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Calvin Johnson expects ankle to get better this week

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson was relegated to the role of decoy for much of Sunday's win over the Jets. He believes he'll be back to his old self soon with another week of recovery...
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Lions take care of reeling Jets, remain atop NFC North

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — The Detroit Lions remain on top in the NFC North, playing mistake-free football in a 24-17 win over the reeling New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. What did we take away from the matchup?
  • 1 day 15 hr ago

Tulloch on celebration that tore his ACL: 'I'd do it again'

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Stephen Tulloch tore his ACL while celebrating a sack. The Detroit Lions' linebacker said he has no regrets about the injury and would celebrate the same way if he had the chance.
  • 2 days ago
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Stephen Tulloch injures ACL after celebrating sack

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — After sacking Aaron Rodgers on Sunday, Detroit linebacker Stephen Tulloch attempted to mimic the Green Bay QB's "Discount Double Check" move. The result: Tulloch tore his ACL and has been placed...
  • 7 days ago
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Stephen Tulloch injured doing 'discount double-check'

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — After sacking Aaron Rodgers on Sunday, Detroit linebacker Stephen Tulloch attempted to mimic the Green Bay QB's "discount double-check" move. It didn't end well.
  • 7 days ago
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Stephen Tulloch injured doing 'Discount Double Check'

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — After sacking Aaron Rodgers on Sunday, Detroit linebacker Stephen Tulloch attempted to mimic the Green Bay QB's "Discount Double Check" move. It didn't end well.
  • 7 days ago
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Caldwell not worried on Stafford forcing to Megatron

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Matthew Stafford got in trouble when he forced some passes to Calvin Johnson. Lions coach Jim Caldwell isn't worried, pointing to the Packers as evidence throwing to one player a lot can be...
  • 10 days ago
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Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers has Lions' number

The Detroit News (John Niyo) — Allen Park — They've beaten him up, but they haven't really beaten him.
  • 12 days ago
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Wednesday's NFL roundup: Peterson barred from team activities

The Detroit News (Jon KrawczynskiAssociated Press) — The Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner's permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he...
  • 12 days ago
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The Detroit News' NFL predictions: Week 3

The Detroit News (- The Detroit News) — The Detroit News' Josh Katzenstein, Rod Beard, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski offer their predictions for Week 3 of the NFL season.
  • 12 days ago
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Lions coach Jim Caldwell gets familiar cornerback

The Detroit News (Rod Beard- The Detroit News) — Gorrer didn't have a clue he'd been in Detroit on Wednesday. The Lions needed to fill a spot after rookie Nevin Lawson's season-ending injury in Week 2 put them down another cornerback, following...
  • 12 days ago
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Ziggy Ansah misses practice; James Ihedigbo dealing with nerve injury in neck

The Detroit News (Josh Katzenstein- The Detroit News) — Lions defensive end Ziggy Ansah missed practice Wednesday, the team's first of the week in preparation for Sunday's matchup against the Green Bay Packers.
  • 12 days ago
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Suh won't address Cam's 'Donkey Kong' apology

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Cam Newton apologized for calling Ndamukong Suh "Donkey Kong Suh" last week. Suh doesn't seem to care about the situation one way or the other.
  • 12 days ago
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Lions' Reggie Bush: Comments about child discipline taken out of context

The Detroit News (Josh Katzenstein- The Detroit News) — Reggie Bush made headlines Tuesday for comments about how he disciplines his 1-year-old daughter. But the Lions running back said Wednesday his remarks on WFAN-AM in New York were taken out of...
  • 12 days ago
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Lions sticking with shaky rookie kicker Nate Freese

The Detroit News (Josh Katzenstein- The Detroit News) — A seventh-round pick out of Boston College, Freese missed a 43-yard field goal in a Week 1 win over the New York Giants and two 49-yarders in a Week 2 loss to the Carolina Panthers.
  • 12 days ago
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Vikings bar Peterson from all team activities

The Detroit News (Jon KrawczynskiAssociated Press) — Minneapolis — After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the...
  • 13 days ago
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Lions enjoy giving back to community

The Detroit News (Rod Beard- The Detroit News) — A group of Lions players spent Tuesday morning with third-graders from Marion Law Academy at a Meet Up & Eat Up event at Eastern Market to help educate them about the importance of healthy snack...
  • 13 days ago
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Reggie Bush: Adrian Peterson should be able to play

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — Reggie Bush shared his thoughts on the Adrian Peterson situation during a radio interview Tuesday, saying he thought the Minnesota Vikings running back should be allowed to play.
  • 13 days ago
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Lions make it official: CB Nevin Lawson is out for the season

