Future Uncertain For Free Agents Sims, Raiola; Both Want To Stay With LionsBoth free agents, Raiola and Sims have been stalwarts of the unit for years - Sims since 2010 and Raiola since 2001.
Lions' Raiola Suspended 1 Game For Stomping On OpponentThe punishment was handed down by Merton Hanks, the NFL's Vice President of Football Operations, comes following Raiola's sixth rules violation related to player safety.
Did Raiola 'Stomp' On Bears' Defenseman In Lions' Sunday Game?Teammate Jaren Allen told reporters: "That's our guys' careers here. You can break someone's ankles."
With A Heart For Detroit, Raiola Is Much More Than The Sum Of His MiscuesA three-time game captain for the Lions this season, Raiola might be one of the most beloved players in the locker room. Outside, he might be considered one of the most polarizing given his history of coarse interactions with fans.
Raiola Hopes Sunday's Home Game Not Last For Suh; Mosley Tells Him 'Don't Go'From the start, Sunday's game seemed like a bit of a special occasion for Ndamukong Suh, who had billionaire Warren Buffett as a guest,
Defense Again Comes Up With Big Plays When Lions Need Them MostIn the middle of the second quarter Sunday, the Detroit Lions desperately needed a spark.
Lions Put Together Another Complete Game; Fauria Says This Team Not 'S.O.L.'"It's nice to have one of those games where it's stress-free in the fourth," Raiola said. "That's how games like that are supposed to go."
Raiola Reflects On 200th Start: 'We've Been Through A Lot In 14 Years'"We’ve been bankrupt. We’ve been 0 and 16," Raiola said of his time in Detroit. "You keep kicking us down, but we keep getting up."
Raiola Says NFL Will Not Fine Him; One Day Later, NFL Fines Him"I don't live life with regrets," Raiola said. "I didn't intentionally try to hurt anybody."
NFL Looking At Lions' Raiola After Block Vs. PatsThe league is reviewing the final snap of the game, when center Dominic Raiola attempted to cut block Patriots defensive tackle Zach Moore during a quarterback kneel down.
Belichick Delivers Zinger In Response To Raiola's Dirty Play, Comment About Patriots Running Up Score"You want us to keep playing football?" Lions center Dominic Raiola said. "Let's play football."