Riley Reiff

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 15:  Larry Warford #75 of the Detroit Lions stands on the sideline during their game against the Oakland Raiders during their preseason game at O.co Coliseum on August 15, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lions Leaning On Solid Offensive Line This Season

The Detroit Lions should have time to throw and room to run with their collection of talented playmakers, thanks to what looks like a solid offensive line.

97.1 The Ticket–08/21/2014

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)

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

LaAdrian Waddle won the belt in the week that culminated with the Detroit Lions defeating the Dallas Cowboys. (Photo by Jeff Riger/97.1 The Ticket)

Heavyweight Belt, nWo Shirts Symbolize Unity Of Lions’ Revamped O-Line

The extra reps everyone got early in the year, while looked on early as signs of instability, have proved vital down the stretch.

CBS Detroit–10/31/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 20: Wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after catching a touchdown pass during the second half against the Cincinnati Bengals at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bengals defeated the Lions 27-24. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Offensive Line Could Be Shorthanded Against Cowboys

As the Lions prepare for their matchup with the Dallas Cowboys, they face the potential of missing both of their starting offensive tackles.

10/25/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 02:  Dominic Raiola #51 of the Detroit Lions at Cowboys Stadium on October 2, 2011 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Raiola The Ringleader Of Young But Effective Offensive Line

The young line that so many doubted before the season has proved vital to the Lions’ attack.

CBS Detroit–10/02/2013

Riley Reiff is a former Iowa Hawkeye. Reiff was a first-team All-Big Ten and All-American in 2011. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jared Allen Ready For Challenge From Young Left Tackle Riley Reiff

Five-time Pro Bowl defensive end Jared Allen can imagine how second-year left tackle Riley Reiff is approaching this matchup.

CBS Detroit–09/04/2013

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 12: Riley Reiff #71 of the Detroit Lions gets instructions during a rookie mini camp at the Detroit Lions Headquarters and Training Facility on May 12, 2012 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Offensive Tackle Riley Reiff Looks To Protect The Lions Record-Breaking Offense

Riley Reiff, a former first round pick, is stepping into the starting lineup to replace a stalwart Lion. Is he up to the task? The entire team and fans certainly hope so.

08/23/2013

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

Riley Reiff is a former Iowa Hawkeye. Reiff was a first-team All-Big Ten and All-American in 2011. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Pressing Questions For All 32 NFL Teams Heading Into The Summer

Free agency has come and gone, as has the draft.

97.1 The Ticket–05/20/2013

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: A detail of the video board and stage during the 2012 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Caputo: 3 Reasons The Lions Shouldn’t Select An Offensive Tackle With Their 1st Round NFL Draft Pick

So longtime left tackle Jeff Backus has retired.

97.1 The Ticket–03/29/2013

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