Category: Ndamukong Suh

Matthew Stafford on Ndamukong Suh’s “Unintentional” Kick: “Things like that Happen All the Time”

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Ndamukong Suh has evaded a suspension for a kick to Matt Schaub's groin that may or may not have been deliberate, but Suh's reputation took another hit, as did his wallet. Suh was fined $30,000 for the incident. His quarterback stands by him, though. So that's always good. Matthew Stafford joined ...

Owen Daniels On if He’d Like to Play With Ndamukong Suh: “Obviously You Don’t Want to Have Dirty Players on Your Team”

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

The Houston Texans continue to survive in close victories, and their Thanksgiving matchup with the Detroit Lions was no exception. But Houston's victory in Detroit also came with some controversy. First, there was that Justin Forsett touchdown that was only a touchdown because Jim Schwartz threw a challenge flag to negate ...

Jay Cutler Says Ndamukong Suh Hit Was Clean: “I’m Fine With It”

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

The Bears came through and got a victory Monday night against division-rival Detroit, but everyone's talking about the controversial smack Ndamukong Suh laid on Jay Cutler near the end of the first half. Most figured Cutler was seriously injured, but he ended up back in the game to start the ...

Detroit Lions Coach Jim Schwartz Isn’t Concerned With Offensive Balance

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Matthew Stafford threw for nearly 10 times more yards last year than he threw for in 2010. Sure, that's a little bit deceiving considering he played just three games during his second year in the league, but the Detroit Lions quarterback followed it up with one of the most prolific ...

Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh Considers Himself a Leader By Example

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh spent his second season once again addressing the questions of whether or not he's a dirty player. The argument ramped up following an altercation during a Thanksgiving game for which he was later suspended. Despite all of that, Suh says in the following interview ...

Jim Schwartz on Ndamukong Suh’s Return from and Car Accident Speculation: “He’s under a microscope, but that’s too much of a microscope.”

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Ndamukong Suh is set to return to the Detroit Lions' lineup following his two-game suspension for the Thanksgiving stomping fiasco. His return comes at a good time, as the Lions are fighting for their playoff lives. Suh now has a reputation for anger management issues and there's no escaping the ...

Brent Grimes on Lions Defenders’ Comments to Injured Matt Ryan: “That’s just not cool. That comes back to people.”

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

The Atlanta Falcons' victory over the Detroit Lions should have been about a Super Bowl caliber team finally playing like one, winning consecutive games and doing so on the road in Detroit. It could have been about the Falcons mostly quieting down Calvin Johnson except for one long touchdown. Instead, a ...

Ndamukong Suh and the Detroit Lions Look Aim for 3-0 Start and Team’s First Victory over Vikings in Minneapolis Since 1997

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

The Detroit Lions have forced people to take notice after their impressive 2-0 start to the 2011 NFL season. Despite the Lions' solid finish to the 2010 season, not many expected them to be 2-0, and certainly not to look as good in the process. The young core of Matthew ...

Ndamukong Suh’s Rookie Season Was All That and Then Some

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Not since 1981 draft class has the NFL seen the top two picks sweep the rookie of the year awards.  It was then that South Carolina RB George Rogers and North Carolina LB Lawrence Taylor swept the rookie honors, but it is now Sam Bradford's and Ndamukong Suh's chance at ...

Turning Around A Perennial Losing Franchise Isn’t Easy

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

In year two of the Jim Schwartz regime, the Detroit Lions are finally starting to buy into his system and believe they can play with any team in the league.  With a fierce, hit-you-in-the-mouth defense and an offense stocked with firepower, it is only a matter of time before these ...