Will any of these safeties end up with the Detroit Lions in the 2014 draft?

The Detroit Lions have made moves the last few offseasons to completely overhaul the safety position. While the team could argue it improved, if only in consistency, by releasing often injured Louis Delmas and signing James Ihedigbo to replace him, there is still room for improvement. Before the 2013 the Lions signed free agent safety Glover Quin and are certainly pleased with what...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions 2014 Draft Preview: Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix

Moving on to our second prospect in this Detroit Lions 2014 NFL Draft preview, I want to look at Ha’Sean Clinton-Dix the safety out of Alabama.  This is a position of need for the Lions; even after the signing of Ihedigbo we still need a young safety to tandem with Glover Quin in the secondary.  I believe that Clinton-Dix would be an excellent fit for the Lions in the secondary...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Glover Quin, James Ihedigbo already working out together

The Lions don’t report for the start of offseason work until April 7, but their projected starting safeties are getting a jump on things in Texas. Both Glover Quin and the newly signed James Ihedigbo live in Texas and they’ve worked out together since Ihedigbo decided to join the Lions as a free agent this offseason. That work is some of the first that Quin has done since having...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions' Glover Quin impressed by veteran additions

Whether it’s been coaches or players, the Lions have brought in several people this offseason who have experience winning a Super Bowl. Receiver Golden Tate won it last season with the Seahawks. Safety James Ihedigbo won it two years ago with the Ravens. And, coach Jim Caldwell, and coordinators Teryl Austin and Joe Lombardi, are among the new coaches who have won the Lombardi...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions Sign SS James Ihedigbo To Two-Year Deal

The Detroit Lions have reportedly signed strong safety James Ihedigbo to a two-year contract. It’s a two-year contract for James Ihedigbo with the Lions — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) March 25, 2014 It’s Agreed upon! I’m a @DetroitLionsNFL I’m excited for what’s ahead and helping this team achieve greatness!!! #HeartOfALion#LionsNation — DIGGZ32 (@JamesIhedigbo) March...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Glover Quin will be a difference maker for Lions

Glover Quin has been over looked and under valued after the focus put on Dashon Goldson this off-season. The Lions needed help in the secondary and Glover Quin is the perfect addition as well as an upgrade. Drafted by the Houston Texans in the 4th round of the 2009 NFL Draft, he initially played cornerback for the Texans as he did in college at the University of New Mexico. ...
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June 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Glover Quin Signs With The Lions

Ok, now the Lions are announcing they have agreed to a 5 year deal with Glover Quin. My head hurts. #Texans — Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) March 13, 2013 Houston Texans have lost another free agent, this time with safety Glover Quin to the Detroit Lions on a 5 year deal. Quin who was considered the Texans top free agent of the 2013 season, it makes the second starter lost for...
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March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Texans See Safety Glover Quin As A Priority In Free Agency

According to Pro Football Weekly the Texans are expected to make retaining FS Glover Quin a priority this offseason. Houston is entering the free agency period with at least five starters set to become unrestricted free agents. He is considered by many as smart, with good leadership skills and the ability to defend both the run and pass. Quin, 27, has become a full time starter...
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January 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Texans will reportedly make re-signing Glover Quin a priority

According to, the Houston Texans will make re-signing safety Glover Quin a priority this offseason. We hear the top priority is to re-sign FS Glover Quin. There simply isn’t another safety on the roster that has the type ofdiverse skill set that Quin does. He is smart, with good leadership skills and the ability to defend both the run and the pass. The Texans...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Quin makes a one-handed interception

Joe Flacco had a pretty rough first half in Houston on Sunday. The Texans’ brutal pass rush tipped numerous passes at the line of scrimmage, one ended up in a pick-six for Houston and another wound up in the hands of Glover Quin via this great, athletic one-handed grab.PS- Whitney Mercilus is such a sweet football name.
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October 21, 2012  |  Discuss

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