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  1. Oakland Raiders: If Calvin Johnson wants it, he could make it happenRead the original story

    Wednesday | NFLSpinZone

    If Calvin Johnson wanted to return to the NFL and dismiss the Detroit Lions, a move to the Oakland Raiders might be easier than he once thought. During the first week of OTAs Calvin Johnson made an appearance at the request of new Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Todd Downing.

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  2. Eskimos put their unbeaten record on the line against the 0-3 Tiger-CatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | GlobalNews

    Edmonton Eskimos' Sean Whyte makes the field goal as Danny O'Brien places the ball, against the Ottawa Redblacks during second half CFL action in Edmonton, Alta., on Friday July 14, 2017. The Edmonton Eskimos have started well out of the gates in the 2017 CFL season, as they are the only undefeated team left in the CFL.

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  3. Retired NFL linebacker builds school in mothera s hometown in JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Miami Herald

    ... and providing education materials to schools in the area. He then launched Operation 55 while playing for the Detroit Lions. Tulloch "adopted" 55 Detroit schools and provided students with books, technology and supplies. He also helped area children ...

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  4. Detroit Lions playoff banners vanish in $100-million renovation at Ford FieldRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Sports Media 101

    With many teams hanging championship banners to mark success, critics claimed the Lions only underscored their lack of a Super Bowl title by hanging playoff banners. Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team.

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  5. Reports Say the Lions Working on a Huge Deal with QB Matthew StaffordRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Sports Media 101

    Reports from NFL.com state that the Lions are looking at making their star QB, Matthew Stafford , the highest paid quarterback in the game, as the team and player try to hammer out a new deal. Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team.

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  6. Detroit Lions sack their playoff banners: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | NOLA.com

    The Detroit Lions took down playoff banners during a $100 million renovation of Ford Field and have decided not to put them back up, the Detroit Free Press reported Wednesday . The Lions, who have won one playoff game and three division titles since 1957 when the franchise won its last NFL championship, decided the banners had become more a reminder of the team's history of incompetence rather than excellence, according to team president Tom Wood.

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  7. Paging the Colts: Lions take down their playoff banners at Ford FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | CBS Sports

    Remember when the Colts hung that participation banner inside their stadium after their season ended in the AFC title game? The one that read "AFC Finalist" and was mocked by everyone? This story isn't about the Colts and that banner, but it is related to them. On Wednesday, 300 miles to the northeast of Lucas Oil Stadium, the Lions took down their playoff banners inside Ford Field, according to the Detroit News' Justin Rogers.

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  8. Removal of playoff banners signals loftier Lions goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Detroit Lions

    The Detroit Lions made the playoffs last season for the second time in three years and for the 12th time in the modern era of the NFL. In previous years, that accomplishment would have been signified along with the other 11 playoff appearances on Detroit's playoff banners hanging over Ford Field.

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  9. Lions president: Rift with Calvin Johnson will 'work out ultimately'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Detroit Lions president Rod Wood said Wednesday he believes the rift between the team and retired receiver Calvin Johnson eventually will be mended. Johnson, who told the Free Press in May that he was not happy with the way he was treated when he retired in 2016, last week made comments in Italy that suggested he left the game because he was frustrated with the Lions' inability to contend for a Super Bowl.

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  10. Lions remove embarrassing playoff appearance bannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | YardBarker.com

    The Detroit Lions used to feature banners hanging in Ford Field that highlighted playoff appearances. Quite honestly, those banners were nothing but embarrassing, but thankfully for the Lions and their fans they're finally gone.

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  11. Lions realize they shouldn't have playoff bannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | NFL

    When Detroit Lions fans look up at the rafters of Ford Field this season, they'll no longer have a team-dictated reminder of how remarkably unsuccessful the team has been in the past half dozen decades. The Detroit Free Press reported that team president Rod Wood revealed Wednesday that the Lions have opted to remove the playoff banners that had previously hung in the upper reaches of Ford Field.

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  12. Lions take down playoff appearance bannersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | MSNBC

    The Lions made the playoffs last season, but they won't hang a banner at Ford Field to celebrate it. And they've jettisoned previous playoff appearance banners as well.

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  13. Lions could easily make peace with Calvin JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | MSNBC

    The Lions, who have faced periodic criticism in recent months from their most recent superstar player, hope to smooth things over with Calvin Johnson, in part by inviting him to training camp . But if the goal is to make nice with a player who was better than great, the Lions could do something far more tangible, and meaningful.

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  14. Penn State's James Franklin up for Dodd Trophy coach of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | PennLive.com

    Preseason award watch lists used to be fodder for conversation, as snubs were numerous and the time of year, which featured little to no news, meant something had to be hot in college football talking circles, and watch lists were easy targets. Now that each award releases an all-encompassing list of players, though, the chatter has faded, which makes a watch list that is selective and inclusive pretty interesting.

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  15. Calvin Johnson's Situation With The Detroit Lions Is A DisasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Daily Caller

    The situation unfolding between the Detroit Lions and former all-pro wide receiver Calvin Johnson is turning into a nightmare. Johnson retired over a year ago, and things with his former team have not been going well.

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  16. NFL.com predicts the Detroit Lions will win the NFC NorthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | SidelionReport

    Following a 9-7 season with playoff berth, NFL.com predicts the Detroit Lions will win their division in 2017 in the highly competitive NFC North. Last season, the Detroit Lions seemed to be on the verge of becoming NFC North divisional champions.

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  17. Matt Ryan not concerned about his next contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | NFL

    Now that Kirk Cousins will play on the franchise tag again in 2017, the glare of the NFL world can move on to other quarterbacks who are likely to pass Derek Carr on atop the highest-paid player list. NFL Network's Stacey Dales reported there is " internal optimism " the Detroit Lions will get a new deal for Matthew Stafford in the next two weeks.

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  18. Penn State's Greatest Seasons: 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Victory Bell Rings

    We have finally reached the conclusion of VBR's look back at Penn State football's greatest seasons. What made the 2016 season one of the best was how unexpected it was.

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  19. Detroit Lions' early 53-man roster projections: SafetyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | SidelionReport

    Not the strongest position group from top to bottom, the Detroit Lions could still be pleasantly by this unit come the start of the 2017 regular season. During the offseason, there have been some interesting storylines taking place.

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  20. NFL suspends Lions DE Armonty Bryant for 3rd time since start of 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Post-Standard

    Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins temporarily loses control of the ball after a hit by Detroit Lions outside linebacker Armonty Bryant during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 in Detroit. Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins temporarily loses control of the ball after a hit by Detroit Lions outside linebacker Armonty Bryant during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 in Detroit.

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