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Titus Young recently boasted he’s better than Megatron

Titus Young recently boasted he’s better than Megatron Updated Feb 4, 2013
The Texans have learned the hard way that they shouldn’t have cut receiver Jacoby Jones.  The Lions surely hope that they won’t have the same experience with receiver Titus Young. But it has become increasingly clear that the 2011 second-round pick h
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  • Ryan Broyles starts running in a pool

    Ryan Broyles starts running in a pool Feb 4, 2013
    It’s been a little more than two months since Lions wide receiver Ryan Broyles tore the ACL in his right knee, but his rehab is already picking up steam. Broyles tweeted a picture of him in a running pool at Lions headquarters, kicking off his second st
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  • Jerry Green: Older Harbaugh John outcoaches little brother by a…

    Jerry Green: Older Harbaugh John outcoaches little brother by a little bit, but it's enough Feb 4, 2013
    They might have been playing one of those old-fashioned table football games, one with pushbuttons and cards, in the kitchen of a one-family home in Ann Arbor. Two brothers. The older one, quiet, sometimes smiling, cerebral. The younger, eyes flashing, …
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  • Video - Lions Release Titus Young 03:50

    Lions Release Titus Young

    Feb 4 NFC North blogger Kevin Seifert discusses Detroit's decision to release disgruntled WR Titus Young.

Sports Columnists

  • Kerry J. Byrne: Flacco, Eli have turned Super Bowl predictors upside down

    Feb 4
    Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco helped prove that there's a very simple formula for building a champion in today's NFL.
  • Don Banks: What's next for Baltimore Ravens, San Francisco 49ers

    Feb 4
    NEW ORLEANS -- Having snapped the NFC's three-year Super Bowl winning streak, but continued the NFL's recent trend of seeing a lower-seeded hot team ride postseason momentum all the way to the parade-planning stage, the Baltimore Ravens stand astride th…
  • Clayton: Early Super Bowl favorites for 2013

    Feb 4
    Can the Ravens and 49ers get back? Don't count on it. Here are five teams that should be Super Bowl threats in 2013, writes John Clayton.
  • Don Banks: Imperfect and slowed, but Lewis ends career on top with Ravens

    Feb 4
    NEW ORLEANS -- You don't have to buy everything that Ray Lewis is selling -- and plenty of people don't, me included -- to enjoy the storybook ending that was his "last ride.''