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  1. Detroit Lions approval poll: Bob QuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Pride of Detroit

    ... time. Since our last poll, Quinn has made several changes. He's cut ties with players like Khyri Thornton , George Johnson , and-perhaps most notably-Greg Robinson. He has shuffled through countless defensive linemen, including Jacquies Smith , ...

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  2. Detroit Lions waive DT Khyri ThorntonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Pride of Detroit

    ... as he impressed enough to earn a spot on the 53-man roster? Or will the Lions bring back a familiar name like George Johnson or Datone Jones? We'll see.

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  3. The Lions' defensive end rotation is a messRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Pride of Detroit

    On Wednesday, the Detroit Lions claimed defensive end/linebacker Kasim Edebali off of waivers, cutting George Johnson to make room for the transaction. Prior to getting waived by the Broncos , Edebali had only played 55 defensive snaps with Denver this season, contributing mostly on special teams.

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  4. Checking Down: Carter to burn Toronto again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | CFL.ca

    ... - The Stampeders are well rested and ready to rumble against the Eskimos after a bye to the Western Final (George Johnson, Stampeders.com ). - Alex Singleton has become the CFL's fastest rising star. But how did he do it? (Chris O'Leary, CFL.ca). ...

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  5. Lions claim defensive end Kasim Edebali off waivers from BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MSNBC

    To clear room on their roster, they released defensive end George Johnson, who had just re-signed with the team on Tuesday. The Broncos signed Edebali as a free agent in March after appearing in 48 games with New Orleans over the past three seasons.

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  6. Stafford should have plenty of targets when Lions face BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Washington Times

    ... hington (hip) missed practice. The Lions acquired LB Kasim Edebali via waivers from Denver. Detroit waived DE George Johnson, who had just been signed the previous day.

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  7. Detroit's Lang able to practice; Lions acquire EdebaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... ounced that they have acquired linebacker Kasim Edebali via waivers from Denver. Detroit waived defensive end George Johnson, who had just been signed the previous day.

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  8. Lions claim ex-Broncos DE Kasim Edebali, cut George JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | MLive.com

    The Detroit Lions signed George Johnson in September, and released him in October. They re-signed him again on Tuesday.

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  9. Lions claim LB Kasim Edebali off waivers, waive DE George JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Pride of Detroit

    ... Detroit career. pic.twitter.com/bOBP8dhNsG To make room for the move, the Lions waived recently reacquired DE George Johnson , who spent just over 24 hours with the team after being added on Tuesday.

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  10. Underrated Anthony Zettel is a beacon of hope on Lions' poor defensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Pride of Detroit

    On Tuesday, the Detroit Lions made yet another move on their defensive line, cutting short-term replacement Jacquies Smith to give George Johnson a second try on the roster. General manager Bob Quinn has been endlessly rotating the depth chart at defensive end, desperately hoping to find someone, anyone, that can help their ineffective pass rush.

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  11. Lions bring back DE George Johnson and WR Jace BillingsleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | NewsOK.com

    Johnson had two tackles in four games with the Lions earlier this season, and he played in 16 games for them in 2014. He has started in five of 42 games in his career with the Lions, Tampa Bay and Minnesota.

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  12. WR Jace Billingsley among 2 players re-signed by Detroit LionnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | MLive.com

    ... reserve slot receiver as preparations began for a Week 11 game in Chicago against the Bears. Defensive end George Johnson was also re-signed. Billingsley has yet to record a catch in three stints spanning two seasons with Detroit. At 5-foot-9, he ...

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  13. Lions sign Jace Billingsley, George Johnson; waive Jared Abbrederis, Jacquies SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Pride of Detroit

    ... he could return to Detroit's practice squad. In addition to this move, the Lions also re-signed defensive end George Johnson. Johnson spent a month with the team earlier in the season, making four game appearances but only massing two tackles in his ...

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  14. Jace Billingsley: Detroit Lions sign WR, waive Jared AbbrederisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | UPI

    Detroit announced the signing on Tuesday. The Lions also signed defensive end George Johnson and waived wide receiver Jared Abbrederis and defensive end Jacquies Smith in corresponding transactions.

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  15. Checking Down: Will Nichols start for Bombers in Semi-Final?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | CFL.ca

    ... and while some may be doubting the team to get things done when it counts, they are not doubting themselves (George Johnson, Stampeders.com) - Calgary may have a bye to the Western Final, but that does not mean they are in vacation mode (George ...

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  16. Jacquies Smith brings a different sort of pass rush to the LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... on the edge." Smith is the third former Buccaneers defensive lineman to join the Lions this season, joining George Johnson, who was cut to make room for Smith; and Akeem Spence. They've all cited the desire to rush without much concern for anything ...

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  17. Week 19 Fantasy Injury Report: The return of GableRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | CFL.ca

    ... Beaulieu ($2,500) is on the one-game injured list and is replaced by Nathan O'Halloran ($2,500). Receiver George Johnson ($2,500) was also put on the one-game IL and will be replaced in the starting lineup by Stephen Adekolu ($2,500). Running back ...

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  18. Lions 2017 snap counts: Full breakdown of playing time through 6 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Pride of Detroit

    ... snaps. Anthony Zettel - 58.7% Ezekiel Ansah - 53.1% Cornelius Washington - 37.8% Jeremiah Valoaga - 24.7% George Johnson - 20.7% Alex Barrett - 6.6% While Lions fans are frustrated at the lack of production from Ansah, who is clearly still not 100 ...

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  19. Checking Down: Should the Ticats play Collaros?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | CFL.ca

    ... individual player awards come November? Teammate Josh Bell says the sophomore linebacker should win MOP (George Johnson, Stampeders.com ). - Days after rumours emerged that Duron Carter might be suspended, the Riders' receiver is listed as the ...

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  20. Detroit Lions add three players, release three othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | SidelionReport

    ... new additions to their roster, the Detroit Lions released defensive tackle Caraun Reid plus defensive ends George Johnson and Datone Jones . With defensive tackle Khyri Thornton eligible to return from his six-game suspension for violating the NFL's ...

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