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  1. Lions TE Joseph Fauria working on his blocking techniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Canton Observer

    ... their $12,500 investment. Fauria made the team as the No. 3 tight end, and he climbed the depth chart after Tony Scheffler got hurt. His seven touchdown catches (in 18 receptions) were second on the team to Calvin Johnson's 12. 'I didn't block in ...

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  2. Lions TE Joseph Fauria working on his blocking techniqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Detroit Free Press

    ... their $12,500 investment. Fauria made the team as the No. 3 tight end, and he climbed the depth chart after Tony Scheffler got hurt. His seven touchdown catches (in 18 receptions) were second on the team to Calvin Johnson's 12. But Fauria's ...

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  3. Detroit Lions Training Camp, Not Just For the HardcoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | SidelionReport

    ... deceive you, sure, but if you're a fan sitting at home and you see Joseph Fauria taking over for fan favorite Tony Scheffler , you might be worried once you see that "UDFA" next to his name. Not if you saw him in camp. You would have felt excited. ...

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  4. Will Better Tight Ends Bring out a Better Matthew Stafford?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | SidelionReport

    ... most productive season as an NFL quarterback, the Lions offense also featured a second tight end in Tony Scheffler . Both combined for 168 targets (25% of pass attempts), 109 receptions, 1124 yards, and 11 touchdowns in 2011. Effective tight ends ...

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  5. Former Detroit Lion tight end Tony Scheffler retiring, ready to...Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2012 | MLive.com

    Detroit Lions tight end Tony Scheffler hugs his 4-year-old daughter Braiden during NFL football training camp Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011, in Allen Park, Mich.

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  6. Concussions push Tony Scheffler to retire from NFLRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | WJRT

    Scheffler told The Associated Press on Wednesday that having three concussions over the past four years had "a lot" to do with his choice.

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  7. Concussions play role in tight end Tony Scheffler retiring from the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | CNN

    Scheffler told The Associated Press on Wednesday that having three concussions over the past four years had ''a lot'' to do with his choice.

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  8. New deal doesn't worry NewtonRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... a workout Wednesday. Last season, Moala had a career-high 26 tackles over 16 games. Retirement: Tight end Tony Scheffler, 31, retired after eight seasons, saying his three concussions over the past four years had "a lot" to do with it. His third ...

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  9. Video: Concussions Push Tony Scheffler To Retire From NFLRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | ClipSyndicate

    Tony Scheffler is retiring from the NFL. Scheffler told The AP on Wednesday that having three concussions over the past four years had ''a lot'' to do with his choice.

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  10. Former Bronco Tony Scheffler retiring from NFLRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Daily Camera

    Tony Scheffler had 258 receptions for 3,207 yards and 22 touchdowns in his eight-year career.

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  11. Tony Scheffler retires from NFL because of concussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    There's no reason to think that the funding increases DPS has asked for, to its federal Title I and... It's been gloom and doom for a long time in the mitten state, but at long last the tide does seem... The former Detroit Lions and Western Michigan tight end told the Associated Press today that he made the choice because he had three concussions ... (more)

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  12. Concussions Push Former Bronco Tony Scheffler To Retire From NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | CBS Local

    In 2006 the Broncos drafted tight end Tony Scheffler out of Western Michigan in Round 2. Scheffler told The Associated Press on Wednesday he made the choice because he had three concussions over the past four years.

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  13. Former WMU football, Detroit Lions TE Tony Scheffler retires from NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | MLive.com

    Western Michigan tight end Tony Scheffler races for 43 yards to the five-yard line to set up the first Bronco touchtown.

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  14. Tony Scheffler retires from the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Pride of Detroit

    Tight end Tony Scheffler , who played for the Detroit Lions from 2010-13, has decided to retire from the NFL, according to the Associated Press .

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  15. Tony Scheffler Retires from NFL After 3 Concussions in 4 YearsRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | BleacherReport

    After eight NFL seasons, tight end Tony Scheffler announced his retirement Wednesday largely due to multiple concussions suffered over the past several years.

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  16. Concussions push tight end Tony Scheffler to retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | TSN.ca

    Scheffler told The Associated Press on Wednesday he made the choice because he had three concussions over the past four years.

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  17. Veteran tight end Scheffler says he's retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | CBS Sports

    After eight NFL seasons, and three concussions in the past four years, former Lions tight end Tony Scheffler told the Associated Press Wednesday that he's retiring.

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  18. Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: Nos. 80-89Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... Pro Bowl selection from 1995-98, and had three 100-plus reception seasons. Acquired in a trade in 2010, TE Tony Scheffler came to Detroit, and teamed with Brandon Pettigrew, forming one of the best TE tandems in football. As a Lion, Scheffler had ...

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  19. Joseph Fauria understands Detroit Lions' selection of Eric Ebron, but wants to play tooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... out Fauria as the season advanced. He caught just two more touchdown passes in the final 10 games, despite Tony Scheffler -- his competition for playing time -- getting cut in October. MLive reporters Kyle Meinke and Justin Rogers break down what ...

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  20. Lions feel they got 'big-play' players in draftRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... a receiver group that included Calvin Johnson, Nate Burleson and tight ends Brandon Pettigrew and a healthy Tony Scheffler. Quarterback Matthew Stafford had at his disposal a big-play running and pass-catching threat in the backfield, he had Johnson ...

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