Detroit Lions

  • Passing Yards
    263.3 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    83.4 RYPG
  • Yards Per Game
    346.7 YPG
  • Detroit Lions rookies: 3 instant impacts, 3 on bubble, 3 longshots
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    Detroit Lions rookies: 3 instant impacts, 3 on bubble, 3 longshots

    Lions rookies report to training camp Sunday. So we decided to take a look at what you might expect this season from the 2016 class. Three instant impacts Taylor Decker, OT The starting left tackle could be the key to making the entire offensive line instantly better. A’Shawn Robinson, DT If he doesn’t start, he’ll be an important part of the Lions’ heavy rotational philosophy. Jimmy Landes, long snapper Field goals and get great field position on punts starts with the snap. Three on the roster bubble Jake Rudock, QB This all comes down to philosophical preference. Do the Lions want to groom a young quarterback or hold on to an experienced veteran? Cole Wick, TE The undrafted player was signed

  • Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67
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    Former NFL coach Dennis Green dies at 67

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Dennis Green, the trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s before a less successful run with the Arizona Cardinals, has died. He was 67. Green's family posted a message on the Cardinals website on Friday announcing the death. "His family was by his side and he fought hard," the statement read. Other details were not immediately disclosed, though the Cardinals said Green had died of a heart attack. Green spent 10 seasons in Minnesota, leading the Vikings to eight playoff appearances and two NFC championship games. He only had one losing season and compiled an overall record of 97-62, including a 15-1 regular season in 1998 spearheaded by a record-setting