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STARKVILLE, MS - NOVEMBER 16:  Ha Ha Clinton-Dix #6 of the Alabama Crimson Tide intercepts a touchdown reception intended for Jameon Lewis #4 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs at Davis Wade Stadium on November 16, 2013 in Starkville, Mississippi.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

ESPN’s Mel Kiper Has Lions Taking Ha Ha Clinton-Dix In Latest Mock Draft

The Lions have not given any indication of what position they will target in the draft.

CBS Detroit–04/17/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions walks off the field after failing to get the first down in the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Matthew Stafford Is Sixth Highest Paid Athlete In The World

The only other Detroit athlete (well, someone who was a Detroit athlete) to make the list was Prince Fielder, who is making $24 million.


Wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after catching a touchdown pass during the second half against the Cincinnati Bengals at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bengals defeated the Lions 27-24. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Players React To NFL Banning Dunks Over Crossbar, Sealing Its Reputation As ‘No Fun League’

NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino announced Tuesday that dunking over the crossbars will be prohibited beginning in the 2014 season.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2014

HOUSTON, TX - OCTOBER 19: Mike Evans #13 of the Texas A&M Aggies avoids the tackle of Chris Davis #11 of the Auburn Tigers on October 19, 2013 at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas. Auburn Tigers won 45 to 41.(Photo by Thomas B. Shea/Getty Images)

ESPN’S Mel Kiper Jr. Says Lions Could Still Draft Mike Evans: ‘Golden Tate Is More Of A (No.) 3 Than A (No.) 2′

Kiper evidently feels that Tate will not be enough and that the Lions could still draft the 6-foot-5, 225-pound Evans, who finished his senior season at Texas A&M with 1,394 yards, 69 receptions and 12 touchdowns.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 23: Former Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins runs the 40-yard dash during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 23, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Sammy Watkins Instagrams His Lions Jersey [PHOTO]

It appears Watkins has taken a liking to the possibility of being paired with the Lions Calvin ‘Megatron’ Johnson.

97.1 The Ticket–03/10/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Jared Allen #69 and Andre Fluellen #96 of the Detroit Lions sacks Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions during the game on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Joe Lombardi Brings Saints’ Playbook To Lions, Expects To Call Plays

Quarterback Drew Brees flourished in that system, and under the tutelage of Lombardi, and the Lions hope the same will be true of Matthew Stafford.

CBS Detroit–02/07/2014

Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions runs for a short gain during the third quarter of the game against the Baltimore Ravens at Ford Field on December 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Ravens defeated the Lions 18-16. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

NFL’s Play Of The Year Goes To Calvin Johnson

Calvin Johnson walked away with the honor of being at the center of play of the year.

97.1 The Ticket–02/03/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a touchdown pass in front of Charles Tillman #33 of the Chicago Bears during the fourth quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Detroit Lions defeated the Chicago Bears 21-19. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Eminem And Calvin Johnson On The Cover Of ESPN The Magazine

The magazine describes the pairing as a “match made in Motor City heaven.”

97.1 The Ticket–01/21/2014

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 22: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the game against the New York Giants at Ford Field on December 22, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions WR Johnson Had Surgeries On Knee And Finger

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson recently had surgeries on his right knee and a finger.

97.1 The Ticket–01/15/2014

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 16: Wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a pass during the second half against the Baltimore Ravens at Ford Field on December 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Ravens defeated the Lions 18-16. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson, Ndamukong Suh Named To PFWA’s All-NFL Team

PFWA has named Johnson to the All-NFL each of the last three seasons, the longest current streak of any player.

CBS Detroit–01/13/2014




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