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Pride of Detroit: for Detroit Lions fans


The official home for audio programming from Pride of Detroit, SB Nation's community for fans of the Detroit Lions.

The official home for audio programming from Pride of Detroit, SB Nation's community for fans of the Detroit Lions.


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The official home for audio programming from Pride of Detroit, SB Nation's community for fans of the Detroit Lions.




Ownership change in Detroit / Who's the best EDGE in the 2020 NFL season?

The 2020 LISTCAST season finds its penultimate episode, ranking the best EDGE defenders in the NFL. Jeremy, John and Jerry give you the lowdown on who the Pride Of Detroit staff will shock and awe with sacks once the season gets underway. Also, Cam Newton is going to the Patriots! What could it mean?! The Lions had a busy week with ownership changes, and the reader mailbag discusses this and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


What does the new owner Sheila Ford Hamp mean for the Detroit Lions?

Martha Ford has passed off ownership of the Detroit Lions to her daughter, Sheila Ford Hamp. Jeremy and Ryan jump in mid-week to discuss what this means for the Lions, how the future will change under Ford Hamp, or if things will mostly stay the same and on course. They also discuss Martha Ford's legacy for her brief time with the Lions, including the sea change she's made in the front office for the team. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Who are the top 10 tight ends of the 2020 NFL season?

LISTCAST season continues as the weather scorches. Jeremy, Ryan and Hamza gets into the top 10 tight ends in the 2020 NFL season, ranking who the Pride Of Detroit staff thinks will perform the best. Before they begin, they explain why TJ Hockenson doesn't make the cut. Also, mailbag, as always, to answer all your pressing questions. Hamza also gets shirtless. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Is Kenny Golladay a top 10 NFL wide receiver?

Jeremy, Jerry and Ryan reconvene LISTCAST. This week, it's all about the best wide receivers in the NFL. Can Lions wideout Kenny Golladay find a spot in our staff's rankings? The entire Pride Of Detroit staff voted, now you can see who they think will top the charts in 2020! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


LISTCAST 2020: Top 10 NFL Running Backs

With history moving about the country, the POD crew discusses how the NFL has handled the calls for racial justice, in particular with responses from Roger Goodell, the Detroit Lions and the situation surrounding Drew Brees. After getting some words on that, it's time to continue LISTCAST. The trio discuss the top running backs in the NFL, explaining how the position has evolved and who is best suited now to sit atop the pile in the upcoming NFL season, and who, if any, has staying power...


LISTCAST RETURNS 2020 Quarterback Edition

Jeremy, Ryan and Chris Perfett discuss the best quarterbacks of the 2020 season in the return of LISTCAST. With a lot of shakeup at the top and the previous champions falling and new blood rising, how will it all shake out? Where do the writers of Pride Of Detroit place the great point-men of every team? And most importantly, what does Matt Stafford's stock look like? In the mailbag, how to survive the zombie apocalypse with Chris Spielman. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...


What happened with the Pack? NFC North preview

Ryan and Jeremy talked to Matub from Acme Packing (@callmematub) about the Packers' offseason, the Lions' offseason, where the NFC North stands right now, and why he thinks Matthew Stafford is the best QB in the division. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Roster Battle Mk. 1

With the extended Lions roster set, it's time for battles. Plenty of positions have new blood in them, and someone's gotta win. Jeremy and Mike break down what's to come as the Lions evaluate their own talent over the summer. Ryan also joins the PODcast later for the mailbag. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Lions Mega-Mailbag: Kenny Golladay a top 10 wide receiver?

Jeremy and Ryan drop down a full episode-sized mailbag! The Lions world has plenty of questions to answer, and they take their stab at it. Is Kenny Golladay a top 10 wide receiver for this year? In spite of the contract dealings, is the coaching staff still high on Jarrad Davis? What questions do you have about the Lions 2020 NFL schedule? All this and more await on the latest episode of PODcast! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


REACTIONS: Detroit Lions 2020 NFL Schedule release!

