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Detroit Lions 2020 Season Preview

September 12th, 2020 in Lions By Dan Holmes

Lucy, that sardonic brunette in the comic strip Peanuts, once said of the protagonist: “Of all the Charlie Brown’s in the world, you’re the Charlie Browniest.” Well, of all the lowly Detroit Lions teams, the 2020 version may be the […]

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The NFL needs to implement a better return to play plan

August 8th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

The NFL season appears to be doomed before it even begins. It seems as though NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is paying no attention to the other professional leagues that have returned to play.  The National Football League was a league […]

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Detroit Lions: Geronimo Allison’s opt-out decision clears way for others

August 3rd, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

Veteran receiver Geronimo Allison opting out of the 2020 season clears the way for a young pass-catcher to earn a spot with the Detroit Lions. Recently Geronimo Allison, a free agent wide receiver, the Detroit Lions signed this offseason to […]

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Detroit Lions: Is the cornerback position now a strength of the defense?

July 29th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

After signing Desmond Trufant and using the third overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft to select Jeff Okudah, is the cornerback position now a strength despite trading away All-Pro Darius Slay? The Detroit Lions traded away disgruntled All-Pro corner […]

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Detroit Lions: A retooled rushing attack the key to 2020 success

July 27th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

The Detroit Lions elected to use three premium draft picks in the 2020 NFL draft on a running back, and a pair of guards as they look to boost their rushing attack.  How will these rookies impact the Lions offense? […]

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Detroit Lions: Matt Prater hopes to hydrate Motown with Bud Light

July 25th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

Many will suggest the only suitable Bud Light is a free one.  In a new contest driven by the beer company, if Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater out kicks Brandon McManus this season, everyone in the city receives a free […]

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Detroit Lions: Kenny Golladay is about to break the bank

July 20th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

Last season, Detroit Lions receiver Kenny Golladay emerged as a legit number one NFL pass-catcher. It’s incredible to think Detroit Lions receiver Kenny Golladay led the NFL with 11 receiving touchdowns during the 2019 season, having played in just eight […]

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Detroit Lions: Matthew Stafford fails to get the recognition he deserves

July 18th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

Maybe Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford isn’t an elite tier-one QB, but he’s undoubtedly in the group of tier-two players at his position. It seems foolish to get caught up in the EA Sports Madden 21 player ratings, but the […]

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Detroit Lions: Where does Jamal Agnew fit into the offense?

July 15th, 2020 in Lions By Bob Heyrman

Entering the 2020 NFL season, the Detroit Lions decided to move star kick-returner, Jamal Agnew from being a depth corner on defense to a depth receiver on offense. It’s not a smooth transition to make from playing defense to offense […]

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