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Detroit Lions: Smart move not to extend Suh?

The Detroit Lions opened camp on Monday and team president Tom Lewand spoke to the media, he gave his thoughts on Ndamukong Suh‘s contract negotiations.“Well, I’ll tell you, we’ve had a lot of conversations over the offseason and every one of the contract negotiations is different. In light of where we are, and most importantly getting ready for the season (and) keeping...
Via Route4Sports
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Detroit Sports Podcast Ep. #051

Detroit Sports Podcast-DocNJock Sports Show w/ Adam & John Theo Gridiron Spight, host of The Gridiron and Chef program & Lions fight song singer, joins the podcast to talk football, Lions training camp, Eric Ebron’s early training camp woes, will Matthew Stafford elevate his game, and Ndamukong Suh’s contract situation. Plus, stay tuned as Theo listens as Doc auditions...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Detroit Lions need Darius Slay to be their breakout defensive player

CThe Detroit Lions know what to expect from their star defensive players Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley, and they believe with both them in a contract year, that this should be their best season to date. After that, the team is full of question marks. Last year’s surprises on defense came from rookie defensive end Ziggy Ansah and outside linebacker DeAndre Levy. Both put up solid...
Via cover32 - Lions
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Detroit Lions halt talks with DT Ndamukong Suh, will allow him to test free agency

The Detroit Lions announced just prior to the opening of training camp that they will have no further discussions with extending the contract of DT Ndamukong Suh this season. Suh was the second overall player selected in the first-round of the 2010 NFL Draft and has recorded 186 tackles and 27.5 sacks in 62 regular-season games. The disruptive tackle is playing the final year of...
Via thepigskinreport.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions Rumors: Detroit willing to allow Ndamukong Suh to test market

After reports surfaced earlier this week of contract talks between Ndamukong Suh and the Detroit Lions being tabled until after the upcoming NFL season, the Lions have now informed Suh to seek the best deal available on the free agency market.#Lions want an informed Ndamukong Suh to sign a deal he’s happy with. I’m told DET is willing to allow him to explore FA to gauge his...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Are the Lions Allowing Suh to Test Free Agency?

As you may have seen, NFL Insider Ian Rapoport sent out a tweet last night saying that he was told that the Detroit Lions were willing to allow defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to test the waters of free agency after this season. #Lions want an informed Ndamukong Suh to sign a deal he’s happy with. I’m told DET is willing to allow him to explore FA to gauge his market — Ian Rapoport...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lions willing to let Suh test free agency

News broke on Monday that the Lions will table contract talks with defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the upcoming season. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Lions might let Suh test free agency. #Lions want an informed Ndamukong Suh to sign a deal he’s happy with. I’m told DET is willing to allow him to explore FA to gauge his market — Ian Rapoport ...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Report: Lions Willing To Allow DT Ndamukong Suh To Test Free Agent Market

  Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network is reporting that the Lions want DT Ndamukong Suh to sign a deal that he’s happy with and are willing to give him the opportunity to test the free agent market. This comes just a day after Lions president Tom Lewand told reporters that they are tabling contract talks with Suh until after the 2014 season. The Lions are in a difficult position...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Front office cuts off contract talks with Ndamukong Suh

The Detroit Lions have begun their training camp for 2014. There are plenty of things that should be being discussed. Golden Tate and Ziggy Ansah are both injured. Kyle Van Noy banged up his thumb yesterday and had to leave practice. Coach Jim Caldwell is emphasizing much different focal points than former coach Jim Schwartz, efficiency at the top of his list. None of it seems to...
Via cover32 - Lions
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions reportedly table contract talks with Suh until after season

The Lions and Ndamukong Suh will not be having any discussion relating to Suh’s expiring contract until after the offseason.  After Suh put off megabucks extension talks all this offseason, the Lions are now the ones putting down the hammer. Suh admitted that it was indeed the Lions who tabled talks despite thoughts by many that this was another ploy by the three-time Pro Bowler...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions and DT Suh Put an End to Contract Talks For Now

One of the biggest headlines of the Detroit Lions off season figures to linger around until after the 2014 NFL season. The Lions and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will not continue contract negotiations until the season comes to an end. The Detroit Lions’ star defensive tackle has been the subject of scrutiny, as well as the subject of appraise. For now, he will remain the subject...
Via Detroit Sports Nation
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Lions table contract talks for Ndamukong Suh until after the season

If the Lions are going to sign Ndamukong Suh to a new contract, it won’t happen until after the upcoming season. The #Lions have tabled contract discussions with Ndamukong Suh until after the season — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) July 28, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Ndamukong Suh contract talks halted until after 2014 season

TweetDetroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is due for a new contract, but he won’t be getting an extension anytime soon. According to a report from ESPN, the Lions are tabling contract negotiations with the All-Pro until after the season in an effort to focus more on the upcoming season. Suh, drafted 2nd overall in 2010, signed a 5-year, $65 million contract that carries...
Via Los That Sports Blog
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions shelve contract talks with Suh

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Contract negotiations between the Detroit Lions and defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh have broken off until the end of the season. Lions president Tom Lewand made the announcement Monday, shortly before the Lions' first training-camp practice. Suh is entering the final year of his original rookie deal and could become a free agent next March. "I think it...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ndamukong Suh Would Command Franchise Tag Record Amount Next Summer

The #Lions have tabled contract discussions with Ndamukong Suh until after the season — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) July 28, 2014 The Detroit Lions announced today that they would no longer negotiate a contract extension with Ndamukong Suh until next season is over, something that has to concern Lions fans. According to Chris Mortensen, Suh would […] The post Ndamukong Suh Would...
Via Diehardsport
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Lions ‘tabling’ contract negotiations with Ndamukong Suh until after the season

The hope that Ndamukong Suh will be a Lion for an extended period of time just took a major hit Monday afternoon. According to team president Tom Lewand, the Lions will be ‘tabling’ contract negotiations with Suh until the end of the season. Lions tabling Ndamukong Suh negotiations until after the season, per Tom Lewand. Huge news. — Kyle Meinke (@kmeinke) July 28, 2014 This...
Via The Majors Detroit
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Lions, Ndamukong Suh to discuss contract extension after season

The Detorit Lions will not sign defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to a contract extension until after the season, reports Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com. The #Lions have tabled contract discussions with Ndamukong Suh until after the season — Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) July 28, 2014 Lions president Tom Lewand remains optimistic that the team and Suh can agree on a deal.  Tom...
Via Sports-Glory
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Report: Lions Won’t Extend Ndamukong Suh Until After the Season

According to Tim Twentyman, the Detroit Lions have decided to ‘table” extension talks with Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the 2014 season. The two sides were unable to come to a common ground on a potential extension this offseason, which could lead to some drama next spring. The #Lions have tabled contract discussions with Ndamukong Suh until after the...
Via Sportsnaut
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Lions Tabling Contract Talks With DT Ndamukong Suh Until Next Season

  Lions president Tom Lewand told reporters on Monday that they are tabling contract talks with DT Ndamukong Suh until after the 2014 season, per Tim Twentyman. Lewand mentioned that he is still optimistic that they will be able to get a deal worked out. Lions new HC Jim Caldwell mentioned on Sunday that he remains confident that they will be able to sign Suh to a contract...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Jim Caldwell optimistic Ndamukong Suh will stay with Lions

As the Lions prepare for training camp Monday, star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh’s future in Detroit remains in doubt. But the team is confident Suh’s contract negotiations won’t be a distraction as it prepares for the season, and coach Jim Caldwell remains optimistic that the Lions can keep Suh long term. “Absolutely,” he said Sunday. “I’m always optimistic ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Trouble is brewing on the Detroit Lions defensive line

There is trouble brewing on the Detroit Lions defensive line already this year. We all know that the lack of a contract extension for Ndamukong Suh has been a major distraction this offseason and may have caused the Lions trouble in signing potential free agents, but there are more pressing concerns now. Two of the Lions key players on the defensive line are causing the concern...
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Detroit Lions worried they can’t re-sign Ndamukong Suh

For the last four seasons Ndamukong Suh has been the anchor of the Detroit Lions defensive line. During that time he’s totaled 27.5 sacks and 186 combined tackles. Re-signing Suh has been a priority for the Lions, and apparently Suh wants to stay, but it’s looking more and more like that might not happen. According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen the club is starting to get anxious...
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Lions HC Jim Caldwell “Optimistic” They’ll Sign DT Ndamukong Suh To An Extension

  Lions new HC Jim Caldwell told reporters on Sunday that he remains confident that they will be able to sign DT Ndamukong Suh to a contract extension. “Absolutely,” Caldwell said, via ESPN.com. “I’m always optimistic. I think you know me by now and I think without question they are working at it, and I think something will be done at the appropriate time.” ESPN’s...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Caldwell believes Suh's deal will 'absolutely' get done

ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Ndamukong Suh and the Detroit Lions' veteran players arrived Sunday for the start of training camp. Barring an unexpected turn in negotiations, Suh will take the field Monday afternoon for the team's first practice without the contract extension that the Lions were hoping to sign him to during the offseason. Suh, entering his fifth year in the NFL, could...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions' Suh: Contract uncertainty not a distraction

DETROIT (AP) -- Ndamukong Suh is ready to start training camp -- and he says any uncertainty about his contract shouldn't be a distraction. "That's what you've got agents for," the Detroit defensive tackle told The Associated Press. "They can take care of business, and just go from there." Veterans report to camp Sunday, and the Lions will practice...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
5 days ago  |  Discuss
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