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profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 4, 2012
Lions coach Jim Schwartz told us Monday that wide receiver Titus Young wouldn’t be playing for the Lions again this season. They made that official on Tuesday, but not in the manner you might assume. Young has been placed on injured reserve, according tShare Tweet
A Mobile municipal judge has dismissed a misdemeanor marijuana charge against Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley.Share Tweet
Lions call up Kris Durham from practice squadprofootballtalk.com Dec 4, 2012When he announced that wide receiver Ryan Broyles would miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL and that wide receiver Titus Young was no longer “in the mix” for playing time, Lions coach Jim Schwartz said that the team would have to make a rosterShare TweetLions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will not be fined for a hit on Colts offensive lineman Winston Justice that caused a concussion on Sunday. The NFL has reviewed the play and determined that Suh delivered a legal block to Justice after a Detroit inte…Share Tweet
Lions think Calvin Johnson could top 2,000 receiving yardsprofootballtalk.com Dec 4, 2012Lions receiver Calvin Johnson has 1,428 receiving yards this season, putting him on pace to break Jerry Rice’s single-season record of 1,848 yards, set in 1995. But the Lions are eyeing an even bigger number. Detroit offensive coordinator Scott LinehanShare Tweet
Bob Wojnowski: The heat is on Lions coach Jim Schwartz, GM Martin Mayhewdetnews.com Dec 4, 2012The Lions are built for bursts of promise, not sustained success, not yet. The larger issue is, Schwartz and his coaching staff should've seen it coming. Mayhew should've seen it coming.Share Tweet