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  1. Bill Bentley: Is there a lesson to be learned for the Detroit Lions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | SidelionReport

    ... early, with the athleticism to potentially play man coverage on the outside. Coming into a season in which Chris Houston was their only viable starter, the Lions drafted Bentley with the hope that he would be their number two cornerback. Early signs ...

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  2. Lions release CB Bill BentleyRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Pride of Detroit

    After wrapping up their mandatory minicamp last year, the Detroit Lions made a shocking roster move by releasing cornerback Chris Houston . Although Houston's health was up in the air with him recovering from toe surgery, nobody really expected them to just release him.

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  3. Carolina Panthers: Houston, We Have a Problem, or Do We?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | CatCrave

    Aug 29, 2013; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Detroit Lions cornerback Chris Houston on the sideline during the game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium. The Lions beat the Bills 35-13.

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  4. Panthers ink CB Chris HoustonRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Cat Scratch Reader

    Per the official Panthers Twitter page, the team has signed veteran cornerback Chris Houston to a one year deal. The former Detroit Lion sat out all of 2014 with an injury and hasn't been under contract with an NFL team since around this time LAST year, when he was waived following toe surgery.

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  5. Team signs CB HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | NFL

    The Carolina Panthers signed Chris Houston, a cornerback who did not play in the NFL last season, to a one-year deal, the team announced on Monday. A 2007 second-round pick of the Atlanta Falcons , Houston last suited up for the Detroit Lions and started 12 games for the club in 2013.

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  6. They waived cornerback Jocquel Skinner to make room on the roster for Chris HoustonRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Cat Scratch Reader

    The Panthers will have a new face at cornerback when they start minicamp on Tuesday. The team announced Monday that they have signed former Lion and Falcon Chris Houston as a free agent.

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  7. Panthers sign Chris HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | MSNBC

    The team announced Monday that they have signed former Lion and Falcon Chris Houston as a free agent. They waived cornerback Jocquel Skinner to make room on the roster for Houston.

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  8. O'HARA: Don't expect Mayhew to stay put with six picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Detroit Lions

    ... to acquire veteran players who were needed to plug gaping holes in the roster. (Seattle 2010), cornerback Chris Houston (Atlanta 2010) and defensive tackle Corey Williams (Cleveland 2010) were veterans brought in to be serviceable starters. Mayhew ...

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  9. Detroit Lions' Martin Mayhew expects draft trades, but isn't looking to deal picks to acquire veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | MLive.com

    During 2010 alone, Mayhew acquired cornerback Chris Houston, defensive tackle Corey Williams, guard Rob Sims, quarterback Shaun Hill and defensive end Lawrence Jackson without surrendering more than a fifth-round selection. Five years later, with a far deeper roster coming off a playoff season, Mayhew would prefer to utilize his late-round picks on young talent instead of swinging a deal for a veteran on the outs with his current club.

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  10. Detroit Lions report to team headquarters for first workouts of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... last year. Only three players did not attend, two of whom had pretty good reasons to stay away. Cornerback Chris Houston was dealing with a toe injury that has sidelined his career since 2013, while practice-squader Carlin Isles remained in Scotland ...

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  11. Lions haven't talked to DeAndre Levy about extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... once they start, take us." The Lions have dead money from Suh, running back Reggie Bush and cornerback Chris Houston on their cap this year, but it will come off for 2016. That's why Lewand says the team is in "ideal" position to hold onto players ...

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  12. Detroit Lions in 'ideal' cap situation for extension talks with DeAndre Levy, Haloti...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... more than any current Lions defensive player will make. They also will be charged $3.9 million for cornerback Chris Houston, who hasn't played in the league since 2013. And they will be charged $3.6 million for tailback Reggie Bush, who was cut two ...

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  13. Detroit Lions and Martin Mayhew Face NFL's Biggest Make-or-Break Season in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... Backus around as well as to acquire players no longer in Detroit like running back Reggie Bush, cornerback Chris Houston and kicker David Akers. Perhaps that is cherry-picking a bit. Some of that money was also used to extend players like Levy and ...

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  14. Lewand, Lions looking forward to salary cap flexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Detroit Lions

    ... contract to get Johnson re-signed and sign key free agents. The other two big charges of dead money belong to Chris Houston ($3.9 million) and Reggie Bush ($3.5 million). All three off those amounts come off the books in 2016, however. Add in the ...

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  15. O'HARA: Ranking Martin Mayhew's draftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Detroit Lions

    ... was ended by a concussion in Game 5 of his second season. from Seattle, TE Tony Scheffler from Denver and CB Chris Houston from Atlanta. They all helped build a roster on a team that went 0-16 in 2009 and 2-14 in 2010. The Lions got some service ...

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  16. Ndamukong Suh's Detroit Lions TimelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... deal. This restructure along with Dominic Raiola and Nate Burleson taking pay cuts, allowed the Lions to sign Chris Houston, Jason Jones, Reggie Bush, and Glover Quin. 21, 2014: Lions GM Martin Mayhew spoke: "I anticipate we'll get something done. ...

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  17. TWENTYMAN: Explaining Lions' 2015 salary cap situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Detroit Lions

    ... New England more than $74 million. The other two big charges of dead money on the Lions' 2015 cap belong to Chris Houston ($3.9 million) and Reggie Bush ($3.5 million). Houston was the team's best cornerback when he signed a five-year, $25 million ...

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  18. Lions notes: Will Detroit switch to a 3-4 defense?Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Pride of Detroit

    ... about what went wrong on his 10-yard punt in the playoffs against the Dallas Cowboys . Former Lions cornerback Chris Houston , who was released by the team last year and didn't play at all in 2014, is hoping to return to action in 2015. As Kyle Van ...

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  19. Analysis: Detroit Lions' financial prudence with Ndamukong Suh...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... there haven't been mistakes, the biggest being the five-year, $25 million package committed to cornerback Chris Houston, who was released after just one season. That spending blunder is still being felt in the form of a $3.9 million cap hit in 2015. ...

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  20. Pre-Free Agency Salary Cap Update for Detroit LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... if he stays, that $9.7 million is added to whatever cap hit his new contract calls for. But is that worse than Chris Houston? He hasn't visited Allen Park since June 2014 but is still costing Detroit $3.9 million this year. And that's after ...

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