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pic: John T. Greilick, APThe Bush has landed and he couldn’t have found a better place. In 2012 the Detroit Lions sans speedy and pass catching Jahvid Best put a running back platoon on the field consisting of Kevin Smith (FA), Joique Bell and Mikel LeShoure. Individually neither was spectacular, but together their numbers resemble that of a workhorse starting caliber running back. Kevin Smith and Mikel LeShoure appeared in 13 games each and Joique Bell played in 15. LeShoure dominated the rushing attempts with 215 as Bell became the 3rd down receiving back with 52 receptions. Towards the end of the season it was Bell between the 20’s and LeShoure in the Red Zone as Mikel ultimately became too touchdown reliant for reliable fantasy value. The three running backs combined for 334 rushing attempts and 1,346 yards averaging 93.2 rushing yards a game. The key to Reggie Bush’s arrival though is these 3 backs combined for 96 receptions and 778 yards. In Bush’s most productive years in Ne...
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Long considered the front-runners in the pursuit of Reggie Bush, the team reportedly has signed the free agent running back to a four-year deal.
The Detroit Lions apparently are going to have to wait at least another day to add that playmaking running back that theyve been coveting.
The NFL free-agent season opened Tuesday at 4 p.m. with much anticipation and speculation that the Lions could quickly sign Reggie Bush, who played the last two seasons in Miami.
No such deal was immediately announced.
Instead, Bush is expected...
The Detroit Lions have agreed to terms on a four-year contract with the Detroit Lions, according to Tim Twnetyman of DetroitLions.com. Lions and Reggie Bush have agreed to terms on a 4-year contract. Press conference set for 1:45. — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) March 13, 2013 Bush will help the Lions establish the running game they missed in 2012 with Jahvid Best out. The Lions...
Reggie Bush is joining the Detroit Lions.
The Lions introduced the free agent running back Wednesday. They did not immediately provide any details about his contract.
Bush gives Detroit another speedy playmaker for an offense that already includes star receiver Calvin Johnson. He's being brought in to help improve an inconsistent running game. Jahvid Best, a first-round draft...
Reggie Bush is on tour. Well, his first free agent tour since being drafted by the Saints in 2006. He was traded to the Dolphins, so he wasn't signed as free agent. Back to topic. Bush is talking with several teams about what his role would be on those teams. The team with the inside track, according to this Yahoo! Sports article would be the Detroit Lions, because they'...
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This signing was one of the worst kept secrets in free agency. The Lions needed to find a replacement for Jahvid Best and Reggie’s skill set fits the bill. They can line him up all over the formation and may need too. I think he will be a nice RB2 in PPR leagues in 2013 as the Lions have shown they love to throw to their RBs. Hell, even Joique...
Reggie Bush has agreed to a 4 year contract with the Detroit Lions. ush spent five seasons with the Saints before he was traded to the Miami Dolphins following the 2011 lockout. Bush signed a two-year, $9.75 million contract with the Dolphins and, as an every-down back over the last 31 games, rushed for 2,072 yards with 12 touchdowns, going over 1,000 yards for the first time in...
This is how I keep my 6 pack Juan…
Reggie Bush has had a very exciting week. The former New Orleans Saint and Miami Dolphins running back has taken his talents to Detroit to bolster the Lions backfield….He also was personally invited by Taco Bell to try out some food in their test kitchen. Reggie has always been a big Taco guy.
Reggie Bush Gets Introduced As A Lion
Reggie Bush In The Club
Reggie Bush had a decision to make — sign with the Lions or Cardinals as a full-time running back or sign with the Redskins or Bengals as a third-down back.
Bush agreed to terms on a four-year deal with the Lions on Wednesday, according to Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com. The team retweeted Twentyman’s tweet and said “Welcome to Detroit!”
The Lions and Cardinals were offering...
Look out Green Bay, Minnesota, and Chicago--the Detroit Lions have just become a whole lot tougher:
BREAKING: The @detroitlionsnfl and RB Reggie Bush have agreed to terms on a 4-year deal.
— FOX SPORTS: NFL (@NFLONFOX) March 13, 2013
Detroit has been in need of a running back ever since Barry Sanders left. They thought they had one when they drafted Jahvid Best a couple year...
After the Miami Dolphins made big moves on day 1 of free agency by signing Mike Wallace and Dannell Ellerbe, the Detroit Lions were the clear winners of day 2. Ironically, the biggest signing of the day for the Lions was running back Reggie Bush, who left those same Dolphins to sign a 4 year $16 million dollar contract. Also added to the fold were former Texans safety Glover Quin...