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Lions OLB Lewis faces charges after bar incident

Lions OLB Lewis faces charges after bar incident

Detroit Lions linebacker Ronnell Lewis faces three misdemeanor charges following his arrest during an altercation at an Oklahoma bar.
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  • Lions dust off the usual post-arrest statement

    Lions dust off the usual post-arrest statement

    profootballtalk.com Apr 23, 2013
    No team has more experience than the Lions in releasing statements about players who were arrested, so it’s no surprise that the Lions’ PR staff was quick in pulling out the boilerplate after defensive end Ronnell Lewis was arrested. “We are aware o
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  • Report: Five teams in top 12 want to move down

    Report: Five teams in top 12 want to move down

    profootballtalk.com Apr 23, 2013
    Draft boards are set by this point. That means all that’s left is the jockeying for position. Adam Schefter of ESPN points out what seems obvious in a draft with no sure things, that about half the top 12 want to move down. Schefter specifically mention
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  • Eric Fisher's ascension as top-5 pick is self-made

    Eric Fisher's ascension as top-5 pick is self-made

    detnews.com Apr 23, 2013
    Fisher played football and basketball in high school, but few predicted he would be an NFL player - or a possible No. 1 overall pick. After years of dedication and hard work at Central Michigan, the offensive tackle has transformed his body and game.
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  • Video - Burleson's top-five underrated receivers 06:02

    Burleson's top-five underrated receivers

    Apr 23
    Lions WR Nate Burleson reveals his top-five underrated wide receivers in the NFL.
  • Video - Teams Looking To Trade Down In Draft 01:18

    Teams Looking To Trade Down In Draft

    Apr 23
    Adam Schefter discusses the possibility of heavy trade activity on the first day of the NFL draft.