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    • 6:09 PM, Jul. 23, 2014

    Lions training camp position previews: Offensive line

    The Lions' offensive line was one of the biggest question marks entering last season, but after giving up the second fewest sacks, it looks like a point of strength this year.

    • 6:10 PM, Jul. 23, 2014
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    Lions' Ziggy Ansah, Golden Tate, TJ Jones will start camp on PUP list

    Defensive end Ziggy Ansah, and wide receivers Golden Tate and TJ Jones, will not be on the field when Lions' training camp begins Monday.

    • 11:26 AM, Jul. 23, 2014
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    Tony Dungy: Michael Sam story isn't about my faith

    Former NFL coach Tony Dungy responded to criticism Wednesday that he was being hypocritical by saying he would not have drafted gay football player Michael Sam.

    • 1:14 AM, Jul. 23, 2014
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    Lions training camp position previews: Defensive line

    Despite two lackluster seasons statistically, the Lions' strength on defense will again be up front, and as new coordinator Teryl Austin installs his new scheme, increased blitzes could lead to improves stats.

    • 10:33 AM, Jul. 23, 2014
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    Lions rookie QB James Franklin hopes prep time pays off with roster spot

    During the Lions' offseason program, undrafted quarterback James Franklin never had a chance to show what he could do during team drills.

    • 2:37 PM, Jul. 23, 2014
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    Fans invited to attend free Lions training camp practices July 30-31

    The Lions have announced two more training camp practices free and open to the public Wednesday, July 30 at Wayne State Stadium and Thursday, July 31 at the team's headquarters in Allen Park.

    • 11:29 AM, Jul. 23, 2014
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    Broncos owner giving up control because he has Alzheimer's

    Pat Bowlen is giving up control of the team because of Alzheimer's disease. The 70-year-old Bowlen will no longer be a part of the club's daily operations, the Broncos announced Wednesday. Team president Joe Ellis is adding the title of chief executive officer and will have final say on all matters.

    • 12:50 AM, Jul. 24, 2014
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    Wednesday's NFL roundup: Pats' Rob Gronkowski cleared to play

    That's welcome news to his teammates after a season in which Gronkowski played just seven regular-season games.

    • 11:57 PM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    TJ Jones, Lions rookies ready for camp kickoff: 'Football is life'

    While the next few weeks will be grueling with practice six days per week and daily meetings, sixth-round pick TJ Jones said he's excited for his first NFL camp.

    • 11:57 PM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    Lions training camp position previews: Linebackers

    With defensive coordinator Teryl Austin taking over, the Lions will be much more aggressive, and that likely means the linebackers will blitz much more than the past few seasons.

    • 11:57 PM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    Lions rookie Eric Ebron: I don't want to let Michigan down

    Being NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year might be the dream accomplishment for Lions first-round tight end Eric Ebron, but his goals for 2014 are related to the team and its fans more than his statistics.

    • 11:56 PM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    Tony Dungy explains context, timing of interview about Michael Sam

    On Tuesday, Dungy, a native of Jackson, Michigan, sought to bring clarification to his comments, including the full context and timing of his interview.

    • 11:34 AM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    Lions' Matthew Stafford drops three spots to No. 16 in Jaworski's QB rankings

    Ron Jaworski on Matthew Stafford: 'On talent alone he should be in the top 10 of this ranking, but I have to put him down at No. 16 because he missed too many throws.'

    • 1:31 PM, Jul. 21, 2014
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    Joique Bell tweets Lions will practice at Wayne State on July 30

    Bell may have spoiled a team secret about the site of one training camp practice. On Monday afternoon, Bell tweeted the Lions will hold a practice at Wayne State his alma mater on July 30, the third day of training camp.

    • 12:04 AM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    Lions running back Joique Bell's sister gets kidney transplant after 7-year wait

    Running back Joique Bell posted a photo on Instagram on Sunday showing that his older sister, Ambie Bell-Clayton, received a kidney transplant after a seven- ...

