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Jeremy Ross could add more duties with Lions' offense

Former teammate Nate Burleson identified Jeremy Ross as the Detroit Lions' "X-factor." On a team with such offensive stars as Calvin Johnson and Reggie Bush, there's still the need for an under-the-radar player such as Ross to make an impact. Ross came out of nowhere last year to take on that role as the Lions' return specialist after getting released early...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Coaching staff update

Teryl Austin (Photo credit: Scott Boehm/AP) Just about two weeks ago, the Detroit Lions were still without a head coach. The fans’ leading candidate just announced that he would be choosing the head coaching gig for the Tennessee Titans instead of (hopefully) leading Matthew Stafford and the rest of the Lions to the promise land. On January 14th the Lions announced that Jim Caldwell...
Via isportsweb.com
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Lions’ Jeremy Ross scores on punt return, does snow angel celebration

Detroit Lions punt returner Jeremy Ross made a massive play for the Lions against the Philadelphia Eagles in the blizzard.  Neither team had been able to break open a big play and Ross returned this punt 58-yards to the end zone.  The fact that Ross didn’t fall down and there weren’t any penalties on this play is simply astounding.  The snow angel celebration by Ross was a...
Via Diehardsport
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions promote Jeremy Ross the Packers former return man

Today the Detroit Lions promoted Jeremy Ross from their practice squad to play this weekend.  Ross was the former return man for the Packers before getting released.  To make room for Ross, the Lions released tight end Dorin Dickerson, whom they signed earlier this week. Ross, 25, appeared in three games for the Packers earlier this season. […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Packers release Jeremy Ross

Jeremy Ross (Photo credit: Brace Hemmelgarn/ USA TODAY) On Monday, the Green Bay Packers released wide receiver/kick returner Jeremy Ross.  During his time with the Packers, Ross took over as the main return man in order for the Packers to save Randall Cobb for their offense.  Cobb took the NFL by storm from his first career game, where he returned a kickoff 108 yards for a touchdown...
Via isportsweb.com
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers worked out Indoor Football League Kick Returner

Today we found out that the Packers are searching for help after releasing Jeremy Ross on Monday. According to Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the club worked out returner/defensive back B.J. Hill of the Green Bay Blizzard. According to the Blizzard’s website, the 27-year-old Hill has 13 return touchdowns in four seasons with the club. According to McGinn, […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
September 25, 2013  |  1 Comment

Packers release returner Jeremy Ross after ****

The Packers have released receiver and return man Jeremy Ross a day after the second-year player muffed a kickoff that set up a touchdown in the wild 34-30 loss to the Bengals. Ross failed to make a significant impact in the return game. BenJarvus Green-Ellis ran for a 2-yard score to give Cincinnati a 14-0 lead on the play after Ross muffed the kickoff early in the first quarter...
Via AP on Fox
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers release struggling return man Jeremy Ross

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The fumbled kickoff return in Sunday's Week 3 game will be the last for Jeremy Ross in a Green Bay Packers uniform. The team announced Monday afternoon that Ross has been released. Ross fumbled a punt return near the goal line in the Packers' divisional-round loss last season at San Francisco. Despite that, Green Bay gave Ross another chance this season...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jeremy Ross has excellent chance to become Packers returner

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- At the start of training camp, the Green Bay Packers were hoping that someone would perform well enough that Randall Cobb could be removed from special teams return duties. Jeremy Ross is getting very close to allowing the Packers to do just that. "I think Jeremy has an excellent chance," coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday. Two weeks ago, McCarthy had...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Punt-returner Ross ready to prove himself

GREEN BAY, Wis. Jeremy Ross didn't have a great first impression with the Packers. It was Ross, a first-year player activated to the roster from the practice squad earlier this month, who was on the receiving end of the ill-fated punt return trick play in Chicago on Dec. 16. After Randall Cobb threw a cross-field backwards pass late in the fourth quarter of that game, Ross...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss
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