Vito Chirco

Vito Chirco

Vito has covered the NFL and the Detroit Lions for the past five years.  Has extensive reporting history of college athletics, the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Mercy Athletics.  Chirco's work include NFL columns, analyzing potential Detroit Lions prospects coming out of college, NFL draft coverage and analysis of events occurring in the NFL.  Extensive broadcasting experience including hosting a Detroit Tigers podcast and co-hosting a Detroit Lions NFL podcast since 2019. 

Taylor Decker
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Predicting Taylor Decker's Contract Extension

Examining potential contract extension for Detroit Lions left tackle Taylor Decker.

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Dan Campbell
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Lions Want 'Whole Enchilada,' Will Dan Campbell Cook?

Dan Campbell, Detroit Lions are motivated to make Super Bowl run during 2024 NFL season.

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Dec 30, 2023; Arlington, Texas, USA; Detroit Lions safety Ifeatu Melifonwu (6) reacts after making an interception in the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
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Melifonwu: 'No Animosity' in Competitive Secondary

Detroit Lions new secondary hoping to excel in 2024 NFL season.

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Derrick Barnes
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Derrick Barnes: 'It Was a Long Journey For Me'

Derrick Barnes has become valuable member of Detroit Lions linebackers unit.

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Detroit Lions linebacker Alex Anzalone (34)
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Anzalone: Lions' Defense Can Be More 'Aggressive'

Detroit Lions Alex Anzalone says defense can be more 'aggressive' in 2024.

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Donovan Peoples-Jones
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Fact or Fiction: Lions' No. 3 WR Battle Is Most Competitive

Donovan Peoples-Jones, Kalif Raymond, Antoine Green expected to compete for Detroit Lions No. 3 receiver job.

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Amik Robertson and Terrion Arnold
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Detroit Lions 2024 Pre-Minicamp Depth Chart

Detroit Lions updated depth chart prior to 2024 mandatory minicamp.

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Jan 14, 2024; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Detroit Lions running back Jahmyr Gibbs (26) runs for a touchdown against Los Angeles Rams safety Russ Yeast (2) during the first half of a 2024 NFC wild card game at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: David Reginek-USA TODAY Sports
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Roundtable: Is Jahmyr Gibbs Underrated?

Detroit Lions Jahmyr Gibbs had superb NFL rookie season.

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Aidan Hutchinson
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Dan Campbell Explains When 'Sacks Aren't That Big of a Deal'

Detroit Lions need to do better job of turning pressures into sacks during 2024 NFL season.

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Feb 29, 2024; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Missouri defensive back Ennis Rakestraw Jr (DB32) talks to the media at the NFL scouting combine.
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Lions Sign Ennis Rakestraw to Rookie Contract

Detroit Lions Ennis Rakestraw signs NFL rookie contract.

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Sam LaPorta
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Sam LaPorta: Lions Taking Everything 'Really Serious'

Detroit Lions Sam LaPorta is far from content going into 2024 NFL season.

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Detroit Lions wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown (14) during practice during OTAs at Detroit Lions headquarters and training facility in Allen Park on Thursday, May 30, 2024.
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Top Photos: Detroit Lions OTAs 5

Detroit Lions photos from NFL organized team activities week two.

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