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  1. List: Searching for Detroit Lions' second banana at WR hasn't been easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... YARDS Young finished 1,581 yards behind Johnson and was fifth on the team, behind Pettigrew, Joique Bell and Tony Scheffler. 2013: BURLESON, 39 CATCHES, 461 YARDS Burleson was back, before he got hurt, but was fourth to Johnson, Bell and Reggie ...

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  2. Searching for Lions' second banana at WRRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... (607). Young finished 1,581 yards behind Johnson and was fifth on the team, behind Pettigrew, Joique Bell and Tony Scheffler. New Lions receiver Golden Tate led the Seahawks - a team that attempted a third fewer passes than Detroit - with 64 ...

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  3. Lions Gab: Mayhew's free agent track record inspires confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... in exchange for a 7th round pick, G Rob Sims in exchange for DE Robert Henderson and a 5th round pick, TE Tony Scheffler in exchange for LB Ernie Sims (3 team trade) This might have been Mayhew's most brilliant off-season despite the lack of free ...

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  4. PFF: Joique Bell, Larry Warford were Lions' best bargains; Nate...Read the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... price? It would certainly take more than seven stacks of high society to lock up Pettigrew. Former tight end Tony Scheffler was the third most overpaid player (minus-$2.6 million), followed by quarterback Matthew Stafford (minus-$2.5 million) and ...

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  5. Lions have a decision to make on PettigrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | ESPN

    ... was more of a route-runner and pass-catcher and Dorin Dickerson was a fill-in replacement when Pettigrew and Tony Scheffler , who was released, were injured. And Lions new offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi values what Pettigrew is able to do. "It's ...

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  6. New Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi expects to call the playsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2014 | The Detroit News

    ... and even before that when the Lions were using more two tight-end pass routes with Brandon Pettigrew and Tony Scheffler. But Lombardi said the Lions offense would ultimately develop its own identity. "I think there will be a lot of similarities ...

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  7. Detroit Lions roster review: Tight endRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | Pride of Detroit

    ... involved in the Lions offense going forward. Dickerson spent all of five days on the roster in October while Tony Scheffler was recovering from a concussion. Scheffler was actually released shortly after, and the Lions moved forward with only two ...

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  8. Jim Caldwell's Press Conference Loaded With Encouraging Signs About Lions' Future [BLOG]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... an ego problem." I like this. The Lions have had a massive problem with this. Ndomukong Suh, Nick Fairley, Tony Scheffler, Titus Young when he was here, the list is long of Lions who seem fully and totally committed to self. Caldwell will have no ...

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  9. Detroit Lions 2014 Mock Draft: Round-by-Round Best Case ScenarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... more receiving punch would be to improve the speed and athleticism at tight end. Amaro would take over the Tony Scheffler role from his Lions heyday, one that Dorin Dickerson could not. He's a super-sized wide receiver who plays almost exclusively ...

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  10. Detroit Lions' 2013 snap counts: Louis Delmas and Kris Durham...Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... Jason Fox, who won the job coming out of training camp, played less than 20 percent of the team's snaps. -- Tony Scheffler, in just five games, played nearly twice as much as rookie running back Theo Riddick (14 games) on offense. -- Louis Delmas' ...

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  11. CoachSpeak: The Lions on third-and-shortRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | Pride of Detroit

    ... two passes on third-and-short (both of which he converted, including one for a touchdown, by the way). Hell, Tony Scheffler got more

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  12. Lions TE Pettigrew not looking good for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2013 | Detroit Free Press

    ... situations as the Lions' second tight end. Dickerson has played sparingly in two stints with the Lions since Tony Scheffler's October release and has one catch this season. The Lions also could use backup center Dylan Gandy as a sixth lineman like ...

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  13. Detroit Lions' Joseph Fauria ready for expanded role if Brandon Pettigrew can't go vs....Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | MLive.com

    ... been biding his time. His role didn't expand as much as many expected when the Lions released veteran Tony Scheffler earlier in the season. The rookie has played between 9-20 snaps the past seven games. "I'm a competitor and I love playing the game ...

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  14. Lions have plans if Pettigrew can't playRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | ESPN

    ... linemen -- specifically Dylan Gandy and possibly Rodney Austin -- as the sixth offensive linemen. When Tony Scheffler was injured this season, the Lions discussed using Gandy as an emergency tight end/sixth offensive lineman. "You never know what's ...

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  15. Detroit Lions sign TE Matt Veldman to practice squad with Brandon Pettigrew still unavailableRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2013 | MLive.com

    ... training camp, was signed to the practice squad Thursday and suited up for the workout. He's wearing No. 85, Tony Scheffler's old number. Veldman is the third tight end in practice, joining Joseph Fauria and Dorin Dickerson. He also serves as ...

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  16. Lance Briggs won't play this week, will most likely play next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2013 | NFLSpinZone

    Chicago Bears outside linebacker Lance Briggs tackles Detroit Lions tight end Tony Scheffler in the second quarter at Ford Field.

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  17. Fauria's big day powers Lions to victoryRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... help give Detroit the win? The Lions did strike first, as Joseph Fauria, getting added playing time due to Tony Scheffler's concussion, scored a 1-yard touchdown. Then, after a 45-yard reverse run by Travis Benjamin, making him Cleveland's leading ...

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  18. Fauria's big day powers Lions to victoryRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... help give Detroit the win? The Lions did strike first, as Joseph Fauria, getting added playing time due to Tony Scheffler's concussion, scored a 1-yard touchdown. Then, after a 45-yard reverse run by Travis Benjamin, making him Cleveland's leading ...

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  19. Fauria's big day powers Lions to victoryRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... help give Detroit the win? The Lions did strike first, as Joseph Fauria, getting added playing time due to Tony Scheffler's concussion, scored a 1-yard touchdown. Then, after a 45-yard reverse run by Travis Benjamin, making him Cleveland's leading ...

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  20. Lions Joseph Fauria focuses on staying prepared, despite TD falloffRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2013 | Detroit News

    ... and to respond to that extra attention.' The falloff in production has coincided with the release of veteran Tony Scheffler, the absence of slot receiver Nate Burleson and the increased production from starting tight end Brandon Pettigrew and ...

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