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Martin Mayhew Says Titus Young Had No Trade Value

Martin Mayhew Says Titus Young Had No Trade Value

Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said he released receiver Titus Young and did not attempt to trade him for one main reason, Anward Richardson of Mlive.com. “He didn’t really have any trade value,” Mayhew said. “I didn’t talk to anybody. I di
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  • Peterson says pain was at a 10 in Week 16

    Peterson says pain was at a 10 in Week 16

    Adrian Peterson rushed for 2,097 yards in 2012.  More than half came while he was suffering from a sports hernia. Specially, he gained 1,068 after Week 10, when he says the injury occurred against the Lions. “That next day I felt very uncomfortable in
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  • Kyle Vanden Bosch as an example-setter

    Kyle Vanden Bosch as an example-setter

    ESPN.com Feb 7, 2013
    A newsy week has delayed my plan to circle back on the Detroit Lions' release of defensive end Kyle Vanden Bosch, a move that gives us an opportunity to reflect on the unique role he filled for the team. A Pro Bowl pass rusher in his prime with the Tenn…
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Williams, Titans may be the best thing for each other

    Feb 7
    To paint Tennessee's hiring of well-known NFL pariah Gregg Williams on Thursday as nothing more than an act of desperation is not a totally baseless characterization. For either Titans head coach Mike Munchak or Williams himself.
  • Don Banks: Taking a second look at 2012 NFL Draft's first round

    Feb 7
    With the Super Bowl in the books, we can now stand clear enough to view the NFL's 2012 season through the prism of history, all 267 games worth (256 in the regular season and 11 in the playoffs). Before looking ahead to 2013, let's look back one last ti…