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  1. Detroit Lions training camp notes: Rob Sims, Joique Bell showing no signs of rustRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    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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  2. Slim Fairley: Lions DT back up to size after dropping too much weightRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Nick Fairley, by tackle standards, was too much on the slender side. Normally, dropping from a hefty 320 pounds down to a sleek 295 would be celebrated.

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  3. Detroit Lions don't regret declining Nick Fairley's option despite tabling Ndamukong Suh...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | MLive.com

    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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  4. John Niyo: Lions, Suh far apart, but not parting ways - yetRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Detroit News

    ... you could argue they're calling Suh's bluff. If Suh is worth it, prove it during a contract year. (Declining Nick Fairley's option year probably was a mistake, by the way.) If he wants to be here, prove that, too. Money talks, yes. But actions ...

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  5. Nick Fairley, Ndamukong Suh contract questions create uncertainty at DT spotRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

    ... talks In March, general manager Martin Mayhew announced the team would not pick up the fifth-year option on Nick Fairley's rookie contract. Though the option was low risk and guaranteed for injury only, Mayhew said at the time Fairley's ...

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  6. Lions take calculated risk that Ndamukong Suh will stay putRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Detroit News

    ... you could argue they're calling Suh's bluff. If Suh is worth it, prove it during a contract year. (Declining Nick Fairley's option year probably was a mistake, by the way.) If he wants to be here, prove that, too. He thinks his new coach is 'great' ...

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  7. Quotes from Monday's media session with Tom Lewand, Martin MayhewRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Pride of Detroit

    ... for his teammates. Look, Ndamukong's not the only guy with an expiring contract. There are guys like Rob Sims , Nick Fairley and a lot of other guys that are a part of this team, too. We've had a lot of success over the years of getting contracts ...

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  8. Ndamukong Suh Needs Monster 2014 Campaign for Any Shot at Megadeal with LionsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... Over $12 million is a safe bet. However, if Suh is going to convince a Lions team that also has tackle Nick Fairley set to hit free agency next year that he's really worth upwards of $15 million a season, then a good season in 2014 won't be nearly ...

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  9. Suh impresses teammates in first camp dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ESPN

    ... who receives the majority of the attention, he is one of multiple tackles now in a contract year, joining Nick Fairley and Mosley. Mosley said that shouldn't change anything with how they play or what they do. Suh's contract was not going to ...

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  10. Are Detroit Lions Risking Fate of Defense in Suh Decision?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NFLMocks

    Dec 22, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh and defensive tackle Nick Fairley listen to the national anthem before the game against the New York Giants at Ford Field.

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  11. Lions close down negotiations with Suh until after seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Detroit News

    ... when negotiations open again. "That'd be a good problem to have," Mayhew said. "I'll take that concern. I hope Nick Fairley has one, too, and Matthew Stafford has one, and we'll deal with that." jkatzenstein@detroitnews.com ...

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  12. Lions table talks with Suh until after seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ESPN

    ... the franchise tag on Suh if they can't finalize a deal. Both Mayhew and Lewand said they would not have handled Nick Fairley 's situation of declining his fifth-year option differently had they known the Suh talks would take this long. Suh was the ...

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  13. After playing at 320 last season, Nick Fairley's new weight of 305 OK by LionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Detroit News

    Nick Fairley's weight in 2013 was problematic enough that Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said during the offseason the defensive tackle needed to 'reposition' some of his pounds.

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  14. Nick Fairley gains 10 pounds during break, but Detroit Lions aren't worriedRead the original story

    Monday | MLive.com

    The Detroit Lions defensive tackle weighed 295 pounds and was looking good. He was moving good.

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  15. Lions' Fairley weighing 305, within his range, according to CaldwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Detroit Free Press

    ... talks about the Detroit Lions' high expectations this year, and Jim Caldwell on the first day of training camp. 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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  16. Jim Caldwell holds preseason news conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... going to work. All the outside stuff that goes on, we don't pay any attention to it." Caldwell also addressed Nick Fairley's weight issue. Fairley reportedly weighed in Sunday at 305 pounds, after playing last season around 330 pounds. "We're ...

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  17. Recapping Jim Caldwell's pre-training camp press conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Pride of Detroit

    ... accuracy and command of the offense. #Lions Caldwell said team has given the players a desired range of weight. Nick Fairley was down to 295 months ago, which Caldwell said was too low Caldwell said he started practice later than than allowed in ...

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  18. Detroit Lions' Nick Fairley weighing 305 pounds, within his range, according to Jim CaldwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Detroit Free Press

    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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  19. Suh says contract is no distractionRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Crescent-News.com

    ... in 2010 by the Lions with the second overall pick, and he has 271a 2 sacks in his four pro seasons. Suh and Nick Fairley form an imposing interior of Detroit's defensive line, and the Lions are hoping for a big season under new coach Jim Caldwell. ...

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  20. Lions' Ndamukong Suh all about football, not contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Lansing State Journal

    ... in 2010 by the Lions with the second overall pick, and he has 271 2 sacks in his four pro seasons. Suh and Nick Fairley form an imposing interior of Detroit's defensive line, and the Lions are hoping for a big season under new coach Jim Caldwell. ...

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