Found October 25, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
Detroit Lions safety Louis Delmas is a fantastic teammate. How do we know this? Delmas was willing to give up a member of his family so teammate Kevin Ogletree can live with him. Five years ago, former Lions linebacker Ernie Sims — a known collector of exotic animals — gave Delmas an alligator egg. That […]

Barry Sanders Jr Can Create His Own Legacy This Season

  There is no other college football player who has bigger shoes to fill than Stanford running back Barry J. Sanders. Many believe that Barry J’s father, Barry Sanders Sr., is the greatest running back to ever play the game. Throughout the 90’s Sanders juked, cut and trucked his way into a Hall of Fame career with the Detroit Lions. The younger Sanders became a youtube sensation...

Lions Louis Delmas Gives Up Pet Gator Because It Scares Roommate Kevin Olgetree

Lions S Louis Delmas was given an alligator egg as a gift during his rookie year from former teammate Ernie Sims. That egg has since hatched and been named Mojo. Well it’s time for Delmas to lose his Mojo. His new roommate Kevin Ogletree is a bit uncomfortable with the idea of sharing a house with a pet gator: “I told him I couldn’t stay there with the gator there, so he had...

Lions' Louis Delmas bids farewell to pet alligator Mojo

It was a gift from former Detroit Lions linebacker Ernie Sims but five years later the alligator egg given to Louis Delmas has grown to a six-foot monster the safety could no longer justify keeping at his home. Sims known for his collection of exotic animals gave Delmas the egg during his rookie season. Sims told him it would hatch in a week but after two days under a heat lamp...

Detroit Lions are headed to London in 2014

Earlier this year the NFL announced that several teams will be heading to London to play one regular-season game. Two of those teams are the Atlanta Falcons and the Jacksonville Jaguars. Well we’re learning today via Tim Twentymen that the Detroit Lions will play Atlanta Falcons in 2014 in London. @ttwentyman: The Lions are going […]

Reggie Bush missed practice as a precaution

According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free-Press,  Lions running back Reggie Bush was held out of Friday’s practice as a precaution. Reggie Bush said he missed practice today for “precautionary” reasons. Not related to previous knee injury. No need to panic. — Dave Birkett (@davebirkett) October 25, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Reggie...

The Lions are getting thin at offensive tackle

Today OT Corey Hilliard (knee) has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against Dallas and both left tackle Riley Reiff (hamstring) and right tackle Jason Fox (knee) have been deemed questionable, although both practiced Friday for the Lions. This means Detroit has just two tackles — rookie LaAdrian Waddle and recently signed Barry Richardson — […]

Reggie Bush misses practice as a precaution, says he's fine: 'I’m playing Sunday'

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush was present at Friday's practice, just not participating. With his right leg wrapped up, Bush was merely an observer after practicing with no issues on Wednesday and Thursday. “I’m fine,” Bush said, via Kyle Meinke of

Did NFL make mistake sending Lions to London?

When the Detroit Lions tee it up against the Atlanta Falcons next season in merry old London Town, our beloved gridiron gladiators will not only be representing the Motor City and the state of Michigan, theyll be playing for the entire country of England. The lion, you see, just happens to be the national animal of England. In medieval times, "The Lion" was the nickname...

Week 8 Fantasy Football Weekend Injury Report: Calvin Johnson & Reggie Bush

Detroit Lions stars Calvin Johnson and Reggie Bush are both listed as probable for this week’s game against the Dallas Cowboys. Johnson was able to participate in practice on a limited basis on Friday while Bush missed practice all together. Bush’s absence was considered precuationary and his is fully expected to be fine for this weekend. Injury Outlook: We’ll start...

Lions to play Falcons in London next season

The Detroit Lions are going to London to play a regular-season game next year. The NFL announced Thursday that the Lions will face the Atlanta Falcons at Wembley Stadium as part of the league's desire to expand globally. It will be considered a road game for Detroit, which still is expected to play the regular eight games at Ford Field next season. "We are excited for...

Jerry Jones says he’s more worried about defending RB Reggie Bush than WR Calvin Johnson

Reports this morning out of Detroit have Lions running back Reggie Bush not practicing Friday, with his right leg wrapped up. Bush hasn’t been listed on the Lions’ injury report this week. If Bush can’t play Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, that would very much please owner Jerry Jones. Jones was asked Friday morning on KRLD-FM who he’s more worried about this week with...

Lions' Dominic Raiola having best season of 13-year NFL career

After 10 or so seasons, most players see a natural decline in their play, but that hasn’t been the case for Lions center Dominic Raiola in year 13. “I think he probably is playing as good as he’s ever played,” offensive coordinator Scott Linehan said. Raiola will make his 180th career start on Sunday against the Cowboys, and if his play is any indication, he won’t be...

Reggie Bush is ‘good’ and ready to help the Lions battle the Cowboys

Detroit Lions playmaker Reggie Bush missed Friday’s practice as a precaution to rest his ailing leg. Bush will compete this weekend when the Lions (4-3) host the Cowboys (4-3) in Detroit. “Feel good,” said Bush, 28, who signed a four-year contract with the Lions in March worth roughly $20 million. “Just taking a day off, getting ready for the game on Sunday.” Possibly working...

Dallas Cowboys at Detroit Lions: 2013 Week 8 NFL Pick

Dallas Cowboys (4-3) at Detroit Lions (4-3) The Lions are going into a bye this week. Ordinarily, teams cover at an above average rate going into a bye, which makes sense because they don’t have any distractions on the horizon. However, the Lions are just small home favorites here and teams do not cover as small home favorites going into a bye, as teams who are favored by 3 or...

Dallas Cowboys vs. Detroit Lions Preview and Prediction

Two teams that are 4-3 in the NFC and more known for offense will go toe-to-toe on Sunday when the Dallas Cowboys matchup with the Detroit Lions at...
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