Category: ‘Lions 101 Features’

A Look at the Detroit Lions 2014 Regular Season Schedule
April 24th, 2014 at 1:47 PM
After months of waiting, fans can start getting even more excited for the upcoming season.  The NFL has released its regular season schedule for 2014.  For the Detroit Lions, 2014 looks to be an interesting season.  ***PHOTO1***  Even though the Lions will not have much primetime presence, they will have a few...

Detroit Lions Free Agency Updates: Tracking the Latest Rumors, Rumblings and Signings
March 11th, 2014 at 10:14 AM
2014's NFL free agent frenzy begins at 4 p.m. EST on Tuesday, when players can officially sign with new teams. Until then, the rumors will get going with regards to who's going where and negotiating. ***PHOTO1*** Keeping track of the Detroit Lions moves won't be easy figuring the team has multiple needs...

Detroit Lions Free Agency Preview: Tight End Market Doesn’t Offer Depth or Many Difference Makers
March 6th, 2014 at 10:58 AM
Football's free agency period opens in a week on March 11. Until then, we're breaking down the players and positions that the Detroit Lions could target. Outside of Jimmy Graham, the free agent market for tight ends figures to be extremely narrow. For a team like the Detroit Lions that could be in...

Detroit Lions Positional Recap, Defensive Backs: Expect Plenty of Team Changes Prior to 2014
March 3rd, 2014 at 10:08 AM
Every Monday/Tuesday during the winter, we're taking a closer look back at the progression of every position on the Detroit Lions during the 2013 season. Of all the positions the Detroit Lions need to reshape this most this offseason, the defensive backfield could be one of the most obvious. Gone is hard-hitting, oft-injured safety...

Detroit Lions Black History Month Salute: Impact of James “Shack” Harris not Only Felt in Front Office
February 28th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
With February being Black History Month, Lions 101 takes time to salute the contributions of a few notable African American pioneers within the organization. An interesting factoid was recently learned. Currently, the Detroit Lions employ the first African American quarterback to lead a team to the playoffs, the first African American to...