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Lions GM Martin Mayhew expects quiet trade deadline

NFL.com Martin Mayhew has some big questions to answer about some important players soon, but the Detroit Lions general manager is putting out a conservative vibe as the trade deadline approaches.
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Lions GM Martin Mayhew mum on Megatron's future

NFL.com (Orr, Conor) — Martin Mayhew has some big questions to answer about some important players soon, but the Detroit Lions general manager is putting out a conservative vibe as the trade deadline approaches.
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Injury roundup: Reggie Bush (ankle) misses practice

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — Lions running back Reggie Bush sat out Thursday's practice with an ankle injury after seeing limited work on Wednesday. Will he be healthy enough to suit up against the Falcons on Sunday?
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Calvin Johnson back running, feeling healthy in London

NFL.com (Orr, Conor) — Should the Detroit Lions wait a week to bring back Calvin Johnson, or will they risk it against the Falcons in London? Johnson, for his part, sounds like a player intent on trying to play Sunday.
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Injury roundup: Calvin Johnson to travel with Lions

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Calvin Johnson missed the past two games with an ankle injury. The Detroit Lions receiver will fly with the team to London with the team giving him a chance of suiting up against the Falcons.
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Golden Tate: Game-changing touchdown 'like a dream'

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Golden Tate has put the Detroit Lions' offense on his shoulders amid the absence of Calvin Johnson. The wide receiver analogized his 73-yard touchdown reception Sunday to being in a state of...
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Lions could sit Calvin Johnson until Week 10

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Lions coach Jim Caldwell didn't rule out the possibility of sitting out injured wide receiver Calvin Johnson through the team's Week 9 bye. How can Detroit weather the storm without its best...
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Detroit Lions could sit Calvin Johnson until Week 10

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Lions coach Jim Caldwell didn't rule out the possibility of sitting out injured wide receiver Calvin Johnson through the team's Week 9 bye. How can Detroit weather the storm without its best...
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Nick Fairley: Detroit Lions can be best defense ever

NFL.com (Orr, Conor) — The Detroit Lions' defense is riding high, and after an eight-sack performance Sunday, defensive tackle Nick Fairley bestowed some lofty praise usually reserved for the most legendary of groups.
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Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush unlikely to play for Lions

NFL.com (Orr, Conor) — The Lions will be without their top two weapons when they take on the Vikings on Sunday, as Calvin Johnson and Reggie Bush are both unlikely to play. Will Detroit be able to still stay competitive...
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Calvin Johnson, Reggie Bush both out for Lions

NFL.com (Orr, Conor) — The Lions will be without their top two weapons when they take on the Vikings on Sunday, as Calvin Johnson and Reggie Bush are both out. Will Detroit be able to still stay competitive in Week 6?
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Calvin Johnson: I will need 'a lot of treatment' to play

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell sounds prepared to rest Calvin Johnson if necessary this weekend. Johnson isn't ready to accept that fate.
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Lions to sign former Broncos kicker Matt Prater

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — After releasing kicker Alex Henery on Monday following a short-lived and lackluster performance, the Detroit Lions will sign Matt Prater, himself released by the Broncos last week.
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Detroit Lions sign Matt Prater to one-year deal

NFL.com (Sessler, Marc) — After releasing kicker Alex Henery on Monday following a short-lived and lackluster performance, the Detroit Lions signed Matt Prater, himself released by the Broncos last week, to a one-year deal.
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Calvin Johnson frustrated with use as Lions decoy

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — Ian Rapoport reported that after two games as a glorified decoy, Detroit Lions star wide receiver Calvin Johnson is frustrated playing that role. What is Megatron's likely availability for Week 6?
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Calvin Johnson frustrated with playing through injury

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — Ian Rapoport reported that after two games as a glorified decoy, Detroit Lions star wide receiver Calvin Johnson is frustrated. What is Megatron's likely availability for Week 6?
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Lions' Calvin Johnson unlikely to play vs. Vikings

NFL.com (Hanzus, Dan) — An injured ankle has slowed Calvin Johnson over the last few weeks. Could the Detroit Lions be without their standout wide receiver against the Minnesota Vikings?
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Lions cut kicker Alex Henery after missed field goals

