Lions' Levy continues offseason adventures

Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy is on another of his offseason adventures. This time, he posted a photo on Instagram while showing off a sloth that he said he caught in the Peruvian Amazon. He also pledged to let anyone "pet him" if they make a donation to help turn an abandoned school in Detroit into a community center. This is just the latest of Levy's wild trips. Here's...
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Detroit Lions’ can’t let Levy get to free agency

Elite Lions’ linebacker DeAndre Levy is an unrestricted free agent after next season. DeAndre Levy led the NFL in solo tackles in 2015. Lets let that sink in for a second, that dude that no one outside of Michigan or Wisconsin has even heard of, led the world in tackles last year. That’s after having the second most interceptions in the NFL the previous year…as a 4-3 outside...
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions Players Listed in the "NFL Top 100" Thus Far

At number 88 we have safety Glover Quin. Coming off of a season where he was selected to All-NFL second team and his first career Pro Bowl, it is no surprise to see him make the top 100. He had an impressive career high seven interceptions in his second year with the Lions last year, making him a big contributor to their great defensive play.At number 85 is wide receiver Golden Tate...
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May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions star makes NFL’s top 100

NFL Network is doing their annual list of the “Top 100 players,” and in 2015, Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy made the list, coming in at number 66: I liked a @YouTube video Top 100 Players of 2015: DeAndre Levy — Danny (@DLA816) May 28, 2015   NUMBER 66: @Lions LB DeAndre Levy #NFLTop100 — NFL Network (@nflnetwork...
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May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Twitter sounds off on DeAndre Levy’s NFL Top 100 rankings

Detroit Lions star linebacker DeAndre Levy was recently named the 66th best player in the NFL, as voted by the players. Although it was an impressive accomplishment, many Lions fans on Twitter disagree strongly with the rankings. Here is what a few of them had to say: You gotta be kidding me Deandre levy only at 66? He gettin snubs everywhere @nflnetwork — Mason whistle (@mason_whistle...
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May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Does anything scare Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy?

Hiking in exotic locations, sliding down an active volcano and now walking on the wing of a biplane. Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press lists these stomach-turning activities among the stunts pulled off by DeAndre Levy, linebacker for the Detroit Lions and offseason daredevil.The adrenaline rush is a certainty, but is Levy ever scared by any of his adventures?"Not at all,...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

DeAndre Levy wasn’t scared during plane walk because he’s not ‘chicken-s**t’

Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy made some news a few months ago when footage surfaced of him taking a walk out onto a wing of a biplane high above a body of water. When asked how one conjures up the intestinal fortitude to attempt such a risky, death-defying stunt and not be afraid, Levy provided...Read More The post DeAndre Levy wasn’t scared during plane walk because he’s...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions Have Spoken To LB DeAndre Levy’s Agent About Contract Extension

Lions GM Martin Mayhew told reporters on Friday that he has spoken to LB DeAndre Levy‘s representatives regarding a contract extension, per Tim Twentyman. Levy, 28, is coming off of a breakout season for Detroit is, arguably, the Lions best defensive player now that they’ve lost DT Ndamukong Suh to the Dolphins. He still has another year remaining ... The post Lions Have Spoken...
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April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions daredevil DeAndre Levy takes stunts to new heights

Most contracts in professional sports contain clauses outlining what activities players may not take part in outside of work, usually out of fear of injury. For instance, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford claims the team banned him from riding a motorcycle and sky diving when he signed his rookie deal. Well, it appears Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy managed to slip one by...
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April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions LB DeAndre Levy stood on a flying plane because he’s a crazy person (PHOTOS)

Mike Mulholland | Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy took craziness to new heights (pun totally intended) this past weekend by standing up on a flying plane.  Not IN a flying plane.  ON a flying plane.  He posted his photos of his feat on Instagram, of course. And, I peed a little. From the looks of things, he had a parachute.  But still, he was tied to a plane...
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April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama wide receiver goes to Chicago Bears in latest mock draft

Now that the NFL Draft is only one month away it’s a great time to check in on mock drafts around the internet. With that in mind, let’s find out who the Chicago Bears might take at number seven overall… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: The most-annoying member of revery franchise rated from 1-32 NFL Draft: The top 10 middle linebackers on the board in 2015 Writing today over...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: DeAndre Levy of the Detroit Lions is totally out of his mind

Yesterday we brought you a photograph courtesy of Detroit Lion’s linebacker DeAndre Levy’s Instagram account. It showed Levy hanging out on top of an airplane. At the time I thought it was an insane stunt, but apparently I had no idea just how far Levy took it… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: The most-annoying member of revery franchise rated from 1-32 NFL Draft: The top 10...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Puck gets stuck in player's visor; Nedi Nazari is Fox-y

