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  1. Join Josh Katzenstein for a live Lions chat at noon

    Lions training camp is underway, and beat reporter Josh has been taking it all in. Join him for a live chat at noon Thursday as he takes your comments and questions.

    • 9:12 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Wayne State hero Joique Bell comes home a Lion

    Home is Michigan, starting from his development at Benton Harbor High to his standout college career at Wayne State to his eventual return to the Lions in 2011.

    • 11:37 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Lions guard Larry Warford is OK after practice scare

    The Lions had a brief scare during training camp Wednesday night as second-year right guard Larry Warford limped off with an ankle injury, but after a couple minutes on the trainer's table, he returned to the practice at Wayne State's Tom Adams Field.

    • 5:35 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Lions' D pledges to keep the opposition guessing

    With new defensive coordinator Teryl Austin, the defense will be anything but predictable.

    • 3:45 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Rob Sims proud of Lions offensive line's rise

    Before Rob Sims joined the Lions four years ago, the offensive line was a bit shaky. To call it one of the weaker position groups on the team wouldn't have been a stretch.

    • 11:59 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Lions camp observations: Kickers pound uprights as competition intensifies

    Giorgio Tavecchio made all of six of his field goals, including a 48-yarder in the two-minute drill. Nate Freese went 4-for-6 after one of his 30-yard attempts was blocked and he missed his 48-yard try wide right.

    • 9:10 AM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Eric Ebron to play rookie season with Lions under mother's watchful eye

    Eric Ebron's fiancée Brittany Rountree won't be in Michigan this year as she finishes her senior year at North Carolina, but the Lions first-round pick will have a female roommate: his mom.

    • 1:30 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Oakland Raiders owner says he has talked with San Antonio

    Mark Davis confirmed he has met with San Antonio officials but declined to disclose whether he has any interest in relocating the franchise to Texas.

    • 4:51 PM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Tickets for Lions practice at Wayne State tonight all gone

    Lions fans hoping to show up at the last minute for tonight's training camp practice at Wayne State are out of luck.

    • 9:02 AM, Jul. 30, 2014
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    Lions expect No. 3 running back Theo Riddick to play key role

    It's fair to expect Riddick to have a lot more touches this season. At Notre Dame, Riddick played some slot receiver, so his versatility will provide the Lions another weapon.

    • 10:54 PM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Lions camp observations: Constant changes keep players on their toes

    Day 2 of Lions training camp looked just like Day 1 as the constantly changing personnel continued. On defense, players in the front seven are constantly changing, and skill-position players on offense rotate nearly every play in team drills.

    • 1:18 AM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Lions, Suh far apart, but not parting ways - yet

    Finally, they've reached an agreement. Moments before the start of the training camp, the Lions front office announced the team had tabled negotiations on a contract extension with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh.

    • 11:15 AM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    New staff means fresh start, 'fair game' for Lions RB Mikel Leshoure

    'He's certainly running well at this stage,' coach Jim Caldwell said. 'We like what we see, and it's early yet. If a guy can perform and play well, there's always room for another good back because he's a talented guy.'

    • 9:09 PM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Lions start Calvin Johnson slow in training camp, aiming to keep him healthy

    Entering his eighth season, Johnson is starting to cool his jets a little, saving some energy for the wear-and-tear of the regular season — at the behest of first-year coach Jim Caldwell.

    • 3:53 PM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Man facing charges for urinating on former Ravens owner Art Modell's grave

    The man, who so far has been identified only as a Cleveland Browns fan, could face up to two years in jail and a $500 fine. He posted a video of the incident ...

    • 10:57 PM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Tuesday's NFL roundup: Le'Veon Bell striving to fix his footwork

    Le'Veon Bell kept watching the tape over and over, equal parts pleased and puzzled by what he saw. There were times during his rookie season when the Steelers ...

    • 12:18 AM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Lions close down negotiations with Ndamukong Suh until after season

    The Lions have tabled contract negotiations with defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the 2014 season, but remain confident they can keep the two-time ...

    • 12:22 AM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Jim Caldwell era starts with fast pace at Lions practice

    Caldwell has talked a lot about the desire to run up-tempo practices so the Lions can play fast in games, and that style was on display on the first day of ...

    • 11:03 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Minor thumb injury sends Lions linebacker Kyle Van Noy to sidelines

    For rookie linebacker Kyle Van Noy, the first day of training camp ended almost as quickly as it started. Early during Monday afternoon's practice, Van Noy ...

    • 8:04 AM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    Lions' decision to cut Chris Houston didn't come down to last minute

    After minicamp last month, the Lions made a somewhat surprising move, releasing veteran cornerback Chris Houston just a year after signing him to five-year, ...

    • 11:04 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Lions' Matthew Stafford embraces challenge of learning new offense

    It would have been natural for Stafford to be resistant to a new offense, especially at first. There has been no pushback, no complaining. All Stafford did was ...

    • 12:23 AM, Jul. 29, 2014
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    After playing at 320 last season, Nick Fairley's new weight of 305 OK by Lions

    Nick Fairley's weight in 2013 was problematic enough that Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said during the offseason the defensive tackle needed to ...

    • 12:19 AM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Accountability will be the Lions' mantra this season

    Insulating some players from criticism — something Schwartz and his staff were rightfully accused of doing, most notably with quarterback Matthew Stafford — is ...

    • 7:24 PM, Jul. 27, 2014
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    Lions training camp position previews: Quarterbacks and special teams

    Matthew Stafford has one of the most talented arms in the NFL, but his decision-making and lazy footwork have prevented him from consistently playing to his ...

    • 4:39 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Video: Lions QB Matthew Stafford's latest commercials are ... just see for yourself

    Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford's latest commercials are a nightmare. Well, at least one of them. That's the gist of Stafford's latest ads for satellite ...

    • 2:52 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Lions can 'hit the ground running' with new coach Jim Caldwell's format

    Training camp begins Monday at 3:30 p.m., but rookies have been in town since last Tuesday, and the extra days on the field will have them better prepared to ...

    • 12:19 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Matthew Stafford: No excuses for Lions' offense this season

    'Absolutely,' Stafford said when asked if the Lions had no more excuses. 'I totally agree with that, and I think our biggest challenge right now is learning ...

    • 10:42 AM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Golden Tate removed from PUP list, will practice with Lions today

    Tate tweaked his shoulder during the offseason program and missed minicamp, but said he'd be available for training camp. The Lions put Tate on the PUP list ...

    • 10:30 AM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Lions single-game tickets go on sale Thursday

    Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. and be available at the Ford Field box office and at detroitlions.com/tickets.

    • 10:15 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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    Monday's NFL roundup: Mario Manningham tries to stick with Giants

    Mario Manningham attended his first training camp in 2008 as a third-round pick of the Giants, basically secured of his place on the team's opening day roster. ...

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