1. Fairley Has Surgery; Coach Jim Caldwell 'Not Certain' of Return Date

    While Ndamukong Suh made his much-anticipated return to the Lions ' offseason programs Tuesday, his fellow starting defensive tackle Nick Fairley was a surprise absence at the first day of organized team activities...

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  2. Fairley Sits out Lions' OTA Due to Procedure

    Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley was not at the team's OTA practice Tuesday due to a medical procedure...

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  3. Ndamukong Suh Back on Field for Detroit Lions

    Ndamukong Suh is back on the field with his teammates. Suh, the three-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle, took part in the Detroit Lions ' first organized team activity practice of the off-season today...

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  4. Detroit Lions WR Corey Fuller Hopes to Make the Team, Face Brother

    Detroit Lions wide receiver Corey Fuller had a message for his brother, Kyle, when he joined him in the green room for the first round of the NFL draft earlier this month...

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  5. Dominic Raiola Expects Ndamukong Suh Back, Welcomes Rookie Center

    Dominic Raiola wasn't surprised when the Detroit Lions drafted center Travis Swanson in the third round 10 days ago...

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  6. Projecting Detroit Lions' Most Heated Roster Battles

    As of May 19, there are currently 89 Detroit Lions on the roster. That number gets chopped almost in half, as only 53 will earn their Honolulu-blue jerseys for the regular season...

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  7. Lions' Versatile, Confident Rookie Eric Ebron Ready for Do-It-All Role

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  8. Lions Rookie Nate Freese Will Challenge Sam Martin for Kickoff Duties

    ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions hadn't spent a draft pick on a placekicker since 1992, when they took a guy named Jason Hanson out of Washington State. Only two teams took a kicker this year...

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  9. Debate: Which Late-Round Pick Will Make Biggest Impact?

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  10. Rookie Kicker Nate Freese Wants to Challenge for Lions' Kickoff Duties

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  11. Big Rookie OT Cornelius Lucas Has 'A Great Upside,'

    Lions quarterback James Franklin, who is 6-feet-2, had just stepped off the podium after speaking with reporters Sunday...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 2,219 reads 1 comments

  12. Lions Can't Give Up on Suh, No Matter the Price

    It's about to begin, ready or not, fair or not. You can gripe if you wish, but the prudent move is to withhold judgment on Ndamukong Suh until, you know, something actually happens...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 554 reads 0 comments

  13. Detroit Lions: Ranking Remaining Offseason Priorities

    The draft was fun, but between now and training camp is the dry season. There isn't a stitch of activity surrounding the Detroit Lions to overanalyze and grade. It's a tough time to be an NFL Featured Columnist...

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  14. Five Things Learned at Rookie Minicamp

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  15. Early Projections for Detroit Lions' Final 53-Man Roster

    After the 2014 NFL draft and signing several undrafted free agents, there are currently 89 Lions in Detroit's den. That number must be whittled down to 53 by the start of the season in September...

    Jeff Risdon Written by Jeff Risdon about 3 months ago 8,640 reads 63 comments

  16. Fuller Hoping Experience Lands Him Roster Spot

    A season ago, Corey Fuller felt like he had to eat everything. Already fast -- he originally went to college for track -- he felt like he needed to become bigger to try and complement his speed...

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  17. Linebacker Kyle Van Noy Getting Reps at Many Defensive Positions

    Kyle Van Noy did a little bit of everything on defense at BYU. He played linebacker and rushed the quarterback, dropped into coverage and even lined up occasionally on the defensive line...

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  18. NOTEBOOK: Freese and Hanson; Suh and OTA's and More

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  19. What to Expect from the New-Look 2014 Detroit Lions Offense

    New coach. New system. New weapons. Those are just a few things that describe the Detroit Lions offense next season...

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  20. Lions Could Shake Up the Quarterback Depth Chart

    The Lions are set with Matthew Stafford as the starting quarterback and Dan Orlovsky as the backup, but a change is possible in the third spot with a different athletic style than the Lions have had in recent seasons...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 months ago 1,207 reads 0 comments

  21. Mike Ditka: Lions Have All the Ingredients to Be 'Pretty Good'

    ESPN analyst and Super Bowl-winning coach Mike Ditka thinks the Lions have the pieces to contend in a tough NFC North in 2014...

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  22. Larry Webster: Breaking Down Detroit's Draft Pick

    Larry Webster III was a bit of a surprise selection when the Detroit Lions drafted him in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL draft. The defensive end from Bloomsburg , a D-II school in Pennsylvania, has only played football for two years...

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  23. Lions Sign Two More Rookies

    The Lions began their rookie minicamp today, but also took care of the business side of football with the signing of some rookie contracts...

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  24. First-Round Draft Pick Eric Ebron Just Taking It All in

    Eric Ebron was on the field Friday with the rest of the Lions rookies and qualifying second-year players during the first day of the weekend rookie minicamp...

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  25. Detroit Lions Uncertain Whether Chris Houston Will Be Ready for Camp

    Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell said today he doesn't know yet whether cornerback Chris Houston will be ready for the start of training camp after undergoing toe surgery earlier this week...

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