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  1. Lions need to find a kickerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | MSNBC

    The Lions aren't accustomed to needing to search for a kicker. From 1980 to 1991 they had Eddie Murray, and from 1992 to 2012 they had Jason Hanson, giving them more than three decades of stability at the position.

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  2. Detroit Lions could draft a kicker to replace David AkersRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | MLive.com

    ... are coming up in the draft -- the draft-eligible guys -- and we'll find one." The Lions signed Akers to replace Jason Hanson last season, but were not satisfied with the results. Akers connected on only 19 of his 24 attempts, for a conversion rate ...

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  3. John Bonamego makes finding a kicker the top special teams priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Detroit Lions

    ... ediately after. However the Lions decide to go, it appears they'll have a young kicker for the first time since Jason Hanson entered the league in the early 1990s.

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  4. Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: No. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Rant Sports

    ... Philadelphia Eagles . Without Skladany, the special teams success in recent years with Arnold, Eddie Murray and Jason Hanson may not be possible. Brian Kalchik is a Detroit Lions writer for rantsports.com . Follow him on Twitter , like him on ...

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  5. Vote for 'Best of Redford'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Westland Observer

    ... at redfordchamber.com/celebrate-redford. The last day to vote is May 9. Retired Detroit Lions Placekicker Jason Hanson, a member of the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame, will be the guest speaker at the Celebrate Redford Luncheon, being held at 11:30 ...

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  6. Vote for 'Best of Redford'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... at redfordchamber.com/celebrate-redford. The last day to vote is May 9. Retired Detroit Lions Placekicker Jason Hanson, a member of the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame, will be the guest speaker at the Celebrate Redford Luncheon, being held at 11:30 ...

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  7. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | ABC News

    When Jason Hanson lines up for a game-winning kick, he prays before trying to go numb.

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  8. The Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: No. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | Rant Sports

    ... for the best at No. 4. One of the only consistent pieces for the Lions during the Matt Millen era, kicker Jason Hanson was arguably Detroit's best offensive player from the retirement of Barry Sanders in 1999 to the drafting of Calvin Johnson in ...

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  9. The Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: No. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Rant Sports

    ... All-Pro selection with Detroit and was the kicker on the 1980's All-Decade team. If not for another kicker in Jason Hanson , Murray would go down as the greatest kicker in Detroit's history. What's most disappointing for Lions fans is that Murray ...

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  10. The Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... Bengals , Harris spent a majority of his career with the Lions. Harris, like fellow special teams ace Jason Hanson , saw plenty of grim moments during the Matt Millen regime as the punter and was a part of the only 0-16 campaign in NFL history in ...

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  11. Lions say Ford's wife to take over teamRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... will continue to be involved in the ownership of the franchise, as they have during Mr. Ford's tenure." Jason Hanson was Detroit's kicker from 1992-2012 - the longest tenure for any NFL player under one owner. He spoke to reporters on a conference ...

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  12. Lions notes: Will Brandon Pettigrew land in New York?Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Pride of Detroit

    ... trickle more cap room than 1st thought. They get a $181k credit from a grievance w/Jordon Dizon (remember him?) Jason Hanson said that he feels some guilt over not being able to win a championship for William Clay Ford. For the gamblers out there, ...

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  13. A position-by-position look at Martin Mayhew's Lions draft picksRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Pride of Detroit

    ... a chance he could be back for the 2014 season, but injuries will always likely be an issue for him. Thanks to Jason Hanson's longevity, there was no need to take a kicker in the first four drafts of Mayhew's tenure. The Lions also didn't feel a need ...

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  14. Lions say Ford's wife to take over teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... will continue to be involved in the ownership of the franchise, as they have during Mr. Ford's tenure." Jason Hanson was Detroit's kicker from 1992-2012 - the longest tenure for any NFL player under one owner. He spoke to reporters on a conference ...

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  15. Lions' Ford Jr. shares many similar traits with father, but may not be as patientRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... and Amy Adams Hunt). 'I think that's good' that the Lions are staying in the Ford family, former Lions kicker Jason Hanson said. 'The problem is it's a super competitive sport and so you're judged strictly on wins and losses, and so with the recent ...

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  16. Detroit Lions 2014 free agency preview: KickersRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... last two kickers. The best available talent is Steven Hauschka, who was with the Lions briefly in 2010 while Jason Hanson nursed a training camp injury. Hauschka has done quite well for himself since latching on with Seattle in 2011, converting ...

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  17. Jason Hanson: 'I Never Once Thought That Mr. Ford Had Let Us Down'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | CBS Local

    DECEMBER 30: Jason Hanson #4 of the Detroit Lions kicks an extra point during the third quarter of the game against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.

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  18. Former Detroit Lions kicker Jason Hanson feels guilty not winning...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | MLive.com

    Jason Hanson was honored at halftime of a game last season, becoming the 14th player inducted into the team's Ring of Honor.

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  19. Where the Lions roster stands: Special teamsRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | Pride of Detroit

    ... last year, there were a lot of question marks surrounding the Lions' special teams players. It was unclear if Jason Hanson was going to return or retire, and it was unclear what the Lions were going to do at punter after deciding to not bring back ...

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  20. Meet the free agent: K David AkersRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | ESPN

    ... or a rookie or younger free agent. They need a kicker with power, too. Akers had too many people clamoring for Jason Hanson , the longtime Lions player who retired prior to last season, to return. What happens : It would be surprising if Akers ...

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