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11 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions notes: Kicking game still a concern as camp continues

The Detroit Lions used a seventh-round pick on Nate Freese in the hopes of solidifying their kicking game, but after three training cap practices, there are still concerns at the position.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Nate Freese, Larry Warford, Giorgio Tavecchio, NFL Players, Don Muhlbach

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Detroit News

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.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Larry Warford, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions' Defensive Line Play Looks Poised For Great Improvement In 2014

Sep 22, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon runs with the ball in front of Detroit Lions defensive end Jason Jones in the second quarter at FedEx Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), George Johnson, NFL Players, Caraun Reid, Darryl Tapp

Alabama Live

Nick Fairley puts on weight, but the Detroit Lions like it this time

Defensive tackle Nick Fairley's weight became an issue during his first three seasons with the Detroit Lions.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Nick Fairley

MLive.com

Jason Jones finally healthy, could be headed for big role on Detroit Lions' defensive line

If you're a Detroit Lions fan with an Internet connection, you already know Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley are back this season to anchor the defensive line.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Jason Jones (Tennessee Titans), NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

Tue Jul 29, 2014

MLive.com

Detroit Lions training camp notes: Rob Sims, Joique Bell showing no signs of rust

Bell cut and accelerated with ease during team portions and Sims held his own against Nick Fairley in one-on-one drills, even driving the athletic defensive tackle to the ground on one snap.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Joique Bell, Rob Sims, NFL Players, George Johnson, Larry Webster

MLive.com

Detroit Lions don't regret declining Nick Fairley's option despite tabling Ndamukong Suh...

Earlier this offseason, the Detroit Lions declined to exercise a fifth-year option on defensive tackle Nick Fairley's contract, while repeatedly expressing interest in re-signing All-Pro Ndamukong Suh to a long-term extension.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Eric Ebron, Aaron Donald

Mon Jul 28, 2014

ESPN

Suh impresses teammates in first camp day

C.J. Mosley was standing there late Monday afternoon, almost marveling at what his teammate, Ndamukong Suh , had accomplished during the offseason.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh

BleacherReport

Ndamukong Suh Needs Monster 2014 Campaign for Any Shot at Megadeal with Lions

And no, not his "old-school" tendency to want to keep right on giving his opponent the business after the whistle blows.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Dominic Raiola, Gerald McCoy, Geno Atkins

The Detroit News

Lions close down negotiations with Suh until after season

Allen Park -- 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 All-Pro in Detroit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Brandon Pettigrew, Calvin Johnson, Ndamukong Suh

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions' Nick Fairley weighing 305 pounds, within his range, according to Jim Caldwell

Nick Fairley put on a few pounds during his six weeks away from football this summer, but for once it appears the weight was good weight.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Players, NFL Football

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Lions' Ndamukong Suh all about football, not contract

Ndamukong Suh is ready to start training camp -- and he says any uncertainty about his contract shouldn't be a distraction.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford, Chicago Bears

Thu Jul 24, 2014

NewsOne

Report: Detroit Lions 'Not Optimistic' about Ndamukong Suh's Contract Extension

From the beginning, Ndamukong Suh has said he wants to stay in Detroit long-term and the Detroit Lions have said they want Suh in Detroit long-term.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Golden Tate, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Reminder: The Detroit Lions aren't really an up-and-coming team

ESPN.com has been doing stuff about young NFL players this week. They did their annual top 25 "prospects," and now they've delivered a ranking of every team by under-25 talent.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson, Darius Slay, Ndamukong Suh

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Detroit News

Lions training camp position previews: Defensive line

This is the third in a series of position previews in advance of Lions training camp.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Caraun Reid, Devin Taylor, Ashlee Palmer, Darryl Tapp, NFL Players

Mon Jul 21, 2014

BleacherReport

Detroit Lions Training Camp: 5 Early Storylines to Watch

The Detroit Lions will be the last team to kick off training camp, as they do not have their first practice until next Monday, July 28. In less than one week, we will have real football happenings to talk about instead of this painfully long lead-up! Until that glorious time, however, there are still some useful things to talk about.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFC, NFC North, NFL Players, Corey Hilliard, Jonte Green, Bill Bentley

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Pride of Detroit

Of the rookies most likely to make the roster this season, which one...

I'm not going with the Lions 1st round pick, TE Eric Ebron, because expectations for him are already so high, I can only hope he lives up to them.

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Related Topix: Sports, Caraun Reid, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Kyle Van Noy, Eric Ebron, Princeton University NCAA, NCAA Sports, Princeton Tigers NCAA Football, NCAA Football

Rant Sports

10 Reasons Why Detroit Lions Fans Should Be Excited For the 2014 Season

Each offseason, Detroit Lions fans get excited about the upcoming season, but once the season gets underway, their thoughts turn mostly to next season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, Calvin Johnson, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Golden Tate, Matthew Stafford

Fri Jul 18, 2014

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions Training Camp Preview: Defensive Tackle

Dec 22, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh sits on the bench before the game against the New York Giants at Ford Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Lions, NFL Football, NFL Players, Ndamukong Suh, Caraun Reid, Corey Williams, Corvey Irvin

Thu Jul 17, 2014

SidelionReport

Detroit Lions Turning Point #3: Tough Defense Allows Season Sweep Of Chicago Bears

Nov 10, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley reacts after tackling Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte during the second half at Soldier Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFC, NFL Football, NFC North, Detroit Lions, Chicago Bears, NFL Players, Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford

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