The Michigan Sports Truth Week In Review Episode 270

* Tigers weekly recap
* The releasing of Francisco Rodriguez
* Justin Verlander trade news
* The Red Wings losing Tomas Nosek to the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL Expansion Draft and how they fared in the 2017 NHL Draft
* Pistons center Aron Baynes declining his option
* Shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope being suspended 2 games for DUI
* How the Pistons did in the 2017 NBA Draft, also including a former Michigan Wolverine drafted and another going undrafted
* Andre Drummond trade rumor(s)
* A federal judge denying a request to block funding tied to the new Little Caesars Arena
* Lions general manager Bob Quinn feeling confident the team will sign quarterback Matthew Stafford to a contract extension
* Lions defensive tackle Khyri Thornton being suspended 6 games violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy
* Lions safety Tavon Wilson accused and sued $2.5M for assaulting his ex-girlfriend, a baby mama

Lions SRD – Packing for Rookie Training Camp

In this edition of Lions SRD, Ben and Marty get to catch up since Marty has been gone (1:00), the Lions cut two free agents before the start of rookie training camp, but bring in Matt Asiata (20:00), the Patriots tendered an offer LeGarrett Blount (24:30), how old is Ziggy Ansah really (31:00) Ansah getting contract advice from Ndamukong Suh (36:10), what does Brad Kaaya being a Lions mean (42:40).

Lions SRD – Is It (NFL) Draft-y In Here?

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Lions SRD is back to start off a new season as Ben and Mike discuss the Bob Quinn’s second draft as Lions GM, what the guy’s biggest surprise was, the Lions not drafting a running back, if Quinn has earned your trust as Lions GM and more.

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Lions SRD: Bob Quinn Stirs The (Joe) Mixon Bowl

In the latest edition of Lions SRD, Ben and Marty discuss Lions GM Bob Quinn’s appearance at the NFL Combine. Have talks started with Matt Stafford (6:30)? The Lions have started talking to Reilly Reiff and Larry Warford before free agency (9:35), the Lions looking at controversial Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon (14:40), and potential free agents the Lions could look at going forward (31:45).

Lions SRD – The Post Season: Short and Bittersweet

0ba5bc92-d565-11e6-868d-5a697eda6986-780x682In the latest edition of Lions SRD, Ben and Marty discuss the NFC Wildcard loss to Seattle, if the season was a failure or a success, a new football league, Bob Quinn’s post-season press conference and players signed to future contracts.