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Rogers, who was an All-American at the University of Washington and drafted No. 7 overall by the Lions in'87, was behind the wheel in a October'88 crash in Pontiac that killed three teenagers after he ran a stop sign.Share Tweet
Ogletree seeing his old pal Bryant in DetroitALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Kevin Ogletree took out his phone earlier this week and dialed up his old friend in Dallas. They didn’t talk about the game, or how for the first time in their careers they were opponents instead of teammates. Ogletree is with the D…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 24, 2013Dallas’ ability to stop Calvin Johnson and the Lions may have taken a hit on Thursday. The Cowboys are likely going to be without defensive end DeMarcus Ware again this weekend and now they may be down a starting safety as well. Nick Eatman of the team’…Share Tweet
Seven Lions starters limited in practiceALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Tight end Brandon Pettigrew was the lone surprise on the Detroit Lions' injury report on Thursday as he was limited with a hamstring injury. Otherwise, it was fairly status quo for the Lions. Right tackle Corey Hilliard (knee) and w…Share TweetCarr is from Flint and played collegiately at Grand Valley. The last time he came home to play a game was in 2011. He was with the Kansas City Chiefs then, and the Lions beat them up, 48-3.Share TweetOne day when a grade-school-aged Louis Delmas was in South Florida, he went swimming in a lake and brought home an iguana. At least, the Lions safety thought it was an iguana.Share TweetALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions are headed to London next season to face the Atlanta Falcons, but their interest in talking about a game a year away is nil. The message throughout the Lions' locker room Thursday about heading to Europe next seaso…Share TweetLloyd McClendon, a hitting coach for the Detroit Tigers under manager Jim Leyland for the last eight years, interviewed for Leyland's old job on Thursday.Share Tweetdimemag.com Oct 24, 2013With the start of the 2013-14 NBA season rapidly approaching, we thought it only fair to share what makes each team so exciting. Ontologically speaking, all 30 teams deserve our eyeballs this season. Even disastrous lineups still present oodles of plays…Share TweetThe Lions are getting healthier as they prepare for Sunday’s game against the Cowboys. Detroit left tackle Riley Reiff, who suffered a hamstring injury during Sunday’s loss to the Bengals, was back on the practice field today. Reiff was limited, but bei…Share TweetCNNSI.com Oct 24, 2013Cowboys-Lions should be a scoring fest. Who will emerge? Picking that and more Week 8 games.Share TweetIt is a matchup between two potential playoff teams and two of the best wide receivers in the game, Calvin Johnson and Dez Bryant. But the Dallas-Detroit game on Sunday has other twists, too. For the Lions, Sunday is a chance to grab back some momentum …Share TweetThis week, Foster and Sharp discuss whether Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh should meet with league about his style of play, plus the keys to beating the Cowboys on Sunday.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 24, 2013The NFL will expand to three London games for 2014, and the six teams who’ll play there have been determined. The league already had announced that the Jaguars, Falcons, and Raiders will host games in London. They’ll face the Cowboys, Lions, and Dolphin…Share TweetDetroit News writers Chris McCosky, Josh Katzenstein, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski make their picks for Week 8 of the NFL season.Share Tweet
Boston's Most Beloved Police OfficerOct 24Meet Steve Horgan, the Boston cop made famous by his signature reaction in the American League Championship Series.
Adam Schefter Mailbag: Week 8Oct 24Was the Rams reaching out to Brett Favre a sign of desperation? And who is the better wide receiver, Dez Bryant or Calvin Johnson? Adam Schefter answers your questions in this week's mailbag.
Countdown Daily Prediction: DAL-DETOct 24The NFL Live crew make their picks for Dallas at Detroit.
The Boys: Episode 8Oct 24ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins talks with Orlando Scandrick and Brandon Carr ahead of the Cowboys clash with the Lions.