Mikel LeShoure, RB, Detroit Lions
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
Before scoffing at us for listing Mikel among the top 20 of running backs heading into 2013 you need to remember a few things first.
In 2011, Mikel LeShoure’s rookie season, he tore his Achilles before the season began and he was done. So last...
Under the big lights of Monday Night Football, it was the Detroit Lions who succumbed to the pressure while the Chicago Bears held strong.As the 13-7 score dictates, both defenses played well, but it was Chicago’s defense that won the game.The Bears came up with one big play after another, forcing four Lions turnovers, none bigger than a Joique Bell fumble at the Bears’ goal...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. Its been 510 days since the Detroit Lions selected Illinois running back Mikel Leshoure in the second round of the 2011NFL Draft with the 57th pick overall.
Finally, at long last, its time to see what Leshoure can do in a regular-season NFL game when the Lions face the Tennessee Titans Sunday afternoon.
After missing all of last season following surgery for a...
Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure is set to make his NFL regular-season debut this Sunday against the Tennessee Titans.
Finally healthy and unsuspended, Leshoure “will be heavily involved” in the game according to offensive coordinator Scott Linehan. Leshoure’s exact impact is still unknown, but Lions fans have been awaiting this moment ever since Detroit drafted...
Detroit Lions running back Mikel LeShoure made sure all of his Twitter followers were aware that his Achilles is 100 percent with the start of training camp just over a week away.
All my fans who are wondering about my health the Achilles is feeling better than ever and I will be going into camp 100 percent
— Mikel LeShoure (@MikelLeShoure25) July 16, 2012
The Lions are going to...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- It's only natural to be skeptical about a running back in the NFL trying to make a comeback following surgery for a torn Achilles' tendon.
Logically, it will take Mikel Leshoure until the second half of the season, if not 2013, before he returns to form for the Detroit Lions after missing all of his rookie year.
But for many in the Lions' locker...
It's been a tough couple of years for the Detroit Lions' Mikel LeShoure.
A preseason Achilles tear kept him off the field for the 2011 season, and it looks like his promising career has hit another speed bump.
According to an ESPN radio report, the second-year running back from the University of Illinois was arraigned Monday on charges of marijuana possession. If the allegations...
Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure , who missed his entire rookie season because of a ruptured Achilles tendon, will be arraigned Monday on a marijuana possession charge, the Detroit Free Press reported.
According to the Free Press, this is the second time in two months Leshoure has faced marijuana charges. On Feb. 18, he was cited during a traffic stop for possession of...
TOO DAMN HIGH
Lions second-year player Mikel LeShoure now officially has more pot busts than games played in the NFL.