Category: ‘Wide Receivers’

Will the Detroit Lions Trade up to Draft Sammy Watkins?
April 9th, 2014 at 5:10 PM
As of now, the Detroit Lions hold the tenth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.  Is there a chance that may change into an earlier pick?  There are reasons to believe that it is very possible.  ***PHOTO1***  The Lions met with Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins yesterday.  There is a lot...

Golden Tate Signs 5 Year, $31 Million Dollar Contract with Detroit Lions
March 12th, 2014 at 7:09 PM
Early on in the free agency process, the Detroit Lions identified wide receiver as a major need, and identified Golden Tate as their man. With another winter storm bringing the region to a standstill, Tate literally couldn't get out of town after his visit, which may have helped the team...

Report: Detroit Lions Showing “A Ton of Interest” in Clemson’s Sammy Watkins
March 7th, 2014 at 9:24 AM
Early this offseason, the Detroit Lions seem to realize they badly need a secondary threat to place with Calvin Johnson. One of the fans' favorite early targets in that respect has been Sammy Watkins.  ***PHOTO1*** Right now, it appears as if Detroit is matching their early interest. Thursday, the Lions visited Clemson's...

According to CBS Sports, Free Agent Wide Reciever Emmanuel Sanders Makes Sense for Detroit Lions
March 5th, 2014 at 2:17 PM
In just three more days, NFL teams can begin negotiating with free agents. Though those players can't officially sign until March 11, the beginning of the first period officially opens silly season with regards to rumors and innuendo. ***PHOTO1*** As it relates to the Detroit Lions, a team with a few different...

NFL Combine Showcases Depth of Wide Receiver Class, Which Should Only Help Detroit Lions
February 24th, 2014 at 3:27 PM
After the second day of the NFL Combine was complete, the biggest news should not have been Johnny Manziel 40 yard dash or Michael Sam's press conference poise, but rather, the depth of a stacked wide receiver class. That element can help the teams the most, and specifically, will interest...