PFW's Mike Wilkening says the time to start Lions RB Kevin Smith was in Week One, not at San Francisco.
Do the Lions have enough RB depth? That won't be answered until the season plays out, but on paper, the Lions' RB group looks solid.
The Lions’ re-signing of RB Kevin Smith looks all the better now following news of two marijuana-related incidents for second-year back Mikel Leshoure.
The Lions re-signed RB Kevin Smith to a one-year deal on Tuesday.
Although RB Jahvid Best insists he'll return next season from his concussion issues, the Lions took a close look at several RB prospects at the Senior Bowl, according to a report.
The Lions ended an 11-year run without a playoff appearance. A shorter, yet telling, current streak is a seven-year run without a 1,000-yard rusher.
Lions RB Kevin Smith and TE Tony Scheffler collided during practice on Wednesday, leaving Smith a little shaken up.
The Lions will need to get their run game going against the Vikings' strong run defense in order to take pressure off of Matthew Stafford, writes Christian West.
The fallout from the Lions' loss to the Packers could extend beyond the holiday.
After missing the past five games due to concussion-related issues, Lions RB Jahvid Best will be placed on injured reserve, the team's website reported Friday.
Detroit RB Kevin Smith left Thursday's game and didn't return. The Lions' secondary also was hit by injuries, and the Packers lost a pair of linebackers.
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the third of three key matchups in the Packers' Week 12 game against the Lions in Detroit on Thanksgiving Day.
First-year players Torrey Smith, Von Miller and Kealoha Pilares were all named Players of the Week for Week 11.
What can fantasy owners expect with the anticipated return of Texans WR Andre Johnson from a hamstring injury, especially with Matt Leinart now at QB?
This week, PFW selects Kevin Smith, Von Miller and Jon Ryan as its Players of the Week.
The Lions moved to bolster their depth as they entered the second half of the season with the signings of OG Leonard Davis and RB Kevin Smith.
The Lions placed RB Kevin Smith on injured reserve Saturday, ending his season.
Running the ball has proven to be a difficult endeavor this season for the Lions, who felt the addition of Jahvid Best would inject life into that facet of the offense
A lot of eyebrows were raised when the Lions landed TE Tony Scheffler and RB Jahvid Best, but the team is still counting on contributions from TE Brandon Pettigrew and RB Kevin Smith.
The draft is in the rearview mirror, but here are five veteran players who could be looking over their shoulders with rookies gunning for their jobs.