John Maakaron

John Maakaron

John Maakaron has covered Detroit Sports since 2013. Brings a vast array of experience covering the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions, Michigan Wolverines, Michigan State Spartans, Detroit Mercy Titans, and Oakland University Golden Grizzlies. John brings a wealth of sports broadcast experience. In 2013, John had the vision to establish the Detroit Sports Podcast Network. Has recorded over 3000 podcasts analyzing Detroit Sports. In 2019, Sports Illustrated Media Group, a historical sports media outlet, partnered with Detroit Sports Podcast to provide daily Lions content for their growing and expanding digital media outlet. Our Lions content can also be read in the newspaper at The Oakland  Passionate about Detroit Sports and it is reflected in his coverage of the local teams!

Minnesota Vikings tight end T.J. Hockenson
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T.J. Hockenson Expresses 'Little Bit of Bitterness' at Lions Success

Former Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson was candid during a recent podcast appearance on "Bussin With The Boys" regarding being traded to the Vikings duri

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Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell
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Dan Campbell Corn Maze Photo Is Going Viral

Detroit Lions Dan Campbell aerial corn maze photo is going viral.

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Detroit Lions linebacker Alex Anzalone
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Alex Anzalone: Not a Great Day to Travel to Detroit

Detroit Lions linebacker Alex Anzalone likely impacted by CrowdStrike IT outage.

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Atlanta Falcons running back Bijan Robinson (7) has his helmet knocked off while being tackled by Detroit Lions safety Brian Branch (32).
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All-NFC North Cornerbacks: Brian Branch Earns Respect

Detroit Lions Brian Branch voted All-NFC North nickel cornerback.

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Detroit Lions offensive lineman Colby Sorsdal, left, and defensive end Levi Onwuzurike walk off the field
Podcasts

Predicting Who Wins Detroit Lions Training Camp Battles

Lone Wolves Detroit Lions podcast predicts who wins key training camp battles.

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New England Patriots linebacker Matthew Judon (9) runs onto the practice field at minicamp
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Mike Valenti Proposes Trade for Lions to Land Matthew Judon

Mike Valenti proposes trade offer for Detroit Lions to land Matthew Judon.

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Detroit Lions cornerback Terrion Arnold (0).
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Which Lions Rookie Will Have Biggest Impact?

Detroit Lions Terrion Arnold will have biggest impact among rookies in 2024.

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Detroit Lions tight end Sam LaPorta (87)
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Detroit Lions Team With Second-Most Top 10 NFL Players

Detroit Lions had second-most top 10 NFL players in ESPN rankings.

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Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell
Polls

Poll: Would You Pay for Detroit Lions Training Camp Tickets?

Poll question evaluates if fans would pay to attend Detroit Lions 2024 training camp.

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Detroit Lions head coach Dan Campbell.
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What Is Lions' Best-Case, Worst-Case Scenario in 2024?

Detroit Lions best-case scenario for 2024 NFL season involves Super Bowl trophy.

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Lions wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown (14) and Packers wide receiver Equanimeous St. Brown (19) exchange jerseys
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John Brown Took Sledgehammer to Amon-Ra St. Brown's Game Console

John Brown took sledgehammer to Detroit Lions Amon-Ra St. Brown video game console.

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Detroit Lions running back David Montgomery (5) tries to break a tackle by Green Bay Packers linebacker Quay Walker (7).
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All-NFC North Team: Linebackers

Detroit Lions linebacker Alex Anzalone snubbed from All-NFC North team ahead of 2024 season.

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