All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Detroit Lions’

Cheating Note: Man Rats Out Pregnant Girl Texting Secret Lover at Football Game

A Detroit Lions fan claims that he caught a pregnant woman sitting in front of him at a game recently texting another man while her husband sat there unaware. Rather than mind his own business, the man slipped the unsuspecting hubby a note. The man, who calls himself “Lye” posted to his Facebook account later that day about the incident. …

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Pontiac Silverdome Memorabilia to be Auctioned Off

Pieces of the former home of the Detroit Lions will soon be auctioned off, as renovations of the Pontiac Silverdome get underway. Fans will have the opportunity to own seats, signs and even stadium urinals, by way of an auction being handled by Plymouth, Michigan-based RJM Auctions. The auction will be held between May 12-16, and a pre-auction is offering …

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Mike Zimmer Hired As Coach Of Minnesota Vikings

The NFL teams that struggled over the 2013 season continue to search for new coaches, and the Minnesota Vikings have already found someone to lead their team in 2014. The Vikings struggled throughout the past season, and finished in last place in the NFC North, with a record of 5-10-1. Whether they will be able to improve at all in …

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Jim Caldwell Hired As Detroit Lions Head Coach

It’s official! Jim Caldwell will replace the fired coach Jim Schwartz as the new head coach of the Detroit Lions. “On behalf on my entire family, I want to express how thrilled we are with the appointment of Jim Caldwell as our new head coach,” Lions owner William Clay Ford said in a statement. “We believe Jim is the right …

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Detroit Lions Name Jim Caldwell As New Head Coach

After an intense quest for a new coach in Detroit, the Detroit Lions have found their replacement for Jim Schwartz with Jim Caldwell. Caldwell has most recently been serving as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for the Baltimore Ravens. The Lions came into the 2013 season with high hopes, and did well for much of the season, but their …

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Detroit Lions Head Coach Hire Highlights Google’s Struggle With Real Time

Once again, Google is showing that its Knowledge Graph does not update fast enough. During the World Series last fall, somebody vandalized the Wikipedia page for the St. Louis Cardinals, calling them a “gay butt sex team”. Wikipedia was quick to address the issue, but this remained in Google’s Knowledge Graph for hours. Hey Google, there are some flaws in …

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Ken Whisenhunt Hired As Coach Of Tennessee Titans

On the hunt for head coaches, several teams have been interviewing with, and hiring new personnel to their team. Ken Whisenhunt was in high demand as the offensive coordinator for the San Diego Chargers, and the Titans were the more aggressive team, being able to snag him before the Detroit Lions could get to him. The Detroit Lions have been …

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Detroit Lions Are On The Hunt For New Coach, Who Wants The Job?

The Detroit Lions have been on the search for a new coach ever since their terrible season ended recently. The Lions have a solid team, but simply need someone better in charge that can lead them. The position should be a desirable one since most people would argue that the Lions had the best chance of making the playoffs when …

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Ken Whisenhunt Head Coach Interview With The Tennessee Titans Confirmed

Lately, there’s been lots of chatter in the NFL about San Diego Chargers’ Offensive Coordinator Ken Whisenhunt. Although he’s been working hard to prepare the Chargers for today’s playoff game, he’s obviously had other obligations on his agenda. According to LA Times, on Saturday Jan. 11, it was confirmed that Whisenhunt had interviewed with the Tennessee Titans for their head coaching position.  …

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Black Monday Firings: Several NFL Coaches Lost Their Job Today

After unfavorable results at the end of the season, several NFL head coaches have been fired from their jobs. At the end of the season, some teams move on to the post-season, and others have the unfortunate task of having to think about next season. In an event that has become known as the black Monday firings, each of the …

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Adrian Peterson Will Sit Out During Final Game Of Season

As someone who is no stranger to injuries, Adrian Peterson has missed a number of games throughout his career. He will be forced to sit out during the final game of the season when the Minnesota Vikings play the Detroit Lions. Unfortunately, neither team has anything to play for in the week 17 finale showdown in the NFC North. The …

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Carlin Isles, Fastest Man In Rugby, Signs With Detroit Lions

After a horribly disappointing season in 2013, the Detroit Lions are already attempting to rework their roster. In a recent move, the Lions have signed Carlin Isles, who is being hailed as the “fastest man in rugby,” and played the wing position for Team USA Rugby. Isles has been signed to the practice squad, and with the hopes of making …

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Bears-Eagles Game: Eagles Win Big, Take Control Of NFC East

On Sunday night, a potentially exciting game between the Chicago Bears and the Philadelphia Eagles occurred, leaving the Bears embarrassed once again. Despite the outcome of the game, both teams remain at the top of their respective divisions. While still at the top of the division, the Bears will play against the Packers in week 17 determining which of the …

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NFL Playoff Scenarios: Week 16 Is Over, And Playoff Picture Is Wide Open?

It does not normally come to this point, but after 16 weeks of the season, several teams still have a chance to make the playoffs. In a number of possible NFL playoff scenarios, the NFC is especially wide open with only two teams that have clinched the playoffs. Meanwhile, the AFC is slightly more clear with five teams that have …

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Green Bay Packers Are Without Aaron Rodgers Again

For a Green Bay Packers team that has been struggling since his departure several weeks ago, the news that Aaron Rodgers will be out of the lineup in this week’s game is not good for the Packers, and their fans. As they are still attempting to make the playoffs, the inclusion of Aaron Rodgers in the lineup would certainly help, …

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Can Reggie Bush Get His 1,000 Yd Season?

