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  1. 2015 Draft: Four things the Detroit Lions needRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... to me is the most important position the Lions need to address. If the Lions don't end up with Ndamukong Suh or Nick Fairley this offseason, the Lions have to take somebody at defensive tackle. Even if the Lions end up signing one of them, the team ...

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  2. Lions free-agent profile: C.J. MosleyRead the original story

    Friday | Pride of Detroit

    Since it seems unlikely that both Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley will be back, the Lions are probably going to have a starting spot to fill at defensive tackle. The simplest way to fill that spot would be by re-signing Mosley, who made eight starts in place of Fairley last season.

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  3. Todd McShay mock draft: Detroit Lions take Florida State center Cameron ErvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | MLive.com

    ... He writes : "The Lions could look to draft a defensive tackle here whether Ndamukong Suh returns or not -- Nick Fairley, Andre Fluellen and C.J. Mosley are all free agents as well -- but that isn't their only need. Cornerback, wide receiver and ...

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  4. Lions free-agent profile: Nick FairleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Pride of Detroit

    Before he got injured last season, Fairley gave the Lions a glimpse of just how good he can be. Using motivation from his preseason benching and not having his option picked up, Fairley got his weight under control and really took his game to another level.

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  5. Lions Links: Draft Plans, Tahir Whitehead, Jarryd Hayne Workout VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | SidelionReport

    ... out - whether Detroit is able to re-sign All-Pro Ndamukong Suh or ultra-talented, but oft-injured starter Nick Fairley - Mayhew has no intention of grabbing an inferior defensive tackle in the early rounds of the draft just to satisfy a roster hole. ...

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  6. Regardless of what happens with Ndamukong Suh, Detroit Lions still...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | MLive.com

    ... out -- whether Detroit is able to re-sign All-Pro Ndamukong Suh or ultra-talented, but oft-injured starter Nick Fairley -- Mayhew has no intention of grabbing an inferior defensive tackle in the early rounds of the draft just to satisfy a roster ...

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  7. Lions, Fairley's reps meet, per reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | NFL

    ESPN's Josina Anderson reported Monday that Lions brass met with representatives of defensive tackle Nick Fairley on Sunday. A source characterized the meeting to Anderson as being "very positive."

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  8. Detroit Lions hold 'extensive' negotiations with Ndamukong Suh's agent at combineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | MLive.com

    The front office met with the agents for several of the club's pending free agents, including kicker Matt Prater, defensive tackle Nick Fairley -- and, yes, star tackle Ndamukong Suh. Detroit has made re-signing Suh its top priority, and team president Tom Lewand parlayed with Suh's agent, Jimmy Sexton, in Indianapolis.

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  9. Report: Lions, Nick Fairley have "very positive" meeting on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | MSNBC

    The Lions have expressed optimism about their ability to keep defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh from heading elsewhere as a free agent, but no deal has been struck and that means they can't close other doors. One such door is the one that goes to defensive tackle Nick Fairley , who is also set to become a free agent after the Lions opted not to exercise the fifth-year option on Fairley's rookie deal.

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  10. Free Agent Nick Fairley Will Prove to Be Better DT Value Than Ndamukong SuhRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | BleacherReport

    It's rare that a team will have two former first-round picks hit free agency in the same offseason. It's even rarer for both of those picks to be top-half selections at the same position.

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  11. 2015 NFL Free Agency: 5 Detroit Lions Rumors You Need To KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Rant Sports

    ... him. Heading into the offseason, everyone assumed that with Ndamukong Suh most likely leaving, defensive tackle Nick Fairley would be the Lions' top priority to re-sign. However, it seems the team isn't hell bent on keeping Farley. With Farley ...

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  12. Detroit Lions ask Ohio State DT Michael Bennett about replacing Ndamukong Suh, Nick FairleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | MLive.com

    ... I would fit in, but they got to make sure that I'm going to be that guy who can replace an Ndamukong Suh or a Nick Fairley," Bennett said. Detroit has only one defensive tackle, second-year player Caraun Reid, under its control for next season. It ...

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  13. Florida State's Eddie Goldman, a football historian, among top...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | MLive.com

    ... are expected to be in the market for defensive tackles regardless of the outcome of those negotiations. Suh, Nick Fairley, C.J. Mosley and Andre Fluellen -- each of Detroit's top four defensive tackles -- can hit the open market March 10. Caraun ...

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  14. Detroit Lions: Does DeAndre Levy deserve a new deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NFLSpinZone

    ... when linebacker DeAndre Levy is set to become a free agent. If Suh re-signs with the Lions, defensive tackle Nick Fairley will almost certainly be on his way out of Detroit. C.J. Mosley and Andre Fluellen, also defensive tackles, are set to hit free ...

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  15. Five things we learned at combine: LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | ESPN

    ... is scheduled to meet with kicker Matt Prater 's agent Friday night and should be meeting with defensive tackle Nick Fairley 's agent in the next couple of days as well. Mayhew also said on the team's website the Lions are in negotiations with ...

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  16. Detroit Lions will tender DE George JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | ESPN

    ... up making the Lions and having a career year. Playing alongside Ndamukong Suh , Ezekiel Ansah , Jason Jones and Nick Fairley , Johnson had 26 tackles, six sacks and a fumble recovery. Undrafted out of Rutgers in 2010, Johnson had seven tackles and ...

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  17. Detroit Lions could move to 3-4 if Ndamukong Suh bolts; Jim Caldwell...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | MLive.com

    The Detroit Lions have run a 4-3 defense for years, and invested heavily in acquiring a dominant defensive line to support it. That includes spending first-round picks to draft Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and Ezekiel Ansah in a four-year period.

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  18. Detroit Lions: Martin Mayhew 'feels good' about Ndamukong Suh stayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | TwinCities

    The Detroit Lions continue to express optimism that Ndamukong Suh will be back for another season with the team, without offering any tangible proof that they're close to signing the all-pro defensive tackle to a long-term contract. Lions general manager Martin Mayhew on Wednesday joined the chorus of voices saying that he believes Suh will be back with the team in 2015, while admitting there's a chance that both Suh and fellow defensive tackle Nick Fairley could be playing elsewhere this fall.

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  19. Offseason Forecast: Bush could be out in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | NFL

    ... dominant Detroit defensive line has six free agents among them, including first-round picks Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley . Both could easily be gone. Depth could be in danger of dissipating as well. Edge rusher George Johnson -- coming off an ...

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  20. Lions GM 'optimstic' Suh re-signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | USA Today

    ... that he believes Suh will re-sign but admitting there's a chance that both Suh and fellow defensive tackle Nick Fairley could be playing elsewhere next fall. "Very optimistic we're going to get something done," Mayhew said. "I don't have a timetable ...

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