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Losing Fairley And Suh Would Be A Good Break From The Lions' Recent Past [BLOG]

By: Eric Thomas

Ndamukong Suh has said many times before that his focus is on the team and not him personally. If that’s his aim, he has certainly failed this off-season. 674 more words


Lions not optimistic about Suh deal

When the Lions passed on Pitt defensive tackle Aaron Donald with the 10th overall pick in the draft for yet another offensive weapon, their intention to keep defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh became even more obvious — especially since they decided not to pick up the fifth-year option on defensive tackle Nick Fairley in order to give him incentive to play harder this year (until he gets paid and can underachieve again).  256 more words

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Report: Detroit Lions ‘Not Optimistic’ about Ndamukong Suh’s Contract Extension

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From the beginning, Ndamukong Suh has said he wants to stay in Detroit long-term and the Detroit Lions have said they want Suh in Detroit long-term. 1,234 more words


Breakout Player Recap: Defensive Linemen

Like the past few positions I’ve recapped, defensive linemen have become more important with an emphasis on passing. Outside of a quarterback, there may not be a more essential position in the modern NFL. 729 more words


Ansah could be the key to the Lions' defense in 2014

If the Lions hope to make good on high internal expectations (at this point, it’s easier to list the players who haven’t declared that the team… 289 more words

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Eating Better, Sleeping Better, Fairley Feeling Good At OTAs

By Ashley Dunkak

ALLEN PARK (CBS DETROIT) – Nick Fairley was working out in hot, humid Houston when he got the call that the Detroit Lions would not be picking up his fifth-year option, a move that sends him to free agency after this season. 415 more words