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A Smurfy Mock 2.0

Well as promised I have come through with my version 2.0 mock draft. This one however is going to be quite different than many you have seen up to this point. For one, I just made the picks, I did...


A Smurfy Mock 1.0

Let me start by saying that I am going to impose some rules and guidelines on myself, and I would hope that others who post follow up mocks in this thread would live by these rules as well, to...


How One Smurf Thinks The Draft Might Shake Out

I wanted to share some draft thoughts with you guys as that time of the year is fast approaching. First let me start with how I think the draft will go and who will be available for the Lions to...


Let Your Voice Be Heard, Call Into Podcast

Hey guys, Jerry is having some difficulty in getting onto the Pride of Detroit tonight and he asked me to post this up. If any of you guys are psyched up enough to let us know how you feel please...


Lions at Cowboys Postmortem

I thought I would throw this out there, give everyone a place to vent and also to discuss some positives. For me this was a tale of two halves. We lost the second half by more than we won the first...


NFL Team Sacks: A Closer Look

A lot of you guys might notice that in my weekly scouting report for the podcast that I like to throw out there ratings for sacks on the offensive and defensive lines. I prefer to do this because...


A Smurfy Look at NFL Pass Protection Rankings

This week there was some debate as to who was the better pass protection line between the Jets and Lions. So I decided to take a deeper look into that. We all know that pass protection is an...


Stafford in the vote for GMC Never Say Never Moment from Week 8

Just thought I would let everyone know that Stafford is eligible to vote for in this weeks GMC Never Say Never Moment. You can vote here. Stafford lead the Lions to not just one fourth quarter...


Redskins still bitter over last years loss, looking for revenge.

"We cannot relent this week vs. Detroit. Last year, the Lions snapped a 19-game losing streak with their 19-14 win in week 3. The loss still stings today. Unfortunately, it caused our season to...


Aikman Efficiency Ratings

On Saturday nights, I think around 11:00 I am not positive of the time, Troy Aikman has a radio show. I listen to it from this internet radio player. Tonight he had a good show, and happened to...


Semi Old: Nate Burleson on the Jim Rome Show

This is a link to an interview with Nate Burleson on the Jim Rome show. I happened to stumble across it tonight. I know it is a little old, it is post Rams win, pre Giants loss. I thought I would...


Score Big With The Detroit Lions Lottery Games

I do not know if any of you guys are into instant tickets and what not but I thought I would let you all know that we now can gamble and support the Lions at the same time LoL. One of the cool...


Lynch to Seattle, Jones Released

Not that this is huge news for Detroit however, some people may be interested to know that Buffalo sent Marshawn Lynch to Seattle for a 4th round pick and an additional conditional pick. Veteran...


Lions at Packers, Lambeau Field Lowdown

via   Going into Green Bay this week there are few saving graces for the Detroit Lions. The ups and downs this season have given us fans more reasons to upchuck than the...


A Perspective on 0-3 Now, and Future Losses to Come

With the recent negativity in the media regarding the Lions I think it is time to help flush the proverbial toilet bowl of public opinion and open some eyes up here. Granted that some will chose to...


Lions vs Vikings, Postmortem Prognosis

via So the Vikings killed us, or we killed ourselves, or maybe the refs slipped some poison in the Kool-Aid, or quite possibly our coach turned all of our players into...


NFL Network Playbook: Detroit at Minnesota

  Playbook Tuesday through Friday at 6:00 PM ET Playbook, the ultimate football Xs and Os show, gives viewers the keys to victory for their favorite NFL team. Utilizing the same 'all-22' game ...

Best Voted Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week


Voters on have made their choice and selected Detroit Lions Rookie running back Jahvid Best Pepsi’s NFL Rookie of the Week for his remarkable performance in Week 2 against the Philadelphia Eagles.


The Mall of America Field Massacre, Lions at Vikings

via Bring out the chisel, get the hammer, Favre’s epitaph shall be set on Sunday. "Beloved quarterback, husband and father, all time greatest drama queen, he fell in battle to...


Ndamukong Suh Blogs @

Normally I would just Fan Shot this, but it is far too good of a read to miss. So I hope you all enjoy this and remember to keep the faith. I think the opening paragraph says a lot about how...


Eagles at Lions, Fortifying Ford Field

PHILADELPHIA - SEPTEMBER 23: Tatum Bell #28 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball against Omar Gaither #96 of the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field September 23, 2007 in Philadelphia,...


Thursday at 2PM Roger Goodell has a live chat with fans at

I suggest we invade that chat, those of us whom are able to. Give him a piece of our mind and demand justice for the great injustice that has been done. I would hope everyone represents Detroit...


Who is Nathan Vasher?

Given that this guy is a veteran and played for Chicago I thought folks might be more familiar with him and therefore I did not dig into much of his background. However since there seems to be...


Lions at Bears Afterthoughts

I went back and watched the game on DVR this morning as I knew sleep was not a viable option. I knew it could be painful but I did not exactly have anything better to do. I was actually surprised...


Stafford out up to 6 weeks.'s Jason La Canfora seconds a report that the Lions are "bracing" for Matthew Stafford (shoulder) to miss up to six weeks. La Canfora reports that the team fears...


What is Wrong with the Calvin Johnson Miscall?

Well a lot of people are bound to rant about this, and likely for years to come. There is hardly a doubt anywhere, with anyone, that something went terribly wrong when Calvin Johnson had what...


It's Not What the Lions Can Do For You....

And to finish the immortal quote of J. F. K. It's what you can do for your Lions. It may be cliche but it does ring true. Many of us have been Lions fans, and more importantly Michiganders for a...


The Most Feared Lion

I was watching the Vikings vs. Saints NFL kick off shows today, they were running for almost 2 hours prior to kick off. While doing so the media darling Brett Favre kept popping up. In all of the...

Nathan Vasher pays a visit to the Lions


The Detroit Lions have brought in veteran cornerback Nathan Vasher for a visit, according to an NFL source. The Lions met with Vasher three days before they will open the season against his former team, the Chicago Bears, at Soldier Field. Vasher, who made two interceptions in preseason for San Diego, was one of the final cuts by the Chargers.

League once again will partially waive blackout rule


Last year, with the threat of a high number of lockouts looming, the NFL modified its blackout policy. All blacked out games were available in the local markets on a tape-delayed basis, via Starting at midnight, the blacked out games were available for 72 hours, with the exception of the three-or-so hours of Monday Night Football.

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