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THEO RIDDICK RUMORS & GOSSIP

Detroit Lions RB’s Key Against the Giants

Theo Riddick is getting a new look for the Detroit Lions. Following Mikel LeShoure’s departure, Riddick has decided to change his number to 25. Other than that, he is expected to take on a bigger role in the Lions’ offense. Riddick had 9 carries in 2013, but he is expected to take a little bit of the workload off of Reggie Bush. If Theo Riddick can cut into the amount of carries...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Training camp winners

The Detroit Lions finished training camp last week and are now settling into a regular practice routine. Detroit’s regular season begins in less than three weeks from today with some Monday Night Football against the New York Giants. With a large part of last year’s core returning, a lot was set in stone for Detroit entering training camp. But as always, a few surprise players...
Via isportsweb.com
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Second preseason game preview

The Detroit Lions closed their 14th and final practice of training camp on Wednesday. The two-and-a-half weeks are up, and now the Lions turn their focus to tonight’s preseason contest against the Oakland Raiders. Thankfully for Detroit and first-year coach Jim Caldwell, the Lions emerge from training camp injury-free for the most part. The long-term injuries have already begun...
Via isportsweb.com
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions RB Theo Riddick impresses, but competition tough

Theo Riddick had a pretty impressive spring, and the second-year running back is off to a good start in training camp. But with Reggie Bush and Joique Bell in front of him on the depth chart and Mikel Leshoure vying for time in a big-back role, it remains to be seen how much of an impact Riddick will have for the Detroit Lions this fall. Lions running backs coach Curtis Modkins...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Biggest winners in training camp

With all the hype surrounding the start of training camp, picking the most notable player is nearly impossible. Although practice has been efficient on all spectrums, three players have been able to catch the eye of their teammates, coaches, and the media. Here are the biggest winners from Detroit Lions training camp so far: 1. Theo Riddick: Theo Riddick, as with most players their...
Via isportsweb.com
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Rewind: Detroit Lions 2014 playoff odds, Power Rankings, best NFL head coaches

In case you missed it the best columns from the cover32 universe this week. National Columns - Top 10 in 2014: The best head coaches in the NFL today (READ) - Power Rankings: Each team’s attractiveness as a Super Bowl host city (READ) - Top10 in 2014: The best players at every NFL position (READ) - Top 10 in 2014: The best general managers in the NFL today (READ) - Ten NFL...
Via cover32 - Lions
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rewind: Calvin is NFL elite, Northern Michigan is Packers country, Riddick is all the hype

Detroit Lions All the hype is about Theo Riddick(READ) How high did NFL players rate Calvin Johnson(READ) Northern Michigan loves the Packers(READ) Catching the ball more consistently is key to Lions success(READ) You may also be interested in:Rewind: Calvin is NFL elite, Northern Michigan is Packers country, Riddick is all the hypeEveryone is talking about Theo RiddickThese 10 sleepers...
Via cover32 - Lions
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Everyone is talking about Theo Riddick

I keep hearing about Theo Riddick. The other players on the Detroit Lions can’t seem to stop praising him. Joique Bell feels Riddick could end up in the pro bowl this year. Dan Orlovsky sees the Lions making sure eight plays a game are run with the intention of throwing to Riddick. Orlovsky also thinks that no one can cover Riddick and that he could end up in a Darren Sproles type...
Via cover32 - Lions
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Theo Riddick has Pro Bowl Potential…

  At least that is what Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell believes. “His body is in great shape, probably 7 percent body fat,” Bell said. “You see his route running from out the backfield, it’s really crisp. He looks like a Reggie. Just some of the moves you see him do in practice against some of the linebackers. We sit back in the meeting room, we sit back we laugh...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Theo Riddick: Reggie Bush Lite?

Martin Mayhew and his staff are apparently sly like foxes.  When they managed to lure Reggie Bush to Detroit, they must have already known about the durability issues that have hovered around the running back his entire career.  But talent on his level tends to offset such concerns, at least in the short term.   But the worries must never leave the back of one’s mind, and when...
Via The Penalty Flag
May 05, 2013  |  Discuss
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