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Stafford, Lions still expected to get new deal done

Stafford, Lions still expected to get new deal done

profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 14, 2013
Joe Flacco and Tony Romo got their new contracts, but we aren’t done hearing about quarterbacks cashing in with their current teams. Aaron Rodgers and the Packers are expected to settle on a deal that keeps Rodgers in Green Bay with plenty of greenbacks
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  • Austin’s pre-draft tour ends with Rams coming to Morgantown

    Austin’s pre-draft tour ends with Rams coming to Morgantown

    profootballtalk.com Apr 14, 2013
    Interest continues to rise in diminutive West Virginia receiver Tavon Austin. In addition to the Rams, Bengals, Buccaneers, 49ers, and Jets, Austin also will make a final-week visit to the Lions. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Austin will…
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  • Lions draft preview: TE Travis Kelce talented but controversial

    Lions draft preview: TE Travis Kelce talented but controversial

    detnews.com Apr 14, 2013
    The Lions rarely draft tight ends. They have drafted only two in the last 10 years. But there have been indications they might be looking to snag one in the mid to late rounds this year.
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  • In photos: Tight ends the Lions might draft

    In photos: Tight ends the Lions might draft

    detnews.com Apr 14, 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: Tight ends.
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  • Clayton's mailbag: Financial hurdles in NFC East

    Apr 14
    Three of the four NFC East teams have had to work around tricky cap situations this offseason, writes John Clayton.