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DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 27:  Linebacker Darryl Tapp #54 of the Washington Redskins nearly sacks quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos during the first quarter of a game at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on October 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

DE Darryl Tapp Tweets Goodbye To Washington, Greeting To Detroit

The player himself took to Twitter and appeared to confirm the move.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30: Vaughn Martin #92 of the San Diego Chargers gets up after hitting Matt Cassel #7 of the Kansas City Chiefs during the game at Arrowhead Stadium on September 30, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Lions Turn Attention To Defense, Sign Defensive Tackle Vaughn Martin

After adding offensive players the first couple days of free agency, the Lions have turned their eyes to the other side of the ball.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

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

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Phil Loadholt #71 of the Minnesota Vikings blocks the progress of Willie Young #79 of the Detroit Lions as Matt Cassel #16 of the Minnesota Vikings passes the ball 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)

Lions Lose Free Agent Defensive End Willie Young To Bears

A Detroit Lion since 2010, Willie Young is now a Chicago Bear.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - NOVEMBER 28: Strong safety James Ihedigbo #32 and inside linebacker Josh Bynes #56 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrate a play against the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium on November 28, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Baltimore Ravens won, 22-20. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Reports Say Ravens Safety James Ihedigbo Could Be Lions’ Next Signing

Safety became a definite need for the Lions when they released Louis Delmas earlier this offseason. Delmas played every game for Detroit in 2013 and turned in 64 tackles.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Joique Bell #35 of the Detroit Lions carries the ball during the game against the Minnesota Vikings on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Joique Bell Calls Signing His New Contract ‘Monumental In My Life’

“I love Detroit because Detroit loves me,” Bell said.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02:  Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks  gestures during Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Golden Tate: ‘I Had A Great Offer On The Table That I Couldn’t Wait To Jump On’

With a little help from a lot of snow, the Lions scored big in free agency by signing 25-year-old wide receiver Golden Tate.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks goes for the ball during Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lions Sign 5-Year, $31 Million Deal With Golden Tate

A team that already has one of the best rushing tandems in the NFL, the Detroit Lions could soon have the league’s best passing duo, too.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2014

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Jason Hanson #4 of the Detroit Lions kicks an extra point during the third quarter of the game against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bears defeted the Lions 26-24.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jason Hanson: ‘I Never Once Thought That Mr. Ford Had Let Us Down’

Hanson said the Fords have done what it takes to win but that the people underneath them have been disappointing to them.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils is congratulated by Rodney Hood #5 and Amile Jefferson #21 after scoring against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Keidel: NBA Needs To Raise Age Restriction

The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.

03/07/2014

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