Posted April 03, 2013 on AP on Fox
The Detroit Lions have agreed to a two-year contract with veteran defensive tackle C.J. Mosley. Agent Harold Lewis confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on Wednesday. Mosley was released by the Jacksonville Jaguars earlier this week. Mosley spent the last three seasons with the Jaguars, starting 15 games and recording 136 tackles. Mosley won a starting job last season. He started 12 games in 2012 and had a career-best 80 tackles. He has eight years in the league, spending time with Minnesota, the New York Jets, Cleveland and Jacksonville. He will join an interior line in Detroit that includes Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley.

Jaguars release veteran DT Mosley after 3 seasons

The Jacksonville Jaguars have released veteran defensive tackle C.J. Mosley. Mosley spent the last three seasons with the Jaguars, starting 15 games and recording 136 tackles. He won the starting job over Terrance Knighton last season. He started 12 games in 2012 and had a career-best 80 tackles. He also had 2 1/2 sacks and three fumble recoveries. Mosley has eight years in the...

Lions kicker Jason Hanson retires from NFL

Jason Hanson has decided to retire. The 42-year-old kicker has chosen to retire rather then accept the league minimum to return to the Detroit Lions. Hanson spent all 21 years of his NFL career with the Lions. During his career Hanson connected with 82.4 percent of his field goals, 18th best in the history of the NFL. He was as reliable as anyone from beyond the 50-yardline. Already...

Fantasy Football Player Profile – Ryan Broyles, WR

Ryan Broyles, WR, Detroit Lions Player Profile Height/Weight: 5-10/192 Birthdate: 4/9/1988 School: Oklahoma FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS Poor Ryan Broyles. After suffering an ACL injury his senior year at Oklahoma, then working hard to make it back on the field after getting drafted by the Lions, he suffers another ACL injury in the opposite knee. I guess that’s the good news for...

Jaguars open offseason program amid more change

Maurice Jones-Drew had four empty stalls to his right and two to his left. And dozens more scattered across the locker room. It was a clear sign of all the changes surrounding the Jacksonville Jaguars. The team opened its offseason conditioning program Tuesday with another new coaching staff, a new general manager and without several key starters from recent years. Jones-Drew...

Jason Hanson Retires From The NFL

Jason Hanson announced that he’s retiring from the NFL on Thursday after 21 seasons in the league, per Tim Twentyman. Mike Garafolo reports that the low offers he received from the Lions had him considering retirement. Garafolo adds that Hanson was also dealing with a foot injury. “It was time to make a decision,” Hanson said, via “It was the right time...

Lions' Hanson calls it a career

Back in 1992, Bill Clinton was voted in as President of the United States, the Mall of America was constructed in Minnesota, rioting broke out in Los Angeles following the Rodney King beating, the first Nicotine patch was introduced and, oh yeah, Jason Hanson made his debut with the Detroit Lions. A fabulous kicking era ended Thursday when Hanson officially announced his retirement...

Lions kicker Hanson, 42, retiring

Jason Hanson wanted to keep on kicking. His body told him to stop. The Detroit Lions kicker is retiring after 21 seasons. The 42-year-old Hanson announced his decision Thursday. He said he thought about returning, but problems with his heel prompted him to call it a career. ''It's time,'' Hanson said. ''I gave serious thought and consideration to playing...

Experts point at Lions drafting defense early

In his four first years as the Detroit Lions' general manager, Martin Mayhew has leaned heavily to taking offensive players in the first and second rounds of the NFL Draft. ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. is projecting that to change this year. He thinks the Lions will go some combination of defensive endcornerback with their first two picks. Many observershad a similar assumptionlast...

Lions' Jason Hanson decides to retire

Lions' Jason Hanson decides to retire

Jacksonville Jaguars: Time Really is On Their Side

After listening to Mark Long of the Associated Press this morning on XL Primetime on 1010XL here in Jacksonville, I could not agree more with his assessment of the Jacksonville Jaguars.What they have more than anything on their side is time.We can safely assume this is a team in transition, reload, overload, whatever fans wish to call it. There is a plan in place by team owner Shad...
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