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profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 12, 2013
After a lengthy search for a new defensive coordinator, the St. Louis Rams finally have their guy. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN.com, the Rams plan to hire Detroit Lions defensive backs coach Tim Walton as their next defensive coordinator. The Rams…Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com Feb 12, 2013It has been eight years since the Lions have had a running back who gained more than 1,000 yards in a season. Eight years. The last guy to do it was Kevin Jones. Since then, a revolving door of role players have failed to get to the four-digit threshol…Share Tweet
Lions view the salary cap as fluidprofootballtalk.com Feb 12, 2013The Lions entered the offseason only $3 million under the salary cap, but that wasn’t necessarily a significant concern. Lions President Tom Lewand says the amount of cap space a team has at any given time is less relevant than how flexible the team isShare TweetCNNSI.com Feb 12, 2013New coach Chip Kelly faces a tricky rebuilding task with the Philadelphia Eagles as he incorporates his up-temp attack into the NFL.Share Tweet