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Obstacles await Cutler if he faces Lions

Obstacles await Cutler if he faces Lions

ESPN.com detnews.com Updated Nov 6, 2013
LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Jay Cutler's accelerated return from a torn groin muscle would present the Chicago Bears' offense with certain challenges if the quarterback receives the necessary medical clearance from team doctors to start Sunday against the Detr…
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  • Calvin Johnson limited in practice

    Calvin Johnson limited in practice

    ESPN.com Nov 6, 2013
    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson may have returned to practice Wednesday, but he did not participate the entire way. Johnson, safety Glover Quin (ankle) and receiver Nate Burleson (forearm) all were limited in practice. Af…
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  • Detroit Lions defensive end Ziggy Ansah misses second straight …

    Detroit Lions defensive end Ziggy Ansah misses second straight practice

    detnews.com ESPN.com Nov 6, 2013
    Ansah (ankle) missed practice for the second day in a row Wednesday. After missing a short practice Tuesday, Ansah was wearing a walking boot in the locker room on his left leg, the ankle he injured in a Week 8 win over the Cowboys.
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  • Double Coverage: Terry Foster, Drew Sharp discuss Lions' chance…

    Double Coverage: Terry Foster, Drew Sharp discuss Lions' chances against Bears

    detnews.com Nov 6, 2013
    In the Week 10 episode of Double Coverage, Terry Foster of The Detroit News and Drew Sharp of the Free Press talk about the suddenly wide-open NFC North and the Lions' chances Sunday against the Chicago Bears.
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  • Midseason Report: Detroit Lions

    Midseason Report: Detroit Lions

    ESPN.com Nov 6, 2013
    The Detroit Lions are in a good position after the first half of the season, having already won more games this season (five) than last (four) and have seen improved play from a lot of their units. So, for the most part, the Lions had a fairly even grad…
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  • Morning Roar: Jason Jones progressing

    Morning Roar: Jason Jones progressing

    ESPN.com Nov 6, 2013
    Good morning and ROOOOAAARRR!!!! ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Jason Jones has yet to watch the play that ended his 2013 season against Washington in September, the one on which he tore the patellar tendon in his knee in his first season since coming to the Detr…
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  • Lions say Dolphins' hazing claims don't exist in Detroit

    Lions say Dolphins' hazing claims don't exist in Detroit

    detnews.com Nov 6, 2013
    During training camp, Lions rookies carry helmets and pads for the veteran players, and before road games, they have to supply food on the flights. Under coach Jim Schwartz, that's basically the extent of the hazing.
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  • Lions' Matthew Stafford puts durability questions behind him

    Lions' Matthew Stafford puts durability questions behind him

    detnews.com Nov 6, 2013
    While the Bears are wondering if Jay Cutler will play Sunday and the Packers have lost Aaron Rodgers indefinitely with a fractured collarbone, Matthew Stafford is getting ready to make his 41st consecutive start at quarterback for the Lions. Who saw tha…
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  • Lions coach Jim Schwartz says health takes back seat during wor…

    Lions coach Jim Schwartz says health takes back seat during work week

    detnews.com Nov 6, 2013
    Schwartz tried to make light of the question, though he certainly understood the pertinence of the topic. He was asked what he did to keep himself healthy during all the stressful hours he puts in during the season. 'Tylenol. Caffeine,' he said.
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