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League looked into Calvin’s concussion but not his “nerve damag…

League looked into Calvin’s concussion but not his “nerve damage” - yet

With Lions receiver Calvin Johnson previously claiming he suffered a concussion during a September 30 game against the Vikings, with the Lions denying it, and with Johnson now claiming he also suffered nerve damage, the question becomes whether the Lion…
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  • 2012 NFL Week Ten Preivew — Detroit vs Minnesota

    2012 NFL Week Ten Preivew — Detroit vs Minnesota

    lionsgab.com Nov 8, 2012
    Two teams going in different directions will take to the field Sunday in a NFC North battle, as the Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings. It’s the second matchup between the two teams this season, the first time around the Vikings won in For
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  • Routt visiting NFC team this week, AFC team next week

    Routt visiting NFC team this week, AFC team next week

    profootballtalk.com Nov 8, 2012
    It’s been reported that the Lions, Dolphins, and Cardinals are interested in cornerback Stanford Routt.  It was later reported that the Dolphins are out of the running. Though we can’t confirm or debunk the specific teams that have been named, a sour
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  • Sprained ankle likely to sideline Harvin vs. Lions

    Sprained ankle likely to sideline Harvin vs. Lions

    CNNSI.com Nov 8, 2012
    Sprained ankle likely to sideline Harvin vs. Lions
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  • BBAO: Jared Allen on Gosder Cherilus

    BBAO: Jared Allen on Gosder Cherilus

    ESPN.com Nov 8, 2012
    We're Black and Blue All Over: Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen's bluster can sometimes be worse than his bite, but it sounds as if Allen retains some true animosity for Detroit Lions right tackle Gosder Cherilus. Allen is still upset over a …
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  • Nate Burleson is happy for the players who may push him out of …

    Nate Burleson is happy for the players who may push him out of a job

    profootballtalk.com Nov 8, 2012
    In the two weeks since Lions receiver Nate Burleson was lost for the season with a broken leg, a couple of young receivers - Titus Young and Ryan Broyles - have played well in his absence. And that raises an uncomfortable fact for the 31-year-old Burl
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  • Video - Suh Again Voted Dirtiest Player 03:00

    Suh Again Voted Dirtiest Player

    Nov 8
    Lomas Brown comments on Ndamukong Suh being voted the dirtiest player in the NFL for the second year in a row.
  • Video - Pepsi Anthem: Kid Rock 'In Detroit' (Lions Anthem) 01:27

    Pepsi Anthem: Kid Rock 'In Detroit' (Lions Anthem)

    Nov 8
    Kid Rock represents his favorite city in this special anthem dedicated to Detroit and the Lions.
  • Video - Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings 03:12

    Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings

    Nov 8
    NFL Films previews the Week 10 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Minnesota Vikings.

Sports Columnists

  • Biggest NFL games of Week 10 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Nov 8
    Misfortune and luck can lead to landing the right quarterback, John Clayton writes. For the Colts, misfortune led to Luck.