Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Lions sign CB Ross Weaver and waive Brandon Stephens

The Lions made a practicve squad move today. Signing CB Ross Weaver. A Southfield High grad, Weaver played 41 games with 17 starts at MSU. He made 86 tackles and 2 picks. UDFA to the Dolphins in 2010, he has played for the AFL Jacksonville Sharks and the Dallas Cowboys.

Weaver blocks a volleyball for the Cowboys
Blocks a football for Sparty
Welcome back to Detroit

Lions waive CB Brandon Stephens. He was signed by the Lions as an UDFA from Miami Ohio this summer.

Good luck Brandon.

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Lions at Green Bay- The History

Here is the History:

10/3/2010 Lions 26-28 Lions go 0-4

Fall Behind 14-28 Four Hanson FG close the gap.

Jahvid Best had 84 yards from scrimmage
Woodson had a pick 6 for the winning TD
Shaun Hill was 34/54/2 331 2td and rushed for 53 yards
CH 23 had a pick in the endzone
Zo picks this Rodgers pass
Mega had 6 catches for 88 yard and 2 td

12/28/2008 21-31 0-16

Lions go into Lambeau 0-15 and leave 0-16.

Leigh Bodden forced a fumble and got beat for a TD
Mega had 9 catches for 102 yards and 2 td
Orlovsky was 22/42/2 225 and 2 td but did not run out of the endzone
John Kuhn caught this 5 yard td pass beating Paris Lenon
This picture says it all
12/17/2006 Lions 9 Packers 17  Lions 2-12

Jason Hanson kicked 3 fg Jon Kitna 16/26/2 135 rushed for 34.

CB Jamar Fletcher had a pick
Paris Lenon had a pick
12/12/2004 Lions 13 Pack 16  Lions 5-8

Lead 13-0 at half.

KJ had 156 yards and td

Joey was 5/22/0 for 47 yards and rushed for 29.
11/2/1997 Lions 10 Packers 20   Lions 4-5

Darren Sharper had a 50 yard pick 6

Scott Mitchell threw 4 picks
Barry had 23-105 rushing
12/31/1994 Lions 12 Packers 16 Playoffs

Packers held Barry to -1 on 13 carries. The put Hall of Famers DE Reggie White over Shaun Bouwens.

David Krieg was 17/35/0 199 1 td.

12/15/1991 Lions 21 Packers 17 Last win at Green Bay

Wr Robert Clark caught 2 td
CB Ray Crockett had a pick
Mel Gray had 78 PR td to win it
Kramer was 14/29/0 131 2 td
12/22/1990 Lions 24 Pack 17 Lions 6-9

Rodney Peete was 13/28/1 184 and had 26 yard rush td
Barry had 133 yards and a td. Ray Crockett int and FR

11/20/1983 Lions 23 Pack 20 OT 6-6

Eddie Murray kicked 3 fg including a 37 yard game winner.

Billy had 189 on the ground and 47 in the air
Garry Cobb had a pick
So did CB Bobby Watkins

9/14/1980 Lions 29 Packers 7  Lions 2-0

Ed Murray kicked 5 FG

Billy had 134 rush and 94 rec
Pick by Hound Dog Hunter

Lions release RB Aaron Brown

In order to make room for Joquie Bell, the Lions have released third year man Aaron Brown.

Brown played 22 games for the Lions starting two. He rushed for 189 yards, 137 yards receiving and 951 KOR yards. He was a 6th round pick out of TCU in 2009.

Here is a tribute:

Brown warms up before the Vikings game

Brown had two touches vs the Vikings
Mr. C hangs with AB
Good Luck AB

Monday, December 26, 2011

Lions sign RB Joique Bell

Signed from the Saints practice squad. Bell has played in 8 nfl games. 5 for the Colts and 3 for the Eagles.

He was UDFA out of Wayne State in 2010.

Here is a tribute:

Bell in the 2011 Preseason with the Saints

As a Bill in the 2010 preseason
Giving dap to Jahvid Best at the Combine
Drills at the Senior Bowl
Harlon Hill trophy in 2010
At Wayne State
Welcome back to Detroit

Players who remain from 0-16 team

11 players who like us suffered thru the 2008 0-16 remain with the Lions:

Here is a tribute:

Jason Hanson 1992
Dom Raiola 2001
Jeff Backus 2001
Don Muhlbach 2005
Stephen Peterman 2006

Megatron 2007

Drew Stanton 2007
Kevin Smith 2008

Gosder Cherlius 2008

Cliff Avril 2008
Andre Fluellen 2008
Congrats men on the Playoff birth

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Scenes from the Roar Zone

Great day at Ford Field as the Lions defeat San Diego 38-10 to clinch a wild card spot.

Here are the scenes:

Mr. C and son prepare for the game
Field Level

Roar Zone Son
345 15 Christmas Eve
Calvin scores his 15th TD
Justin Durant had 11 tackles and a sack
Stafford had three 1st half touchdown passes
9 catches 80 yards and a td for Grew
Alphonso Smith with a 4th down PBU
CH#23 with 4 PBU and this pick
A get well to my partner MSW.