The Lions prepared for life after long-time center Dominic Raiola when they drafted Travis Swanson in the third round just over a year ago. Now, entering his second season, Swanson will leverage the lessons of his rookie year – including direct tutelage from Raiola himself – to take over in the middle of a suddenly young offensive line.
September 12, 2015
Lions offensive lineman Dominic Raiola has been suspended one game for stomping on Chicago Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson in yesterday's contest.
December 22, 2014
Chicago Bears DT Ego Ferguson says the dirty play by Lions C Dominic Raiola, in which he stomped on Ferguson’s leg after one play, was “outside the lines and not right.”
December 21, 2014
What have the Detroit Lions been up to throughout this offseason? Scout.com NFL analyst John Crist serves up yet another dose of Five Questions with RoarReport.com publisher Nate Caminata.
The Detroit Lions center had his worst professional showing in 2010. Although he could rebound in 2011, it's clear the team needs to upgrade.
After watching Joey Harrington get run out of town, center Dominic Raiola vowed it won't happen to Matthew Stafford -- and he had a message for the fans. Much more inside.
November 3, 2009
Lions center Dominic Raiola has taken his fair share of lumps, but that doesn't skew his reputation with head coach Jim Schwartz, who commented highly on the long-time Lion.