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Lions' Raiola responds to Manziel's gesture: Enjoy the Fed Ex

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Before Joe Nathan gave Detroit Tigers' fans "the chin flick" and Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny "Football" Manziel "flipped the bird" to the Washington Redskins' sideline, there was Dominic Raiola. Raiola, entering his 14th season as a center for the Detroit Lions, has had his share of run-ins over the years, including when...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Veterans looking to set enduring legacy

Dominic Raiola’s question is the same question everyone has for the Detroit Lions’ offensive line. “My question to the guys: ‘Was that really us?’ ” Raiola said. Last season, the Detroit Lions’ offensive line allowed 23 sacks, second fewest in the NFL to the Denver Broncos’ 20. The Lions also allowed only 68 quarterback hits, which ranked eighth in the NFL and higher...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Lion: Team drafting his position akin to someone hitting on wife

Now that the NFL Draft is over, we are beginning to hear players give their opinion on what teams did in the draft. Some players were happy about what their teams did and some were not to thrilled. One of those players who was not thrilled was Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola. Detroit drafted center Travis Swanson out of Arkansas in the third round to ultimately be Raiola...
Via No Guts, No Glory
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions lineman Dominic Raiola continues to talk trash, this time for his teammate Suh

Last week Lions center Dominic Raiola was in the media, but not on the good side of it. Raiola was in the funny papers, after making very offensive comments to the Wisconsin band members. Well he was at it today again, but this time his enemy was not a tuba player but Instead it was […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 18, 2013  |  Discuss

How much money should Lions OL Dominic Raiola be fined for his inappropriate words?

Dominic Raiola went off on the University of Wisconsin Marching Band this weekend when the Lions played the Green Bay Packers, even though he owned up to the words which were horrible, Raiola gave an apology. “My interaction with the Wisconsin Marching Band was inappropriate,” Raiola said. “I apologize to those I offended along with […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions C allegedly taunted Wisconsin band members in Green Bay

USA Todsy Sports Some disturbing yet not-so-surprising news filtered out Monday morning from Sunday’s Lions-Packers game.  The 22-9 Packers win should no longer be center-stage for the Lions.  Comments that their meathead center allegedly made to members of the University of Wisconsin band who was performing at Lambeau Field Sundsy should be. Tom Melton, of TomMeltonScouting...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
October 07, 2013  |  1 Comment

Did Raiola taunt Wisconsin band?

Dominic Raiola is doing his best to live up to every jock stereotype ever written into a TV show or movie according to one blog, which reports that the Detroit Lions center berated members of the Wisconsin band Sunday at Lambeau Field. On his NFL scouting blog, Tom Melton writes that Raiola told a group of Wisconsin tuba players that they "sucked" and called them vulgar...
Via Fox Sports
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions' Dominic Raiola accused of verbal abuse

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola is being accused of verbally abusing members of the Wisconsin marching band who were at Lambeau Field Sunday in Green Bay to perform the national anthem. Band members say that Raiola made unprovoked sexual and homophobic comments to them. The Lions released the following statement: We are aware of the reports involving Dominic Raiola and the...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions Dominic Raiola made wild comments to University of Wisconsin’s band members

It looks like Dominic Raiola is back in the dog house.  A few years back Raiola gave the fans a middle finger, and kept walking off the field.  Well now there are some more allegations and the NFL is looking into the case. “We are aware of the reports involving Dominic Raiola and the University […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions C goes on cuss-filled rant

Lions center Dominic Raiola went on a cuss-filled rant to complain about his team's penalties that have cost them in several games.

Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
December 07, 2011  |  1 Comment
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