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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. 1,235 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

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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. 414 more words


Heading into contract year, Nick Fairley drops 27 pounds

When the Lions declined to pick up the fifth-year option on defensive tackle Nick Fairley’s contract, they said it was because they wanted to motivate him to work harder heading into a contract year. 246 more words

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Lions take a look at veteran Derek Landri

For veterans not on a 90-man NFL roster at the moment, it’s a matter of getting in wherever you can.

And for journeyman defensive tackle Derek Landri, that might be Detroit. 124 more words

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