2018 PFF Grades
Defense 89.8
#11 DI
Run Defense
Pass Rush
Elite
High Quality
Good
Above Average
Average
Below Average
Poor
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NFL
After a complete turnaround, the Detroit Lions' defensive line should be a much-feared unit heading into the 2019 season

PFF Analyst Billy Moy explains why the Detroit Lions' defensive line should be a much-feared unit heading into the 2019 season.

2 months ago
NFL
Detroit Lions 2018 Season Recap

With the NFL season now officially in the books, Pro Football Focus takes a look back at the Detroit Lions' 2018 campaign.

3 months ago
NFL
Each NFL team's most improved player

Senior Analyst Mike Renner looks back at the 2018 campaign by highlighting the guys who took the biggest leap this past season.

3 months ago
NFL
Draft History: Grades and stats for every first- and second-round pick since 2015 NFC North edition

Take a look at how each first and second-round pick since 2015 in the NFC North has graded in their NFL careers.

4 months ago
NFL
Refocused, NFL Week 13: Los Angeles Rams 30, Detroit Lions 16

The Los Angeles Rams defeated the Detroit Lions, 30-16, in Week 13 of the 2018 NFL season.

6 months ago
NFL
Refocused, NFL Week 10: Chicago Bears 34, Detroit Lions 22

The Chicago Bears defeated the Detroit Lions, 34-22, in Week 10 of the 2018 NFL season.

7 months ago
NFL
Highlighting the highest-graded player on all 32 NFL teams through Week 9

PFF Senior Analyst Mike Renner walks through all 32 NFL teams' highest-graded player through Week 9 of the 2018 NFL season.

7 months ago
NFL
NFL Secret Superstars – Week 8

Stepping in for PFF Founder Neil Hornsby, NFL Editor Austin Gayle highlights five stars from Week 7 of the 2018 NFL season who have flown under the radar after their performances.

7 months ago
NFL
Ranking all 32 NFL teams' run-defense units after Week 6

Now through Week 6 of the 2018 NFL season, we've pulled our unit grades from Premium Stats 2.0 to rank all 32 teams' run-defense units.

8 months ago
NFL
Week 3 NBC Patriots @ Lions Preview

The PFF Preview Team previews New England's clash with Detroit and breaks down the key statistical data that we provide to NBC prior to the game.