DeAndre Levy

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a pass in front of Brock Vereen #45 of the Chicago Bears during the second half on December 21, 2014 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 20-14.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Study: 5 Players Stand Between The Lions And The Super Bowl

ESPN and Pro Football Focus conducted a study to see how close each team is to being a “Super Bowl” caliber team.

97.1 The Ticket–01/26/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions celebrates 24-23 win against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Greg Shamus/Getty Images)

With Levy Again Left Out Of Pro Bowl, Mayhew Plans To Suggest Change To Format

“There are some 4-3 outside backers who are outstanding players,” Mayhew said. “I think they should be recognized as such.”

CBS Detroit–01/08/2015

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after tackling Eddie Lacy #27 of the Green Bay Packers for a safety during the second quarter of the game at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

DeAndre Levy Credits Change In Mindset For Better Play Over Past 2 Seasons

Levy said he decided about two years ago that he wanted to be more than just another NFL player.

CBS Detroit–10/03/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: Don Carey #26 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a first quarter fumble return touchdown against the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Defense Helps Lions Overcome Mistakes On Offense, Special Teams

“We haven’t arrived,” Lions coach Jim Caldwell said, “but I think our guys, in this particular game, we were headed in the right direction.”

CBS Detroit–09/21/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 13:  Wide receiver Travis Benjamin #80 of the Cleveland Browns is tackled by linebacker DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Often Overshadowed, DeAndre Levy Shines As Subtle Star For Lions Defense

“If they rob him of the Pro Bowl, I might go to the NFL office myself and figure out what’s going on,” linebacker Stephen Tulloch said.

CBS Detroit–09/19/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 13:  Wide receiver Travis Benjamin #80 of the Cleveland Browns is tackled by linebacker DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Pat Caputo: 3 Most Underrated Players On The Detroit Lions

DeAndre Levy, linebacker – It was a travesty Levy didn’t make the Pro Bowl in 2013.

97.1 The Ticket–07/03/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 28: Kris Durham #18 of the Detroit Lions escapes the tackle of Davon House #31 of the Green Bay Packers after a first quarter reception at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Levy, Durham, Quin Fined For Actions In Thanksgiving Day Game

Each of the players got flagged during the game for unsportsmanlike conduct.

CBS Detroit–12/06/2013

CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 13: Free safety Tashaun Gipson #39 of the Cleveland Browns tackles wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions during the second half at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Lions defeated the Browns 31-17. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson’s Presence, D-Line’s Pass Rush Drive Lions Against Browns

Even playing just 50 percent of the team’s snaps, Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson meant a lot in Sunday’s road win over the Cleveland Browns.

CBS Detroit–10/14/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 11: Brandon Pettigrew #87 of the Detroit Lions catches the ball for a touchdown during the third quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 11, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 34-24. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Three Lions To Watch In Training Camp

Lions Training Camp starts in one day!

97.1 The Ticket–07/25/2013

MIAMI - DECEMBER 26:  Linebacker DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions runs in the game winning interception against the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium on December 26, 2010 in Miami, Florida. The Lions defeated the Dolphins 34-27.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Source: Detroit Lions And LB DeAndre Levy Agree To 3-Year Deal

According to Tim Twentyman of the Detroit Lions and league sources, the Detroit Lions have signed LB DeAndre Levy to a 3-year deal.

97.1 The Ticket–03/06/2013

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