Tagged: ‘Detroit’

Lions trade for OT Greg Robinson, former No. 2 overall pick; sign Cyrus Kouandjio
June 15th, 2017 at 10:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions announced Thursday morning they've acquired two more offensive tackles, trading for Los Angeles' Greg Robinson and signing Cyrus Kouandjio. They gave up a sixth-round pick in next year's draft to acquire Robinson, the second overall pick in the 2014 draft. They released long snapper...

Minicamp observations: Kenny Golladay still looks like Detroit’s third-best WR
June 13th, 2017 at 4:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions were due to kick off their minicamp at 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, but moved it to late morning to avoid rain.  Instead, they got some extreme heat, and an unexpected visitor. Here are some observations from the afternoon: -- Since it has dominated the early...

Agitated man berates Lions players after breaking into minicamp
June 13th, 2017 at 2:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- Detroit Lions minicamp was interrupted by a scary moment on Tuesday when an unidentified man walked to the edge of the practice field and began berating players and reporters. The man specifically targeted linebacker Tahir Whitehead, shouting, "Yo No. 59, I know you need me at linebacker." He...

5 players to watch at Detroit Lions minicamp
June 12th, 2017 at 9:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions wrapped up OTAs last week, which leaves just this week's three-day minicamp before the summer break. The team practices Tuesday through Thursday. Players will be in shorts, and contact will be prohibited. In other words, practice-wise, minicamp isn't all that different from the last...

The Lions just signed the guy Dominic Raiola stomped on (and another ex-Bears DL)
June 8th, 2017 at 10:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions signed two more former Bears defensive lineman Thursday morning, including Ego Ferguson. Yes, the same Ego Ferguson that Dominic Raiola stomped on during a Week 16 game against Chicago in 2014.  Detroit also added Bruce Gaston. Throw in the signing of Cornelius Washington early...