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Colts cut Brad Kaaya

The Colts waived quarterback Brad Kaaya on Friday, via multiple reports. Kaaya, 23, spent the entire offseason with the team last year and was placed on injured reserve on Aug. 25. He briefly was on the team’s 53-player roster late in 2017, though he did not play. The Lions made Kaaya a sixth-round pick in [more]

Lions sign former Auburn LB Tre’ Williams

The Lions added a linebacker to their offseason roster. The team announced that Tre’ Williams will be part of their 90-man roster. Williams went undrafted out of Auburn in 2018 and spent last year working in the school’s recruiting department while recovering from a shoulder injury. Williams had reached agreement with the Jets on a [more]

Trevor Bates pleads not guilty to assault, resisting arrest charges

Lions linebacker Trevor Bates was arrested in New York last week and taken to a hospital for a mental health evaluation after an incident that saw him allegedly hit a police officer after being taken to a police station for failing to pay a taxi fare. The Associated Press reports Bates was arraigned on charges [more]

Final 2019 NFL Draft order is settled

OK, football season’s over, what do we do next? Oh yeah, football season. With the Patriots winning Super Bowl LIII last night, they locked up the 32nd and final spot in the 2019 NFL Draft. The Rams will own the 31st overall pick. It’s that time of year (the Scouting Combine is later this month). [more]

Charlie Weis talked to Lions about offensive coordinator job

Once upon a time, Charlie Weis was the Patriots assistant coach who was supposed to be the next big thing. While that proved true in regards to his wallet if not his resume, the family is still the family, and the connections run deep. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Weis said he [more]

Trey Flowers not thinking about free agency yet

Trey Flowers has three tackles, two sacks and four quarterback hits in the postseason. The Patriots defensive end not only is making a name for himself but making himself some money. “I hope so, but for now I’m just going to put my all into this [Super Bowl],” Flowers said, via Michael Giardi of NFL [more]

Lions hire Sean Ryan as quarterbacks coach

The Detroit Lions announced Tuesday they have hired Sean Ryan to serve as their new quarterbacks coach. Ryan spent the last three seasons with the Houston Texans with the last two years spent coaching quarterbacks. Ryan takes over the position from George Godsey, who left the team to take a job coaching tight ends for [more]

Lions RB coach David Walker steps down

The Lions will need a new running backs coach for the 2019 season. David Walker has been with the team since 2016, but he announced on Tuesday that he was stepping down from the job. He released a statement on Tuesday saying that he was moving away from coaching altogether. “I am at peace with [more]

Ndamukong Suh says he had bigger offers than Dolphins’ in 2015

Ndamukong Suh plays football in exchange for money. In his case, a lot of money. But the Rams defensive tackle said Monday night he had better offers than the one he got from the Dolphins in 2015. “I was offered more than Miami gave me from other teams,” he said matter-of-factly. Suh said he actually [more]

Trevor Bates remains in hospital undergoing mental health evaluation

The agent for Lions linebacker Trevor Bates released a statement on Monday updating his client’s status more than 48 hours after he was arrested for refusing to pay a $32 cab fare. New York police said Bates then punched a sergeant after being taken to a police station. The Sergeants Benevolent Association released a statement calling [more]

New York police group bashes NFL after Trevor Bates arrest

After Lions linebacker Trevor Bates was arrested and accused of punching a police officer, a New York police organization released a statement bashing the NFL. The Sergeants Benevolent Association, which represents active and retired sergeants of the New York Police Department, released a statement ripping Bates and the league. “Trevor Bates acted beyond that of [more]

Lions’ Trevor Bates arrested, accused of punching police officer

Lions linebacker Trevor Bates was arrested early this morning in New York City and accused of punching a police officer. Bates was initially arrested after a cab driver said he refused to pay his fare. At the police station, police say, he flew into a rage and punched a sergeant, according to the New York [more]

Lions bring back John Bonamego as special teams coordinator

Meet the new Lions special teams coordinator, same as the old Lions special teams coordinator. John Bonamego has been hired as Detroit’s special teams coordinator, the Lions announced today. He previously served as the Lions’ special teams coordinator in 2013 and 2014 before leaving to become the head coach at Central Michigan, which fired him [more]

Bob Quinn: We have to do better job of positioning Matthew Stafford to succeed

The Lions offense moved in the wrong direction from 2017 to 2018, which contributed to both a 6-10 record and Jim Bob Cooter’s departure as the team’s offensive coordinator. During an interview with SiriusXM NFL Radio, General Manager Bob Quinn was asked what drew the team to new coordinator Darrell Bevell. Quinn said he liked [more]

Chiefs will pick 29th, Packers 30th in 2019 NFL Draft

The Saints pushed the cost of Marcus Davenport away, almost as far as they could have. With yesterday’s conference championship games in the books, most of the 2019 NFL Draft order is now known. The Chiefs will pick 29th overall after losing to the Patriots, and the Packers own the 30th spot, after last year’s [more]

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