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2 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Lions close down negotiations with Suh until after season

Allen Park -- The Lions have tabled contract negotiations with defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the 2014 season, but remain confident they can keep the two-time All-Pro in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Brandon Pettigrew, Calvin Johnson, Ndamukong Suh

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions' Nick Fairley weighing 305 pounds, within his range, according to Jim Caldwell

Nick Fairley put on a few pounds during his six weeks away from football this summer, but for once it appears the weight was good weight.

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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Lions' Ndamukong Suh all about football, not contract

Ndamukong Suh is ready to start training camp -- and he says any uncertainty about his contract shouldn't be a distraction.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Chicago Bears

Thu Jul 24, 2014

NewsOne

Report: Detroit Lions 'Not Optimistic' about Ndamukong Suh's Contract Extension

From the beginning, Ndamukong Suh has said he wants to stay in Detroit long-term and the Detroit Lions have said they want Suh in Detroit long-term.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Golden Tate, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Reminder: The Detroit Lions aren't really an up-and-coming team

ESPN.com has been doing stuff about young NFL players this week. They did their annual top 25 "prospects," and now they've delivered a ranking of every team by under-25 talent.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson, Darius Slay, Ndamukong Suh

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Detroit News

Lions training camp position previews: Defensive line

This is the third in a series of position previews in advance of Lions training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Caraun Reid, Devin Taylor, Ashlee Palmer, Darryl Tapp, NFL Players

Mon Jul 21, 2014

BleacherReport

Detroit Lions Training Camp: 5 Early Storylines to Watch

The Detroit Lions will be the last team to kick off training camp, as they do not have their first practice until next Monday, July 28. In less than one week, we will have real football happenings to talk about instead of this painfully long lead-up! Until that glorious time, however, there are still some useful things to talk about.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, NFL Players, Corey Hilliard, Jonte Green, Bill Bentley

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Of the rookies most likely to make the roster this season, which one...

I'm not going with the Lions 1st round pick, TE Eric Ebron, because expectations for him are already so high, I can only hope he lives up to them.

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Related Topix: Sports, Caraun Reid, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy, Eric Ebron, Princeton University NCAA, NCAA Sports, Princeton Tigers NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Rant Sports

10 Reasons Why Detroit Lions Fans Should Be Excited For the 2014 Season

Each offseason, Detroit Lions fans get excited about the upcoming season, but once the season gets underway, their thoughts turn mostly to next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Golden Tate, Matthew Stafford

Fri Jul 18, 2014

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions Training Camp Preview: Defensive Tackle

Dec 22, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh sits on the bench before the game against the New York Giants at Ford Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Caraun Reid, Corey Williams, Corvey Irvin

Thu Jul 17, 2014

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions Turning Point #3: Tough Defense Allows Season Sweep Of Chicago Bears

Nov 10, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley reacts after tackling Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte during the second half at Soldier Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC North, Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears, NFL Players, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Lions Gab: Lions players to watch in training camp

Anthony Kuehn is editor of the Detroit Lions blog Lions Gab . His opinions do not necessarily reflect those of the Detroit Free Press nor its writers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Chris Greenwood, NFL Players, Isa Abdul-Quddus, Caraun Reid, Ndamukong Suh

Mon Jul 14, 2014

MSNBC

Ansah could be the key to the Lions' defense in 2014

If the Lions hope to make good on high internal expectations , they'll need to get a strong season from one of the most currently overlooked players on the team's defensive line.

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

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Detroit Lions: 2014 NFL season key additions

Detroit Lions had a late season collapse at the end of the 2013 season resulting in the firing of former head coach Jim Schwartz.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Stephen Tulloch, DeAndre Levy

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Detroit News

If Lions want dominating 'D,' Ziggy Ansah will have to turn up pressure

Ndamukong Suh is the Lions' best defensive player, and safety James Ihedigbo and cornerback Darius Slay will be relied on heavily to shore up the secondary.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, Devin Taylor, Darryl Tapp, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

RiggosRag

2014 NFL Power Rankings countdown: 22. Detroit Lions

Nov 24, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson runs the ball against Tampa Bay Buccaneers strong safety Mark Barron during the second quarter at Ford Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Golden Tate, Ezekiel Ansah, Rashean Mathis

Thu Jul 10, 2014

MLive.com

Detroit Lions No. 21 in ESPN's NFL future power rankings due to 'lack of faith' in front...

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson was recently ranked the second-best player in the league by the NFL Network, but the faith in his team is right where it was heading into last season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC North, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Rant Sports

5 Reasons Why the Detroit Lions Won't Win the NFC North in 2014

This past week, I came up with five reasons why the Detroit Lions will win the AFC North, and quite frankly, it was tough to advocate why the Lions could win the division based on their struggles in the 21st century.

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

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Where does Don Muhlbach rank among long snappers?

Believe it or not, but Pro Football Focus is now evaluating long snappers. Here's a look at how the Detroit Lions' Don Muhlbach was rated.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Don Muhlbach, Glover Quin, Dominic Raiola, Matthew Stafford

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Where the Lions roster stands: Defensive tackle

As we start to look ahead to training camp, we're going to take a position-by-position look at the Detroit Lions roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Xavier Proctor, Caraun Reid, NFL Players, Andre Fluellen, Ndamukong Suh

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