Glover Quin

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Detroit Lions Glover Quin To Give Winter Coats To Those In Need

Teaming up with Clothes4Souls, retail shopping brand Macy’s and Feed The Children, Detroit Lions free safety Golver Quin aims to deliver 2,000 coats to people in Southeast Michigan as the cold winter months approach.


DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Matt Prater #5 of the Detroit Lions kicks a third quarter field goal that is blocked by the Miami Dolphins at Ford Field on November 09, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Fortunes Have Changed In Close Games

Detroit safety Glover Quin has become something of a locker room sage, regularly holding court with reporters and dispensing wisdom about the NFC North leaders.

97.1 The Ticket–11/14/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Dominic Raiola #51 and Travis Swanson #64 of the Detroit Lions celebrates the game winning touchdown during the fourth quarter of the game against the Miami Dolphins at Ford Field on November 09 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Dolphins 20-16. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Camaraderie Paying Dividends As Lions Invest In Each Other

The current dynamic of the Detroit Lions locker room reminds safety Glover Quin of his last two years with the Houston Texans.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates with Golden Tate #15 after a 35-14 win over the New York Giants at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

One-Two Punch Of Johnson, Tate Poised To Be Even More Potent Than Anticipated

Questions about how defenses should handle the wide receiver duo of Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate produced more questions than answers.

CBS Detroit–11/05/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after the interception off Dree Brees during the game at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Saints 24-23. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Quin On NFL Someday Having Team In London: ‘Hopefully I’m Not On That Team’

Asked if the NFL Players Association might have something to say about a team in London, Quin smiled and said, “They might.”

CBS Detroit–10/20/2014

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions tries to avoid the tackle by Rueben Randle #82 of the New York Giants after intercepting the ball in the third quarter during a game at Ford Field on September 8, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Players Praise Teryl Austin, Appreciate Openness To Player Input In Game Plans

“He deserves a lot of credit,” safety James Ihedigbo said.

CBS Detroit–10/02/2014

Michael Brennan. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ) File Photo.

United Way Kicks Off Torch Campaign To Raise $42 Million

“United Way at its core – its greatest interest is to see things get accomplished on the toughest social issues …,” said local United Way president.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 14:  Mike Tolbert #35 of the Carolina Panthers runs against Darius Slay #23 of the Detroit Lions during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 14, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Quin Says He Cannot Imagine Where Secondary Would Be Without Slay

With injuries plaguing the secondary, the emergence of Darius Slay becomes more critical than ever to Detroit’s success.

CBS Detroit–09/16/2014

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Is Turnabout Fair Play? Some Players Think Goodell Should Be Suspended For Ray Rice

“We talk about the situation a lot,” Glover Quin said. “You wonder what really happened and what really didn’t happen.”

CBS Detroit–09/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 20: Strong safety Glover Quin #27 of the Detroit Lions breaks up a pass intended for wide receiver A.J. Green #18 of the Cincinnati Bengals during the second half at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bengals defeated the Lions 27-24. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Training Camp Update: Ihedigbo, Quin Will Have To Lead Lions’ Secondary

The Lions will lean on Ihedigbo and Quin to shape a secondary that still has no clear-cut starters on the corners.

97.1 The Ticket–08/02/2014



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