1. Detroit Lions' Biggest Preseason Disappointments so Far

    Disappointments are a part of life and football. Not every OTA stud is going to look like the next Rod Woodson once the action goes live, and one-year preseason wonders can get exposed when the pressure starts to mount...

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  2. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 3 of Preseason

    The preseason is like the first month of a college course. There aren't any tests. Assignments generally aren't too challenging...

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  3. 3 Problems the Detroit Lions Are Already Finding Solutions for

    No team can skate through an offseason and fix all of its problems. The salary cap mandates parity for all by poking holes in every franchise. The Detroit Lions are no exception...

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  4. 5 Detroit Lions in Need of Big Preseason Week 2 Performance

    The Detroit Lions ' focus next week will be getting the starters on track for the regular season. This week? Those first-teamers are looking at maybe two drives...

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  5. Making Call on the Detroit Lions' Hardest Remaining Cuts

    The unfortunate side effect of training camp is its temporary nature. The Detroit Lions have brought in over 90 guys who held contracts to play at least the 2015 season, but the ...

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  6. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' Likely Opening Game Starting Lineup

    The preseason is like a taste of honey when you've never had a cupcake. The season opener? That's a slice of pizza after a night spent out on the town with your college buddies...

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  7. Detroit Lions' Receiving Depth Chart Murky After Preseason Opener

    The Detroit Lions ' receiving depth chart is likely set at the top with Calvin Johnson, Golden Tate and Corey Fuller secure in their roles. The rest of the rotation, however, just got a little murkier...

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  8. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 2 of Training Camp

    The eve of the Detroit Lions ' first game in over seven months is a time for reflection. You should spend the buildup to the Thursday evening kickoff thinking about what this offseason has meant to you and everything you've learned...

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  9. Detroit Lions Training Camp: Week 2 Stock Report

    Last week's stock report was overwhelmingly positive for the big guns on offense, but things shifted the second week of the Detroit Lions training camp. It's mostly because the top of the roster is set...

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  10. What Ameer Abdullah's Strong Training Camp Means for Detroit Lions

    The Detroit Lions are trying their best to keep expectations in check regarding rookie running back Ameer Abdullah . But the man tasked with keeping opposing offenses under wraps isn't helping the cause...

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  11. How Detroit Lions' Offense, Defense Match Up with NFC North in 2015

    The road to the postseason is paved with divisional victories. For the Detroit Lions , that entails navigating the rather treacherous NFC North waters. The Lions are a stocked team...

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  12. Detroit Lions: What We've Learned Through Week 1 of Training Camp

    With the first week in the bag, the Detroit Lions have a lot to feel good about. Of course, there are still a few questions to be answered...

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  13. Detroit Lions Training Camp: Week 1 Stock Report

    It's safe to say that everything we need to know about the Detroit Lions and their key players has been laid before us in the first week of training camp. Or not. I'm cool with either direction you want to take...

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  14. Lions 2015 Preview: Complete Detroit Guide for Preseason, Season

    The sweet sounds of guttural "huts" are bouncing off the bleachers at Allen Park as the Detroit Lions have begun their final preparations for the 2015 NFL season...

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  15. Detroit Lions: 5 Players Under Most Pressure to Perform This Preseason

    The anticipation for the Detroit Lions season is building with the kickoff of training camp. It's also ramped up the pressure for five players either on the cusp of the playing rotation or the roster...

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  16. Predicting Detroit Lions' First Wave of Roster Cuts

    September's first dawn will be filled with handwringing and an unhealthy obsession with Twitter for a lot of players. They'll be biding their time by checking the latest rumors until their teams have to cut their rosters down to 75 men ( 4 p...

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  17. Complete Detroit Lions Training Camp Preview

    The Detroit Lions love to make their fans wait. It's been 14 years since the franchise last recorded a playoff win...

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  18. Predicting Detroit Lions Training-Camp Standouts

    As you're reading this, rookies and a few veterans are milling about Allen Park. It's (almost) finally here! It's been over a month since the Detroit Lions have done anything on the field together...

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  19. Why Ryan Broyles Has Everything to Prove in Detroit Lions' Training Camp

    One player doesn't make a training camp successful, but one training camp has the power to define a career. For the Detroit Lions , it's Ryan Broyles who must put it all on the line next month...

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  20. Why 2015 May Be Detroit Lions' Best Chance to Put All the Pieces Together

    A confluence of events isn't conspiring to make the Detroit Lions champions. But there are a set of circumstances that have arisen to makes 2015 Detroit's best chance to win a Super Bowl as opposed to any following year...

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  21. Detroit Lions: Grading the Strength of Every Position Unit Before Camps Begin

    Every day and every article brings the start of training camp—and the season—closer. It's beautiful. And frustrating. I've found that I'll do anything to pass the time...

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  22. How Does Detroit Lions Coaching Staff Rank in the NFC North?

    Coaching can change everything. The Detroit Lions went from a middle-of-the-pack defense (23.5 points allowed per game in 2013) to a top-tier unit last year (17.6) with largely the same talent...

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  23. Predicting the Winners of the Detroit Lions' Biggest Training-Camp Battles

    The Detroit Lions are boring. There won't be any national spots on their intense quarterback competition. None of their position battles landed in Peter King's 10 best storylines of the summer ...

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  24. Detroit Lions Training Camp: 5 Early Storylines to Watch

    The Detroit Lions are the last team to open training camp for a couple reasons. For one, head coach Jim Caldwell is a players' coach. He does everything possible to make his players comfortable, and everybody loves a day off...

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  25. Breaking Down Detroit Lions' DE Rotation and Depth Chart

    A quick glance at the Detroit Lions ' defensive ends sees two returning starters and a reserve unit that's only missing one player. Yet there's something familiar when you look a little deeper...

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