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General manager Martin Mayhew said the Lions have not yet determined whether they'll pick up the fifth-year option on defensive tackle Nick Fairley's rookie contract, which would keep him in Detroit through 2015.Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com Jan 20, 2014The Ravens have reportedly interviewed a former NFL head coach for their offensive coordinator role. According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Ravens met with former Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan on Monday. Linehan oversaw the Lion…Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 20, 2014Height is just a number to Aaron Murray, who wants to show there's more to him than meets the eye.Share TweetNew Lions head coach Jim Caldwell plans to work on Matthew Stafford‘s footwork according to Peter King of SI.com. Caldwell said he’s already watched every single throw Stafford made during a 2013 season that saw him complete just 58.5 percent of his pas…Share Tweet
Secondary coach Marcus Robertson interviews to remain with LionsHe briefly spoke with new Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin on Monday morning after weigh-ins at the Senior Bowl, but Robertson said a more thorough interview would follow.Share TweetAlthough the Lions won't be coaching the annual college all-star game this week, Jim Caldwell's staff and team scouts will have an up-close look at some of the nation's most talented seniors this week at Ladd Peebles Stadium.Share Tweet
Super Bowl pits best of the best as Denver's No. 1 offense collides with Seattle's top-ranked defenseAccording to STATS, it's the first NFL title game since'91 pitting the team that scored the most points in the regular season against the team that allowed the fewest.Share Tweet
First Starting Black QBJan 20James Harris sits down in a 2006 interview to talk about his experience for the Buffalo Bills as the first African-American to regularly start at QB in NFL history. Harris is currently working as a senior personnel executive for the Detroit Lions.