NFL.com (Rosenthal, Gregg) — Alex Henery has had a rough go in 2014. After being cut by the Eagles at the end of the preseason, Henery signed with Detroit, only to miss four of five field goals and get released a second time.
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Eric Ebron 'zombified' by mental aspect of NFL

NFL.com (Patra, Kevin) — Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron will see his role increase in the coming weeks. The rookie said he's battling the mental rigors of the NFL that can turn a player into a zombie, mentally.
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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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Blog Articles

Lions vs. Falcons: Game time, TV schedule, online streaming, odds, announcers and more

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — The Detroit Lions do battle with the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday morning. Here's everything you need to know. After rallying to beat the New Orleans Saints last week, the Detroit Lions have...
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Saturday 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 Saturday, October 25 for Indiana

Detoit Free Press Winning Indiana lottery numbers for drawings of Saturday, October 25
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Lottery results for Saturday, October 25 for Ohio

Detoit Free Press Winning Ohio lottery numbers for drawings of Saturday, October 25
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Lottery results for Saturday, October 25 for Michigan

Detoit Free Press Winning Michigan lottery numbers for drawings of Saturday, October 25
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Are the Lions changing their culture?

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Jerry Mallory takes a look at if the Detroit Lions have started changing their culture.
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On Paper: Detroit Lions vs. Atlanta Falcons (London edition!)

Pride of Detroit (Jeremy Reisman) — Previewing the Detroit Lions' first-ever game in London, which will come against the struggling Atlanta Falcons. The Detroit Lions (5-2) and Atlanta Falcons (2-5) face off this week in London...
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Jim Caldwell's quotes from Friday

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — A recap of Jim Caldwell's comments from Friday. Below is a look at what Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell had to say on Friday. (Quotes provided by the Lions .) Opening statement: "It's...
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Lions-Falcons injury report: Reggie Bush doubtful for Sunday

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Reggie Bush is unlikely to play on Sunday for the Detroit Lions, but there's a chance that Calvin Johnson could return. It appears that the Detroit Lions are once again going to be down several...
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Fixing the offense should be Lions' top priority during upcoming bye week

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — What adjustments will the Detroit Lions need to make during their upcoming bye week to ensure they stay in the playoff hunt? It all starts with the offense. This week's question from ...
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Lions notes: Ziggy Ansah makes most of trip to London

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Lions notes looks at Ziggy Ansah, where the team practiced this week and much more. Ziggy Ansah has certainly made the most of the Detroit Lions ' trip to England. Ziggy Ansah said he took a...
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Friday 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 Friday, October 24 for Indiana

Detoit Free Press Winning Indiana lottery numbers for drawings of Friday, October 24
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Lottery results for Friday, October 24 for Michigan

Detoit Free Press Winning Michigan lottery numbers for drawings of Friday, October 24
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Lottery results for Friday, October 24 for Ohio

Detoit Free Press Winning Ohio lottery numbers for drawings of Friday, October 24
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Week 8 NFL picks against the spread: London calls for some football

Pride of Detroit (Brian Packey) — Here are your Week 8 NFL picks against the spread. Hiya, the Detroit Lions are in London for a business trip, American football, which means I'm obligated to embed the following movie clip...
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Thursday night open thread: Chargers at Broncos

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Chat about Thursday night's matchup between the San Diego Chargers and Denver Broncos. For more on this game, check out Bolts From the Blue and Mile High Report .
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Things of that nature: In praise of Teryl Austin

Pride of Detroit (Christopher Tomke) — The Detroit Lions' defensive talent has largely stayed the same, but the output is a far cry from past seasons. It's time to celebrate the team's most vital offseason addition: Teryl Austin. I...
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Jim Caldwell's quotes from Thursday

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — A recap of Jim Caldwell's comments from Thursday. Below is a look at what Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell had to say on Thursday. (Quotes provided by the Lions .) Opening Statement: ...
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Lions injury report: Calvin Johnson practices again

Pride of Detroit (Sean Yuille) — Calvin Johnson's chances of playing on Sunday seem to be improving with him practicing for a second straight day. Coming into this week, the thinking was that the Detroit Lions would sit wide...
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