Lions Legend Wally Triplett passes away at age 92
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.
Lions sign free agents WR Bruce Ellington and RB Zach Zenner
The Detroit Lions announced today that they have signed free agents WR Bruce Ellington and RB Zach Zenner and waived RB Ameer Abdullah.
Detroit Lions Salute to Service week to be presented by Humanetics
The Detroit Lions today announced that Salute to Service week – a host of events recognizing active and former military leading up to, and including, the team’s Salute to Service game against the Carolina Panthers on November 18 – will be presented by Humanetics.