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  1. Haloti Ngata shows no signs of rust in return, has Lions thinking bigRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... and fifth-round picks to Baltimore in return -- to beef up its defensive line after it lost Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and C.J. Mosley in free agency. But there have been public concerns about whether the Lions are getting the vintage Ngata, or an ...

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  2. Detroit Lions: Game-by-game predictions for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Isportsweb.com

    ... head coach Jim Caldwell, a little more is expected this year. A team that lost stars like Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley from last year's team is certain to compete for a division title this year. That says a lot about the team's depth and talent. ...

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  3. Lions activate Joique Bell, Haloti NgataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MSNBC

    ... of Ngata this offseason was extremely important for the Lions after defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh , Nick Fairley and C.J. Mosley all left in free agency. The Lions need Ngata to be healthy for Week One and stay healthy. Today's move indicates that ...

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  4. Did They Improve? Detroit Lions Offseason GradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | SidelionReport

    ... have some turnover on the roster this year. Most notably, Ndamukong Suh sought greener pastures in Miami as did Nick Fairley (St. Louis). Reggie Bush is gone, George Johnson is gone, C.J. Mosley is gone, and so are a number of offensive linemen ...

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  5. Lions" Ziggy Ansah vows he" ll be back by Week 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Erie Times News

    ... on that quartet of players to play big minutes on a defensive front that" s replacing Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley and struggled to generate pressure against Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles on Friday. Bortles finished 20 of 29 passing for 245 ...

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  6. The 5 Best Moves The Detroit Lions Made During The OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | CBS Local

    ... Walker - previously with the New Orleans Saints - to help cushion the blow of losing both Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley from the defensive line. Walker, 25, played in all 16 games for the Saints in 2014, primarily as a backup. The 6-foot-3, ...

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  7. Can Calvin Johnson ever be Calvin Johnson again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Washington Post

    ... their defense, ranked second in the league, did much of the heavy lifting. Defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley exited in the offseason via free agency, leaving some to wonder if the Detroit defense can remain dominant . A heavier burden ...

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  8. Suh: Dolphins' defense has more talent than last year's LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NFL

    ... on paper we look a little bit better than you." Suh left a dominant front that included first round picks Nick Fairley and Ziggy Ansah. Stud linebacker DeAndre Levy behind him cleaned up all messes. The Lions also boasted one of the top safety duos ...

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  9. TWENTYMAN: Lions trade Michael Williams to New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Detroit Lions

    ... get a couple high compensatory draft picks - third round is as high as they go - after losing Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley in free agency. Depending on how the compensatory formula plays out, the Lions could potentially get to double-digit draft ...

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  10. NOTEBOOK: How the Lions improved at nickel CBRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Detroit Lions

    Tim Twentyman covers all the news from Tuesday's practice including the importance of the nickel corner, Kyle Van Noy's injury and more. While the defensive tackle position, and how the Lions will handle the loss of Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and others has gotten a lot of the headlines, one area of the defense that hasn't been talked about as much is the nickel cornerback spot.

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  11. Lions unclear when Haloti Ngata will be ready to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | MSNBC

    The pain of losing defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh (and later Nick Fairley ) in free agency was mitigated when the Lions traded for veteran Haloti Ngata . Via Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press , Lions coach Jim Caldwell took a step back from ...

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  12. Names have changed, but Lions still committed to defenseRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Hometown Annapolis

    ... The Lions played suffocating run defense (allowing only 69.3 yards per game) with tackles Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley leading the charge. First-year defensive coordinator Teryl Austin got career seasons out of a handful of players, including ...

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  13. Tennessee Titans player on the chopping block this week: OffenseRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | Music City Miracles

    ... NFL. The biggest matchup this week will be how does Andy Levitre handle second year, talented defensive tackle Nick Fairley. The former Detroit Lion played 18 snaps last week and while he didn't look like his old self, it is still a good challenge ...

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  14. Lions show plenty of power on defenseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Northern Michigan News

    ... with a shoulder stinger and a concussion. Griffin went just 2 of 5 for 8 yards. Detroit lost Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley this past offseason in free agency. Defensive coordinator Teryl Austin still expects results. Throughout camp, the Lions have ...

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  15. Detroit Lions Showing Plenty Of Power On DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | CBS Local

    ... with a shoulder stinger and a concussion. Griffin went just 2 of 5 for 8 yards. Detroit lost Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley this past offseason in free agency. Defensive coordinator Teryl Austin still expects results. Throughout camp, the Lions have ...

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  16. Detroit Lions season preview: Defensive lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Isportsweb.com

    This is part five of the Detroit Lions season preview. In this edition, the focus will be on the team's defensive line, where the departures of Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley leave some question marks heading into the season.

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  17. Detroit Lions looking for more out of defense against WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | MLive.com

    ... So you have to adjust as you go." Ndamukong Suh's exit has received all manner of attention this offseason, but Nick Fairley, C.J. Mosley and George Johnson are gone, too. That's four of Detroit's six best defensive lineman from a season ago -- a ...

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  18. O'HARA: Gabe Wright well aware of expectations for defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Detroit Lions

    ... the biggest loss by far but not the only one. C.J. Mosley, a competent backup, also signed with the Dolphins. Nick Fairley, a first-round pick in 2011 who showed more potential than production in four years as a Lion, signed with the St. Louis Rams. ...

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  19. Detroit Lions will have some tough roster decisions due to improved depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | MLive.com

    ... just last season, faces a long road to crack the lineup. On the defensive line, Detroit lost Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and C.J. Mosley on the inside. But it also traded for Haloti Ngata, a five-time All-Pro, and then gave starter's money to Tyrunn ...

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  20. Lions still selling jerseys of departed Suh, BushRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | ESPN

    ... Bush and Suh jerseys cost $99.95 each. The replica jerseys, where the Lions have jerseys of Suh, Bush and Nick Fairley still for sale, start at $29.95. The Lions started selling Suh jerseys at a discount toward the end of the 2014 season, but the ...

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