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WATCH: Denver Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders Steals Interception From Darius Slay

After making a late fourth quarter interception conventional logic would have dictated the Denver Broncos try to eat the clock up and run the ball--but not Peyton Manning's Broncos. No, instead of trying to run the ball Manning decides to go for the jugular. So he launched a ball deep to Emmanuel Sanders in order to get in scoring position.It looks like Lions defensive back Darius...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Darius Slay may ask Peyton to sign as yet intercepted ball

Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay has a humorous plan for obtaining future Hall of Famer Peyton Manning’s autograph on Sunday. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the 24-year-old said if he intercepts a pass from the Denver Broncos quarterback, Slay will immediately ask Peyton to sign the ball. Darius Slay said he's going to ask Peyton Manning to sign...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Darius Slay dominates 4-square court; Lions mascot can't jump rope

Football is a game the Detroit Lions know well. They live for the pigskin and are driven to be the best that they can be on the gridiron. But what happens when you ask a Lion to play a game other than football? Thanks to the team's official Twitter account, we now have an idea. During a Meet Up & Eat Up event at the Detroit Eastern Market, Lions cornerback Darius Slay tried his...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions DB Darius Slay wants to ‘make everyone mad’ at him

Darius Slay seems to be angling for the title of “NFL’s biggest mouth” these days. After his recent request to be referred to as “The Earth” and his declaration that the Detroit Lions defense is not “too much different” than that of the Seattle Seahawks, Slay is well on his way. The defensive back spoke out again on Tuesday morning, opening up about what drives him...
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August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions cornerback Darius Slay: Call me 'The Earth'

Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay wants to upgrade his nickname from “Big Play Slay” to something that will more suitably represent his coverage skills. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Slay believes no one alive can get the better of him. “I can cover anybody on this planet. I am The Earth. Call me The Earth. “I’m The Earth. But Big Play Earth...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions cornerback Darius Slay wants to be nicknamed ‘The Earth’

Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay has been going by the moniker “Big Play Slay” for some time now, but suggested after practice Wednesday night that he envisions going with a much more astronomical nickname sure to have a global impact. Forget “Revis Island,” the moniker of the New York Jets cornerback. Slay is “The Earth.” Slay, a third-year cornerback out of Mississippi...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions corner Darius Slay wants to be called ‘The Earth’

Detroit Lions corner Darius Slay whose taken on the nickname (thanks to Twitter) ‘Big Play Slay” may be looking to add another moniker. How about ‘The Earth’? Trading barbs with former Lions receiver and current NFL Network analyst Nate Burleson, Slay was asked if he could still cover the 33-year old wide out after yesterday’s Novi High School practice session. His response...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions depth chart: Winners and losers

With the first preseason game two days away, the Detroit Lions have released the first unofficial depth chart for their home opener against the Cleveland Browns. Although a lot can change between now and the official 2014 roster, there are some obvious winners and losers being exposed after the first two weeks of training camp. Winners: 1. Darius Slay: #2 Cornerback With the cornerback...
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rewind: Where there’s hope, there’s fire? It’s all up to Slay, and please, Calvin, don’t go

Detroit Lions Hope for the hopeless(READ) It’s all on Darius Slay now(READ) How would you feel if Calvin Johnson left the Lions?(READ) Are the Lions actually the best offense in the NFC North?(READ) You may also be interested in:Rewind: Where there’s hope, there’s fire? It’s all up to Slay, and please, Calvin, don’t goProjecting the All-NFC North team for 2014, Detroit...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Who is the best conerback in the NFL Draft?

Detroit Lions: Who is the best conerback in the NFL Draft?The NFL Scouting Combine wrapped up on Tuesday as this year’s cornerbacks and safeties completed their workouts. The Detroit Lions are in the market to find a corner that can step in and contribute on the field from day one and that position could be fulfilled with the tenth overall pick in this year’s draft. The nine...
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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