January 14, 2019

LIONS ANNOUNCE LAUNCH OF PLAYER-DRIVEN SOCIAL JUSTICE INITIATIVE

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today an initial $600,000 commitment from players and Owner and Chairman Martha Firestone Ford toward the launch of Detroit Lions Inspire Change, a new social justice initiative in the City of Detroit.


January 10, 2019

FORMER LIONS HEAD COACH RICK FORZANO PASSES AWAY AT AGE 90

Allen Park, Mich. – Former Lions Head Coach Rick Forzano passed away Wednesday at the age of 90, the Forzano family confirmed today.


January 2, 2019

UPCOMING LIONS MEDIA AVAILABILITY

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions will provide the following media availability for Friday, January 4, 2019.

 


January 1, 2019

LIONS COACHING STAFF UPDATE

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today that they have elected to not renew Offensive Coordinator Jim Bob Cooter’s contract with the team.


January 1, 2019

LIONS SIGN QB CONNOR COOK TO RESERVE-FUTURE CONTRACT

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today that they have signed QB Connor Cook to a Reserve-Future contract. Additional contract terms were not disclosed.




November 23, 2018

LIONS ASSIGNED CB MARCUS COOPER VIA WAIVERS FROM CHICAGO

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today that they have been assigned CB Marcus Cooper via waivers from the Chicago Bears. In addition, the Lions announced they have waived S Don Carey.


November 8, 2018

LIONS LEGEND WALLY TRIPLETT PASSES AWAY AT AGE 92

Allen Park, Mich. – Lions Legend Wally Triplett, who left his indelible mark on National Football League history by becoming the first African-American player to be drafted and play for an NFL team, passed away earlier today at the age of 92.


November 5, 2018

LIONS ANNOUNCE COACHING STAFF CHANGE

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today that Joe Marciano has been relieved of his duties as special teams coordinator.