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Report: Former Lions WR Titus Young Arrested…Again

2013/05/12 at 1:51 pm 0 comments

Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young has been arrested…again. Young was arrested around 11:30 p.m. Friday night in San Clemente, CA and charged with burglary, assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest after breaking into a home on the 3700 block of Calle Casino, according to Lt. Joe Balicki of the Orange [...]

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Chicago Bears Holding ‘Open Competition’ At Linebacker

2013/05/11 at 9:06 pm 0 comments

Things were looking pretty thin at linebacker for the Chicago Bears when Mel Tucker took over as the new defensive coordinator in January.  That’s no longer the case—despite the departure of Brian Urlacher—after the club overhauled the unit with the additions of James Anderson and D.J. Williams in free agency and second round pick [...]

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Minnesota Vikings Release Punter Chris Kluwe

2013/05/06 at 11:21 am 0 comments

The Minnesota Vikings have released punter Chris Kluwe, who broke the news on his Twitter account. Kluwe’s age (31), salary ($1.45 million) and inconsistent play last season are all factors in the move, though his willingness to be outspoken on a variety of issues—which include his support for same sex-marriage rights—may be [...]

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IMAX Offers Lions DE Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah Free Movie Tickets For A Year

IMAX Offers Lions DE Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah Free Movie Tickets For A Year

2013/05/04 at 3:38 pm 0 comments

Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah took the stage with a pair of eye-catching lensless 3D glasses when he was selected by the Detroit Lions in the first round (No. 5 overall) in the 2013 NFL Draft on Thursday, April 25. While it may have started out just as a dare from the folks at BYU, it has now turned [...]

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Detroit Lions Take Leaps of Faith in 2013 NFL Draft

2013/04/30 at 5:43 pm 0 comments

The Detroit Lions did a pretty solid job addressing the majority of their needs in the 2013 NFL Draft. While some suggest their first-round selection was a reach, the move was expected after the top three offensive tackles were snatched up by the Kansas City Chiefs, Jacksonville Jaguars and Philadelphia Eagles. It was [...]

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Chicago Bears Select Jon Bostic With No. 50 Pick To Replace Brian Urlacher

2013/04/26 at 7:52 pm 1 comment

  The Chicago Bears selected former Florida Gators star linebacker Jon Bostic to become the successor to Brian Urlacher with their second-round pick (No. 50 overall) in the 2013 NFL Draft. Bostic is a versatile middle linebacker and vocal leader who hustles to the football and could benefit from competing with the team’s veteran linebackers [...]

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Detroit Lions Select CB Darius Slay, Solidify Secondary With No. 36 Pick

2013/04/26 at 6:42 pm 0 comments

The Detroit Lions have selected CB Darius Slay with the No. 33 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. Slay was one of 23 prospects to attend the draft and was one of the remaining four to escape the green room on Friday.  The Lions made moves to improve in the secondary via free [...]

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Green Bay Packers Find a Sleeper in Defensive End Datone Jones

Green Bay Packers Find a Sleeper in Defensive End Datone Jones

2013/04/25 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

The Green Bay Packers were left with two major options with the 26th pick on Thursday night. After possible prospects Jarvis Jones and Desmond Trufant were selected earlier, that left either Eddie Lacy or Sylvester Williams for the Packers to mull over- but instead, general manager Ted Thompson chose a [...]

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Detroit Lions Select Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah With No. 5 Overall Pick

Detroit Lions Select Ezekiel “Ziggy” Ansah With No. 5 Overall Pick

2013/04/25 at 7:54 pm 0 comments

Ezekiel Ansah has been selected by the Detroit Lions with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft. The loss of Cliff Avril and Kyle Vanden Bosch were a clear indication that Lions were looking to add new, fresh talent on the defensive line and GM Martin Mayhew also has a history of taking the best [...]

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Last-Minute 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Eric Fisher To Kansas City Chiefs?

Last-Minute 2013 NFL Mock Draft: Eric Fisher To Kansas City Chiefs?

2013/04/25 at 5:17 pm 4 comments

With the 2013 NFL Draft just hours away, here’s my final 2013 NFL mock draft on the first round! Note: Though plenty of teams will inevitably move up and down, the mock draft excludes trade scenarios. 1. Kansas City Chiefs: Eric Fisher, OT, Central Michigan  After striking a trade for QB Alex Smith and releasing starting [...]

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