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Most teams will be drafting in the next 2-3 weeks but it is never too early to get your strategy together. Here are our top 25 receivers as it stands right now:
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The Cowboys had a short week to prepare for the Raider’s game, but there was no excuse for the sloppy play across the board. The first team offense looked horrendous, and Romo was back to his same bad habits of holding the ball and taking sacks.
What’s the deal with the Special Teams unit, its the same story every year, and tonight’s game just highlighted how bad they still...
Detroit Lions kicker Havard Rugland, who hails from Norway, apparently claims he learned how to speak English from listening to the Wu-Tang Clan.
The friendship between Detroit Lions safety Louis Delmas and tight end Tony Scheffler goes back to their college days when they were teammates at Western Michigan.
Delmas is black, Scheffler white.
They have an unconventional relationship, which they discussed with the Detroit News' Terry Foster.
"Me and (Scheffler) have a relationship many people do not have - both black...
The Detroit Lions’ Brandon Pettigrew endured a tough season last year. He was plagued by injuries and a case of the drop-its.Pettigrew had a drop rate of 13.24%, dropping nine balls out of 68 catchable passes according to profootballfocus.com. Pettigrew’s rate was third worst in the league.Now drops aren’t the worst thing in the world. In fact, many elite pass-catchers...
With training camp underway for the Detroit Lions and the preseason approaching, we’re putting some positional battles under the microscope with a series of Toss-ups…
Training Camp Toss-up, No. 4: Larry Warford has earned first-team reps in training camp. With all the other expected issues on the line, would you have the confidence to start a rookie at guard from day one instead...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer Even in the preseason, Calvin Johnson is a marked man.
It's hard to say how much the Detroit wide receiver will play in Friday night's exhibition game against the New York Jets. But when he's lined up, fans should enjoy at least a brief glimpse of a one-on-one matchup between Johnson...
Are you starving for some football?
Ford Field in Detroit, with a capacity listed at 65,000, is sold out for Friday's preseason opener between the Lions and the New York Jets.
That's the Lions, who lost their final eight games in 2012 and finished 4-12, vs. the Jets, who were 6-10 and probably won't be any better this year.
The stadium certainly isn...
DETROIT One grew up in West Africa, the other in Norway.
One was the fifth pick overall in the NFL Draft because of his fascinating size and athleticism, the other a product of a trick-kick video that he posted on Youtube.
Both have catchy nicknames Ziggy and Kickalicious and their amazing journeys to the NFL turned Friday nights preseason opener into a real feel-good story...
It looks like international singing sensation Mika Newton, from the Ukraine, decided to stop by the Dallas Cowboys training camp to see a little bit of action from America’s team.
A few of the players were nice enough to take pictures with the singer, who just produced an album in LA with Randy Jackson.
H/T Terez Owens
The post Ukrainian Singing Sensation Mika Newton Stops...
Everyday we sit and listen to the NCAA investigate kids for benefiting off of autograph signings, selling jersey’s, and taking money from agents.
We never investigate the NCAA for continuing to profit off of athletes, schools, and programs involved in games that technically were never played.
The NCAA hammered Reggie Bush and USC for several infractions involving the Bush family...
Following the injuries suffered by veterans Nate Livings and Mackenzy Bernedeau, the Dallas Cowboys seeked out a player of veteran status to shore up the hole at Guard. On Tuesday they confirmed the signing of former New York Jet Brandon Moore to a one-year contract.
Playing at close to a Pro
Bowl level for the past half-decade, Moore was one of the few
remaining free agents...
Detroit, MI The Jets dropped their first preseason game tonight, 26-17, to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. On the Jets first drive Mark Sanchez threw a pick to Detroit's first-round pick, Ziggy Ansah, which the rookie promptly returned for the first score of the game. The Lions never relinquished the lead.But that wasn't the story of the game. In fact, Sanchez regrouped...