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Nate Burleson hopes time on IR matures Titus Young

Nate Burleson hopes time on IR matures Titus Young

profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 6, 2012
While Lions coach Jim Schwartz took a shot at Titus Young yesterday, saying the young wide receiver would have knee surgery “unless he doesn’t show up for it,” others are taking a more therapeutic approach. Veteran wide receiver Nate Burleson in par
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  • Back to drawing board for Lions' run game

    Back to drawing board for Lions' run game

    ESPN.com Dec 6, 2012
    In Week 2, the Detroit Lions' running game wasn't good enough to exploit a San Francisco 49ers that was aligned dramatically to stop the pass. Things got only incrementally better upon Mikel Leshoure's debut in Week 3, and as a result, it's worth noting…
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  • Blogger Blitz: March to 2,000 yards

    Blogger Blitz: March to 2,000 yards

    ESPN.com Dec 6, 2012
    As we enter the final quarter of the 2012 season, two NFC North players are making legitimate threats at producing a 2,000-yard season at their respective positions. This week's Blogger Blitz provides the details. We'll be keeping close tabs on Detroit …
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  • There are a few major problems with the Detroit Lions’ 2013 cal…

    There are a few major problems with the Detroit Lions’ 2013 calendar

    yahoo.com Dec 6, 2012
    In this internet era, where everybody lives on blog time, we do have to pause to understand the concept of lead time. When you're creating tangible things one can hold in one's hands, it takes a bit longer to set things up. However, the company put in c…
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  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Lions-Packers 00:47

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Lions-Packers

    Dec 6
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Detroit at Green Bay
  • Video - Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers 02:21

    Preview: Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers

    Dec 6
    NFL Films previews the Week 14 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Green Bay Packers.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- What scouts are saying

    Dec 6
    Marc Stein checks in with advance scouts to get their takes on the most pressing NBA topics.
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 14 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Dec 6
    No. 1 seeds are on the line this weekend, but that distinction isn't as valuable as it once was, John Clayton writes.