- Lions activate Bell, Ngata, cut 2012 2nd-round pick Broyles Updated: Aug-31-15 7:16 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Detroit Lions have activated running back Joique Bell off the physically unable to perform list and defensive tackle Haloti Ngata off the active/non-football injury list.
- Bucs trade TE Tim Wright to Lions for kicker Kyle Brindza Updated: Aug-31-15 5:36 pm
- Rookies Abdullah, Zenner filling in nicely for Lions Updated: Aug-29-15 8:47 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Detroit Lions rookie running backs Ameer Abdullah and Zach Zenner have made good impressions so far in training camp in the absence of last year's starter Joique Bell.
- Stafford, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17 Updated: Aug-29-15 12:16 am
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - Matthew Stafford didn't even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars.
- Lions trade Michael Williams to Patriots for draft pick Updated: Aug-26-15 8:50 pm
- Calvin Johnson may not play this week either for Lions Updated: Aug-26-15 6:29 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The third game of the preseason is usually something of a dress rehearsal, when teams give their regular starters a bit more playing time.
- Raiders sign S Taylor Mays, was cut by Lions Updated: Aug-26-15 2:27 pm
ALAMEDA, California - The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent safety Taylor Mays.
- Buccaneers making strides on defense under Lovie Smith Updated: Aug-25-15 7:39 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Rookie quarterback Jameis Winston is just one of the reasons the Tampa Bay Buccaneers expect to be better. A defense showing signs of improvement this preseason is eager to do its part, too.
- Jaguars' Yeldon returns from injury, eager for NFL debut Updated: Aug-25-15 4:23 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - Jacksonville Jaguars running back T.J. Yeldon hasn't been hit in more than two weeks.
- Sims tells Detroit TV station he's retiring Updated: Aug-24-15 7:39 pm
DETROIT - Former Detroit Lions offensive lineman Rob Sims has announced his retirement.
- Robert Griffin III returns to practice following concussion Updated: Aug-23-15 6:44 pm
ASHBURN, Virginia - Robert Griffin III returned to practice Sunday, three days after the Washington quarterback left the Redskins' exhibition game against the Detroit Lions because of a concussion.
- Jaguars' Yeldon to make preseason debut, maybe as starter Updated: Aug-23-15 3:42 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Florida - Jacksonville Jaguars rookie running back T.J. Yeldon will make his preseason debut Friday against Detroit.
- Redskins TE Hamm says QB Griffin is 'fine' after concussion Updated: Aug-22-15 5:43 pm
- Lions show plenty of power on defense Updated: Aug-21-15 8:00 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Lions have said all training camp they expect their defense to remain strong, despite the loss of high-profile players.
- RG3 leaves with concussion in Redskins' 21-17 win over Lions Updated: Aug-21-15 12:26 am
LANDOVER, Maryland - Robert Griffin III repeatedly wound up on the turf until leaving with a concussion after being sacked three times and fumbling twice in the Washington Redskins' 21-17 exhibition victory over the Detroit Lions on Thursday night.
- Redskins QB Griffin leaves exhibition game with concussion Updated: Aug-20-15 11:59 pm
LANDOVER, Maryland - After watching Robert Griffin III get knocked around for three possessions, Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden sent his starting quarterback back out for a fourth Thursday night. That one ended with consecutive sacks and Griffin leaving with a concussion.
- Prater gives Lions stability in kicking game Updated: Aug-19-15 6:41 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - When the Detroit Lions opened last season's training camp, the identity of their next placekicker was a mystery.
- Zach Zenner making strong impression with Lions Updated: Aug-18-15 5:51 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - The Detroit Lions likely will give their starters only a few snaps when they travel to Washington on Thursday for their second exhibition game.
- Buccaneers sign veteran RT Gosder Cherilus to 2-year deal Updated: Aug-17-15 8:18 pm
TAMPA, Florida - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers addressed a need for help on the offensive line by signing right tackle Gosder Cherilus to a two-year contract.
- RB Bell sees Abdullah shine, gets more eager for return Updated: Aug-14-15 6:56 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell has been working hard to get back on the practice field. If he needed any extra incentive, he got it Thursday night.
- 'Next Gen Stats' offer new insights for NFL fans and coaches Updated: Aug-14-15 5:47 pm
DETROIT - As Richard Sherman sprints side-by-side with Calvin Johnson, who is running faster? When Luke Kuechly collides with DeMarco Murray, who has more momentum? And which NFL players run slower in the fourth quarter than they did at the start of the game?
- Abdullah impresses in Lions' 23-3 preseason win over Jets Updated: Aug-14-15 12:35 am
DETROIT - Matthew Stafford threw a 35-yard touchdown pass to Golden Tate, and rookie running back Ameer Abdullah ran for 67 yards - 45 on one play - to lift the Detroit Lions to a 23-3 preseason victory over the punchless New York Jets on Thursday night.
- LINING UP: Pack at Pats, Jets at Lions in preseason games Updated: Aug-12-15 7:31 pm
A look at what to expect in Thursday night's NFL preseason games:
- Lions offensive coordinator says system will pay dividends Updated: Aug-11-15 7:00 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - Detroit offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi says despite the Lions' success, he was too aggressive trying to install a new offensive system.
- Reid in line to help replace Suh for Lions Updated: Aug-10-15 4:56 pm
ALLEN PARK, Michigan - His days in Detroit over, Ndamukong Suh still might help the Lions at defensive tackle.