    • 10:26 PM, Jul. 20, 2014
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    Lions training camp position previews: Defensive backs

    Even before the Lions released cornerback Chris Houston, the secondary looked like it would again be the Achilles heel of the defense in 2014.

    • 12:07 AM, Jul. 22, 2014
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    Lions will wear patch to honor late owner William Clay Ford Sr.

    Lions players will wear a commemorative patch in 2014 to honor late owner William Clay Ford Sr., the team announced Monday.

    • 2:26 PM, Jul. 21, 2014
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    Lions 'fan plans' include tickets to two games, plus bowl game

    The Lions introduced four 'fan plans' that include tickets to at least one premium game this season, but the packages require the purchase of tickets to the ...

    • 6:41 PM, Jul. 21, 2014
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    Browns rookie QB Johnny Manziel has NFL's top-selling jersey

    The league said Monday that Manziel's No. 2 outsold all others from April 1 to July 17 on NFLShop.com. Manziel is followed on the list by three quarterbacks: ...

    • 12:43 AM, Jul. 21, 2014
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    Rams LB Jo-Lonn Dunbar, NBA player Donte Green arrested after fight

    A Miami Beach police detective says the athletes got into a fight with each other outside the club.

    • 5:32 PM, Jul. 18, 2014
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    Lions land WR Reese Wiggins off waivers

    The New England Patriots signed Wiggins as an undrafted free agent out of East Carolina this year but waived him Thursday.

    • 2:13 PM, Jul. 18, 2014
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    Rocker Jon Bon Jovi part of group eyeing Bills, sources tell AP

    Three people who have reviewed documents concerning the sale of the Buffalo Bills say a Toronto group that includes rocker Jon. The group has retained the ...

    • 5:51 PM, Jul. 18, 2014
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    Friday's NFL roundup: Former players sue union over concussions

    Former NFL players Christian Ballard and Gregory Westbrooks are suing the union for not providing accurate information about the risk of head injuries. The ...

    • 1:39 PM, Jul. 18, 2014
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    NFL to limit draft evaluations of underclassmen

    Concerned about the record 107 underclassmen who applied for this year's draft, and with 37 of them not selected, the league's College Advisory Committee ...

    • 7:39 PM, Jul. 17, 2014
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    Lions' Eric Ebron changes Twitter bio from 'tight end' to 'pass catcher'

    Within the past few days, the Lions' first-round pick changed his Twitter biography from 'Tight End For The Detroit Lions' to 'Pass Catcher For The Detroit ...

    • 7:33 PM, Jul. 17, 2014
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    Lions sign former Falcons guard Garrett Reynolds

    Atlanta released Reynolds in February to save nearly $1 million in salary cap space. Reynolds also visited the Tennessee Titans and Dallas Cowboys in free ...

    • 7:21 PM, Jul. 17, 2014
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    Lions ranked No. 44 among world's most valuable sports franchises

    The top 50 list is dominated by NFL teams, though soccer clubs occupy four of the top 10, including No. 1 Manchester United ($2.23 billion) and No. 2 Real ...

    • 10:49 PM, Jul. 17, 2014
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    Thursday's NFL roundup: Central Michigan's Joe Staley gets new deal with 49ers

    Staley's extension is the latest move in a busy offseason that has seen some of San Francisco's biggest offensive contributors get new deals and others take ...

    • 9:49 PM, Jul. 16, 2014
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    Wednesday's NFL roundup: Lions sign Southfield RB George Winn

    Quarterback Kyle Orton was released Wednesday by the Dallas Cowboys, an expected move after Tony Romo's backup was a no-show during offseason workouts.

    • 4:47 PM, Jul. 16, 2014
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    Dance instructor makes Saints cheerleading team at age 40

    She hadn't done splits and high kicks in years, but 40-year-old dance instructor Kriste Lewis set a lofty goal to try out for the New Orleans Saints ...

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