Monday Mar 10
Pride of Detroit
Evaluating the Lions' options at cornerback this offseason
The Detroit Lions are facing a bit of a conundrum at cornerback this offseason. On paper, cornerback isn't really a pressing need given how many potential contributors they already have on their roster.
Detroit Free Press
Lions' presence at Clemson fuels idea of drafting WR
Wide receiver Sammy Watkins runs after making a catch during the Clemson football pro day on Thursday in Clemson, S.C. / Associated Press General manager Martin Mayhew's attendance at Clemson's pro day last week to watch receiver Sammy Watkins might have spoken volumes about the Lions' interest and intentions in the draft.
Lions young cornerbacks need to grow up quick
The Lions are expecting to see significant gains from the investment the last two years in cornerbacks Darius Slay, Bill Bentley, Chris Greenwood and Jonte Green Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew , head coach Jim Caldwell and defensive coordinator Teryl Austin have all alluded to the fact that adding talent to their secondary this ... (more)
Martin Mayhew says expectations are high for Detroit Lions' 4 young cornerbacks
General manager Martin Mayhew would like to see more playing time and continued development from the Detroit Lions' young cornerbacks.
Detroit Free Press
Lions' Martin Mayhew expects cornerback Chris Houston to rebound
Chris Houston was having a miserable season long before the Lions shut him down with a toe injury in mid-December.
Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome considered hiring Jim Caldwell as head coach in 2008
Baltimore Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome knows just how good of a coach the Detroit Lions are getting in Jim Caldwell.
Meet the free agent: CB Chris Greenwood
Every day we'll take a look at one of the Detroit Lions heading for free agency, what he has meant to the team before and a prognosis on whether or not he'll be back with the club in 2014.
Lions know that improving secondary will increase sack totals
That's not a good total for as much talent as the Lions have along their front four.
Lions could find corners too tempting to pass on in draft
Michigan State's Darqueze Dennard and Oklahoma State's Justin Gilbert will probably be the first two cornerbacks taken in the May's NFL draft.