Posts Tagged ‘matt-millen’

Lions Coach Marinelli Fired Following Historic 0-16 Season

And so the firing of coaches begins.  The Detroit Lions, less than 24 hours following their unreal 0-16 season which included their defense allowing over 500 points, Monday fired head coach Rod Marinelli.  To say the move was expected is an understatement, as Marinelli is the latest in a line of Lions coaches unable to […]

Week 5 Preview: Chicago at Detroit

The Matt Millen era in Detroit is over, and with it the Lions are hoping that a change in fortune is headed for the 0-3 club this week that takes on the Chicago Bears in the Motor City.  The NFC North battle will go down at 1pm on Sunday, and while the Bears come in […]

Gridiron Gabbin w/ Our NFL Insider Lloyd Vance

Our NFL Insider – Lloyd Vance is back on with his news and notes around the league. Lloyd, who runs will join us each week to talk about all the hot topics in the league, and give his views and insight as to what is going on. Today we talk to Lloyd about […]

The Story of the Matt Millen Era

He finally did it. Didn’t think he had it in him, did ya? You were wrong. After his team began its annual meltdown early this year, William Clay Ford, owner of the 0-3 Detroit Lions, anticipated the inevitable rage of the hometown fan base and made the move that virtually all of Michigan had been […]

ESPN Countdown Daily 9/24

Millen No Longer A Lion

What has been talked about for what seems like an eternity and no doubt has been water cooler material in and around Detroit offices – in this case Matt Millen and his future – has finally come to pass; according to on Wednesday, Millen is leaving his position as the Detroit Lions president/CEO. What […]

Bill Ford Says What Lions Fans Want – Fire GM Millen

As if the relationship hadn’t soured enough, the honeymoon between Lions GM Matt Millen and upper management now appears to be on rocky ground. This after the Lions, now at 0-3, were blown out Sunday in San Fran by a 49’ers team with a QB and offensive coordinator that were on the Lions one year […]

Pre-Training Camp Power Rankings 1-32

If there is one thing that gets fans attention and gets them in an uproar more than anything, it’s rankings. Don’t believe me – check out our recent rankings of the “NFL’s Worst Five Defenses Entering Training Camp,” and read some of the comments from Chiefs fans, who seem to feel their 4-12 defense from […]