Brandon Pettigrew

Brandon Pettigrew

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Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 5"/278 lbs
Born: Tyler, Texas
College: Oklahoma State
Draft: 2009 1st round (20th pick) by the
  • Detroit Lions acquire former Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen
    Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

    Detroit Lions acquire former Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen

    The Detroit Lions acquired veteran defensive end Everson Griffen from the Dallas Cowboys for a conditional draft pick to strengthen one of the team’s weaknesses. The Cowboys announced the deal Tuesday night, adding the selection from Detroit could be as high as a fifth-round pick in 2021. The Lions (3-3) are in win-now mode under General Manager Bob Quinn and coach Matt Patricia after they were told by ownership their jobs were in jeopardy if the team didn’t at least contend for a spot in the pl...

  • Lions sound comfortable sticking with RB rotation despite D'Andre Swift's blossoming play
    MLive.com

    Lions sound comfortable sticking with RB rotation despite D'Andre Swift's blossoming play

    It sounds like the Detroit Lions will continue finding ways to split the work between running backs Adrian Peterson and D’Andre Swift for the time being. Lions offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell spoke with reporters via Zoom on Tuesday. He said the team would continue to evaluate the backfield, doing his best to put Peterson and Swift in the best spots.

  • Fox News

    Falcons' Hayden Hurst has car burglarized after heartbreaking loss against Lions: 'Welcome to Atlanta!'

    If losing to the Detroit Lions over a last-minute touchdown on Sunday wasn’t enough, Atlanta Falcons tight end Hayden Hurst got his car broken into sometime after the game. Hurst called police at around 6 p.m. to report that his 2020 Chevrolet SUV parked outside his sister’s home had been burglarized and that his Nike bag, which had his team iPad, Beats headphones and a notebook, was missing, TMZ Sports reported, citing a police report.