The Detroit News (Rod Beard- The Detroit News) — Lawson had surgery on his toes Sunday in North Carolina. In a related move, the Lions also signed cornerback Danny Gorrer and promoted linebacker Julian Stanford from to the 53-man roster.
  • 13 days ago
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Report: Lions look at three free-agent kickers, amid Nate Fresse's strugges

The Detroit News (Josh Katzenstein- The Detroit News) — On Tuesday, the team hosted NFL veterans Rob Bironas, Alex Henery and Garrett Hartley for workouts, according to ESPN. Freese is 2-for-5 on field-goal tries, missing twice from 49 yards on Sunday...
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Blog Articles

Tuesday Lions open thread

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Chat about the latest Detroit Lions news. Tweets from @PrideOfDetroit/lions-coverage
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Lottery results for Tuesday, September 30 for Indiana

Detoit Free Press Winning Indiana lottery numbers for drawings of Tuesday, September 30
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Lottery results for Tuesday, September 30 for Michigan

Detoit Free Press Winning Michigan lottery numbers for drawings of Tuesday, September 30
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Lottery results for Tuesday, September 30 for Ohio

Detoit Free Press Winning Ohio lottery numbers for drawings of Tuesday, September 30
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Monday night open thread: Patriots at Chiefs

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Chat about Monday night's matchup between the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs. For more on this game, check out Pats Pulpit and Arrowhead Pride .
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Jim Caldwell's quotes from Monday

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — A recap of Jim Caldwell's comments from Monday. Below is a look at what Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell had to say on Monday. (Quotes provided by the Lions .) Opening Statement: ...
  • 13 hr 54 min ago

Joseph Fauria explains how he injured his ankle

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — How did Detroit Lions tight end Joseph Fauria suffer an ankle injury? On Monday, he explained what happened. As soon as news broke last week that Detroit Lions tight end Joseph Fauria ...
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Lions approval poll: Martin Mayhew (September 2014)

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Do you approve of the job Martin Mayhew is doing as general manager of the Detroit Lions? Vote now. After previously voting on head coach Jim Caldwell , it's now time for Detroit Lions general...
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Lions snap counts from Jets game

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — A look at the Detroit Lions' snap counts from Sunday's game against the New York Jets. Below is a rundown of the Detroit Lions ' snap counts from their game against the New York Jets on...
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Lions approval poll: Jim Caldwell (September 2014)

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Do you approve of the job Jim Caldwell is doing as head coach of the Detroit Lions? Vote now. We're one-fourth of the way through the 2014 regular season. The Detroit Lions are 3-1, and they're...
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Lions notes: More on Sunday's win over Jets

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Lions notes looks at various tidbits from Sunday's win over the New York Jets. On the game-clinching naked bootleg, Matthew Stafford apparently called his own number. Reggie Bush said Matt...
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Three takeaways from Lions' win over Jets

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Here are three things that jumped out to me on Sunday during the Detroit Lions' win over the New York Jets. The Detroit Lions beat the New York Jets by a score of 24-17 on Sunday . Here are...
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Monday Lions open thread

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Chat about the latest Detroit Lions news. Tweets from @PrideOfDetroit/lions-coverage
  • 1 day 1 hr ago

Lottery results for Monday, September 29 for Indiana

Detoit Free Press Winning Indiana lottery numbers for drawings of Monday, September 29
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Lottery results for Monday, September 29 for Michigan

Detoit Free Press Winning Michigan lottery numbers for drawings of Monday, September 29
  • 1 day 3 hr ago
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Lottery results for Monday, September 29 for Ohio

Detoit Free Press Winning Ohio lottery numbers for drawings of Monday, September 29
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Sunday night open thread: Saints at Cowboys

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Chat about Sunday night's matchup between the New Orleans Saints and Dallas Cowboys. For more on this game, check out Canal Street Chronicles and Blogging The Boys .
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NFC North standings: Lions all alone at the top

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — The Detroit Lions are in sole possession of first place following the first quarter of the season. It's hard to believe, but we're already one quarter of the way through the 2014 season. This may...
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Lions injury report: Updates on Calvin Johnson, Joique Bell, others

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — As has been the norm lately, the Detroit Lions won on Sunday despite dealing with several key injuries. The Detroit Lions beat the New York Jets on Sunday, but they emerged from the game...
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Lions-Jets final score: Detroit outlasts New York in 24-17 victory

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — The Detroit Lions held off the New York Jets on Sunday for a 24-17 victory that vaulted them into sole possession of first place in the NFC North. In a battle of two of the best defenses in the...
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