With the Detroit Lions opening training camp Monday, here are three storylines to follow with the defense:
Without the pieces in place to be a shutdown defense, what the Lions need to do is be opportunistic. While they were solid in the red zone and on third down last season, they still didn't make enough of the true game-changing plays.
In the last two years, the...
Jonte Green has never started before in the NFL, but tonight the Lions will rely on him quite often. Green will face off against Marlon Brown. His experience is minimal with 20 defensive snaps this season. And now, in the biggest game of the season for the Detroit Lions, on national television against the Baltimore Ravens, one of […]
When the Detroit Lions finally start to win some games, history lessons become necessary.
It's the last time since this, the last time since that.
A victory Sunday at Green Bay would produce some more historical references, not to mention raise the bar a little higher for this team and start to fill up the bandwagon.
Here are five storylines to follow:
1. DIVISION STANDINGS...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The honeymoon is going to end quickly for the Detroit Lions' three cornerbacks who were selected a few weeks ago in the NFL Draft.
Monday is the first day of the club's OTA workouts, and they'll be on the field matching up with the likes of superstar receiver Calvin Johnson.
The players won't be in full pads, but it's still going to be quite...