Detroit Lions

Latest news from for Detroit Lions
  1. Lions sign Dwight Freeney after Seahawks cut DE
    After being released by the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday, Dwight Freeney was claimed by the Detroit Lions on Wednesday. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported it's unlikely he plays Thanksgiving.
  2. Transactions: Lions activate left tackle Taylor Decker
    Greg Robinson out, Taylor Decker in. The Detroit Lions activated their starting left tackle off of the physically unable to perform (PUP) list Saturday, one day after waiving fill-in left tackle Greg Robinson.
  3. Lions waive OT Greg Robinson with injury designation
    The Detroit Lions announced on Friday tackle Greg Robinson has been waived with an injury designation. The Lions acquired the former first-round pick in a June trade with the Los Angeles Rams.
  4. Injury roundup: Earl Thomas (hamstring) out vs. Cards
    The Seahawks will be without safety Earl Thomas Thursday night during the team's tilt against the Arizona Cardinals. Plus other injuries we're tracking.
  5. Matthew Stafford, Lions surge past struggling Packers
    The Detroit Lions (4-4) and the Green Bay Packers (4-4) are two divisional foes passing in the night, as Detroit's prime-time 30-17 victory at Lambeau Field in Week 9 made abundantly clear.
  6. Injuries: Lions LT Decker (labrum) returning to practice
    Detroit Lions left tackle Taylor Decker will begin practicing on Wednesday after starting the season on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list with a torn labrum.
  7. Eric Ebron doesn't care if Detroit Lions trade him or not
    Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron addressed the trade rumors swirling as the NFL heads toward the trade deadline. Ebron said 'if the front office thinks that, then we'll see Tuesday.'
  8. Trade talk roundup: Lions' Eric Ebron drawing interest
    Ian Rapoport reports teams have been calling the Detroit Lions about a potential trade for tight end Eric Ebron ahead of Tuesday's NFL trade deadline.
  9. Matt Prater signs 3-year extension with Detroit Lions
    Matt Prater is staying in Motown. The Detroit Lions signed the Pro Bowl kicker to a three-year contract extension worth $11.4 million with a max value of $12.15 million.
  10. Eric Ebron: My play 'hasn't been the best' for Lions
    Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron admitted he's not having the start to the 2017 season he wanted. Said Ebron: My play "hasn’t been the best." The TE, however, is confident he can turn it around.
  11. Injuries: Luke Kuechly held out of drills Tuesday
    After suffering a scary head/neck injury in the Panthers' loss to the Philadelphia Eagles last week, linebacker Luke Kuechly missed practice on Tuesday.
  12. Saints over .500 after surviving Lions' comeback
    The New Orleans Saints' slow start to the season is but a memory after Sunday's 52-38 victory over the Detroit Lions. Here's what we learned from New Orleans' third straight win.
  13. Twenty-seven things to know about Week 6 injuries
    The Giants, already without receivers Odell Beckham and Brandon Marshall, will now be missing several more starters when they play at Denver on Sunday night. Here is a list of injury updates.
  14. Injury roundup: Vikings QB Sam Bradford (knee) DNP
    Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford didn't practice Wednesday, this after an MRI revealed wear and tear in his surgically-repaired knee. Here is a list of other injuries we're tracking.
  15. Falcons edge Lions after Tate TD was overturned
    An apparent game-winning touchdown by Golden Tate was overturned in Detroit, allowing the Atlanta Falcons to sneak out of Ford Field with a 30-26 victory over the Lions.