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  1. Bell: Austin's task - maintain Lions D minus SuhRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | USA Today

    Bell: Teryl Austin's mission - maintain Lions defense without Ndamukong Suh Life must go on in Detroit with DTs Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley. Haloti Ngata helps.

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  2. Detroit Lions Need Caraun Reid To Take On Larger Role In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... - and the results are already showing. Reid played just 112 snaps as a rookie, but now with Ndamukong Suh , Nick Fairley and C.J. Mosley all departed, he figures to see an increased role in 2015. Reid recorded just two tackles and one broken up pass ...

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  3. DT Caraun Reid making strong impression during early portions of offseason programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    ... recording a paltry two tackles in that playing time. But with the offseason departures of Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley, Reid should have an opportunity for an increased role in 2015. "I think he's done a tremendous job just in terms of his ...

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  4. Lions met with Mike PattersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MSNBC

    The Lions addressed the losses of defensive tackles Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley this offseason by trading for Haloti Ngata , signing Tyrunn Walker as a free agent and drafting Gabe Walker, but they may still be looking for more veteran help at the position. Jason LaCanfora of CBS Sports reports that the team visited with defensive tackle Mike Patterson .

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  5. Lions" Ihedigbo: I outperformed my contract last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    ... and Stephen Tulloch did not take part in team drills because of injuries, and defensive linemen Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley, C.J. Mosley and George Johnson are no longer with the team. Lions coach Jim Caldwell, who said he hoped Ihedigbo would ...

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  6. Ihedigbo attends Lions' offseason workoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    ... The secondary could face even greater challenges this season now that pass rushers Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley have signed elsewhere. Notes: Linebacker Stephen Tulloch, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, was on the field but did ...

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  7. Detroit Lions draft profile: Gabe WrightRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Pride of Detroit

    ... at rookie Gabe Wright and determine his outlook for the 2015 season. With the departures of Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley , the Detroit Lions had a gaping hole they needed to fill at defensive tackle this offseason. They had already traded for ...

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  8. Detroit Lions: Early Rookie Progress ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | BleacherReport

    ... been up to and how their first offseason is shaping up. Gabe Wright isn't expected to replace Ndamukong Suh or Nick Fairley, but as Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com explains, that hasn't tempered his enthusiasm: Wright was relentless in individual ...

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  9. Defense Will Depend Heavily On Stephen TullochRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | SidelionReport

    ... the stymie the rush, Tyrann Walker to pressure the passer and draftee Gabe Wright to replace the also-departed Nick Fairley. If they all play within Teryl Austin's system the defensive line should remain one of the NFL's best units but replacing ...

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  10. Lions rumors: Another move at DT coming soon?Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Pride of Detroit

    When the Detroit Lions lost Ndamukong Suh in free agency, they quickly filled the void at defensive tackle by trading for Haloti Ngata . Then, after losing Nick Fairley , they signed free agent Tyrunn Walker.

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  11. Lions approval poll: Martin MayhewRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Pride of Detroit

    Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew saw his approval rating fall to an all-time low in the month of March. This wasn't necessarily a huge surprise considering the Lions lost Ndamukong Suh , Nick Fairley and others and generally had a rather uneventful free agency period in terms of adding new players.

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  12. Detroit Lions: Progress or RegressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | SidelionReport

    ... Fuller-USA TODAY Sports Last year the Lions saw the rise of Darrius Slay and Tahir Whitehead and the fall of Nick Fairley and Rob Sims.This year has many questions on who will show up and shock the world or who will take a step back. Today we will ...

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  13. Rashean Mathis thinks Lions' defense can be better this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | MSNBC

    ... actually do it. In addition to losing Suh, the Lions have lost their second- and third-best defensive tackles, Nick Fairley and C.J. Mosley. Even with the arrivals of Haloti Ngata and Tyrunn Walker , they've taken a step backward at that position. ...

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  14. O'HARA: Jason Jones becomes defensive line's new 'answer man'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Detroit Lions

    ... has become the answer man among the Lions' defensive linemen. The offseason turnover that saw Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley depart as free agents and management choose not to re-sign C.J. Mosley has strengthened Jones' leadership position. were ...

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  15. Five Detroit Lions who are poised for breakout a seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | SidelionReport

    ... soon coaches will get to see their players in game situation in preseason. With starters Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley gone and rotational players like George Johnson and Ashlee Palmer out the door too, it's time to look at players who will either ...

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  16. Our grades for the Detroit Lions' offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | MLive.com

    ... love keeping Matt Prater and Rashean Mathis, both who stabilized areas of weakness. It was time to move on from Nick Fairley. And the team wisely addressed its offensive line with the best true guard in the draft, selecting Tomlinson. Plus, they did ...

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  17. An In-depth Scouting Report on Detroit Lions rookie Gabe WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | SidelionReport

    Nov 30, 2013; Auburn, AL, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide quarterback AJ McCarron looks downfield as he is pressured by Auburn Tigers defensive lineman Gabe Wright at Jordan Hare Stadium. Mandatory Credit: RVR Photos-USA TODAY Sports With the loss of Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley from the free agent market, the Lions have glaring holes at DT because both DTs are an integral part of an elite defensive unit last season.

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  18. 2016 NFL Draft Watch: Part OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | SidelionReport

    ... few players to look out for. Lions fans are already pretty familiar with Auburn defensive tackles, having seen Nick Fairley play half seasons for the past few years before drafting Gabe Wright in the 4th round this season. Montravius Adams doesn't ...

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  19. Predicting Detroit Lions' 2015 Starters Before Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Rant Sports

    ... veterans Ngata and Walker man the middle and try to perform the daunting task of replacing Ndumkong Suh and Nick Fairley. Gabe Wright, a rookie out of Auburn, will rotate in at defensive tackle as well. Expect a lot of rotational players along the ...

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  20. Lions scouting report: Gabe WrightRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Pride of Detroit

    ... sack Carter attended the same school (Auburn) and played the same position (defensive tackle) as former Lion Nick Fairley , and the two players are familiar with each other. Gabe Wright said Nick Fairley was a tutor of sorts for him. Said Fairley ...

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