Martha Ford Addresses Team; 'She Wants To Change What's Gone On For A Long Time'She was “passionate,” according to running back Joique Bell, and “letting us know what was going on,” according to defensive end Darryl Tapp.
Stafford At Bottom Of Pro Football Focus' Rankings Through Week 2To add literal insult to injury, Pro Football Focus now says that Stafford has the second-worst grades of any quarterback through the first two weeks. PFF grades each player in the NFL each week, based off their performances, then those grades are normalized based off individual game situations.
Lions Release First Unofficial Depth Chart Of SeasonThe Lions released their first regular-season depth chart of the year on Tuesday, and the biggest question (who will return kicks?) has been answered. TJ Jones, who locked up the fifth receiver spot on the roster this weekend, is listed as the top guy for both punt and kick return duties.
Chance To Add Ramirez Key Factor In Lions' Decision To Move Back In Draft"The opportunity to get Manny was pretty important for us," general manager Martin Mayhew said. "We had three opportunities to move back."
Intelligence, Ambition Among Attributes That Attracted Lions To Laken TomlinsonEventually, Tomlinson wants to go to medical school and become a neurosurgeon, but first he will play guard for the Detroit Lions.
After Trading Down To 28, Lions Select Duke Guard Laken TomlinsonThe Lions moved from 23rd to 28th and received veteran offensive lineman Manny Ramirez, a 2015 fifth-round pick and a 2016 fifth-round pick.
TTYM: D-Wade Crashes A Prom, Harper Crashes Into A Wall, And Manny Crashes Taiwan!