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10 Worst Lions in Franchise History

#53965684 / gettyimages.com The Detroit Lions are arguably the worst franchise in NFL history and, possibly, in all of sports. The franchise has made only 15 playoff appearances since 1935 and only 10 since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970. It has not been pretty in the Motor City from a football standpoint so finding really bad players was very easy.The hard part of this article was...
Via TopSportsReport
July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Top Ten Biggest NFL Draft Busts of All Time

The NFL draft is a day of excitement, of potential, and sometimes, of mourning. There have been many high profile players who have come out of college and for whatever reason could not make the leap  to the professional game. While some of the names on this list are quite obvious(particularly number two), I have a couple guys on here that don’t traditionally make the list but...
Via The Sideline
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Top Ten Biggest Draft Busts of All Time

The NFL draft is a day of excitement, of potential, and sometimes, of mourning. There have been many high profile players who have come out of college and for whatever reason could not make the leap  to the professional game. While some of the names on this list are quite obvious(particularly number two), I have a couple guys on here that don’t traditionally make the list but...
Via The Sideline
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Detroit Lions really trade up for another wide receiver?

Remember the infamous Detroit Lions from a decade ago? They were a laughingstock for a lot of reasons, but few will forget the fact that Matt Millen-led squad of shame actually selected a wide receiver in the first round of three consecutive drafts. Charles Rogers, Roy Williams and Mike Williams are all out of football now, and Millen is in broadcasting. The Lions have won at least...
Via Bloguin Best
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Detroit Lions really trade up for another wide receiver?

Remember the infamous Detroit Lions from a decade ago? They were a laughingstock for a lot of reasons, but few will forget the fact that Matt Millen-led squad of shame actually selected a wide receiver in the first round of three consecutive drafts. Charles Rogers, Roy Williams and Mike Williams are all out of football now, and Millen is in broadcasting. The Lions have won at least...
Via This Given Sunday
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Biggest Draft Day Bust: Worst Wide Receiver

The wide receiver, a quarterback’s best friend and often the most exciting player on the football field. Freakish athletes who have speed, strength and the ability to catch the impossible causing opposing defence’s nightmares. The very best instantly require the attention of two defenders and open up holes for other offensive playmakers. The greats include Jerry Rice, Randy...
Via Football Nation
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: 5 Biggest Draft Day Regrets in Franchise History

It would appear the Detroit Lions have finally escaped the Matt Millen days. No longer are these Lions worried that the ghost of the team’s former general manager will haunt them.But now the team must take their most recent draft picks and make them playoff strong. So far, that has not happened.It can happen is the new coaching staff puts everything in motion and Jim Caldwell can...
Via Football Nation
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions file police report on Detroit blogger over joke on Twitter

As an organization, the Detroit Lions have comical ineptitude down to a science. In recent history, we have a winless season, Matt Millen’s glorious run as GM (Mike Williams! Charles Rogers!), and this season’s miraculous collapse as evidence. Now, though, the organization is showing that they’ve really spent a lot of time and effort to […]Continue reading...
Via The Victory Formation
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Three and out: Top five positions of need for the Lions

FIRST DOWN The focus turns toward the NFL Draft (May 8-10) with the Senior Bowl being played this week in Mobile, Ala. Here are the top five positions of need this year for the Detroit Lions, who have the 10th pick overall: 1. Receiver:  The Lions became the punch line of many jokes when they selected a receiver in the first round in 2003 (Charles Rogers), 2004 (Roy Williams), 2005...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
January 20, 2014  |  Discuss
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