Kerryon Johnson Was Raised For Opportunity He Has With LionsKerryon Johnson was just a kid when his older siblings hit him with elbows while playing hoops.
Raiders Beat Lions 16-10 In Gruden's Return To SidelineMatt Cassel got the start and went 10 for 18 for 81 yards, leading Detroit to one score on three drives, with Ameer Abdullah capping it with a 1-yard TD run . Jake Rudock finished 12 for 19 for 84 yards.
Matt Stafford Has Modest Goals For Lions Offense vs. RaidersBecause he isn't likely to play more than a series or two in Friday's preseason opener, Detroit quarterback Matt Stafford has a few modest goals for the Lions offense.
Lions Remove DE Ziggy Ansah From PUP ListThe Detroit Lions have removed defensive end Ziggy Ansah from the active/physically unable to perform list.
Lions Among NFL Teams Using Instant Replay In Training CampThe Detroit Lions under first-year coach Matt Patricia are part of a trend: NFL teams using instant replay to make quick corrections and observations during training camp.
Lions CB Slay Insists He Wasn't Frightened By Injury ScareDarius Slay lost his footing in coverage and landed on the grass. He limped off the field, trying to keep weight off his right leg.
Lions RB Blount Returns To Practice Day After Leaving FieldDetroit Lions running back LeGarrette Blount returned to training camp a day after walking off the field during practice.
Lions WR Jones Returns To Practice, RB Blount Leaves FieldThe Detroit Lions had a key player on offense come back from an injury and one walk off the field during practice.
Lions Kick Off 1st Training Camp With Coach Matt PatriciaDetroit Lions coach Matt Patricia walked briskly onto a field for his first NFL training camp in charge with a black cap, black pullover and black shorts while a yellow pencil was nestled over his right ear.
QB Matthew Stafford Entering His 10th Season Leading LionsMatthew Stafford has a lot of numbers on his side, supporting the case the Detroit Lions drafted the right guy No. 1 overall in 2009 and were wise to give him a $135 million, five-year extension last summer.
Lions Put DE Ziggy Ansah On PUP ListThe Detroit Lions have put defensive end Ziggy Ansah on the physically unable to perform list.
Lions Waive Barnes From Injured ReserveThe Detroit Lions have waived tight end Brandon Barnes from injured reserve.