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Why was the Rams Defense so Inconsistent Last Season?

At times, the Rams defense looked like the best unit in the league in 2014. They held Peyton Manning and the Broncos offense to 7 points in Week 11. 1,124 more words

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Lions won't say if they'll pick up Riley Reiff's fifth-year option

The Lions declined to exercise defensive tackle Nick Fairley’s $5 million-plus fifth-year team option for 2015 when given the opportunity to last offseason. Fairley is now a member of the Rams after the Lions declined to re-sign him. 216 more words

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Who was overpaid, underpaid, or just right?

Hi everyone! Sorry about the hiatus over the past three weeks. I had planned on posting every Sunday night, but, for some reason, that didn’t happen. 574 more words


Love And Loathe List For More NFL Free Agency Moves

One more elephant has landed with the Super Bowl champions, while two erratic Lions have been sent packing from The Motor City. Finally, one AFC team won’t challenge the New England Patriots for supremacy until they stop building around a quarterback who apparently wants to leave town. 1,399 more words


St. Louis Rams Setting Stage for Playoff Run

A lot has happened since the St. Louis Rams played their last playoff game. The Chicago White Sox ended their 88 year World Series drought. NBA super start Kevin Durant was still in high school. 722 more words

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New DT Tyrunn Walker: Lions ‘a perfect fit for me’

When Tyrunn Walker took his free-agent visit to the Lions last week, he said coaches assured him he wouldn’t be doing much two-gapping this fall. 693 more words


Fairley can make more than fifth-year option would have been

Last year, the Lions opted not to pick up the fifth-year option on defensive tackle Nick Fairley, believing that being in a contract year may get more production from him.   165 more words

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