Popular NFL running back Reggie Bush may have been a shoo-in for the Heisman Award in 2005 after his USC team won the BCS National Championship, but it’s doubtful he’s winning ANY kind of award from his fellow teammates lately after throwing them all under the bus with negative remarks about their apparent lack of discipline. Bush told sources on …

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Detroit Lions Lose Again, Possibly Out Of The Playoffs

As any fan of the NFL knows, the Detroit Lions have struggled a lot as a team. They seem to have finally rebounded, and are continuing to improve with the help of their star players, but it does not seem to be enough to help them. The Lions were in charge of the NFC North earlier in this season, and …

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Reggie Bush Expects To Play On Monday Night

Reggie Bush missed out on Detroit’s last game in Philadelphia but expects to play in their big game on Monday night. This will be the first time that the Lions have played in a Monday Night Football game, and Bush does not want to miss the opportunity to play. He is one of the older running backs in the league, …

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LeSean McCoy Plows His Way Through Snowy Philly, Sets Rushing Record

LeSean McCoy was by the far the most impressive performer in yesterday’s game between the Eagles and the Lions. In a game that started in a complete snowstorm, it was hard for either team to see what was going on for much of the first half, not to mention score. The Lions led the game with a score of 8-0 …

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Reggie Bush Injured Before Game Starts, Slips In Snow

Well, if anyone just watched the game between the Lions and the Eagles while wondering why Reggie Bush did not make an appearance on the field, it is because he sustained an injury before the game started. The veteran running back slipped in the snow, aggravating his calf, and prevented him from playing during the game. Reggie Bush, the running …

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Eagles-Lions Game Starts In A Snowstorm, Eagles Find A Way To Win

For anyone who just finished watching that epic game between the Eagles and Lions, many people are probably still wondering how the first half and the second half played out with such different performances. The game started during a huge snowstorm, and throughout the first half especially, it was hard to see what was going on for players, referees, as …

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Calvin Johnson Is Set To Break Another Lions Record

Throughout his outstanding career, Calvin Johnson has performed on another level than that of other receivers. He has already broken several franchise records, and is now on course to break another one quite easily in their next game against the Philadelphia Eagles. After seven season in the NFL, Calvin Johnson is ready to break the record for receiving yards, and …

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Jay Cutler Cleared To Play In Upcoming Lions Game

Jay Cutler, who went down with an injury in week 7, will be returning to play on Sunday, after missing only two games. He suffered a groin injury in a week 7 loss to the Washington Redskins, and it was previously stated that he would be out for at least four weeks. Since Cutler left the game during their loss, …

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Dez Bryant is Ready for Megatron on Sunday

Sundays in the fall have become something more than just a day of rest (like the Lord said) for many. Now, millions of people sit in front of their TVs, laptops, smartphones, or tablets to watch their favorite NFL teams and pay attention to the points players earn their fantasy teams. Dez Bryant is planning on getting many points for …

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Ndamukong Suh Fined For Hit On Brandon Weeden

As if he hasn’t been hit with enough fines already in his career, Ndamukong Suh has been fined again for a hit that he delivered to Brandon Weeden. He just can’t seem to catch a break, as he has easily become the most notorious player in the NFL, in terms of toughness and being aggressive. The defensive tackle for the …

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Lions Aware of Dominic Raiola Report

Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola has been accused of verbally harassing a college marching band during pre-game warm ups on Sunday, and Lions officials say they’re aware of the reports. The incident occurred prior to Sunday’s game between the Lions and the Green Bay Packers. Members of the University of Wisconsin marching band, who were at Lambeau Field for their …

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Ndamukong Suh Delivers Another Dirty Hit

Ndamukong Suh just cannot seem to hit other players in a clean way, it seems. He has been racking up large fines for the hits he puts on other players ever since he got into the NFL. It is really dangerous to play so dirty, and it is important that the NFL has the policy that they do, otherwise they …

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Kickalicious: Lions Impressed With YouTube Star

“Kickalicious”, the larger-than-life nickname for Norwegian football player Harvard Rugland, isn’t just hyperbole, as the Detroit Lions are finding out. Rugland, who got himself noticed in the football world in a rather unorthadox way–with a YouTube video that went viral–was put to the test on Friday when the Lions went up against the Jets in the opening preseason game, and …

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Here’s A Meat-And-Olive Ndamukong Suh (And A BBQ Chicken Jarvis Jones)

You know those Subway commercials with all the athletes? Did you know that when you’re one of Subway’s athletes, you get a sandwich bust in your likeness? Georgia linebacker Jarvis Jones is the latest to enter into this tradition. Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh shares this, along with a memory of his old bust, on Facebook, saying, “Welcome to the …

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‘Internet Kicker’ Signed To Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions have signed Havard Rugland, also known as “Kickalicious” (or “YouTube Sensation” or “Internet Kicker”). Rugland, from Norway, has signed a contract with the team, and will compete with the recently signed David Akers (a star in his own right) for the job to replace kicker Jason Hanson, who just retired after 21 seasons with the team. Here’s …

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