1. Detroit Lions' Week 2 Projections: Analyzing the Impact of Detroit's Big 3

    A Week 1 opening-day victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was vastly significant to the growth and structure of the Detroit Lions ...

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  2. Lions vs. Buccaneers Preview: Detroit's Powerful D-Line Must Pressure Bucs QB

    There are a multitude of variables that you have to consider when analyzing the Detroit at Tampa Bay Week 1 matchup this Sunday...

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  3. Fantasy Football 2011: Musts, Trusts and Busts (Week 1)

    The first MTB fantasy football article I wrote back on June 1st was comprised of some pretty serious projections, especially for an article written during the darkness that was the NFL lockout...

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  4. Lions vs. Buccaneers Analysis: Has Detroit's Defense Improved Enough?

    For the Detroit Lions , 2010’s 23-20 overtime victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers meant the end of the longest road losing streak in the history of the National Football League...

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  5. Nate Burleson: Update on the Lions WR's Injured Elbow (with Picture)

    Initially, the injury to Nate Burleson ’s elbow occurred last season in a regular-season game against the Dallas Cowboys on November 21. In that game, Burleson pulled in seven receptions for 97 yards and a score...

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  6. Ndamukong Suh: Has the Powerful Detroit Lions DT Gone Too Far?

    After only one full season and a handful of preseason games, has Ndamukong Suh crossed the threshold into being labeled a dirty player? In a word, no...

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  7. Detroit Lions Preseason 2011: There Is a Sense of Legitimacy in Dominant Victory

    As a Detroit Lions fan now living in Indiana, I am consistently faced with a considerable amount of ridicule due to my allegiance to the Honolulu Blue and Silver...

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  8. Detroit Lions: Where Do Matthew Stafford and Co. Rank in the NFC North in 2011?

    When analyzing the individual talent in the NFC North’s black-and-blue division, you have to consider a multitude of things...

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  9. Detroit Lions Training Camp 2011: Analyzing the Growth of No. 1 RB Jahvid Best

    Game-breaking potential has been the most commonly used term when describing Lions running back Jahvid Best ...

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  10. 3 Reasons Detroit Lions Rookie Nick Fairley's Injury Isn't Cause for Alarm

    Verified by detroitlions.com , the team has released a statement regarding the current status of Nick Fairley’s surgically repaired foot. Said statement reads as follows, “The examination of Nick Fairley’s foot today by Dr...

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  11. NFL Free Agency 2011: Analyzing the Current State of the Detroit Lions Secondary

    In acquiring Stephen Tulloch and Justin Durant via free agency, the Lions look as if they have shored up any concerns regarding the middle and outside linebacker positions...

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  12. NFL Free Agency : Detroit Lions GM Martin Mayhew Turns Weakness into Strength

    Lost in the frenzy that was the Stephen Tulloch signing was the signing of another key component of Detroit’s defense in 2011: the signing of cornerback Chris Houston ...

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  13. NFL Free Agency 2011: Stephen Tulloch and the Detroit Lions Come to Terms

    Early reports from Twitter have the Detroit Lions finally coming to terms with former Tennessee Titans linebacker Stephen Tulloch ...

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  14. Asante Samuel: 5 Reasons Why the Detroit Lions Should Trade for CB

    The acquisitions of Nnamdi Asomugha and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie by the Philadelphia Eagles suddenly make 2010 Pro Bowl cornerback Asante Samuel expendable...

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  15. NFL Free Agency 2011: Why the Lions Should Make a Play for CB Carlos Rogers

    The Washington Redskins made Auburn University standout Carlos Rogers the ninth overall selection of the 2005 NFL draft. But in six seasons for the Redskins, he has only accumulated eight interceptions...

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  16. Roy Williams' Decision to Sign with Chicago Bears Makes Him Public Enemy No. 1

    The Detroit Lions made the former Texas University standout Roy Williams the seventh-overall selection in the 2004 NFL draft...

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  17. Detroit Lions Free Agency 2011: With Durant Agreeing to Terms, Who's Next?

    Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Justin Durant has agreed in terms to a two-year contract with the Detroit Lions . Durant is a 6’1, 240 pound freakish athlete with a propensity to locate and hammer the ball carrier...

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  18. NBA Trade Rumors: 5 Reasons OJ Mayo Would Be an Impact Player for the Pacers

    Former University of Southern California superstar O.J. Mayo is a coachable, prolific sharpshooting, aggressive guard with a high basketball IQ. So why would the Memphis Grizzles openly shop O...

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  19. Ranking the National Football League's Top 5 Recievers of All-Time

    If I were to say, who are the top 5 wide receivers of the modern era, who would you say? Whatever your opinion may be, one name should immediately come to mind in regards to number one...

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  20. Detroit Lions Starting LT Jeff Backus Tears Pectoral Muscle

    It has been reported by the Detroit News that Lions offensive tackle Jeff Backus has suffered a pectoral injury. The injury is believed to be a partially torn muscle, and his status for the start of training camp is unknown at this time...

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  21. 2011 Free Agency: Former Red Wings Goaltender Ty Conklin Returns to Detroit

    For former Red Wings netminder Ty Conklin , the return to the Detroit means a return to relevance. Conklin was called upon on numerous occasions to fill in for a porous Chris Osgood ...

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  22. 2011 NFL Predictions: One Sure-Fire Pro Bowl Selection from Every NFL Team

    It’s not every year that every team in the National Football League sends one of its own to the Pro Bowl, but in 2011 there's a potential that every team could. For the sake of argument, let' s say they will...

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  23. Matthew Stafford: The Arrival of the Lion King

    Detroit Lions starting quarterback Matthew Stafford enters the 2011 season just as he did the 2010 season: A talent believed by many of being capable of becoming the next big name in football...

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  24. J.R. Smith to Detroit Pistons Could Mean Ressurection of the Bad Boys

    The signing of Detroit Pistons legend Bill Laimbeer as the team's new head coach was supposed to signify the return of the “Bad Boys.” Unfortunately for Laimbeer, Perry A...

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  25. NBA Free Agency 2011: Carl Landry to Indiana Pacers More Likely Than David West

    If you have concerned yourself with 2011’s NBA free-agency buzz then you are well aware of the list over at CBSSports.com ...

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