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Detroit Lions have 21st-ranked strength of schedule entering 2017

Last season, the Lions went winless against teams that made the playoffs but reached them at 9-7 by taking care of their schedule. This year's slate of opponents appears slightly more difficult.

Detroit Lions combine preview: Plenty of running backs worth watching

MLive's combine preview begins with the running backs.

Former Lions CB Stanley Wilson arrested again while naked

Stanley Wilson II is in police custody following his third arrest for trespassing while being in the nude. Wilson played for the Lions for 2005-07.

Ex-NFL LB arrested for public nudity for third time

If ever there was a clear cry for help, we're hearing it loud and clear as it concerns former Detroit Lions linebacker Stanley Wilson II.Wilson was arrested Saturday after allegedly attempting to bre

Stanley Wilson II arrested while naked for a third time

A sad situation keeps getting sadder. Former Lions defensive back Stanley Wilson II had been arrested while naked for the third time in less than a year, and the second time in little more than a month.

Police: Former Detroit Lions player arrested in Oregon

WOODBURN, Ore. (AP) Police say they arrested a former NFL player after he tried to force his way into an Oregon home and then took his clothes off. Police went to the Woodburn home on Saturday after

8 NFL playmakers in desperate need of a new home

In the ideal world of the NFL, all players would certainly love the opportunity to hand pick heir own team. Some guys such as this year's Super Bowl winners are probably content with the status quo.

Lions mock draft roundup: CB becoming a more popular idea at No. 21

Every week during draft season,'s Nate Atkins will look at the mock drafts that came out during the week and provide feedback on the possibilities for the Lions. This week's batch has a variety of names.

Lions will unveil new uniforms in April

The Nikefication of the NFL continues. The Detroit Lions will be the latest team to change uniforms in the aftermath of Nike taking over the league's apparel contract in 2012.

Here are four in-house decisions the Lions must make this offseason

Scouting for free agency and for the draft only comes after a deep review of the roster, which breeds some in-house chores. Here are four decisions the Lions need to make about what they already have this offseason.