Matthew Stafford is on one of Sports Illustrated's regional covers this week... with Jay Cutler.
- The Detroit Lions' main goal for 2014 is to win the NFC North. Obviously the ultimate goal would be to win the Super Bowl, but winning the division would be a nice step in the right direction.
NFL.com thinks the Lions could finish anywhere from 5-11 to 10-6 this year.
- ESPN.com's Lions preview is out.
- Sept. 8 in Detroit is going to be pretty crazy.
Tom Lewand, speaking at Lions luncheon, said atmosphere in Detroit for Tigers/Royals and then Lions/Giants on Mon. night will be "wild".— Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) August 27, 2014
- Some Lions players are looking forward to seeing former head coach Jim Schwartz in Buffalo on Thursday night.
This story about Reggie Bush presenting a scholarship to a local student is pretty great.
- Michael Rothstein has a rundown of how Lions players are currently rated in Madden NFL 15.
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