ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions released veteran linebacker Jamie Collins, a week after acknowledging they were exploring options to trade him.
Detroit announced the move Tuesday, two days after leaving him inactive against the Baltimore Ravens.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Detroit Lions’ new coach and quarterback are off to a start that resembles the team's previous regimes.
Detroit brought in Dan Campbell to replace the fired Matt Patricia.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jarrad Davis was in a tough spot on the field — and a dark place in his head.
The once-promising linebacker was no longer a starter for the Detroit Lions, struggling to find a role and desperately trying to fend off the negative thoughts that were chipping away at his confidence and love for football.
DETROIT LIONS (5-11)
CAMP SITE: Allen Park, Michigan
LAST YEAR: GM Bob Quinn and coach Matt Patricia were fired 11 games into the season, which ended with double digits in losses for the third straight year.
CHICAGO (AP) — Darrell Bevell had a hard time processing everything from his first game as an NFL coach...
ATLANTA (AP) — Todd Gurley saw a tantalizing path to the end zone and couldn't help himself.
DETROIT (AP) — Matt Patricia's tenure in Detroit has been marked by fourth-quarter collapses.
The Lions lost a 17-point, fourth-quarter lead in a 27-23 season-opening setback against Chicago at Ford Field, where fans likely would have booed the home team if the pandemic didn't keep them away...
The pressure has clearly been on in the NFC North.
Oh, there's the usual urgency around Super Bowl aspirations and on-field improvement...
NEW YORK (AP) — Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia, Atlanta Falcons CEO Steve Cannon and former Chargers and Chiefs linebacker Donnie Edwards are finalists for the NFL's Salute to Service Award...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Patricia had no time to reflect on missing the playoffs for just the second time during 15 NFL seasons.
For one, this isn't New England, where the rookie Detroit Lions coach spent his first 14 seasons as an assistant.
BOSTON (AP) — Two weeks, two head-shaking losses by the New England Patriots.
In Week 2, the Patriots' defense was deficient in a 31-20 loss to Jacksonville in which the Patriots were victimized on third down...
DETROIT (AP) — The NFL has determined sexual assault allegations against Detroit Lions coach Matt Patricia from 1996 are not subject to its personal conduct policy...
'Disappointed in The News'
I was disappointed in The Detroit News' choice to publish the story ("Lions' Patricia indicted, not tried in '96 sex assault," May 10) about sexual misconduct allegations against Lions head coach Matt Patricia.