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Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.
"When I get my chance, I'm going to go all-out," Addison said. "We all have a role on this team, and everybody's role is important.
The Lions new coach, Jim Caldwell, saw his team commit two fumbles and an interception Sunday afternoon, in a loss to the Carolina Panthers, 24-7. Calvin Johnson was overzealous in the end zone, dropping what could have been a touchdown in the end zone.
Hanging tough on the road against the Carolina Panthers, the offense took over near midfield early in the fourth quarter after the defense forced a three-and-out and return man Jeremy Ross' juked his way to a 14-yard return. Quarterback Matthew Stafford saw an opportunity to take a shot, and on the first snap of the series he launched a bomb deep down the center of the field to All-Pro wide receiver Calvin Johnson.
Freese missed a pair of 49-yard field goals in the first half Sunday, setting the tone for a mistake-filled day for the Detroit Lions in a 24-7 loss to the Carolina Panthers. "We certainly don't want to make any rash decisions or judgments right after ballgames are over with," Caldwell said.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton scrambles as Detroit Lions defensive end Jason Jones pursues during the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.
The 2009 NFL No. 1 overall pick has, for the part, always been a good quarterback for the Detroit Lions .
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh helps defensive end Ziggy Ansah take down New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning during the second quarter of an NFL game in Detroit on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.
Week 1 of the National Football League's 2014 season is in the books and the takeaways from NFL talking heads and writers are hot as ever. Amid the narrative, one thing is clear from the first week: The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks are every bit as good as we thought they would be.
It wouldn't make sense to deeply analyze certain questions. You would make a lot of people very angry if you began doing a full study of whether it would benefit you more to go with paper or plastic at the grocery store, for example.
Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell confirmed that Nevin Lawson will replace Bill Bentley in the nickel Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. Lawson faced Carolina rookie wideout Kelvin Benjamin when both were high-schoolers in South Florida.
Josh Katzenstein, Rod Beard, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their expert opinions on the outcome of the Lions-Panthers game: Josh Katzenstein: The Lions' offense looked great in Week 1, but the Panthers won't use single coverage on Calvin Johnson like the Giants did. Carolina's strong front seven will test an offensive line that could have undrafted rookie Cornelius Lucas at right tackle, and Cam Newton will give the Lions problems.
Sure, the Lions rookie defensive tackle played in four exhibitions, but the Week 1 victory over the Giants was the first real NFL game he's witnessed. 'My dad's a bishop,' Reid said.
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is stopped by New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the in Detroit, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014.
But, my goodness has this been a bad week for the NFL. Roger Goodell clearly botched the Ray Rice investigation.
At wide receiver, the Lions have Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate. At running back, they have Joique Bell and Reggie Bush.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:33 pm
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