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Detroit Lions News and Rumors

  • Lewand says Lions have “nucleus of a perennial championship con…

    Lewand says Lions have “nucleus of a perennial championship contender”

    profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 7, 2013
    The Lions plunged from 10-6 to 4-12 in one season, but the powers-that-be see the glass as 25-percent full. “We still have a lot of confidence in our young players - Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson with a record year - guys who can form the nucleus
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Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategy

    Jan 7
    The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
  • 2013 NFL draft -- Zach Ertz of Stanford Cardinal enters NFL draft

    Jan 7
    Stanford's offense will be without one if its premier playmakers after tight end Zach Ertz announced Monday he'll enter the 2013 NFL draft.
  • Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    Jan 7
    Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …