12/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Lions | Moving on from Titus Young : Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola, a team captain, said the antics of WR Titus Young are no longer an issue because the team is moving...[+] on. 'It's not a distraction because we have moved on from him,' Raiola said. 'If he wants to be an a------, let him be an a------. It's not my problem. What we can control is the guys who want to be here. I want people who want to be here and I think everybody else wants the same thing ... If you don't want to be here, then leave.'
10/10KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Lions | Dominic Raiola fired up by GMs comments : Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola said he took comments made by an anonymous general manager regarding the team personal. The rival...[+] general manager said the Lions are not only overrated but a long way from contending. 'That fires me up. That's taking a shot at the Lions organization. That ain't right. I'm going to say eff 'em. I can't say the word. But I'll say eff 'em,' Raiola said. 'If you don't take that personal, you're in the wrong place. (Schwartz and Mayhew) work hard putting the right talent on the field. They bust their ass doing this. It's on us to have their back. The best way to have their back is on the field.'
News -- September 2012
9/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Lions | Dominic Raiola takes blame for loss: Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola is taking the blame for the team's Week 3 loss to the Tennessee Titans after he snapped the ball...[+] on fourth down in overtime. QB Shaun Hill and head coach Jim Schwartz are also taking blame, saying there was a miscommunication on the play. 'I will take all the blame people want to give me,' Raiola said. 'I know the staff and this locker room has my back and that's the most important thing. You want to question how hard I work, turn on that film and watch me play.'
4/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Lions | Dominic Raiola expects memory loss : Detroit Lions C Dominic Raiola fully expects to suffer from short-term memory loss when his career is over. Raiola said NFL players...[+] know the condition is a hazard and one of the rigors of their job. 'I think when you sign up for this job, you know what you're getting into,' Raiola said. During the season, Raiola said he had been 'dinged up' enough in his career to see 'black and white with little stars,' but wouldn't pull himself out of a game because of concussion-like symptoms.
3/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Lions | Several teammates work out together: Detroit Lions DL Kyle Vanden Bosch, DL Cliff Avril, OL Don Muhlbach, OL Dominic Raiola, OL Rob Sims and OL Stephen Peterman worked...[+] out together during an hour-long session Monday, March 14, according to NFL.com. Vanden Bosch set up the gym so that his teammates could work out together during the lockout.