Tagged: ‘Detroit’

5 questions facing the Detroit Lions heading into the first round of OTAs
May 22nd, 2017 at 8:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions ramp up their offseason program this week when veterans join rookies on the field for the first batch of OTAs. Detroit opens practice on Tuesday, then returns to the field on Wednesday and Thursday before breaking for the weekend. This round of OTAs, just...

Lions uniform assignments should be released soon
May 18th, 2017 at 11:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- The Detroit Lions have already released four new uniforms, and to much acclaim. The Matthew Stafford jersey already has become one of the league's best sellers. Now they just have to figure out which digs they want to wear. Detroit has no Thursday night games, when the Color...

Ford Field construction continues to progress for Detroit Lions
May 18th, 2017 at 5:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** DETROIT -- The Detroit Lions organization has been hard at work prepping Ford Field for a new look in time for the 2017 season, but it decided to put those plans on hold Wednesday. The Lions hosted their annual Taste of Detroit special Wednesday night at the stadium, with a...

Lions preparing multi-year bid to host NFL draft
May 17th, 2017 at 10:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions appear to be long shots to host the NFL draft next year, but the club hasn't given up, and is already preparing to make bids for 2018 and '19 as well. The NFL is expected to begin rolling out their draft host cities three...

Matthew Stafford’s new Lions jersey is flying off shelves
May 15th, 2017 at 2:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- Just a couple weeks after unveiling their new uniforms, the Detroit Lions hosted a draft party at team headquarters that was dominated by fans sporting the new threads.  Turns out, these things are selling well all over the place. Two Detroit players rank among the 25 hottest-selling...