The Detroit Lions have placed LB Travis Lewis on season-ending injured reserve and signed TE Jordan Thompson to their active roster, according to Tim Twentyman.
Lewis, 26, was taken in seventh round of the 2012 NFL Draft by the Lions. Last year, he was suspended for four games after he violated the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Lewis still has one year...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Travis Lewis returned Monday from his four-game suspension just in time to clean out his locker for the off-season and watch former Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz give his going-away speech to the team.
Lewis, a seventh-round draft pick in 2012 who played exclusively on special teams this season, was suspended in early December by the NFL.
Lewis said he mistakenly...
Lions linebacker Travis Lewis has been suspended for the final four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
The league announced the suspension Tuesday. The 25-year-old Lewis is in his second season after being drafted in the seventh round in 2012. He's played 25 games for Detroit, with no starts, and his contributions have...
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December 03, 2013
ALLEN PARK, Mich. Detroit Lions reserve linebacker Travis Lewis has been suspended for the final four regular-season games without pay by the NFL by violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Lewis, a seventh-round pick in 2012 out of Oklahoma, has played in all 12 of the Lions' games, but strictly on special teams.
"I apologize to my coaches, teammates...