Wednesday May 15
Detroit Lions tight ends position not in transition - yet
Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz does not believe his team's tight end position is in a state of transition.
Tue May 14, 2013
Detroit Lions TE Joesph Fauria has permanent chip on his shoulder after going undrafted
Over the course of three days and 254 selections, all 32 NFL franchises passed on Fauria during the NFL draft.
Sun May 12, 2013
Lions rookie tight ends stand out
Head coaches don't get paid to look too far ahead. Their task is administering the here and now; anything beyond that is not guaranteed.
The 5 Biggest Takeaways from the Detroit Lions' Rookie Minicamp
For the Detroit Lions , rookie minicamp is a time to get their newest players on the field and acclimate them to the NFL grind.
Fri May 10, 2013
Pride of Detroit
Five questions on Michael Williams with Roll 'Bama Roll
Pride Of Detroit talks with Roll 'Bama Roll about Alabama tight end Michael Williams, who was picked by the Lions in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft.
2010 NFL Draft Report Card Fan Grade: Alterraun Verner, A
Just seven slots after the Titans drafted Rennie Curran with pick No. 97 in Round 3, the Titans bounced back with their best pick of the 2010 NFL Draft, both in terms of player ability and value.
Thu May 09, 2013
2010 NFL Draft Report Card Grade: Alterraun Verner, CB, Tennessee Titans
Sep 23, 2012; Nashville, TN, USA; Tennessee Titans corner back Alterraun Verner strips the ball from Detroit Lions tight end Brandon Pettigrew during the second half at LP Field.
Wed May 08, 2013
The 10 Most Overrated Players in Detroit Lions History
It's no secret that in recent years, the Detroit Lions have botched a few draft picks.
Detroit Lions 'Ask Anwar' questions: Is Riley Reiff ready to step in?
A: My guess, and I do mean guess, right now is Palmer, but that is purely based on his experience.
Titus Young Abused Staff, Louis Delmas Laughed At Him, Store Manager Says
DETROIT From the latest episode of "athletes behaving badly," former Detroit Lions star Titus Young was arrested in California for drunken antics not once - but twice - in 15 hours .
Projecting the Detroit Lions' Most Heated Roster Battles This Offseason
This is what the Detroit Lions are looking at this offseason, with the departure of a number of veteran starters and draft picks coming in at need positions everywhere.
Tue May 07, 2013
Pride of Detroit
Lions undrafted free agents: Joseph Fauria gets biggest signing bonus
Of all the Detroit Lions ' 2013 undrafted free agents , UCLA tight end Joseph Fauria may have the best chance to actually make the 53-man roster.
Mon May 06, 2013
Pride of Detroit
Lions draft history: Martin Mayhew's picks by the numbers
What has Martin Mayhew been doing in the draft as general manager of the Detroit Lions? Let's take a look at various statistics from the Lions' last five drafts.
Sat May 04, 2013
Detroit Lions 'Ask Anwar' questions: Will Matthew Stafford's deal ever get done?
Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew wanted to rework quarterback Matthew Stafford's contract this offseason, but it has not happened yet.
Wed May 01, 2013
Scanning the Savanna: Detroit Lions News from Around the Web
Scanning the Savanna searches the web for Detroit Lions content each morning and brings it to your fingertips in one easy location.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Lions convert receiver Dominique Curry to tight end
The Lions did not draft a pass catching tight end, which was somewhat of a surprise since both Brandon Pettigrew and Tony Scheffler are entering the final year of their contracts.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Lions' seventh round pick: Alabama TE Michael Williams will try to set record straight
It's not the Oscars but it's the best Washington can serve up in the glittery category: It's time... Alabama Crimson Tide tight end Michael Williams catches a pass for a touchdown against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the BCS National Championship game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida, on Monday, January 7, 2013.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
UCLA Te Joseph Fauria among undrafted players signed by Detroit Lions
The Detroit Lions have kicked off their signings of undrafted free agents by signing former UCLA tight end Joseph Fauria on Saturday night.
The Washington Post
Lions take Alabama TE Michael Williams in 7th round
Detroit took the 6-5, 278-pound Williams with the fifth pick of Saturday's seventh round, the 211 overall.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Lions gamble with Ziggy Ansah, but not by much
Can we please hold up for a minute? Can we please just let this kid go through rookie minicamp, OTAs and a full training camp before we put labels on him, before we consign him to Darko status? There isn't one of us who can say for sure what kind of NFL pass rusher Ziggy Ansah will turn out to be.