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Haloti Ngata announces retirement after 13 seasons

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Atop Mount Kilimanjaro, Haloti Ngata announced his retirement in an Instagram post Monday morning. The disruptive defensive tackle ends a memorable career that had 32.5 sacks in 13 seasons.
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Lions expected to sign Trey Flowers to five-year deal

NFL.com (NFL.com) — The Lions have landed yet another former Patriots player. Detroit is expected to sign DE Trey Flowers to a five-year deal worth more than $16 million per year, Ian Rapoport reported.
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Detroit Lions sign Trey Flowers to five-year deal

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — The Lions have landed yet another former Patriots player. Detroit is expected to sign defensive end Trey Flowers to a five-year deal, Ian Rapoport reported.
  • 8 days ago

Lions sign WR Danny Amendola to one-year deal

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — The Lions announced they've signed former Patriots and Dolphins WR Danny Amendola. Per NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport, the deal is for one-year deal that includes a $4.5M guaranteed base salary.
  • 8 days ago
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Roundup: Lions releasing starting CB Nevin Lawson

NFL.com (Hagemann, Andie) — The Lions are parting ways with cornerback Nevin Lawson, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Lawson started 45 games over the past three seasons with Detroit.
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Lions parting ways with starting CB Nevin Lawson

NFL.com (Hagemann, Andie) — The Lions are parting ways with cornerback Nevin Lawson, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports. Lawson started 45 games over the past three seasons with Detroit.
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Lions release vet guard T.J. Lang after two seasons

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — The Lions announced Friday they have released veteran guard T.J. Lang. Parting ways with the two-time Pro Bowler saves Detroit $8.843 million on that salary cap.
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Lions, DE Romeo Okwara agree on 2-year contract

NFL.com (NFL.com) — Following his first season with the Lions in which he tallied a team-high 7.5 sacks, Romeo Okwara agreed to a two-year deal with Detroit, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported.
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Blog Articles

Lions sign RFA running back Malcolm Brown to an offer sheet

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — If the Rams can’t match the Lions’ offer, the Lions will have a new backup running back. Despite hosting Spencer Ware for a visit this week, it looks like the Detroit Lions are more...
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Detroit Lions sign WR Tommylee Lewis

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Detroit has a speedy receiver that will contend for a roster spot due to his special teams skills. The Detroit Lions have added another offensive weapon. The team announced Tuesday afternoon...
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Lions’ NFC North odds 7 times longer than every divisional foe

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Vegas ain’t impressed by the Lions’ free agent period. The Detroit Lions have had themselves an eventful free agency period, but apparently Las Vegas didn’t get the memo or just isn’t all...
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Detroit Lions free agency recap with PFF’s Brett Whitefield

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Why does PFF love the Lions’ free agency moves? We asked them directly. Detroit Lions free agency was a whirlwind last week, and the PODcast crew needed a moment to really take it in before...
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Trey Flowers: ‘The versatile playmaker Patricia’s scheme has been missing’

Pride of Detroit (Mike Payton) — Pats Pulpit gives us the rundown on the Lions’ crown jewel of free agency. The Lions had a big week last week. They filled some big needs and actually wound up having a lot of money left to...
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Open thread: What should the Lions do with Theo Riddick?

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Is it time for the Lions to move on from their secret weapon on offense? On Monday, the Detroit Lions hosted free agent running back Spencer Ware for a visit. It was a move many people...
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Notes: Lions among top 5 in WAR added after Week 1 of free agency

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — The Lions continue to get praise for their opening week of free agency. Pro Football Focus continues to be a big fan of the Detroit Lions free agency moves in Week 1. The analytics site...
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Report: Lions hosting free-agent CB Rashaan Melvin

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — More defensive signings may be forthcoming. Despite signing free agent Justin Coleman last week and re-signing Marcus Cooper a few days ago, the Detroit Lions appear to still be in the...
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Former Lions DE Kerry Hyder signs with Cowboys

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — The former Lions underdog will continue his NFL career in Dallas. Kerry Hyder Jr. was one of the better feel-good stories of the Detroit Lions for the past few years, but he’ll be playing...
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Join Pride of Detroit’s official NCAA bracket pool!

Pride of Detroit (Mansur Shaheen) — Compete against the rest of the community to see who’s bracket reigns supreme! It’s that time of year again! Sunday, the NCAA’s selection committee released the full 68-team bracket for this...
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New Detroit Lions players get their jersey numbers

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Check out the new Lions jersey numbers. The first wave of the Detroit Lions free agency class has taken the next step towards being members of their new team. The Lions announced on Monday...
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Report: RB Spencer Ware to visit Detroit Lions on Monday

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — The Lions are seeking more running back depth, and it may put Theo Riddick’s future in doubt. The Detroit Lions may have re-signed running back Zach Zenner last week, but it appears they...
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Haloti Ngata announces retirement on top of a freakin’ mountain

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Haloti Ngata is the best. Former Detroit Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata is hanging up his cleats. The All Pro defensive tackle announced his retirement on Monday morning, and in...
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Detroit Lions still among top 10 in cap space

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — The Lions are still in great cap position for 2019. The Detroit Lions were one of the teams that made a pretty big splash in free agency’s opening week. Entering the week around 10th in cap...
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Open thread: Are you concerned about the Lions’ long-term cap plans?

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Are the Lions playing a dangerous game kicking the can down the road? If there’s a criticism to be had about the Detroit Lions ’ first week of free agency, it’s that they overspent on some of...
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Ask POD: Live free agency or die hard

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — We need your questions for our free agency Week 1 recap Week 1 of free agency is in the books, and it has already been a whirlwind. At this time last week, I was preaching caution to the ...
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Open thread: Which NFC North team won Week 1 of free agency?

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Which team helped themselves the most for the 2019 season? In the NFL, it’s not just about improving every offseason. Improvement is relative. If you only improve a little bit, but everyone...
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Lions re-sign CB Marcus Cooper

Pride of Detroit (John Whiticar) — The Lions added to their corner depth by bringing back Cooper. The Detroit Lions are bringing back a late addition from last season. Adam Caplan is reporting that the Lions will re-sign...
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Power ranking the Lions’ biggest needs after first wave free agency

Pride of Detroit (Hamza Baccouche) — The Lions plugged some major holes in the first wave of free agency. How do their positional needs stack up now? The Lions made some serious moves in the first wave of free agency—way more...
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Open thread: What is the Lions’ biggest strength?

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Where have the Lions improved most upon this offseason (already)? On Friday, we discussed what the team’s biggest needs were after the first wave of free agency. At the time of writing this, ...
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