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3 hrs ago | Detroit News

With cuts due Saturday, Josh Katzenstein predicts Lions' 53-man roster

Mikel Leshoure has been in a camp battle to make the team, but Josh Katzenstein sees the Lions keeping the third-year running back.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

BleacherReport

Detroit Lions' Biggest Preseason Disappointments so Far

Preseason is normally a time of optimism and enthusiasm for the upcoming regular season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Dominic Raiola, Ashlee Palmer, Travis Swanson, Tahir Whitehead, NFL Players

Detroit Free Press

Lions-Bills: Five things to watch Thursday night

Broyles? Durham? Ogletree? Whom will Lions keep?: Detroit Free Press sports writers Dave Bitkett and Carlos Monarrez talk Detroit Lions receivers before NFL cut day.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ryan Broyles, Calvin Johnson, Tahir Whitehead, Kyle Van Noy

Tue Aug 26, 2014

BleacherReport

Updated 53-Man Roster Projections for Detroit Lions Post Week 3 of Preseason

After some transactions were made earlier this week, the Detroit Lions are down to 75 players.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Montell Owens, Jed Collins, Joique Bell, Reggie Bush, NFL Players

Detroit Free Press

History suggests QB Moore won't make 53-man roster

Nate Freese wins Detroit Lions' kicking job: Coach Jim Caldwell explains why the Detroit Lions picked Nate Freese over Giorgio Tavecchio on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nate Freese, NFL Players, Kellen Moore, Giorgio Tavecchio, Kyle Van Noy

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Lions roster cuts: Evaluating the first round of moves

After joining the Lions as an undrafted free agent, Franklin was viewed as someone who could potentially push Kellen Moore for the third spot at quarterback.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Montell Owens, Chad Abram, Gregory Hickman, Steven Miller, NFL Players

MLive.com

George Winn trying not to get too high about roster chances, too low about fumble issues

Few had heard of the guy when the Detroit Lions opened camp last month, even though he once starred 10 miles down the road at U-D Jesuit High School.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, New England Patriots, George Winn, NFL Players, Montell Owens, Matthew Stafford

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Rant Sports

5 Most Disappointing Players In Detroit Lions' Week 3 Preseason Win

The Detroit Lions won another close 13-12 game this preseason, and this time it was against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Chris Greenwood, Calvin Johnson, Giorgio Tavecchio, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford

Detroit Free Press

Former U-M lineman Branch cut by Bills after DUI arrest

The quake struck at 3:20 a.m. PT near American Canyon about 6 miles southwest of Napa, the U.S. Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure is tackled by Buffalo Bills linebacker Bryan Scott and Alan Branch during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Buffalo Bills, Alan Branch, NFL Players, Bryan Scott, Detroit Lions

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Drew Sharp: When will Lions finally learn real discipline?

An official flags the Lions' Corey Fuller during a Mikel Leshoure run Friday. The Lions had 15 penalties.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nick Fairley, Corey Fuller, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Ndamukong Suh

Fri Aug 22, 2014

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Rapid Reactions

Aug 22, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush high steps into the end zone during the first quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Ford Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Reggie Bush, NFL Players, Dan Orlovsky, Ryan Broyles, Theo Riddick

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Can Mikel Leshoure find a role in Detroit Lions' backfield?

Since he led the Detroit Lions with 215 carries, 798 yards and nine rushing touchdowns in 2012, running back Mike Leshoure has had two carries for nine yards in the regular season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Montell Owens, Jed Collins, NFL Players, Theo Riddick

Big Cat Country

Jaguars preseason 2014: Lions secondary could be just what Blake Bortles needs

We asked Sean Yuille of Pride of Detroit five questions about the Jaguars preseason matchup against the Lions on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Montell Owens, Jacksonville Jaguars, Rashean Mathis, Ashlee Palmer, NFL Players

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Lions 53-man roster prediction: Pre-Jaguars game edition

WR TJ Jones WR Kevin Ogletree WR Corey Fuller WR Pat Edwards WR Andrew Peacock WR Conner Vernon DE George Johnson in, RB Mikel Leshoure out - I know there has been a lot of talk about George Winn potentially beating out Mikel Leshoure for a roster spot , but I don't have either player making the team.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Kevin Ogletree, NFL Players, George Johnson, Giorgio Tavecchio, Jonte Green

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Pride of Detroit

The Seattle Connection

A CFL linebacker. The most notorious athlete in America. The connections exist and the NFL conceals them.

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Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions' running game off to slow start, but they're not worried

The Detroit Lions rank 30th in the NFL in rushing at the midpoint of the preseason, but no one is sounding alarms about their ground game just yet.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Joique Bell, Reggie Bush, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Theo Riddick

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Is George Winn pushing Mikel Leshoure out of a roster spot?

The battle between the Detroit Lions' George Winn and Mikel Leshoure for a roster spot at running back is starting to get quite interesting.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Joique Bell, Reggie Bush, Theo Riddick

ESPN

Detroit Lions' projected roster

Orlovsky all but sealed up the No. 2 quarterback job with his play Saturday night at Oakland, where he looked much more comfortable handling Joe Lombardi's offense.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Andrew Peacock, Corey Fuller, Chad Abram, Travis Swanson, NFL Players

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Dave Birkett: Fairley last hope for Lions to cash in on 2011 draft

Defensive tackle Nick Fairley is talented, but has a questionable work ethic. He had a subpar game Friday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nick Fairley, NFL Players, Golden Tate, Ryan Broyles, Calvin Johnson

Pride of Detroit

Lions notes: More on Friday's game against Raiders

Take note that Kris Durham , Kevin Ogletree and Eric Ebron started on offense and George Johnson and C.J. Mosley started on defense.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nick Fairley, George Johnson, Rob Sims, Larry Webster, NFL Players

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