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Mel Kiper doesn't see Detroit Lions having many left tackle options at No. 23

Mel Kiper doesn't see Detroit Lions having many left tackle options at No. 23 The Detroit Lions have expressed a willingness to move starting left tackle Riley Reiff to the opposite side of the offensive line next season, but only if they have a better blindside option on the roster. The team is unlikely to […]

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Detroit Lions DT Haloti Ngata, now 31 years old, still at the height of his game according to coaches

He became a bona fide star at the position during his nine seasons in Baltimore. Ravens coach John Harbaugh referred to him as “iconic” several times during the NFL owners meetings this week. But just what kind of player are the Lions getting? Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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Why Miami was determined to outbid Detroit Lions for Ndamukong Suh, with some help from his old strength coach

The Lions eventually offered $ 102 million — a record payday — but not until around the start of the negotiating period. By that time, Suh’s best move was to see what kind of money he could fetch on the open market. By Sunday — two days before teams are allowed to offer a formal […]

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Detroit Lions unlikely to see any compensatory draft picks in 2015

Detroit Lions unlikely to see any compensatory draft picks in 2015 Each year, the NFL awards 32 compensatory draft picks to teams who lost better quality free agents than they signed the previous offseason. The Detroit Lions have benefited the past two years, scoring an extra fourth- and seventh-round selection in … Full News here […]

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Detroit Lions: Updated Draft Big Board After 1st Wave of Free Agency

Detroit Lions: Updated Draft Big Board After 1st Wave of Free Agency While all eyes were on the hurricane of free agency, the smart teams were putting together their big boards. Considering general manager Martin Mayhew's patience and restraint, the Detroit Lions must have been busy evaluating the incoming prospects. Full News here – Read […]

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Reports: Mathis signs two-year deal with Lions

Pro Football Talk reports that cornerback Rashean Mathis has returned to Detroit on a two-year deal worth $ 3.5 million. Full News here – Sports | WXYZ

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Reports: Mathis signs two-year deal with Lions

Pro Football Talk reports that cornerback Rashean Mathis has returned to Detroit on a two-year deal worth $ 3.5 million. Full News here – Sports | WXYZ

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Detroit Lions still have work to do to replace lost snaps at defensive tackle

Detroit Lions still have work to do to replace lost snaps at defensive tackle The Detroit Lions played 982 defensive snaps last year, meaning with goal line and short-yardage packages, the team required approximately 2,000 defensive tackle reps. And with the departure of Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley, as well as the up-in-air … Full News […]

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Mock draft: Lions take Stanford OT Andrus Peat

Mock draft: Lions take Stanford OT Andrus Peat "At least in his rookie season, there will be times when Peat turns in some ugly pass-blocking against speed guys off the edge. Overall, though, he's a franchise left tackle waiting to happen. Thanks to Riley Reiff, Detroit could even have the luxury … Full News here […]

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Falcons OG Justin Blalock visiting Lions

Falcons OG Justin Blalock visiting Lions The Detroit Lions had one of the worst running games in the NFL last year, and they're looking for help for their offensive line to fix that. Two months ago, the team informed longtime center Dominic Raiola that he wouldn't return for a 15th season in … Full News […]

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What’s left for Detroit Lions as free agent market thins out

The Detroit Lions entered free agency with obvious needs at defensive tackle, guard, tailback, cornerback and receiver. Three days later, and with most of the top players already off the market, they have needs at … defensive tackle, guard, tailback, cornerback and receiver Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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Analysis: How matching Ndamukong Suh’s contract would have impacted Detroit Lions’ future salary caps

Suh’s cap hit in 2015 is actually less than Haloti Ngata’s, but the figures balloon in 2016 and 2017, which would have significantly limited the Lions’ future flexibility. Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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Detroit Lions: Haloti Ngata ‘alleviates a lot of concern’ about losing Ndamukong Suh

Suh is a Hall of Fame-type talent who is in the prime of his career. He was the Lions’ best defensive player in who-knows-how-long. But the Lions are confident that acquiring Ngata in a trade with the Baltimore Ravens will help mitigate the loss of Suh. Full News here – Ann Arbor mobile sports

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Kellen Moore's contract suggests Detroit Lions will keep 3 quarterbacks next

Kellen Moore's contract suggests Detroit Lions will keep 3 quarterbacks next … ALLEN PARK — The contract figures for Kellen Moore's two-year deal with the Detroit Lions came out Wednesday morning and they give an indication about the team's future plans at the quarterback position. According to the Detroit Free Press, the Lions … Full […]

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Lions trade for Ravens DT Haloti Ngata

The Lions acquired five-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Haloti Ngata in a trade with the Baltimore Ravens on Tuesday. Full News here – Sports | WXYZ

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