1. Without Upgrades in Free Agency, the Pressure Is on Martin Mayhew in Draft

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  2. New DT Tyrunn Walker: Lions 'A Perfect Fit for Me'

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

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  3. Lions Host Georgia Running Back Todd Gurley

    Todd Gurley might be the best running back in this year's draft and the most likely candidate to break a streak of two-straight NFL Drafts that haven't seen a running back taken in the first round...

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  4. 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.....

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  5. Ranking Detroit Lions' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    Free agency isn't how you build a team. It's how you fill in the gaps between your draft classes or find that one piece needed to push your franchise over the edge. That's why the Detroit Lions haven't gone crazy...

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  6. Projecting How an Extension Might Work for New Detroit Lions DT Haloti Ngata

    Because Detroit Lions management declined to take questions last week, it's unclear whether the team views defensive tackle Haloti Ngata as a one-year stopgap solution or are interested in signing the nine-year veteran to an extension...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 1,753 reads 0 comments

  7. 'My Goal Was Always to Come Back'

    On Saturday mornings for most of the last five years, before every home game, Ndamukong Suh usually found himself at a back corner table in the Rugby Grille at the Townsend Hotel, not too far from his Birmingham home...

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  8. Suh's Gone, but Core of Lions' Defense Remains

    At the news conference Wednesday to introduce Ndamukong Suh as the Miami Dolphins ' $114-million man, the defensive tackle said something that was as true as it was prescient...

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  9. Detroit Lions' Haloti Ngata out to Prove He Can Play Without PEDs

    Haloti Ngata was picking up his 5-year-old son from school when Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh called with the news that he had been dealt...

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  10. Complete List of Detroit Lions' Performance Bonuses, Led by Rashean Mathis

    ALLEN PARK -- Rashean Mathis started all 17 games for the Detroit Lions . He defended nine passes and intercepted one.....

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  11. Jim Schwartz: Big Contract Won't Spoil Ndamukong Suh

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  12. OL Justin Blalock Leaves Detroit Without Deal

    Free-agent offensive guard Justin Blalock visited the Detroit Lions on Thursday and has apparently left without a deal...

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  13. Lions Sign Defensive Tackle Tyrunn Walker

    The Lions added more depth and talent along their defensive line with the signing of defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker to a one-year contract Thursday night. The deal is reportedly worth $1...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 1,219 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: Lions, DT Walker Agree on 1-Year Deal

    Per @SKiernan78, non-tendered DL Tyrunn Walker signs for 1-year, $1.75M w/ $750k bonus with # Lions . Played 28% of snaps. Had crazy interest...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 21 reads 0 comments

  15. Matt Prater's Contract Structure Minimizes Risk for Detroit Lions

    ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions , desperate for a reliable kicker in the middle of last season, took a risk signing Matt Prater. The veteran had previously been charged with two DUIs and placed in the league's substance abuse program...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 153 reads 0 comments

  16. Justin Blalock Slated for Lions Visit on Thursday

    The Rams and Lions have both been mentioned as possible landing spots for former Falcons guard Justin Blalock and it looks like the Lions will get first crack at bringing him onboard...

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  17. Haloti Ngata 'Alleviates a Lot of Concern' About Losing Ndamukong Suh

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  18. Detroit Lions' Draft Backup Plan for Potential Free-Agent Misses

    The Detroit Lions entered free agency with some holes and not a lot of available cash to fill them all. That's why the 2015 NFL draft will be so important to this team. Don't get me wrong...

    Brandon Alisoglu Written by Brandon Alisoglu about 1 month ago 12,148 reads 39 comments

  19. Haloti Ngata Would Like to Sign Extension with Detroit Lions

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  20. Details of Contract for Detroit Lions Backup Quarterback Kellen Moore

    The Detroit Lions locked up their quarterback room last week by re-signing Kellen Moore to a two-year deal and Moore made out pretty good for a player who has never dressed for a regular-season game...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 1,363 reads 0 comments

  21. Some Potential Day 2 Offensive Targets for Detroit Lions

    A lot of the top-flight players in free agency are now off the board, but the Detroit Lions showed there are more ways to get players by pulling off a trade for Haloti Ngata.....

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  22. Lions Look Ready to Move on from Nick Fairley

    The Detroit Lions appear ready to move on from Nick Fairley after telling at least two agents they are out of the running for the defensive tackle...

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  23. Lions' Defensive Coordinator Happy to Be Reunited with Haloti Ngata

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  24. Safety Isa Abdul-Quddus Heading Back to Lions

    Martin Mayhew said at the NFL combine that he wanted to make sure he added some special-teams players to help out during free agency.....

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  25. James Ihedigbo Happy to Reunite with His Former Teammate, Haloti Ngata

    James Ihedigbo knew the Detroit Lions were going to do something. After losing Ndamukong Suh -- the focal point of their defense last season -- the Lions had to make some sort of move to try and replace him...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 220 reads 0 comments