The Lions finally announced Matt Patricia as their new head coach. Also, after signing him to a 5-year deal they extended GM Bob Quinn until 2022 as well. Speaking of duos with longevity Erik and Joe have officially kicked off their second season of podcasting…
It is unknown how much Patricia will make, but Erik takes a stab at it
Joe and Erik do a full rundown of the Lions coaching staff
Matt Patricia is still not yet the head coach, with the Patriots headed to the Super Bowl, but heads have begun to roll in the coaching department. The Senior Bowl is coming up this week and the remaining Lions coaches will have their eyes trained there…
TJ Lang has been named as an injury replacement to the Pro Bowl
Bleacher Report has been having their continuing series on the NFL 1000, with Darius Slay being the #3 ranked CB
There are only 2 head coaching vacancies left
There are five remaining Lions assistants that are representing the team at the Senior Bowl (Al Golden, Robert Prince, Delvin Fitzsimmons, Evan Rothstein and Payton McCollum)
The team has let go of QB coach Brian Callahan, LB coach Bill Sheridan, CB coach Tony Oden and S coach Alan Williams
Erik addresses the rumors of future Lions assistants
Joe and Erik review Jeff Risdon’s latest Mock Draft
A slew of questions concerning Matt Patricia
The second pile from the mailbag is full of questions surrounding players the Lions will look to draft or sign during free agency
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It seems that a deal is “done” with Patriots DC Matt Patricia, at least according to all the rumors. That being said, Erik and Joe talk about where some other coaches may end up and what the Lions will be looking to do in free agency and the draft…
Erik and Joe cover the remaining coaching openings around the league
A couple of Lion defensive assistants have moved on
The mailbag has a lot of questions surrounding what coaches Matt Patricia may bring with him to Detroit
There is a discussion surrounding the rumor that Patricia might not need to look for an Offensive Coordinator because JBC is sticking around
The mailbag also asks what offensive personnel changes the Lions may make
Do the Lions improve the OL in free agency or the draft?
What RB will the Lions look to add in the draft?
Who will the Lions draft in the first round?
The show finishes with a lively debate about over/unders
The Lions ended the season on a “high note” defeating the Green Bay Packers 35-11 in the finale at Ford Field on Sunday. The mood in Allen Park soured a bit on Monday with the firing of the 36-28 Jim Caldwell. The offseason opens with uncertainty, and Erik and Joe delve into a lot of the relevant topics…
Tabor and Carey did not suffer any long-term damage
The vast majority of the practice squad was retained on future contracts, Joe is certain all will see time in Lions uniforms next season
The rookies continue to gain reps as the season goes on
Erik covers what happened against the Packers last go around and what the Lions would look to do to win on Sunday
Five new first-time question submitters get recognized in the mailbag as well as many of our old favorites
Erik and Joe give their thoughts on the current and future coaching situation
Erik wrote and article showing his first fans generated mock draft and you can check it out here
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The Lions finished their sweep of the Bears 20-10 on Saturday in their color rush grays at Ford Field. This week the Lions head to the banks of the Ohio River to face off against the Cincinnati Bengals on Christmas Eve…
Rick Wagner should return to the lineup on Sunday
Travis Swanson is still likely out
TJ Jones has been added to IR with Andre Jones promoted to the 53 man roster to replace him
The Power Rankings continue to baffle Erik and Joe
The Lions failed to take full advantage after forcing 5 Buccaneer turnovers and needed a late Matt Prater field goal to defeat Tampa 24-21 on Sunday. This week the Lions return home to face the Bears for the 2nd time in 5 weeks…
TJ Lang and Ziggy Ansah are the two starters we find listed as questionable this week
40% of the Offensive Line (Rick Wagner and Travis Swanson) will be out on Saturday
Roland Milligan is back on the practice squad and Rodney Coe has been added to the 53 man
Kasim Edebali and Adarius Barnes have been released
The Lions sit right in the middle of the pack in the latest power rankings
Erik’s Studs and Duds article features Eric Ebron, Theo Riddick and Darius Slay as studs