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Marcus McNeill schedules visits with Chiefs and Falcons

Marcus McNeill schedules visits with Chiefs and Falcons

profootballtalk.com Updated Mar 16, 2012
Free agent offensive tackle Marcus McNeill spent Friday at Lions headquarters. He spoke to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press just after the meeting. “I can tell you that Detroit made a very good impression on me just off the bat,” said McNeill,
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  • Jets add former Lions backup QB Stanton

    Jets add former Lions backup QB Stanton

    ESPN.com Mar 16, 2012
    The Jets have signed Lions backup Drew Stanton for one year and $1.25 million.
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  • At moment, Lions have one QB on roster

    At moment, Lions have one QB on roster

    ESPN.com lionsgab.com Mar 16, 2012
    Drew Stanton's expected departure at least temporarily leaves the Detroit Lions with one quarterback on their roster. Stanton, who spent his Lions career as the No. 3 quarterback, confirmed via Twitter that he had agreed to terms with the New York Jets.…
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  • Friday Free Agency Update

    Friday Free Agency Update

    lionsgab.com Mar 16, 2012
    Per Anwar Richardson on Twitter, Jacob Lacey has listed the Lions as “front runners.” No new news on the Stephen Tulloch front, his contract demands are believed to be in the $6 million a year range for five or six years.  For a 27 year old key defen
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