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Buy or Sell: Joique Bell

Joique BellADP: 52.9 RB: 20 Joique Bell has led Detroit in rushing the last two seasons. With Reggie Bush moving on it looked like Bell might finally claim the main job for himself, until Ameer Abdullah was drafted in the second round. Some say Abdullah was drafted to take over the starting job as soon as possible. But Bell has been a solid contributor now for three years running...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Expectations for Joique Bell in 2015

The stars seem to be aligning for Joique Bell who has never truly held the majority of his backfield until this upcoming 2015 season. In a run heavy Detroit offense, I am expecting an enormous career year for Bell who has always exhibited the talent to be a featured back but has suffered from a lingering Reggie bush who stole a lot of precious fantasy opportunity from him. With Bush...
Via Football Nation
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Joique Bell is on a mission to become great

Joique Bell has his sights set on becoming a 1200 yard back in 2015, and that would certainly be welcomed by the Detroit Lions. Barry Sanders is long gone but the Detroit Lions have yet to find a running back that can consistently put up at least 1,000 yards on the ground and be a key member of the offense. In fact before Reggie Bush rushed for just over 1,000 yards (1,006) in...
Via EndZoneScore
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions RB Joique Bell expects to rush for 1,200 yards in 2015

Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell has set a lofty goal of 1,200 rushing yards for the 2015 season, according to Kyle Meinke of This, after sitting out all spring as he recovers from knee and Achilles' injuries."I'm going to rush for over 1,200 yards," Bell told "That's the minimum. If I do less than that, I'll be surprised. I'll be disappointed."Anything...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions 2015 NFL Draft preview and predictions

The NFL draft is this Thursday and the Lions have been silent on their draft day intentions. I believe the Lions are at a tough spot in the first round picking No. 23, and should trade down for more draft picks. The Lions don’t have a glaring hole that they must fix, instead they have a bunch of places were they can add depth. Let’s take a look at some of the potential selections...
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions RB gets pep talk from mom before each game

Joique Bell filled Reggie Bush’s shoes quite well Sunday, rushing for 74 yards and a touchdown in the Detroit Lions 17-3 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. But his biggest highlight came after the game in an emotional interview, where he passionately talked about pep talks he has with his mother before every game that give him motivation and energy. “I said, ‘Mom, we believe...
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Joique Bell on Lions’ loss: ‘I let my city down’

Six days after jolting the Giants, the Lions were overpowered by the Panthers, losing 24-7 in Sunday's sloppy, mistake-filled contest. Nobody, it seems, is taking the defeat harder than Lions running back -- and Detroit native -- Joique Bell. "I let my city down," Bell said, per "Coming from a place I have a lot of pride for, I know a lot of people who were pulling...
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September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Addressing salary-cap issues

Louis Delmas The Detroit Lions saved $11.5 million toward next year’s salary cap by releasing wide receiver Nate Burleson and safety Louis Delmas. Still with hopes of reaching a long-term deal with Ndamukong Suh, Thursday’s moves put the Lions more than $5 million under the projected cap of $126 million. Pro Football Talk reported that the Lions still have interest in Delmas...
February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Mock draft; Rounds 1-3

As expected, an abundance of mock drafts and prospect-rating lists have emerged upon the conclusion of Super Bowl XLVIII. Fans around the league will have to wait a little longer than usual to see who their team’s will select in the 2014 NFL Draft, which will take place on May 8-10. This only means that there is even more time for teams, fans, and experts alike to change their...
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions' Bell rings NASDAQ bell

He went from Broadway Joique to NASDAQ Bell in a matter of hours. After appearing in the Broadway play, Rock of Ages, the previous night, Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell continued his tour of the Big Apple on Thursday. Bell got to ring the opening bell for the NASDAQ stock market in the morning and then made the rounds at the Super Bowl's Radio Row. "I'm enjoying myself,"...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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