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Marinelli out as Bears defensive coordinator

Marinelli out as Bears defensive coordinator

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 17, 2013
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Rod Marinelli will not return as the Chicago Bears' defensive coordinator next season.
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  • Devin Thomas ends retirement, signs with Lions

    Devin Thomas ends retirement, signs with Lions

    ESPN.com Jan 17, 2013
    Wide receiver and kick returner Devin Thomas has ended his brief retirement to sign with the Detroit Lions.
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  • Matthew Stafford’s contract could be redone this offseason

    Matthew Stafford’s contract could be redone this offseason

    profootballtalk.com Jan 17, 2013
    Last year, the Lions needed to give wide receiver Calvin Johnson a new deal in order to free up cap room to fill out the rest of the roster. Johnson wound up with a fat new contract as a result, something that may have quarterback Matthew Stafford licki…
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