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Detroit Lions LB Stephen Tulloch named top goat from Week 3

Some teams are off to a fast start, others are stumbling out of the gates, and a majority are languishing somewhere in the middle. That’s the NFL landscape after three games. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad. Who fell into each...
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Lions are working out veteran linebacker Pat Angerer

Today the Detroit Lions are working out former Colts linebacker Pat Angerer. Angerer spent preseason with the Atlanta Falcons before being released. Over the past few weeks Angerer has had several workouts with NFL teams but has not been able to latch on. The Detroit Lions are likely trying to fill the spot of Steven […] The post Lions are working out veteran linebacker Pat Angerer...
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The Lions have lost four starters on defense and are still ranked #1

The Detroit Lions hired Teryl Austin the former Baltimore Ravens defensive genius and it has paid off big time. The Detroit Lions have lost four starters and are still the best defense in the NFL. @ttwentyman: The #Lions have lost Bentley, Lawson, Ihedigbo and Tulloch to injury and are still the No. 1 defense in […] The post The Lions have lost four starters on defense and are...
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Lions looking to sign Josh Bynes off Ravens practice squad

Ravens insider Aaron Wilson is reporting that the Lions will sign linebacker Josh Bynes off the Ravens practice squad to the active roster. Source: Josh Bynes leaving Ravens' practice squad to sign with Lions' active roster: — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) September 23, 2014 Bynes is 25 years old and checks in at 6’1″ and 240 lbs. while playing...
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Detroit Lions land a solid LB from Ravens practice squad

Today the Detroit Lions signed LB Josh Bynes off the Baltimore Ravens’ practice squad. Bynes appeared in 15 games last season for Baltimore, making six starts and grading out as a top-15 inside linebacker at Pro Football Focus. He’s a run stopper at 6’1/240. Lions DC Teryl Austin was with Bynes in Baltimore last season. […] The post Detroit Lions land a solid LB from Ravens...
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Fantasy Football: 15 Waiver Wire Targets for Week 4

Fantasy Football: 15 Waiver Wire Targets for Week 4 Are players like Detroit Lions’ quarterback, Matthew Stafford, killing your fantasy team? How about the measly offerings of Eddie Lacy and Frank Gore as of late? Are you wringing your hands in frustration over starting an under-appreciated Larry Fitzgerald each week? … The post Fantasy Football: 15 Waiver Wire Targets for Week...
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Detroit Lions Now Own Top Ranked Defense

The Detroit Lions responded to the criticism shown to their defense by solidifying their spot as the top defense in the NFL. The Detroit Lions are the NFL leaders in total defense. They also rank 2nd in points allowed per game. A lot of naysayers like to discredit the Lions as often as possible, but their most recent “wait until they play Green Bay” theory did not hold up. The...
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Detroit Lions: News, stats and stars from the Packers game

The Detroit Lions played 60 minutes of dominant defense to defeat the Green Bay Packers 19-7 on Sunday. The defense scooped and scored, recorded a safety and shutdown the Packers’ offense all game long —so much so that the Lions’ defense outscored Green Bay by itself (8-7). Detroit didn’t trail at any point on Sunday, and this pivotal NFC North victory could prove to be huge...
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Lions LB Stephen Tulloch tears ACL celebrating sack

Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch suffered a torn ACL in his left knee Sunday vs. Green Bay and will miss the rest of the 2014 season, head coach Jim Caldwell confirmed Monday. Tulloch suffer the injury when he celebrated a third-down sack of quarterback Aaron Rodgers in the first quarter of the Lions’ 19-7 win over the Green Bay Packers. “Obviously he’s disappointed...
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Lions place Tulloch on season-ending I.R. with ACL injury

The Detroit Lions announced Monday that they will place veteran LB Stephen Tulloch on season-ending injured reserve with a torn ACL. Caldwell announced that Stephen Tulloch will be placed on injured reserve with an ACL injury. — Detroit Lions (@Lions) September 22, 2014 Tulloch suffered the injury while celebrating a sack on Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, so this is a very disappointing...
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Stephen Tulloch injures knee while celebrating sack (Vine)

Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch injured his knee in the first quarter of Sunday's game against Green Bay...while celebrating a sack.After sacking Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, Tulloch jumped in the air and threw his arms back while thrusting his hips as he landed in an apparent attempt to imitate Rodgers' trademark "championship belt" celebration. Unfortunately...
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WATCH: Lions LB injures knee while mocking Aaron Rodgers

Detroit Lions linebacker Stephen Tulloch was so excited about sacking Aaron Rodgers on Sunday that he injured himself. After bringing Rodgers down in the first half, Tulloch jumped up and emphatically mocked the Green Bay Packers star’s “Discount Double Check” dance. He immediately fell to the ground and grabbed his knee. Tulloch walked back to […]
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Where should the Detroit Lions look for their next top prospect?

The Detroit Lions are off to a pretty good start in 2014. After blasting the Giants in the home opener they faltered against Carolina, but nevertheless they appear to have one of the best offenses in the NFL and should make a serious run at the playoffs this year. But it’s never too early to start looking ahead and scouting for the next generation of NFL talent. So where should...
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Reggie Bush: I will 'harshly discipline' my daughter

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush made the media rounds on Tuesday. In hindsight, that may have been a bad idea. The former USC star did a handful of interviews as part of a sponsor campaign with Taco Bell. However, it was one interview with WFAN that will have sports fans and media talking about anything but the Taco Bell program. Bush appeared on WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton”...
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