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Jim Caldwell says fortunate delay of game penalty is “my fault”

Jim Caldwell says fortunate delay of game penalty is “my fault”

profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 29 (yesterday)
Lions coach Jim Caldwell has heard the criticism of his clock management. And he agrees with it — but only to an extent. Caldwell acknowledged that the Lions’ delay of game penalty before their game-winning field goal attempt on Sunday was his own fault…
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  • Rising/Falling: Detroit Lions Week 9

    Rising/Falling: Detroit Lions Week 9

    ESPN.com Oct 29 (yesterday)
    LONDON -- Each week, we’ll take a look at who or what might be rising or falling with the Detroit Lions. RISING: WR Golden Tate: Tate is second in the NFL among receivers in receptions (55) and third in yards (800) at the halfway point of the season and…
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  • Giants sign Mike Harris off Lions practice squad

    Giants sign Mike Harris off Lions practice squad

    profootballtalk.com Oct 29 (2 days ago)
    The Giants have been dealing with injury issues at cornerback for several weeks, a situation which seems to have caused them to add another option at the position. Tim Twentyman of the Lions website report that the Giants have added cornerback Mike Harr…
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  • Megatron 'definitely expects to play' after bye

    Megatron 'definitely expects to play' after bye

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Oct 29 (2 days ago)
    Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson, who has missed three games while recovering from a high right ankle sprain, said Tuesday that he "definitely expects to play" against Miami after the team's bye week.
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  • Lions aren’t worried about Nick Fairley getting fat again

    Lions aren’t worried about Nick Fairley getting fat again

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Oct 29 (2 days ago)
    The Lions aren’t sure at the moment when or if defensive tackle Nick Fairley will return from a knee injury. But they trust that when he does, he won’t be overweight. Lions coach Jim Caldwell said he’s been impressed by Fairley’s ability to keep himself…
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  • NFL “maybe” will stage another early Sunday morning game

    NFL “maybe” will stage another early Sunday morning game

    profootballtalk.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    For the first time ever, the NFL played a game on Sunday morning in the Eastern time zone, with a 9:30 a.m. ET kickoff between the Lions and Falcons. Of course, the game started several hours later in London, the site of the contest. So with the NFL com…
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  • Morning Roar: Matthew Stafford's new Pepsi spot

    Morning Roar: Matthew Stafford's new Pepsi spot

    ESPN.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich. -- Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford peered through a slot in a hidden door on a Tuesday in September, protected at a local Meijer by a large, large display of Pepsi cans. He was in full jersey, trying to catch unsuspecti…
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  • Video - Sport Science: Most Dangerous Celebrations 02:50

    Sport Science: Most Dangerous Celebrations

    Oct 29
    "Sport Science" examines the NFL's most famous sack dances and touchdown celebrations to find the most dangerous of them all.
  • Video - Lions Uncertain Whether DT Fairley Will Return 02:46

    Lions Uncertain Whether DT Fairley Will Return

    Oct 29
    Will Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley return from a knee injury this season? Louis Riddick discusses how the uncertainty will affect the Lions' defense.
  • Video - Lions Embrace Bye As Calvin Johnson, Others Heal 01:22

    Lions Embrace Bye As Calvin Johnson, Others Heal

    Oct 28
    ESPN Lions reporter Michael Rothstein discusses the team's injury situation.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Lions-Falcons Recap 02:09

    Sunday Blitz: Lions-Falcons Recap

    Oct 26
    Jim Basquil and Ron Jaworski break down the Lions' 22-21 win over the Falcons.

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