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14 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Nick Fairley attributes weight gain to "eating," plans to earn back starting spot

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley sits on the bench during an NFL preseason game against the Cleveland Browns at Ford Field in Detroit on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Nick Fairley, Ndamukong Suh, Cleveland Browns

18 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Lack of sacks not a concern for Lions' defensive line

The Lions have mustered an NFL-worst one sack midway through the exhibition season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Xavier Proctor, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy, Ndamukong Suh

22 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Ticker: So who's overranked, Nick Fairley or the Wolverines?

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley watches during NFL football practice in Allen Park, Mich., Tuesday, June 3, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Ndamukong Suh, J.J Watt

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Detroit News

Lions vs. Jags: 10 things to watch

Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson will play for the first time during the exhibition season Friday against the Jaguars.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Montell Owens, Nate Freese, Giorgio Tavecchio

MLive.com

Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh easily the guy NFL players least want to fight, per ESPN poll

ESPN conducted one of their anonymous player polls , which are always pretty interesting, and found that Suh is the guy players would least like to fight.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

Wed Aug 20, 2014

NFLSpinZone

NFC North Teams as WWE Superstars

Two of my greatest loves in life are football and pro wrestling. It is rare to get the opportunity to combine the two, but this series will do that as I will find the WWE doppelganger for every NFL franchise.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC North, Chicago Bears, Adrian Peterson (Chicago Bears), NFL Players, Detroit Lions, Reggie Bush

Detroit News

Lions coaches pushing Nick Fairley to get back on track

First-year defensive coordinator Teryl Austin called Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley a 'super talented' player and said he's 'on track' to provide what the team needs at that position.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), Corey Williams, Ndamukong Suh

CBS Local

Is Nick Fairley On Track Now For The Lions? Defensive Coordinator Talks Motivation, Weight

SEPTEMBER 08: Nick Fairley #98 of the Detroit Lions sacks quarterback Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter of the game at Ford Field on September 8, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Minnesota Vikings, Christian Ponder

Tue Aug 19, 2014

SidelionReport

Jim Caldwell Deserves Credit For Handling Of Nick Fairley Situation

Aug 15, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell during the game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Charles Rogers, Mike Williams, Oakland Raiders

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

5LOL: Talking Tigers, Lions and fantasy football

And just like in real life, no one gets to talk for long. The rules of Five Lines or Less are anything is open for discussion - the only rule is it has to be done in five lines or less.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nick Fairley, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players

NFLMocks

Did Arizona Cardinals Just Become Nick Fairley Players?

Dec. 16, 2012; Glendale, AZ, USA: Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Arizona Cardinals, Darnell Dockett, NFL Players

Detroit Free Press

Dave Birkett: Lions' Fairley didn't do much in 16 snaps vs. Raiders

Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell said oft-scrutinized defensive tackle Nick Fairley 'played better' in Friday's exhibition loss to the Oakland Raiders than he did in a win over the Cleveland Browns the week before.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Oakland Raiders, Rashean Mathis, Glover Quin, Devin Taylor, NFL Players

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Carlos Monarrez: Orlovsky looks a lot like Stafford's backup, field adviser

Dan Orlovsky, 31, will be part of an experiment to provide strategic advice to quarterback Matthew Stafford.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Dan Orlovsky, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Kellen Moore, James Franklin

BleacherReport

Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Preseason

The Detroit Lions have two preseason games in the books. Both contests came down to the final minutes, a 13-12 victory over Cleveland in the opener and a 27-26 loss in Oakland in Week 2. Between those two games and the training camp sessions, we've learned quite a bit about these Lions.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, James Ihedigbo, Jonte Green

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, NFL Players, Golden Tate, Mikel Leshoure, Ryan Broyles, Calvin Johnson

Detroit Free Press

Lions' Caldwell mum on evaluating Fairley's performance

Jim Caldwell didn't want to evaluate Nick Fairley's first game as a backup without watching the tape.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Xavier Proctor, George Johnson, Larry Webster, Brandon Hepburn

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, Mikel Leshoure, George Johnson, Rob Sims, Larry Webster, NFL Players

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The London Free Press

Lions' Stafford among those at career crossroads

There are times when the football business is as much about what is running through a player's head as it is about what he can do with the running parts assembled below neck level.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), Matthew Stafford

MLive.com

Disgruntled Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley coming off bench for first time in nearly 2 years

The defensive tackle will not be in the starting lineup Friday night when the Detroit Lions face Oakland in their second preseason game.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), Ezekiel Ansah, Calvin Johnson, Devin Taylor, NFL Players

MLive.com

6 Detroit Lions players to watch: 3 QBs, 2 rookies, 1 disgruntled veteran

Those will be the guys to really watch at 10 p.m. Friday night when the Detroit Lions continue their preseason against the Raiders in Oakland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Dan Orlovsky, NFL Players, Corey Fuller, Don Carey, Andre Fluellen

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