Before moving to Detroit in May 2013, Ashley covered Kansas State football and men’s basketball for three years as a correspondent for the Associated Press. Before working for the AP, she wrote for the Kansas State Collegian, where she also spent time as a copy editor and sports editor. Overall, she compiled hundreds of sports stories on her way to graduating. She minored in Spanish and economics along with majoring in journalism, but writing has always been her passion.
At age 13, she emailed her dad a recap of a Kansas City Chiefs game, and he responded that she should think about becoming a sports writer. Almost a decade later, she is living the dream, and she could not be more thrilled to be doing so in a great sports town like Detroit.
Matthew Stafford played just one series Saturday night, and to say the offense looked shaky with Dan Orlovsky would be an understatement.
Manziel’s initial entrance into the game came with 7:32 remaining in the second quarter.
Johnson, who had surgery on a finger and on a knee in the offseason, has been monitored closely by new Lions head coach Jim Caldwell.
NFL executive vice president of football operations Troy Vincent set out this offseason to visit with all 21 “at-risk” players.
Matthew Stafford said fans will definitely notice changes in the offense when the Lions reveal their new look for the first time Saturday.
Offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi hesitated to label Ogletree definitively as the number three wide receiver, but he spoke highly of him.
Detroit Lions running back and former college sensation Reggie Bush knows what it means to make the jump to the NFL amid an intense frenzy of hype.
“I’ve seen it win us a Super Bowl, so it works,” Reggie Bush said of the new Lions offense. “It definitely works.”
Florence played for the Carolina Panthers last season and recorded 26 tackles and two interceptions in 14 games.
247Sports reports Thompson also had offers from Nebraska, Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois.