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The Quest for the Lombardi – Detroit Lions

 DETROIT LIONS 2011 Record: 10-6 (3-3) 2nd in NFC North Lost in the NFC Wild Card Game to theNew OrleansSaints, 45-28.   Passing Offense –300.9 (4th) QB MatthewStafford: 5,038; 41 / 16 WR Calvin Johnson: 96 - 1,681 / 16TDs TE...

Lions Not Interested In CB Asante Samuel?

Jason La Canfora reports that the Lions are "not interested" in Eagles CB Asante Samuel despite the previous reports suggesting as much. La Canfora adds that the Titans still have some interest in acquiring him but...

NFL Injury Updates: Adrian Peterson, Jamaal Charles, Kenny Britt, Gabe Carimi, Mikel LeShoure

Adrian Peterson Tom Pelissero of ESPN 1500 Twin Cities reports that Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is scheduled to resume running later in the week. "Everything he's done up to this point has been very good," said head coach Leslie...

NFL Transactions & Visits: Tuesday

49ers  49ers recently worked out G Deuce Lutui Buccaneers  Buccaneers re-signed OT Demar Dotson to a one-year, $1.26 million deal Cardinals  Cardinals re-signed CB Greg Toler to a one-year, $1.26 million deal Chiefs LB Dan Skuta visited the Chiefs Falcons  Falcons sign C Todd...

Kevin Smith Signs A One Year Deal With Detroit

Pro Football Talk reported earlier in the day that the Detroit Lions have agreed to a one-year deal with RB Kevin Smith. Last year, the Lions lost rookie RB Mikel Leshoure for the season with an Achilles tendon tear...

Lions Trying To Sign Cliff Avril To Long Term Deal

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press writes that the Lions have been talking with DE Cliff Avril's agent to try and get a long-term deal done. "We’ve had a lot of discussions with his...

Eagles Looking To Trade CB Asante Samuel Before The Draft

Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer writes that the Eagles are looking to move CB Asante Samuel before the next months NFL draft. Samuel, 31, is set to make $9.4 million for the 2012 season but McLane admits...

NFL Transactions & Visits: Thursday

49ers 49ers re-sign WR Ted Ginn Jr.to a one-year deal 49ers sign QB Josh Johnson to a two-year deal Broncos Broncos were in contract negotiations with DT Marcus Thomas as of late Wednesday, via the Denver Post sign CB Tracey...

NFL Transactions & Visits: Wednesday

Bengals sign RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis Bills Bills Sign DE Mark Anderson Bills re-signed SS Bryan Scott Broncos Broncos trade Tim Tebow and 7th round pick to the Jets for a 4th and 6th round pick Colts Colts Sign C Samson Satele Jets Jets trade a 4th and 6th round pick to...

O.J. Atogwe Visits The Lions

Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com writes that S O.J. Atogwe visited with the Lions on Wednesday but wound up leaving without a contract. Atogwe did mention that he's "a huge fan of the Lions" and the team could use...

Kevin Smith Discussing A Contract With The Lions?

Anwar Richardson of MLive.com reports that the Lions are currently in contract discussions with RB Kevin Smith. Last year, Smith stepped in for Jahvid Best after he was lost for the season following a severe concussion. Rookie RB Mikel Leshoure ...

Lions Re-Sign LB Stephen Tulloch

Pro Football Talk reports that the Detroit Lions have re-signed LB Stephen Tulloch to a five-deal. The specifics of the deal haven't been released yet but we'll certainly have updates as soon as they're available. We have...

Lions No Closer To A Long-Term Extension With DE Cliff Avril

Anwar S. Richardson of MLive.com writes that the negotiations between the Cliff Avril and the Detroit Lions don't appear to be going anywhere and sees the odds of a contract getting done during the...

Lions Making A “Strong Push” To Sign ILB Stephen Tulloch

NFL.com's Jason La Canfora reports that the Lions making a "strong push" to get ILB Stephen Tulloch under contract. Tulluch a better fit than David Hawthorne, who is scheduled to be visiting Detroit in the coming days,...