Former Buffalo Bills head coach Marv Levy was effusive in his praise of new Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich. Via Mike Wells of ESPN.com, Levy spoke highly of the former Bills backup quarterback whom he spent nine years coaching in Buffalo. “I was pulling very hard for him to get the job,” Levy said.
The Detroit Lions released a statement Friday, denying that they attempted to silence former linebacker DeAndre Levy from speaking up about the risks of CTE. Levy spoke to a congressional subcommittee, stating he was asked not to speak about the risks of CTE, a degenerative disease that has been found commonly in players, posthumously. CTE […]
Levy testifies Lions tried to silence him on CTE
DeAndre Levy spoke in front of the Democratic members of the House Energy & Commerce Committee Friday and voiced frustration over a "football culture" which prevents NFL players from taking head injuries seriously. "It bothered me that not one player knew anything about the CTE research. We see the headlines, but unless we're cued in […]
Levy files injury grievance against Lions
Thanks to an old-fashioned accounting trick, the Detroit Lions are about to almost double their cap space. The Lions are set to gain $4.8 million in cap room when NFL business opens Friday because of a move they made in March: cutting linebacker DeAndre Levy. The Lions designated Levy a June 1 release
The Detroit Lions released DeAndre Levy after injuries wiped out most of his last two seasons. The linebacker still isn’t done dealing with those issues.
The Detroit Lions released linebacker DeAndre Levy as free agency opened Thursday, cutting ties with a veteran who had played in only six regular-season games since agreeing to a contract extension before the 2015 season. The Lions announced Levy’s departure as soon as teams could start signing free agents. Earlier in the day, the team […]
At last week’s NFL Scouting Combine, Lions general manager Bob Quinn said he expected DeAndre Levy to be on the roster in 2017. Apparently things changed in a week.
Lions LB Levy active, first game since Week 1
DeAndre Levy has made significant progress in his return from a nagging knee injury that has kept his out since Week 1, but his official comeback appears to still be on hold.
Levy expanded on his comments regarding his proudest moment in college.