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4 hrs ago | Detroit News

New staff means fresh start, 'fair game' for Lions RB Mikel Leshoure

A few weeks into the 2013 season, Mikel Leshoure realized he wasn't going to have a role in the Lions' backfield.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Mikel Leshoure, NFL Players, Joique Bell, Reggie Bush, Theo Riddick, New Orleans Saints

5 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions are 'shopping for everything,' especially secondary help

The Detroit Lions were badly in need of secondary help when they brought in 11-year veteran Rashean Mathis for a tryout last August.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Rashean Mathis, Cassius Vaughn, Nevin Lawson, Chris Greenwood, NFL Players, Bill Bentley

9 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions' Golden Tate 'knocking off the rust' after OTA injury

Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford finished last season third in the NFL in passing yards with 291 per game, behind Peyton Manning and Drew Brees .

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Golden Tate, NFL Players, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Seattle Seahawks

9 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

'Everything's different,' but Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford has fun

Matthew Stafford took his spot on the podium after the Lions finished their first day of training camp Monday.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford

13 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Updating Detroit Lions' Key Position Battles Early in Training Camp

With the first day of the Detroit Lions training camp in the books, the key position battles are naturally settled.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kris Durham, Corey Hilliard, Ashlee Palmer, Chris Houston, NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Detroit News

Minor thumb injury sends Lions linebacker Kyle Van Noy to sidelines

Early during Monday afternoon's practice, Van Noy injured his right thumb and left the field to receive medical attention.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Kalonji Kashama, T.J Jones, Ashlee Palmer, NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions notes: 'Minor' thumb injury KOs rookie LB Kyle Van Noy

Outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy, the Lions' second-round draft pick, didn't have a great start in Monday's training camp opener.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy, Kalonji Kashama, T.J Jones, Mikel Leshoure, Cassius Vaughn

News Observer

First-year Penn State coach Franklin stresses importance of depth

Given that Big Ten coaches by and large are not a jovial bunch, at least when they're addressing a crowd of media, Franklin got everyone's attention right away.

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Related Topix: Miles Dieffenbach, Sports, NCAA Sports, Pennsylvania State University NCAA, NCAA Football, Penn State Nittany Lions NCAA Football, James Franklin, NFL Football, NFL Players

WTVG-TV Toledo

Latest Michigan sports

David Freese hit a tiebreaking homer off Joba Chamberlain in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 Sunday for their third straight victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Ndamukong Suh, Racing, NASCAR, Nascar Drivers, NASCAR Busch, Dario Franchitti

SidelionReport

Ndamukong Suh's Fitness, Not Contract, The Most Important Camp Variable For Detroit Lions

Nov 28, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh sacks Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn in the end zone for a safety during the third quarter during a NFL football game on Thanksgiving at Ford Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Dominic Raiola, Matt Flynn, Green Bay Packers

Pride of Detroit

Detroit Lions Training Camp/Season Preview

As the Detroit Lions are starting training camp at Allen Park, all eyes will be on new head coach, Jim Caldwell.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, Golden Tate, NFL Players, Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush, Jeremy Ross

SidelionReport

Teryl Austin Defense: Defining the Detroit Lions' New Defense

Jun 12, 2013; Owings Mills, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens secondary coach Teryl Austin holds up a play during mini camp at Under Armour Performance Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy, James Ihedigbo, Kyle Vanden Bosch

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Caldwell remains confident Lions will reach deal with Ndamukong Suh

Ndamukong Suh's contract negotiations have dragged on longer than expected, but first-year Lions coach Jim Caldwell said he remains confident that Suh and the Lions will reach a long-term extension to keep the Pro Bowl defensive tackle in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Stephen Tulloch, Matthew Stafford, Mario Williams, Darrelle Revis

MLive.com

Detroit Lions trying to keep things fresh as they open training camp with sky-high...

The Detroit Lions have won one playoff game in the past 56 years, and none since 1991.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

They said it: Jim Caldwell, Stephen Tulloch, Dominic Raiola at Lions training camp

Coach Jim Caldwell, on why he believes he is the coach who can make the Lions winners: 'We have a talented group.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Stephen Tulloch, Dominic Raiola, NFL Players, Chris Houston, Ndamukong Suh

Detroit Free Press

Five story lines to watch in Lions' training camp

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, left, stands with defensive end Ezekiel Ansah during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the New York Jets at Ford Field in Detroit, Friday, Aug. 9, 2013.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Golden Tate, T.J Jones, Matthew Stafford, Eric Ebron

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, Nick Fairley, NFL Players, NFL Football

Detroit News

No timetable for return of Lions' Ziggy Ansah, Jim Caldwell says

Second-year defensive end Ziggy Ansah will be a key cog of the Lions' defense this season, but when he'll be able to contribute is uncertain.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Golden Tate, T.J Jones, Devin Taylor, Darryl Tapp, NFL Players

Detroit Free Press

Pettigrew roars up to Lions training camp in '72 'Cuda

Brandon Pettigrew rolled up to Detroit Lions training camp this morning in an orange and black 1972 Plymouth Barracuda, a classic car so loud he had to shut the engine off so he could talk over the intercom at the player's entrance gate.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, NFL Players, Eric Ebron, Golden Tate, Brandon Pettigrew, Calvin Johnson, Theo Riddick

MLive.com

Detroit Lions position preview: Looking to settle the chaos at corner

MLive will examine each of the Detroit Lions' positions heading into the start of training camp July 28. Today we hit on the defensive backs.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Cassius Vaughn, Nevin Lawson, Chris Greenwood, Jonte Green, NFL Players, Bill Bentley

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