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Marcus Robertson is the new Lions defensive backs coach
profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 14, 2013
The Lions found themselves in need of a new defensive backs coach after Tim Walton took the defensive coordinator job in St. Louis earlier this week and it didn’t take them long to fill it. The team announced Thursday that Marcus Robertson would be promShare Tweet
ESPN.com Feb 14, 2013Walking the corridors of Minnesota Vikings headquarters for the first time since he was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the memories came flooding back for Cris Carter.Share TweetBears coach Marc Trestman has spoken to linebacker Brian Urlacher on the phone since taking over as the team’s head coach, but he had no answer to questions about whether the team would look to bring Urlacher back for the 2013 season. Sean Jensen of theShare TweetThe Minnesota Vikings unveiled their new logo on Thursday. Or at least they said it was a new logo. I'm frankly not sure whether or not to believe them because the two logos below look identical at first glance. OK, so the Norsemen aren't carbon copies …Share TweetCenter Dominic Raiola has agreed to restructure his contract, likely keeping him in a Detroit Lions uniform for a 13th season in 2013, the Detroit Free Press reported Thursday.Share Tweet
George Wilson: I think I fit Lions’ needsFree agency doesn’t start until March 12, but players released by their 2012 teams are free to start shopping for a new team right away. Safety George Wilson is one of those players and he was in Detroit Thursday to talk to the Lions. There are no reporShare TweetWide receiver Greg Jennings has put his Green Bay house on the market and all signs continue to point toward his departure from the Packers in free agency. Less clear is where Jennings might be playing next. A lot of teams have been thrown out as potent…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 14, 2013If Cliff Avril remains with the Detroit Lions for next season, it doesn't appear it will come at a hometown discount.Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 14, 2013MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) Green Bay Packers running back Cedric Benson has paid fines for three citations in eastern Wisconsin.Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Harvin's Future UnclearFeb 14Episode 269: Mike Hill and Chris Mortensen discuss Percy Harvin's future with the Vikings. Adam Schefter breaks down the chance for Robert Griffin III to return for opening day. The NFL32 crew discuss who should call plays for the Cowboys.
Ragnar gets a faceliftFeb 14Heath Evans and Willie McGinest work together to identify the changes to the Minnesota Vikings logo.
Will Urlacher be a Bear?Feb 14Will Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher be wearing a different jersey next season? Head coach Marc Trestman talks about his discussion he had with the veteran linebacker.
Best Coaching HireFeb 14Herm Edwards likes the Bears' hiring of Marc Trestman as head coach.