Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 7/24/12
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The axe has fallen. The Victim: Aaron Berry. The Detroit Lions cut Aaron Berry from the team on Monday morning after he had been arrested for the second time in one month. He hadn't even really done anything. There was no actual fight. Aaron Berry just threatened someone... with a gun... allegedly... The Detroit Lions as a team are suffering through an off-season of being maligned by the league and by the media. The overall feeling is the Lions coaching staff has lost control. A mad collection of crazies is running loose in the asylum and the Lions' front office can't do a thing about it. So people in the media will now point to this move and declare that the Lions front office is now making moves to ensure that actions like this will not be tolerated. While this has an element of truth to it, some interesting reports shed a different light on this. It is now being reported that several teammates were consulted before this move. The message here is clear. The players are starting to...
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