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Lions sign Akers, say goodbye to Hanson

Lions sign Akers, say goodbye to Hanson

The Detroit Lions officially signed kicker David Akers on Tuesday and bid farewell to Jason Hanson.
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  • In photos: Wide receivers the Lions might draft

    In photos: Wide receivers the Lions might draft

    detnews.com Apr 9, 2013
    Chris McCosky of The Detroit News is taking a position-by-position look at players the Lions might have on their wish list in the upcoming NFL draft. Today: Wide receivers.
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  • Don Banks: Despite reports, Revis trade makes too much sense not to happen

    Apr 9
    As the saga drags on into yet another week this spring, with any signs of progress becoming harder to discern, it's easy to look at the Darrelle Revis trade talks between New York and Tampa Bay and see a stalemate, stand-off and showdown with no end in …
  • Peter King: Brian Banks not worried about long-shot odds to make Falcons

    Apr 9
    Brian Banks and his mother, one of the only people who really believed Banks was innocent of rape for a decade, were on a dream trip to Times Square in New York last week, walking and marveling at the sights they were seeing for the first time after tel…