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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, former Eagles’ defensive lineman Mike Patterson is scheduled to visit the Detroit Lions. Former Eagles DT Mike Patterson is scheduled to visit the Lions in Detroit. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) February 27, 2013 Patterson only recorded 6 tackles and 1 sack in 2012.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parent...
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