• Reggie Bush helps Lions overcome miscues to leg out victory

    Summary of 17 articles · Updated Sep 13, 2013
    Reggie Bush gave the Detroit Lions exactly what they were looking for when they signed him as a free agent in the offseason. This season, with Bush, the Lions have options. In an effort to regain some sense of balance, the Lions signed running back Reggie Bush to a four-year, $16 million contract in March, and Bush started earning every bit of that deal in Week 1, becoming the third back in franchise history to gain at least 90 rushing yards and 100 receiving yards in the same game. Good morning and ROOOOAAARRR!!!!!The love affair with Detroit's offense and running back Reggie Bush continued Wednesday when colleague Dan Graziano released his latest MVP watch. There was one Lion on it Bush. Bush would be a receiver from the backfield, or motion to the slot pre-snap. The idea was simple force nickel coverage over time, and take a linebacker off the field, by getting one of those linebackers to think, “Oh, [bleep] I can’t cover this guy.” There’s probably, I don’t know how many running backs carry or touch the ball as many times as he did yesterday, but anybody that did is probably experiencing the same kind of things today. “His thumb happened on a pass. That’s life in the big city.
    • Bush changes Cards' approach to Megatron

      TEMPE, Ariz. – As if worrying about Detroit Lions stars Calvin Johnson and Matthew Stafford wasn’t enough. On Sunday, the Arizona Cardinals will have to account for another offensive weapon, a shifty back who can pound it between the tackles, bounce off…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Bush’s collection of injuries grows

      Lions running back Reggie Bush told PFT after Sunday’s season-opening win over the Vikings that he can handle 25 touches per game all season long. Those 25 touches, however, can lead to plenty of injuries. His list of conditions officially has expanded …
    • Lions' Reggie Bush eager for full workload vs. Arizona

      It looked like Reggie Bush was trying to keep from smiling Wednesday when he was told that over his career, his teams are 9-2 when he gets at least' carries in the game.
      Source: detnews.com
    • Morning Roar: Bush on MVP watch?

      Good morning and ROOOOAAARRR!!!!! The love affair with Detroit's offense and running back Reggie Bush continued Wednesday when colleague Dan Graziano released his latest MVP watch. There was one Lion on it -- Bush. Bush climbed into the ranking at No. 9…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Reggie Bush’s game vs. Vikings provides blueprint for Forte

      The pass itself was only a few yards, but Lions running back Reggie Bush — with three offensive linemen paving the way — took it 77 yards straight through the Vikings’ defense and into the end zone. Interestingly enough, Bears coach Marc Trestman said h…
      Source: suntimes.com
    • Bush, Cutler benefit from system changes

      Jay Cutler is as talented as any QB in the league. Could a new scheme finally maximize his ability?
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Lions won't limit banged-up Bush's touches

      The Detroit Lions saw what new running back Reggie Bush could do in their offense Sunday against Minnesota. Now, even though he has minor injuries, they don't plan on limiting him.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • By land, by air, Bush does in Vikings

      A new weapon helped the Lions overcome a quiet day by Calvin Johnson.
    • Bush says “we just scratched the surface today”

      In 2011, the Lions won their first five games with running back Jahvid Best providing an explosive run-pass dynamic from the backfield. Since Best suffered his most recent concussion, the Lions had gone 9-19. Today, the Lions went to 1-0, thanks in larg…
    • Lions RB Bush has dislocated thumb, groin pull

      Reggie Bush dislocated his left thumb and suffered a pulled groin early in the first quarter of Sunday's 34-24 victory over the Minnesota Vikings.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Bush shines in Detroit debut as Lions top Vikes

      Reggie Bush turned a short pass into a 77-yard touchdown in the third quarter and finished with 191 yards of offense to help the Detroit Lions pull away to beat the Minnesota Vikings 34-24 Sunday.
      Source: ESPN.com

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