Amazingly enough, the guy called Kickalicious is more than just a gimmick. Norwegian kicker Havard Rugland, who surprised even himself when his Youtube video of trick shots earned him a shot at Lions camp, has impressed coaches there. ?He?s obviously got a strong leg,? Lions coach Jim Schwartz said, via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press.?
Putin apparently has reared his head. Again. The Russian leader, not content to simply bogart Bob Kraft?s Super Bowl ring, may (or may not) have commandeered the Twitter account of Lions president Tom Lewand. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Lewand?s Twitter account was hacked by Russian spammers on Tuesday. The messages,?
COMMENTARY | The current state of the NFC North is one of transition and optimism. This is a division that has seen each of its members make the playoffs within the past two seasons and had three teams in the postseason in 2012. The Detroit Lions were the ones left out of that picture, but offseason free-agent signings and a solid draft class have the Motor City buzzing about what could happen in 2013.