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Ansah missed the Lions' last three practices after suffering an apparent injury Saturday. Lions coach Jim Schwartz declined comment multiple times this week when asked if Ansah suffered a concussion.
Kellen Moore takes a big stepUpdated Aug 28 Share TweetYou weren't alone last summer if you questioned whether Kellen Moore was an NFL-caliber quarterback, let alone if he deserved a spot on a Detroit Lions' roster that seemed primed for a playoff run. Backing the league's decision not to draft him, Moore a…
Report: Lions' Jim Schwartz one of six NFL coaches on hot seatUpdated Aug 28 Share TweetSchwartz, whose 22-44 in four seasons as Lions field boss, is on the firing line due to the team's woeful 4-12 performance last season, which 'speaks to a schism between talent and results that generally has people looking at the coach,' the report note…Share TweetTwo years ago, the Detroit Lions won half of their 10 games by one score. In 2012, they lost nine such games. So we are left to decide: Were the Lions lucky in 2011? Or unlucky in 2012? I think the answer lies somewhere in between, and that's why I'm gu…
Morning Roar: More Patrick Edwards talkUpdated Aug 28 Share TweetGood morning and ROARRRRRRRR! At least one guy hasn't given up on Patrick Edwards, the Detroit Lions' buzz-worthy young receiver who hasn't exactly lit up the stat line in the preseason. Veteran Nate Burleson, whose strong comments jump-started the Edwa…
Dominic Raiola remains invaluable leader for LionsUpdated Aug 28 Share TweetSince Raiola's second season in 2002, he's started'8 games, missing four in 2008. Despite all the losing seasons, criticism of his play and his occasionally brash attitude, Lions coaches and players have trusted Raiola to be available, whether as a…
Sources -- Milwaukee Bucks near deal to acquire Caron Butler from Phoenix …Aug 29The Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns are in advanced discussions on a trade that would send Wisconsin native Caron Butler to his home-state team, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
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