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Lions Come To Terms With Safety Chris Hope

The Lions announced they have signed former Steelers and Titans safety Chris Hope, and released wide receiver Brian Robiskie. Here’s PFT On the Lions signing of Hope: Because of the uncertain status of safety Louis Delmas, the Lions are going to have qu…
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  • The health of Louis Delmas and Chris Hope Jun 24, 2013
    The Detroit Lions' recent history includes scattered dives into free agency for veteran defensive backs to provide insurance against a projected starter's demise. Most recently, safeties Tyrell Johnson and Erik Coleman found their way onto the Lions' ro…
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  • Former Lion Titus Young misses court hearing but avoids arrest warrant

    Titus Young did not attend a pretrial hearing Monday in an Orange County, Calif., court, but the judge did not issue a warrant for his arrest.
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  • Without an established role, Smyly thriving in 'pen Jun 24, 2013
    Drew Smyly went to Spring Training as the guy who was supposed to fill out the Tigers' rotation. He was never expected to be the one holding the defending American League champions' bullpen together and saving a Max Scherzer victory.
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  • Lamar Miller looks better as a pass blocker Jun 24, 2013
    With Reggie Bush giving the Lions visions of a revved-up offense, the Dolphins are handing the running back job to the combination of Lamar Miller, Daniel Thomas and Mike Gillislee. Miller, a fourth-round pick last year, has been installed as the favori…
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  • BBAO: Calvin Johnson deserves better Jun 24, 2013
    We're Black and Blue All Over: There has been much written and said about the relatively poor teams that Detroit Lions Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders played for. What today's fans might not realize, as Anwar S. Richardson of points ou…
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  • The Juice: Tigers, Pirates and Dodgers lead a day of exciting finishes Jun 24, 2013
    Your browser does not support iframes. The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. Sunday's slate of baseball games gave us …
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  • Video - Web Gems 01:06

    Web Gems

    Jun 24
    Does Domonic Brown's diving catch in left top Victor Martinez's reigning Web Gem?
  • Video - The Biggest Mistake 06:34

    The Biggest Mistake

    Jun 24
    Chad Ford says one of the biggest mistakes NBA teams make is holding private pre-draft workouts, which he says can do a lot to mislead. He also picks the Cavaliers as the team most likely to get draft day right.