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The GOP-controlled House has passed a bill renewing a payroll tax cut for 160 million workers and jobless benefits for millions more, backing the main items on President Obama's jobs agenda in a rare burst of bipartisanship.
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After making some critical comments about Suh the week before the Super Bowl, it's clear Sapp still thinks very highly of the Lions' defensive tackle.
According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free-Press, the Lions will do whatever it takes to not lose defensive end Cliff Avril in free agency and that means they’ll place the franchise tag on him if they have to.
Avril has already come and said he’s looking to get paid and doesn’t believe in giving the Lions a hometown discount, which might force them to tag him.
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Sniping season continues for retired NFL stars who are taking potshots at the Lions star quarterback-receiver duo of Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson.
Johnson was in the cross hairs early in the season when Cris Carter did not rank him among the NFLs top five receivers in an interview on ESPN.
Carter later changed his mind about Johnson -- in a presidential election year, well...
Brandon Pettigrew was off the charts in 2011, and the Detroit Lions tight end position -- one of the offense's vital outlets -- is in good hands going forward.
Defensive end Cliff Avril isn't sure what the Detroit Lions plan to do with him.
Former Ohio State left tackle Mike Adams could replace Detroit Lions' Jeff Backus if the team drafts him in April, according to NFL Network's Mike Mayock.
By all accounts, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford was impressive by throwing for over 5,000 yards last season.
Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk, however, wasn't exactly blown away by the accomplishment.
"Throwing for 5,000 yards in the NFL right now is nothing," Faulk said, per MLive.com. "I don't want to take anything away from it. As much as people...
It's not March, but the madness that is the Kensington Lakes Activities Association basketball tournament began in full earnest Friday night as the four-division league seeks to crown a conference champion.
TECHNOLOGY Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt plans to sell up to 2.4 million shares of stock currently worth nearly $1.5 billion.
Congress Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., said the House and Senate have sealed a final agreement on legislation to renew a 2-percentage-point cut in the payroll tax and jobless benefits for millions of unemployed workers. Baucus announced the agreement late Wednesday, capping a long day of wrangling over final details of the measure.