Jeremy and Ryan get their hands on the 2020 NFL schedule for the Detroit Lions! The NFL pushes ahead with plans to play in the calendar year, and for the time being the Lions have their own schedule figured out. How do they feel about another early season bye? What will be the most challenging games on the schedule? What are early expectations for the season? Pride Of Detroit brings you all those answers and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


The Over/Under Game: Expectations for Lions rookies

Ryan and Jeremy kick off this week's PODcast with talk about Jarrad Davis' fifth-year option being declined. Is this the beginning of the end for Davis? Then we talk about rookie expectations for the Lions' 2020 draft class and play a game of over/under for each pick. Finally, the mailbag covers the upcoming schedule drop, free agency, and camp battles. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


NFL Draft Recap: Evaluating the 2020 Detroit Lions class

Jeremy, Ryan and Kent break down the 2020 NFL draft for the Detroit Lions. With a haul of new players headlined by Jeff Okudah, D'Andre Swift and Julian Okwara, the Lions went heavy to address many needs and grab great talent, but what all does that entail? The trio break down all seven rounds for the Lions and every pick, explaining their role for the upcoming season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Day 2 NFL Draft instant reactions: Lions pick Swift, Okwara, Jackson

Jeremy and Ryan recap more action from day 2 of the 2020 NFL Draft. The Lions fill needs at RB, DE/OLB and guard with D'Andre Swift, Julian Okwara and Johah Jackson. The duo break down what these three picks mean for the Lions and what the team is getting with each prospect. They also turn their attention to the start of day 3 and the round 4 picks the Lions can possibly make. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


REACTIONS: Lions draft Jeff Okudah, more from Day 1 of the 2020 NFL Draft

It finally arrived! The first night of the 2020 NFL Draft had a few surprises, and the Lions drafted a star cornerback at the third overall pick. Jeremy and Chris share their immediate thoughts and reactions, and what pleased them about the pick and what concerned them. They also address the possibility that the Lions could have traded out of the third pick, and if that changes their grade at all. They also discuss a challenge to Aaron Rodgers' reign in Green Bay and more surprises from the...


The Big 2020 Lions Draft preview with Alex Reno, Brett Whitefield

Alex Reno and Pro Football Focus' Brett Whitefield join the podcast to preview the Detroit Lions' 2020 NFL Draft. We break down Bob Quinn's press conference to see if he dropped any hints. Then the panel makes their predictions for what will happen next weekend. Plus, PFF's perspective on some of the most notable prospects in this year's class! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


The Lions roster gameplan w/ The Athletic's Chris Burke

The Athletic's Chris Burke joins the PODcast to recap free agency for the Detroit Lions and focus on the draft ahead. What will the Lions do if they trade down and Jeff Okudah isn't here? Then the crew breaks down the second and third days of the draft, while Chris highlights the players and positions the Lions may target. Finally, the mailbag talks favorite takeout food, best NFL Draft moments and MORE TUA TALK. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Should the NFL hold a draft during the COVID-19 outbreak?

Hamza Baccouche joins the PODcast to discuss the status of the NFL Draft. Is the NFL being irresponsible or disrespectful by going forward with the draft? Who benefits? Who's being hurt? And what will it look like for the consumer? Then the gang discusses their favorite Day 2 options for the Detroit Lions, before answering your mailbag questions including PUNTER BIG BALL TALK. (edited) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


POD Mock Draft 2020

Jeremy and Ryan welcome John Whiticar into the PODcast War Room, as we run through two different mock draft scenarios. In the first, we don't budge from the third overall spot, and see what the Lions do with their current set of picks. In the second, we trade down, but not with the Dolphins. We see which of the two drafts we prefer and what kind of team Detroit can build with their overall draft capital. It's Dueling Mocks 2.0! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Top 5 Lions games to watch on Game Pass

Ryan and Jeremy tackle Week 2 of free agency. Why are the Lions going so hard in on special teams? And how does Reggie Ragland fit into the Lions' 2020 plans? Is Jarrad Davis in trouble? PLUS the PODcast crew LISTCASTS the top 5 Lions games to watch on NFL Game Pass, which is now free for everyone! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit


Did free agency make the Lions any better?

Erik Schlitt joins the PODcast to recap Week 1 of Detroit Lions free agency. We try to answer the ultimate question: Did the Lions get better? The gang analyzes each move by position and gives their thoughts about the team's overall improvement. PLUS, we go over the best remaining players the Lions could add in the second wave of free agency. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit