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Lions shorthanded at tight end, but it may not change offense much

The Lions have five tight ends on their roster, but they could very well have just two available for Sunday’s game against the Falcons in London. 280 more words

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Caldwell Not Optimistic That Fauria, Ebron Will Play; Pettigrew Iffy

By Ashley Dunkak
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CBS DETROIT – Detroit Lions tight ends Brandon Pettigrew, Joe Fauria and Eric Ebron did not practice Wednesday and Thursday, and at least in the portion of practice open to media, injuries kept the trio sidelined Friday as well. 461 more words

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No Wednesday practice for Calvin Johnson

Lions receiver Calvin Johnson has made the business trip to London.  But Lions fans will derive no pleasure from the news that Johnson still isn’t practicing. 160 more words

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Detroit Lions Week 7 Fantasy Analysis

Week 7 – vs NO – W 24-23

QB: Stafford a good game but blocking hurt a little.  Was really on target but receivers failed to make a few plays at times.  142 more words

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Lions Sign Former Michigan State Tight End Kellen Davis

By Ashley Dunkak
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CBS DETROIT – The Detroit Lions made several personnel moves Monday before leaving for London. The Lions signed tight end Kellen Davis to give them some depth at the position, which has been ravaged by injuries.  143 more words

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Lions sign TE Jordan Thompson from practice squad

With two of their top three tight ends hurting, the Lions dipped into their practice squad for help.

The club promoted first-year tight end Jordan Thompson to the roster on Saturday, the team’s website reported. 107 more words

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Joseph Fauria listed as out, Eric Ebron doubtful

The Lions might be without both Joseph Fauria and Eric Ebron against the Saints in week 7.  The Lions have brought up practice squad tight end Jordan Thompson to add with their only healthy tight end Brandon Pettigrew.

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