TSX looks at the Lions' linebacker situation, possible draft priorities, and an update on the Lions' free-agent situation, including a complete list of signings, unrestricted and restriced free-agents, players lost, and more including contract information.
April 1, 2003
Up until recently the Carolina Panthers have been rather quiet during the off-season. Besides franchising punter Todd Sauerbrun, there has been little activity from the front office. In recent weeks however, all that has changed. While there has been no blockbuster signings yet, there have been several interesting developments so far.
March 12, 2003
The Detroit Lions have released wide receiver Germane Crowell and kick-return specialist Desmond Howard, LionsFans.com learned Tuesday. Crowell could be re-signed to a lower cap number once the free-agency signing period begins on February 28. More details inside.
February 25, 2003
The injury suffered to Miami running back Willis McGahee, who was all but penciled into the Lions starting roster next season, will force the Detroit Lions to explore other options in April's NFL draft. The Lions were looking to upgrade the speed in their offensive backfield.
January 6, 2003
Mike McMahon struggled, James Stewart came up short, Eddie Drummond shined yet again, but Germane Crowell was shown the bench. TSX, our Lions' insider affiliate, has commentary on all of these players following Sunday's 36-15 loss to the Atlanta Falcons.
December 23, 2002