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  1. Revisiting the Lions 2012-2016 Draft ClassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | Pride of Detroit

    I'm not a fan of grading draft picks as soon as the draft ends. I think it is a pointless exercise can't be done accurately because we have no idea how the players will perform once it comes time for the season to kick off.


  2. Contract talks with Lions are slow, but Golden Tate would "love to get something done"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | MSNBC

    The receiver is scheduled to make a base salary of $7 million in the final year of the five-year, $31 million contract he signed with the Lions in free agency in 2014. The sides have had no " substantive contract talks ," Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports, with the Lions indicating to Tate and Ziggy Ansah they first want to see how the players fit in under new coach Matt Patricia.


  3. Golden Tate Talks Possible Lions Contract Extension After Matt Patricia HiringRead the original story

    Sunday May 13 | BleacherReport

    Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate is set to be an unrestricted free agent following the 2018 campaign, but his current team reportedly hasn't taken many steps to secure his long-term future. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press , "the Lions have not yet had any substantive contract talks with Tate's representatives, and have indicated to him, like they did with defensive end Ziggy Ansah, they want to allow first-year coach Matt Patricia some time to get to know him before diving into an extension."


  4. 5-star Penn State recruiting target sets decision date; Journey Brown updates his progress, and moreRead the original story

    Saturday May 5 |

    Today's Penn State football news features yet another planned recruiting decision and an update on a young running back. Mineral, Va., five-star linebacker Brandon Smith, who is a top-50 player nationally and perhaps the Lions' biggest target on the defensive side of the ball, announced on Sunday that he will make his college pick on Mon., May 21 at his high school.


  5. Ex-NFL players Greg Hardy, Austen Lane to fight in UFC boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | UPI

    ... sdemeanor drug charge in 2016. Lane, a fifth-round draft pick of Jacksonville in 2010, played for the Jaguars, Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears from 2010-14.


  6. Greg Hardy Draws Another Former NFL Player For UFC Contender FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | MMA Mania

    ... end Austen Lane will fight Hardy. Lane played for the NFL from 2010 to 2014 with the Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions, and Chicago Bears. While his NFL career was nowhere near as promising as Hardy's, we like the fact that he's never gone to ...


  7. Ask POD: So... this week happenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | Pride of Detroit

    It has been, let's say, an eventful week in Detroit Lions news. Rookie minicamp was expected to steal most of the headlines throughout the news cycle, but when the Detroit News dropped the Matt Patricia sexual assault allegations story on Wednesday night, the trajectory of the week changed completely.


  8. Chargers have signed all but one of their 2018 draft picksRead the original story

    Sunday May 13 | BoltBeat

    The 2018 NFL Draft ended a few weeks ago and rookie minicamp kicked off Friday. The Chargers have gotten six of their seven draft picks under contract.


  9. Frank Ragnow appears to be taking snaps at left guard at Lions rookie minicampRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | Pride of Detroit

    With the media completely closed out of Detroit Lions rookie minicamp, which enters its third and final day on Sunday, there's very little news to come out of the practices. Basically, all we have access to are daily photos and highlights from the offseason workouts that are provided from the team itself.


  10. Golden Tate calls Matt Patricia situation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | CBS Sports

    At least one of Patricia's new players has vocally supported his coach as well. Wide receiver Golden Tate , speaking to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press , called the situation "a bunch of bullcrap" and said Lions players support Patricia "to the max."


  11. Penn State Football News Briefing: Run game will be good, Franklin wants staff stabilityRead the original story

    Sunday May 13 | Victory Bell Rings

    Spring practice and the NFL Draft have both come and gone, so things will be a bit slow in the world of Penn State football for the next few weeks. Practice for the 2018 season will begin over the summer.


  12. LOVE Ragnow the player, HATE the Lions draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | Pride of Detroit

    This is going to be a little redundant-I posted something similar a week ago, but I still haven't gotten it out of my system, and I NEED TO VENT TONIGHT! I don't like the Lions draft. I think they mismanaged it.


  13. Sex assault case vs. Patricia had five witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 |

    Dismissed sexual assault case against Lions coach Matt Patricia had at least five witnesses Lions head coach Matt Patricia did not disclose the 1996 sexual assault indictment upon being hired. Check out this story on In this April 27, 2018, file photo, Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia introduces first-round draft pick Frank Ragnow at the team's training facility in Allen Park, Mich.


  14. New details about old assault case against NFL coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | Yahoo!

    More details have come out in the 1996 sexual assault case against new Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia, specifically the makeup of the prosecution's list of witnesses against the 43-year-old. a nurse, doctor, police detective, police officer and college friend of the alleged victim.


  15. Skodnick: Allegations against former RPI players are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | Albany Times Union

    There's a truth to the famous quotation from William Faulkner's Requiem for a Nun, a truth that Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia and his former RPI teammate and Theta Chi fraternity brother Greg Dietrich have likely come to understand in the past few days. "The past is never dead.


  16. Pat Leonard: Unacceptable for Lions, Patriots not to have uncovered Patricia's sex assault indictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia's 1996 indictment for aggravated sexual assault - dismissed because the victim did "not feel she can face the pressures or stress of a trial" - is alarming for what it revealed about the NFL's hiring practices. Patricia spent 14 years in the Patriots organization.


  17. Golden Tate: - Bunch of B.S.' allegation vs. Matt Patricia is newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | Powhatan Today

    Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn, president Rod Wood and owner Martha Firestone Ford came out united in their support of coach Matt Patricia when news of his 22-year-old arrest first surfaced this week. Now, one of the team's most prominent players said the locker room is standing by its coach as well.


  18. Detroit Lions RB Ameer Abdullah 'frustrated' by role in offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | UPI

    Perhaps because he's aware of the future, Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah is voicing discontent on how he's been utilized in the past. A combination of injuries and lack of productivity since Abdullah was selected in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Lions has left him discouraged and the team seeking other options to bolster its ground game.


  19. Texas police search records for copy of police report in Patricia caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | MSNBC

    With Lions coach Matt Patricia vowing on Thursday to "clear my name" but with no specifics provided in order to come to the detached, unbiased conclusion that Patricia was falsely accused of aggravated sexual assault in 1996, reporters will now attempt to fill in the gaps by uncovering forgotten or previously unknown facts. The process already has begun.


  20. Matt Patricia 1996 Sexual Assault Charge Court Documents ReleasedRead the original story

    Saturday May 12 | BleacherReport

    Court documents from the dismissed 1996 sexual assault case against Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia show the prosecution's five-person witness list included a former emergency room nurse and the alleged victim's college friend. On Saturday, Tresa Baldas of the Detroit Free Press provided details from the court documents, which also included medical evidence.