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Detroit Lions Mobile Apps for iPhone, iPad, and Android

The Detroit Lions are off to a hot start in 2011 and have the long suffering fans thinking playoffs. The Lions don’t have they own “official” mobile app (yet), so here are few for iPhone, iPad, and Android options to help fill the void.

iPhone and iPad Apps

Detroit Lions Football Live ($2.99)

This premium app features RSS news feeds, live tweets, scores, schedules, roster, stats, photos, and standings.

iPhone: Download Detroit Lions Football Live from  the App Store.

iPad: Detroit Lions Football Live

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Detroit Free Press (Free)

Although not solely dedicated to the Lions, the Free Press is Detroit top newspaper and the top local source for Lions news. Use the scroll navigation at the top of the app to find the Lions section. Apps are available in both iPhone and iPad versions. (also Android – see Android section below)

Download Detroit Free Press iPhone app from the App Store.

Download the Detroit Free Press iPad app from the App Store.



Detroit Lions Mobile (Free)

This app essentially just aggregates the latest stories on the Detroit Lions from local and nation sources and blogs.

Download Lions News from the Android Market

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Detroit Lions Theme ($1.99)

Nice Detroit Lions theme for your Android phone, but be aware that according to some reviews it may slow down your phone.

Download Detroit Lions Theme from the Android Market

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Detroit Lions Mobile (Free)

Another aggregator with news, scores, schedule, stats, and more.

Download Detroit Lions Mobile from the Android Market

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Detroit Free Press (Free)

As previously mentioned, it isn’t a Lions specific app, but just like the iOS version, it will keep you in the loop with all the latest and greatest news on the Detroit Lions from Detroit’s top news source.

Download Detroit Free Press from the Android Market

Other Apps for Detroit Lions Content

Team Stream (Android, iPhone, iPad)

The Team Stream App from allows you to filter content on the Lions (or any other team). Articles, posts, stories, and Tweets from a wide variety of sources including ESPN,, and many others. Free.

Download Team Stream for iPhone or Team Stream HD for iPad

Download Team Stream from the Android Market.


NFL Mobile (Android, iPhone – Verizon Only)

Lions fans with Verizon Wireless subscriptions have access to the NFL Mobile app for iPhone & Android. The NFL Mobile App allows you to set the Lions as your favorite team and enjoy loads of great content. With a VCAST subscription (additional fee may be required) you’ll get live streaming video of the NFL Network plus a number of live NFL action including Sunday, Monday, and Thursday Night games. Super Bowl 46 will also be available live via the app. Free, but VCAST subscription carries a monthly charge.

Download NFL Mobile for iPhone from the App Store.

Download NFL Mobile from the Android Market.

Looking for Detroit Lions wallpapers? Check out these collections of Lions iPhone wallpapersiPad wallpapers, or desktop wallpapers.

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