Glover Quin

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Lions Restructure Glover Quin’s Contract

Quin now has a base salary of $745,000 for the 2015 season and a base salary of $4 million for the 2016 and 2017 seasons.

CBS Detroit–05/13/2015

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 19: Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings directs the players during a break in action against the Florida Panthers in the third period at the BB&T Center on March 19, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Red Wings 3-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Top 5 Detroit Sports Quotes Of The Week

Mike Babcock on the Red Wings mindset in this series vs Tampa Bay: “The idea in a series is to race to 4 and not play to 7. Our preparation has to be clearest

97.1 The Ticket–04/23/2015

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Looking At Newly Released Schedule, Glover Quin Envisions 7-1 Start For Lions

After the NFL released the 2015 schedule, Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin did just what many Detroit fans and media members did.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 25: Team Carter defensive end J.J. Watt #99 of the Houston Texans tries to sack Team Irvin quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions during the second half of the 2015 Pro Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 25, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Kiper’s Re-Draft Of 2009 Class Includes Matthew Stafford, Three Other Lions Players, As First-Round Picks

Just like the Detroit Lions did years ago, Kiper took quarterback Matthew Stafford with the first overall pick.

CBS Detroit–03/20/2015

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 - DECEMBER 7: Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell exchanges post game hand shakes with Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith at Ford Field on December 7, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Buccaneers 34-17.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Top 5 Lions Quotes Of The Week

“They might not go if they don’t start focusing in on this next game either. That’s a point to make.”

97.1 The Ticket–12/18/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions runs off the field after a fourth down stop during the third 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)

Suh’s Analysis Of His Play This Season: ‘I Have To Get Better, Simple As That’

“If he wants to be the greatest d-tackle to ever play the game, I think he has that ability,” Lions safety Glover Quin said of Suh.

CBS Detroit–12/03/2014

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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