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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…Upvote Share Tweet
The health of Louis Delmas and Chris HopeESPN.com Updated Jun 24, 2013The 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…Upvote Share TweetTitus 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Without an established role, Smyly thriving in 'penMLB.com Updated Jun 24, 2013Drew 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Lamar Miller looks better as a pass blockerprofootballtalk.com Updated Jun 24, 2013With 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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Jun 24, 2013We'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 Mlive.com points ou…Upvote Share Tweet
The Juice: Tigers, Pirates and Dodgers lead a day of exciting finishesyahoo.com Updated Jun 24, 2013Your 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Web GemsJun 24Does Domonic Brown's diving catch in left top Victor Martinez's reigning Web Gem?
The Biggest MistakeJun 24Chad 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.
Peter King: Guest MMQB: Chris Kluwe on life cycle of an NFL player, Hall c…Jun 24Peter King is taking his annual vacation, and he's lined up some special guests to fill in on MMQB in the meantime. This week, Oakland Raiders punter Chris Kluwe takes over.