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Joique Bell calls out Ameer Abdullah for autocorrect fail

Detroit Lions starting running back Joique Bell returned to practice on Monday, after sitting out most of the summer on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list. Bell's backup, second-round rookie Ameer Abdullah, gave him a shout-out on Instagram upon his return.Abdullah texted Bell to make sure the veteran noticed his love, but autocorrect turned the word "back" into "baby" and...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lions activate Bell, Ngata, cut Broyles, nine others

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have activated running back Joique Bell off the physically unable to perform list and defensive tackle Haloti Ngata off the active/non-football injury list. Bell has missed all of training camp while recovering from knee and Achilles tendon surgeries. Ngata has been out with a hamstring problem. The Lions also cut wide receiver Ryan Broyles...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Running Back Tiers and Position Preview

Slated for lots of work for a strong offense, Eddie Lacy is a top-tier back (Photo: Al Bello/Getty Images North America). Long thought of as the staple of a solid roster, running backs are falling out of favor in fantasy circles as the leagues shifts more heavily toward the pass and favors two back sets, stud backs are harder to find. In many respects, that makes the top-tier, high...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions' Jim Caldwell: We expect Joique Bell to be 'bell cow' at RB

Detroit Lions rookie running back Ameer Abdullah has been sensational this summer, but it doesn't sound like he has gained enough ground on Joique Bell to overtake him for the starting job. On Monday, Lions head coach Jim Caldwell provided an update and laid out expectations for Bell, who's still recovering from offseason Achilles and knee surgeries on the physically unable to perform...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football: Running Back Sleepers

There are always a handful of players that are overlooked each season for whatever reason. Whether it be age, situation, injury or anything else, guys get slept on. In this article we will reveal four guys that you can steal much later than they should be falling. These guys will far outplay their current ADP. Joique Bell, DET (89.72) Bell completed 2014 as the fantasy RB14. This...
Via The Fantasy Fix
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Joique Bell is still the Lions' starting running back, says rookie

Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell has spent all summer on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list, as he recovers from offseason knee and Achilles surgeries. Although Ameer Abdullah's hype has exploded in his absence, fellow rookie running back Zach Zenner says the job is still Bell's to lose. "I think it plays a big role, yeah," Zenner said, per Dave Birkett of the Detroit...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions rookie RB Ameer Abdullah making strong impression

The Detroit Lions are without question one of the more intriguing teams in the NFC, and there is no telling what should be expected from them at this point in time. One of the biggest question marks on their roster right now is at the running back position, as they don’t have anyone who is head and shoulders above the rest. Rookie running back Ameer Abdullah has been making a...
Via This Given Sunday
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions RB gets pep talk from mom before each game

Joique Bell filled Reggie Bush’s shoes quite well Sunday, rushing for 74 yards and a touchdown in the Detroit Lions 17-3 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. But his biggest highlight came after the game in an emotional interview, where he passionately talked about pep talks he has with his mother before every game that give him motivation and energy. “I said, ‘Mom, we believe...
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Mock draft; Rounds 1-3

As expected, an abundance of mock drafts and prospect-rating lists have emerged upon the conclusion of Super Bowl XLVIII. Fans around the league will have to wait a little longer than usual to see who their team’s will select in the 2014 NFL Draft, which will take place on May 8-10. This only means that there is even more time for teams, fans, and experts alike to change their...
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions' Bell rings NASDAQ bell

He went from Broadway Joique to NASDAQ Bell in a matter of hours. After appearing in the Broadway play, Rock of Ages, the previous night, Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell continued his tour of the Big Apple on Thursday. Bell got to ring the opening bell for the NASDAQ stock market in the morning and then made the rounds at the Super Bowl's Radio Row. "I'm enjoying myself,"...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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