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Detroit Lions waive 2, clearing way for UDFA haul
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The Detroit Lions waived two players on Tuesday, cutting ties with center Braxston Cave and tight end Casey Pierce. With a reported 12 undrafted free agents set to be signed later this week, the Lions had to release the two players to get to the 90-man …

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Will Detroit Lions keep 2 or 3 QBs? 'That's a discussion' for later
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The Detroit Lions have three quarterbacks on their roster, but general manager Bob Quinn isn't saying whether it'll stay that way. Quinn said after the draft Saturday that he does not have a preference when it comes to how many quarterbacks to carry …

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Antwione Williams ready to bring hard hat from Georgia Southern to Detroit Lions
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In the 2016 NFL draft, the Lions have found another player who embodies that attitude. Meet linebacker Antwione Williams. It's OK if you hadn't heard of Williams before Detroit selected him in the fifth round. His school, Georgia Southern, doesn't play …

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'Big Daddy' Chase Farris ready to rejoin Decker with Detroit Lions
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Chase Farris had to do something to take his mind of the NFL draft, so right around the time the sixth round started Saturday, he ordered a movie from Netflix. Almost immediately, his phone started buzzing with inquiries from NFL teams. None of the …

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NFL draft: Lions QB Jake Rudock (Michigan) stood out from the start
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As he experienced the pre-draft process leading up to his sixth-round selection by the Detroit Lions, Jake Rudock simply acted like himself. Which was enough to make the former Michigan quarterback different than many other prospects. All those red …

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2017 mock drafts expect Detroit Lions to miss playoffs, draft stud RB
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When it comes to the Detroit Lions, there are some themes to those projections, but none more prevalent than analysts expecting the team to not be good next season. None have Detroit as a playoff team and most have them selecting inside the top-10.

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Detroit Lions sign LB Zaviar Gooden
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Still in the market for linebacker help after last week's NFL draft, the Detroit Lions might have found some today. The Lions signed free agent linebacker Zaviar Gooden to a one-year deal. Gooden spent the 2013-14 seasons with the Tennessee Titans …

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Seidel: Bob Quinn tries to supersize the Detroit Lions
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There is one moment that I can't seem to forget. It happened last October in Minnesota. I was standing outside the Lions' locker room, and quarterback Matthew Stafford walked slowly, gingerly, down the hallway. Pain shot across his face and it looked …

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Report: Detroit Lions pick up $12.7 million option on Ezekiel Ansah
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ALLEN PARK — Ezekiel Ansah will be in Detroit for at least two more seasons. NFL Network is reporting the Lions have picked up the fifth-year option on their star defensive end, who was entering a contract year, ahead of today's 4 p.m. deadline. The …

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5 Detroit Lions on the hot seat after the NFL draft
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Roster turnover is a fact of life in the NFL, and with 10 new additions from this week's draft, the Detroit Lions have set themselves up for some serious roster competitions this fall. The Lions hit several areas of need with their picks, most notably …

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The York short: Detroit Lions, GOT, rogue turkey
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Tommy Kono competes in a weightlifting match between the U.S. team and a visiting Russian team in New York in 1958. Kono, who took up weightlifting in an internment camp for the Japanese and went on to win two Olympic gold medals for the United …

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