1. Former Lions LB, Kicker Wayne Walker Dies at Age 80

    Former Detroit Lions kicker and linebacker Wayne Walker died on Friday at the age of 80. Per Bill Dow of the Detroit Free Press , Walker was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2015 and was fighting the disease until his death...

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  2. Jarrad Davis, Detroit Lions Agree to Rookie Contract

    The Detroit Lions and rookie linebacker Jarrad Davis came to terms on a contract on Friday, according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press . Birkett noted Davis' rookie deal covers four years for $10...

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  3. Lions Hall of Famer Yale Lary Dies at Age 86

    Detroit Lions legend and Pro Football Hall of Famer Yale Lary died on Friday at the age of 86. Lary's death was announced by the Pro Football Hall of Fame, with president and ...

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  4. Lions Deny Reports Ezekiel Ansah Is 29 Years Old, Not 27

    The Detroit Lions released a statement Tuesday disputing reports by the Ghana News Agency and GhanaQuest that identified edge rusher Ezekiel Ansah as 29 years old...

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  5. Ziggy Ansah Says He'll Consult Ndamukong Suh Ahead of Free Agency

    In a move that will likely elicit a level of panic among Detroit Lions fans, defensive end Ezekiel "Ziggy" Ansah said Tuesday he plans to speak with Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh about his future in the Motor City...

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  6. Haloti Ngata Underwent Neurological Testing Before Deciding to Return

    Detroit Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata opted to undergo neurological testing earlier this offseason before deciding to return for the 2017 season. Per Nate Atkins of MLive...

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  7. Eric Ebron Says He Was 'Pretty Destroyed' by Injuries During Last Season

    Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron revealed to Kyle Meinke of MLive.com on Thursday that he was affected by injuries for much of the 2016 season...

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  8. Eric Ebron's 5th-Year Contract Option Picked Up by Lions

    The Detroit Lions announced Tuesday that they have picked up the fifth-year option on tight end Eric Ebron 's contract. Per SI.com , Ebron will earn $5.194 million in 2018...

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  9. Brad Kaaya Selected by Lions: Twitter Reacts to End of Miami QB's Fall in Draft

    The long wait for quarterback Brad Kaaya to find a home ended when the Detroit Lions selected with the 215th pick in the 2017 NFL draft...

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  10. Brad Kaaya NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for Detroit Lions' Pick

    Combine Results Height Weight 40 Time Hand Size 3-Cone 6'4" 214 lbs N/A 9 3/4" N/A POSITIVES A three-year ...

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  11. Jeremiah Ledbetter NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for Detroit Lions' Pick

    Measurables Height Weight 40 Time Arm Length Hand Size 3-Cone 6'3 1/8" 280 lbs 4.78s 34 1/4" 10" 7...

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  12. Michael Roberts NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for Detroit Lions' Pick

    Combine/Pro Day Results Height Weight 40 Time 3-Cone Short Shuttle 6'4 1/2" 270 lbs 4.81s 7.05s 4...

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  13. Jalen Reeves-Maybin NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report for Detroit Lions' Pick

    Measurables Height Weight 40 Time Arm Length 3-Cone 6'0 3/8" 230 lbs INJ 32 1/4" INJ POSITIVES A two-year ...

    Matt  Miller Written by Matt Miller about 4 months ago 8,015 reads 0 comments

  14. Teez Tabor to Lions: Twitter Reacts as CB Is Selected in 2017 NFL Draft

    Former Florida cornerback Teez Tabor was selected with the 53rd pick by the Detroit Lions in the 2017 NFL draft, giving the team an exciting cornerback prospect...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 1,540 reads 0 comments

  15. Jarrad Davis NFL Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for Lions Rookie

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  16. Jarrad Davis to Lions: Twitter Reacts as LB Is Selected in 2017 NFL Draft

    Linebacker Jarrad Davis learned he will don the uniform for the Detroit Lions after he was the 21st pick in the 2017 NFL draft. Davis had a steady ascent to becoming one of the top prospects in this year's draft class...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 18,448 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 Detroit Lions Schedule: Full Listing of Dates, Times and TV Info

    Coming off a playoff appearance last season, expectations have been raised for the Detroit Lions in 2017. The franchise is still seeking its first postseason win since 1991, adding to the pressure on head coach Jim Caldwell to keep the momentum going...

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  18. Stephen Tulloch Will Retire After 11 Seasons in NFL

    Former Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch will retire from the NFL , the team announced Tuesday. The 11-year veteran will have an official press conference Thursday at the Lions facility...

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  19. Lions' Golden Tate Credits Cutting Back on Chipotle for Weight Loss

    In a stunning turn of events, a man has slimmed down by consuming less fast food. Detroit Lions wide receiver Golden Tate , officially listed at 197 pounds on NFL.com , said he has shed some fat by replacing Chipotle with home-cooked meals...

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  20. Matthew Stafford Says He 'Would Love' Contract Extension with Lions

    As he gets set to enter the final year of his contract, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford expressed his desire Tuesday to come to terms on a long-term deal...

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  21. Detroit Lions Unveil New Jerseys for 2017 Season

    Fans of the Detroit Lions will be able to pick up some new threads ahead of the 2017 NFL season. The team unveiled new uniforms during an event at Ford Field on Thursday, ...

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  22. NFL1000: Detroit Lions 2017 NFL Draft Preview

    The 2016 Lions were certainly thrilling, but hardly consistent, and their late-season collapse was a disappointment for everybody involved...

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  23. Matthew Stafford, Detroit Lions Discussing Contract Extension

    Detroit Lions general manager Bob Quinn confirmed talks about a potential contract extension for franchise quarterback Matthew Stafford ...

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  24. Theo Riddick Reportedly Had Surgery on Wrists to Repair Season-Ending Injury

    Detroit Lions running back Theo Riddick underwent surgery on both of his wrists last season, the Detroit Free Press ' Dave Birkett reported Sunday. Riddick appeared in 10 games last year, running for 357 yards and a touchdown...

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  25. T.J. Lang, Lions Agree to 3-Year Contract

    Offensive lineman T.J. Lang has spent his entire career with the Green Bay Packers , but that will change in the 2017 season. On Sunday, Lang's agent announced the offensive lineman signed a three-year deal with the Detroit Lions ...

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