
Arizona Cardinals guard Paul Fanaika made quite the dirty play last week against Ndamukong Suh, when he dove at his knees. The same play caused the NFL to fine Suh 100, 000 dollars the week before for the low block on the Vikings lineman which caused major drama in “Suh’s World”. On Wednesday, Suh was […]

First blood – then paydirt

The NFL’s modern attempts at thwarting unnecessary violence in the game are, in fact, counter intuitive. Yes – protecting the quarterback is a concern (a la Tom Brady’s exploding knee incident circa ’08), but there lies a more ominous stat…Read more →

Why the Lions need a healthy Reggie Bush

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (Photo Credit: Matt Kartozian/USA Today) The Detroit Lions had not won a game in Arizona since 1993, but for most of Sunday afternoon I thought the drought would soon end.  After witnessing a 2nd half Lions lead slowly dwindle to extinction it was easy to pin this loss on one player. When Reggie Bush is healthy I truly believe in the Lions...

Detroit Lions RB Mikel Leshoure on his way out?

The Detroit Lions RB Mikel Leshoure will welcome a trade to a team that will utilize him. In Sunday’s matchup against the Arizona Cardinals Leshoure was listed as inactive. Leshoure hasn’t been the same player since rupturing his Achilles tendon in 2011. Furthermore, the Lions have Reggie Bush and Joique Bell, who fit better in the offense that the Lions run. ESPN’s Adam...

Slay working hard on NFL transition

ALLEN PARK, Mich. Rookie cornerbacks face a tough transition to the NFL. Failure is almost inevitable. Just ask Darius Slay, the Detroit Lions second-round draft pick who has started the first two games but been replaced both times after giving up big plays. Slay said this type of adversity is nothing for him. Ive got a good mindset, he said. Ive been in harder times before....

Reggie Bush says he’s farther along than he thought

According to Tim Twentyman of,  running back Reggie Bush is farther along than he thought and is optimistic about playing this Sunday. Reggie Bush said he's farther along than he thought he'd be and is optimistic for Sunday. He said its still long way until Sunday. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) September 19, 2013 We mentioned earlier today that Bush is...

Report: Reggie Bush 50-50 for this week

Lions running back Reggie Bush (knee ) didn’t practice today and has a 50-50 chance at playing this week, according to Per a league source, Bush currently has a 50-50 chance to play on Sunday against the Redskins in D.C. If Bsuh can’t go,  look for Joique Bell to get the bulk of the carries.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post...

RB Reggie Bush is 'optimistic' about opportunity to play against Redskins

Detroit Lions RB Reggie Bush says he's optimistic about his chances to play after suffering a knee injury against the Arizona Cardinals. Bush stated he feels good, but needs medical clearance before he can play Sunday against the Washington Redskins.

Lions' Stafford starts strong

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions made a big investment in quarterback Matthew Stafford during the offseason and, so far, he's earning it. The fifth-year veteran has 635 passing yards and four touchdowns two games into the season. He signed an extension that will pay him 41.5 million in guaranteed money and as much as 76.5 million total. He'll get a chance to...

Lions' Reggie Bush 'optimistic' he'll play

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush told reporters -- including Dave Birkett of Detroit Free Press -- that he is "optimistic" he'll be able to suit up Sunday despite his knee injury. While he has progressed throughout the week, Bush admitted that he has "some work cut out" before he's cleared to play."I'm always optimistic to be able to play...

Bush 'optimistic' about playing Sunday, but doctors haven't cleared

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush said he's "optimistic" he won't miss any time with the left knee injury he suffered last week but he still hasn't been cleared by team doctors to play Sunday at Washington. "I feel a lot better than I thought I was going to be feeling at this point in time" Bush said during his weekly interview on WXYT-FM (97...

Reggie Bush is Day-to-Day

Lions tailback Reggie Bush's MRI came back clean and the back is listed as day-to-day.Fantasy Spin:Bush is dealing with multiple injuries and likely won't practice much this week, but none are expected to keep him off the field for Week 3 against Washington. Still, you should have a backup plan in place in case he doesn't improve over the next five days,

Reggie Bush Not Practicing Wednesday

As expected, Detroit Lions tailback Reggie Bush did not practice on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:Bush is dealing with multiple injuries and likely won't practice much, if at all, this week but none of the injuries are expected to keep him off the field for Week 3 against Washington. Still, you should have a backup plan in place in case he doesn't improve over the next five days,

Detroit Sports Edge 4 – The Same Old… (AUDIO)

In this weeks episode of the Detroit Sports Edge, Adam, Shawn and Dorf discuss the basis of the term ‘same old Lions’ and debate the root problem of the Detroit Lions this season. In addition they also go over words and phrases that need to be banished from the Detroit Sports dictionary Here are some those words and phrases: The CoPa Same Old Lions Hockeytown 0-16 We have to...

Dominic Raiola: Ndamukong Suh is clean in practice

We already knew Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has a tendency to throw cheap shots during games. Over the weekend, word surfaced that he does the same to his own teammates during practice and that the Lions are becoming frustrated with him. Detroit center Dominic Raiola insists that report from FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer […]

Reggie Bush is 50/50 For Week 3

Lions running back Reggie Bush (knee) is only 50/50 to play Sunday against Washington. SOURCE: NBC's Pro Football TalkFantasy Spin:Our Week 3 rankings will reflect this when they're released tomorrow morning. Expect a big week for Joique Bell, regardless of whether or not Bush decides to suit up.
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