Geno gets testy over Vick questions
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Well, at least he didn’t tell anyone to go f–k himself. Jets quarterback Geno Smith, who lost his cool and yelled a pair of “F” bombs into the stands at the end of Sunday’s loss to the Lions, was in no mood on Wednesday to take questions about a guy who…Upvote Share Tweet
Surly Suh in no mood to discuss his futureESPN.com 10 hours agoDefensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is in no mood to discuss his future with Lions.Upvote Share Tweet
Calvin Johnson feeling better, ready to face off with Jim Schwartzprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoLions receiver Calvin Johnson was held to just two catches for 12 yards in Sunday’s game against the Jets, as a sprained ankle had him at far less than 100 percent. But Johnson says this week is different. Johnson told Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free P…Upvote Share Tweet
Stephen Tulloch has successful knee surgeryESPN.com 12 hours agoALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Linebacker Stephen Tulloch missed the first game of his career on Sunday when the Detroit Lions beat the New York Jets. Now, he's done with surgery on his torn left ACL as well. The linebacker, who was injured celebrating a sack of …Upvote Share Tweet
Lions promote George Winn from practice squadprofootballtalk.com 17 hours agoThe Lions lost three running backs to injuries during last Sunday’s victory over the Jets and they made a move on Tuesday to shore up the position ahead of this week’s home date with the Bills. The team has signed running back George Winn off the practi…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Sep 30 (yesterday)George Winn caught the attention of the Detroit Lions' coaches during training camp. Now, he’ll be part of the active roster. According to his agent, the Lions will promote the running back to their 53-man roster, a potential indication the Lions will b…Upvote Share Tweet
Lions TE injured while potty-training puppyESPN.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)Joseph Fauria finally explained how he sprained his left ankle, and the story is almost too unbelievable to be true.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone announced Monday that Kyle Orton will be the team's starting quarterback for this week's game against the Detroit Lions.Upvote Share TweetThe Detroit Lions officially are the kings of the bizarre injuries. Last year, Nate Burleson broke his arm trying to prevent pizzas from sliding off his car seat. In Week 3, Stephen Tulloch suffered a season-ending torn ACL while celebrating a teammate'…Upvote Share Tweet
Lions' defensive wrinkle proves effectiveESPN.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – It took seven nickel cornerbacks and one defensive wrinkle, but the Detroit Lions appear to have finally found an answer in how to handle the slot on defense. Use two different packages, each geared with different down-and-distan…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)The Jets removed fourth-round pick Jalen Saunders from the punt return job after he muffed a punt in the team’s Week Three loss to the Bears and then left him inactive for Sunday’s loss to the Lions. Now they’ve dropped him from the roster altogether. T…Upvote Share TweetThe Lions had wide receiver Calvin Johnson in the lineup on Sunday, although you’d be forgiven if you didn’t notice. Johnson had just two catches while playing on an injured ankle that curtailed his playing time and kept him as a decoy for much of the a…Upvote Share Tweet
Rob Ryan is right: “Nobody’s doing worse than the Ryan brothers”On Sunday, the Saints defense led by coordinator Rob Ryan and the Jets defense led by head coach Rex Ryan gave up a total of 62 points and 805 yards while forcing zero turnovers in losses to the Cowboys and Lions. The Ryan brothers know they need to do …Upvote Share Tweet
Fine coming for Geno’s four-letter fan outburstAfter Sunday’s loss to the Lions, quarterback Geno Smith roared a four-letter word — twice — at a fan who was heckling Smith. This week, Smith will get a letter from the league office informing him that a chunk of salary will be withheld from an upcomin…Upvote Share TweetLions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh didn’t address reports of his interest in leaving the team after the season, which stinks on several levels. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Suh did not change in the locker room while reporters …Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Sep 29 (3 days ago)Calvin Johnson ran around a little, made a couple of plays and watched from the sideline a lot more than he's used to.Upvote Share Tweet
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