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Bruce Campbell has become one of those rare actors where people have simply asked him to play ‘Bruce Campbell’.  Very few actors can pull this off and make a career out of it.  Only other one that comes to mind right now is Christopher Walken.  Can they play dramatic roles?  Sure but even while Christopher Walken told you about 5 long years of your daddy wearing his watch up his ass, it was Walken telling you.  You reach that stage of caricature only a few times with actors and Bruce Campbell is that guy.  He plays the smug, badass hero.  I mean, there’s a movie called ‘My Name Is Bruce‘, people.  Yes, he plays a smug bad-ass like only Bruce Campbell can.  Why all this talk of caricatures and playing yourself?  Well, one, I’m quoting Army of Darkness for my title and any chance I get to talk about that movie, I make sure and take advantage of.  Two, for all the things that Doug Martin has not been this year – superstar in the stats department – he’s still been the 12th best runnin

Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson breaks arm in one-car accident

via The Lions will be without their second wide receiver Nate Burleson for a while after he broke his arm in two placesearly Tuesday morning in a one-car accident.  According to beat writer Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Burleson will undergo surgery Tuesday. According to Michigan State Police, Burleson’s crash occurred at 2:25 a.m. Tuesday.  CBS Detroit...

Reggie Bush will be back Bears fans, I smell a 100 yard game

After missing last week’s game, Reggie Bush will be ready to help the 2-1 Lions beat the undefeated Bears.  Bush was held out of last game but he claims he was ready to go. “I could have played,” Bush said. “I just don’t know if I could have (taken) a hit today on it. I […]

Fantasy Football Injury News: Lions WR Nate Burleson out, Ryan Broyles in

The Detroit Lions were forced to make an adjustment with the receiving corps this morning after WR Nate Burleson was injured in a car accident late last night. Burelson was involved in a one car accident and broke his arm in two places. Reports suggest that he is undergoing surgery this morning. The loss of Burelson creates a vacancy at slot receiver. Ryan Broyles will assume Burelson...

Nate Burleson Was Saving Pizza From Falling Off Seat in Tuesday’s Single-Car Accident

ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson broke his arm in a single-car accident early Tuesday after he reached over to keep two pizza boxes from falling off the front passenger seat, authorities said. Burleson’s car hit a center median wall on a highway in suburban Detroit and he was taken to a local hospital. Michigan State Police Lt. Mike Shaw said alcohol was...

Detroit Lions Place DE Jason Jones On Injured Reserve

The Detroit Lions have placed defensive end Jason Jones, who primarily played on the left side, on injured reserve with a torn left patellar tendon, in turn ending his season.  Jones, who signed a three-year contract in the off-season, has been struggling in 2013.  In a corresponding move the Lions signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen to take the place of Jones on the 53-man...

Detroit Lions Toss-up, Week Three: What Should the Lions Do to Help Replace Nate Burleson?

Every week during the season, we’re debating the biggest talking point from the week before about the Detroit Lions. Lions’ Toss-up, Week 3: The Lions lost Nate Burleson for a long period of time Tuesday morning, when he crashed his car trying to save some pizza and broke his arm in two places. We wish we were kidding. Regardless, does the team need to make a trade for a bona...

Lions Nate Burleson’s Car Accident That Broke His Arm Was Caused By Falling Pizza

This could only happen to a player on the Lions. You can’t make this stuff up. Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson’s season is in jeopardy after he broke his arm in two places in a single-car accident on westbound I-696 at about 2:25 a.m. today in Farmington Hills. Burleson was driving a 2009 GMC Yukon SUV when he was distracted by pizza falling off his front seat, according...

Nate Burleson Breaks Arm In Car Accident, Needs Surgery

The Lions have a big division matchup with the Bears this Sunday, and unfortunately they will be a wide receiver short. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, Nate Burleson broke his arm in two places and will need surgery today. The injury was sustained in a single car accident, and no alcohol was reportedly involved. Big loss for the Lions passing offense. I'...

Detroit Lions WR Nate Burleson will need surgery on a broken arm after 1-car accident

From the AP: “The Detroit Lions say wide receiver Nate Burleson was in a one-car accident and needs surgery on a broken arm. The team said in a statement Tuesday morning that the police have confirmed alcohol was not involved.” Related posts: The Detroit Lions Are Adding Pseudocheerleaders, But They’re Not Quite Sure How To Use Them The Detroit Lions’ Logo Has Come A Mighty...

Suh's impact goes beyond the stat sheet

ALLEN PARK, Mich. If you dont believe that statistics lie, consider the case of Ndamukong Suh. Suh has no sacks in the first three games, but you can make the case that hes been as dominant as almost any player in the NFL., which breaks down game tape every week, ranks Suh as the top defensive tackle so far. Hes played outstanding, Lions coach Jim Schwartz...

Lions’ Burleson out with broken arm

The Detroit Lions will be without their #2 wide receiver for the next several weeks, after Nate Burleson broke his arm in two places after being involved in a one-car accident early on Tuesday morning. According to the The…Read more →

The Haps – 9/24: A Falling Pizza Causes Detroit Lions Receiver To Break Arm, Miley Cyrus Creates Michael Jordan Tribute Video

What’s The Haps for September 24th? The NBA pulls an XFL-inspired stunt, a pizza helps Nate Burleson break his arm, Dumb & Dumber is officially back, Miley twerks in honor of MJ, and more. The Links - NBA considers nicknames on Heat, Nets jerseys I DEMAND BRIAN SCALABRINE BE SIGNED FOR THIS ONE GAME. A [&hellip(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)The post The Haps – 9/24...

Photo: Nate Burleson’s jacked-up SUV post-pizza crash

Here's a photo of Nate Burleson's wrecked SUV after the Detroit Lions wide receiver crashed trying to catch a falling pizza.

VIDEO: Police dashboard cam of Burleson accident

Here’s the dashboard cam as Michigan State Police pulled up on Nate Burleson’s single car accident early this morning on I-696. And Lt. Michael Shaw of the MSP addressing the media on Burleson’s accident. h/t: @PaulKampe and @jrturk (VIDEOS)

REPORT: Lions WR Nate Burleson breaks arm in early morning car acciddent

It looks as though the Lions will be without a key piece on offense for the foreseeable future. According to the Michigan State Police, Lions WR Nate Burleson was involved a car accident around 2:25 am on I-696 near Drake and Farmington Hills after returning home from watching MNF Tuesday. The report (via CBS Detroit) also mentions that alcohol wasn’t a factor and occurred when...
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