You have to see what happened to Stars defenseman Patrik Nemeth last night. Somehow, some way, a puck got lodged under Nemeth's visor, creating a tremendous visual. THE SPARTANS' BIGGEST FAN One bettor is two Michigan State victories away from winning $1 million. YES, HE STOOD ON AN AIRPLANE If you thought Tom Brady jumping off a cliff was crazy, you need to see what Lions...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Lions LB DeAndre Levy Pull off a Wing Walk on a Biplane

Sequim, WA -- Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy strapped himself to the top of a biplane recently. [h/t Dan Carson] Had himself flipped upside down. And because that wasn't enough. He pulled off a wing walk to boot.Whew.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions LB DeAndre Levy is Out of His Damn Mind

Part pf me gets it. You are young and in the prime of your life. You are lucky enough to make a great living as a professional football player which gives you a lot more vacation time then the average dude not to mention the means to do absolutely anything you want. Your team just hopes you don't take any unnecessary risk that could limit your availability for next season.Climbing...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions LB DeAndre Levy takes ride on top of a moving plane

  Cliff diving was so two days ago.   If you’ll recall, quarterback Tom Brady gave New England Patriots fans a minor heart attack this weekend by taking a rather dangerous plunge off a rock cliff in Costa Rica. Apparently DeAndre Levy got wind of the QB’s bold exploits, because the Detroit Lions linebacker posted a couple photos to Instagram on Sunday that made...
March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Top QB prospect to work out for Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Tuesday

The experts seem to agree that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will take Jameis Winston with their number one overall pick in next month’s draft. It’s interesting then that they’re hosting a workout with his chief competitor at the same time as his pro day… AROUND COVER32 NFL Draft: The top 10 middle linebackers on the board in 2015 Five Things: The top candidates to land Marcus...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy has more guts than you

It’s the offseason and apparently for many NFL players that means engaging in insanely dangerous stunts for thrills. Over the weekend Tom Brady jumped off a forty-foot cliff, and now Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy is getting in on the fun… AROUND COVER32 NFL Draft: The top 10 middle linebackers on the board in 2015 Five Things: The top candidates to land Marcus Mariota...
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March 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Levy's snub from Pro Bowl glaring mistake

The Pro Bowl can be considered a farce for many reasons, but this year none more so than the absence of Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy. All Levy did was lead the NFL in solo tackles with 117 -- 16 more than anybody else -- and finish second overall in combined tackles (151), two behind Carolina's Luke Kuechly. A total of six outside linebackers were selected for Sunday's game...
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January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Five Most Surprising Defensive Players of 2014

The Detroit Lions, fronted by their second-ranked defense, made it to an 11-5 record and their first playoff berth since 2011.The Lions' defense was a hard-nosed, rugged entity that slammed the door shut on many opposing teams. Detroit's stingy defense ranked first against the run, while accumulating 42 sacks.First-year defensive coordinator Teryl Austin did a marvelous job with...
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January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Offseason crucial for Lions to continue success in 2015

Even though they couldn't put an end to their long-standing playoff miseries, the Detroit Lions took an impressive step forward this season. In many ways, it was similar to what happened in 2011. A double-digit win season, a wildcard bid and then an opening-round loss on the road in the postseason. The question is whether this is legitimate progress that will be sustainable, or just...
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January 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Suh named first-team All-Pro

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh was named first-team All-Pro Friday by the Associated Press. Two of his teammates -- linebacker DeAndre Levy and safety Glover Quin -- were picked to the second-team. It's the third time in his five-year career that Suh, a dominating force on the inside of the Lions' standout defensive line, was selected to the first-team. He also was...
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January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Keys to beating the Packers in Week 17

The Detroit Lions (11-4) and Green Bay Packers (11-4) meet in Week 17 to decide who wins the NFC North. The winner gets the first or second seed in the NFC, a first-round bye and a second-round home game. The loser gets a wildcard spot and a first-round game on the road. We all know the story by now: The Lions haven’t won on the road against Green Bay since 1991. The Packers are...
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings-Lions Capsule

MINNESOTA (6-7) at DETROIT (9-4) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE - Lions by 7 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Minnesota 8-5, Detroit 7-6 SERIES RECORD - Vikings lead 69-35-2 LAST MEETING - Lions beat Vikings 17-3, Oct. 12, 2014 LAST WEEK - Vikings beat Jets 30-24, OT; Lions beat Buccaneers 34-17 AP PRO32 RANKING - Vikings No. 22, Lions No. 8 VIKINGS OFFENSE - OVERALL (28), RUSH (13...
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December 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Is the Detroit Lions Week 15 showdown one of the top NFL games to watch?

It’s hard to believe that calendar has already reached mid-December, with only three weeks left in the NFL regular season. That means it’s stretch time, as every game takes on added implications. It also means that the NFL landscape looks different than most people would have predicted. As the final month of the season gets into full gear, there are a slew of big games involving...
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December 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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