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Detroit Lions K Jason Hanson did not participate in practice, while the team had two kickers auditioning on Wednesday.
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The 41-year-old Hanson was not kicking at Wednesday's practice due to an injured left knee.
The team worked out two kickers Wednesday in case Hanson isn't ready to go against Chicago on Sunday.
Detroit Lions placekicker Jason Hanson missed Wednesday's practice with an injured left knee.
With Hanson's status unclear for Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears, the Lions had Rhys Lloyd and Shayne Graham in for workouts.
The 41-year-old Hanson is having a stellar season with Detroit, converting 17 of 18 field goal attempts.
Hanson has spent his entire 20-year...
Detroit Lions K Jason Hanson answered questions about his left knee injury, but would not say how it occurred, after Thursday's practice.
Yes, the post title is admittedly harsh but there is some truth in it. Jason Hanson didn’t take part in kicking drills due to stitches in his knee. That … [visit site to read more]Jason Hanson to Blame for Ryan Donahue’s Injury - SideLion Report - SideLion Report - A Detroit Lions Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The kicking game is a mess right now. First, Jason Hanson wasn’t able to practice Wednesday due to an injury he sustained in the bye week. The injury was severe enough for him to get stitches in his knee. When the Lions had Ryan Donahue kick some field goals, he strained his quad. On Sunday, the Lions may be without their regular kicker and punter. Bad timing considering...
Kicker Jason Hanson returned to Detroit Lions practice today a day after sitting out with a left knee injury, but punter Ryan Donahue has a right quad strain and didn't do anything but hold during the portion open to the media.
Jason Hanson, with stitches in his left knee, was kicking the ball cleanly and without any apparent discomfort on the outdoor practice field Thursday. He had not kicked Tuesday or Wednesday.
How about this for some Lions' luck, circa 2008: Kicker Jason Hanson, who has been nearly perfect this season (17 of'), came back from the bye week with stitches in his left knee and hasn't been able to kick the last two days.
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2. Jason Hanson, Detroit at Chicago
3. John Kasay, New Orleans at Atlanta
4. Shaun Suisham, Pittsburgh at Cincinnati
5. Stephen Gostkowski, New England at New York Jets
6. Ryan Succop, Kansas City vs Denver
7. Billy Cundiff, Baltimore at Seattle
8. Neil Rackers, Houston at Tampa Bay
9. Dan Carpenter, Miami vs Washington
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