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Lions Not Interested In Free Agent RB Ray Rice

  Detroit Lions Head Coach Jim Caldwell plainly stated that he does not foresee any interest in Ray Rice from the Lions, via ESPN.com. “I don’t foresee that, to be plain and simple,” Caldwell said regarding Rice during Wednesday’s NFL meetings.  “There has to be a need and a fit in all areas.  At this ... The post Lions Not Interested In Free Agent RB Ray Rice appeared...
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Lions to pass on tampering charges against Dolphins

In what may haved looked like a clear cut violation of the NFL's anti-tampering rules, DT Ndamukong Suh seemed to have worked out a blockbuster deal with the Miami Dolphins a little too early for most observers' liking. A deal was reported two days before free agency began by ESPN's Chris Mortensen, who happens to be represented by the same agency as Suh. But the Detroit Lions...
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Report: The Detroit Lions deny they have any interest in running back Ray Rice

With Reggie Bush now out of the picture the Detroit Lions must find a suitable replacement at running back. One name that has been floated around as a possible answer is Ray Rice, who has connections to Teryl Austin and Jim Caldwell. Haloti Ngata for one thinks it would be a great idea to bring Rice on board: Haloti Ngata would welcome 'great community guy' Ray Rice to the Detroit...
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Eric Ebron Gifts Matthew Stafford Slick Looking Air Jordans for Wedding Present

It looks like Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron may be attempting to start a trend here. Instead of buying Matthew Stafford and his soon-to-be wife some lame wedding present that will collect dust in their kitchen pantry, the young man decided to go all out for his gift to the two. And by all out, we mean all out. Yes, those are matching pairs of custom made Air Jordan shoes for...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lions' Ebron wins over Stafford's fiancee with wedding gift

Fighting the likes of Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate for passes in the Lions' offense, tight end Eric Ebron would be wise to get quarterback Matthew Stafford's attention a little more often. Good thing for Ebron he's a pretty creative guy. And perhaps a world-class suck-up. Following a rookie season viewed by most as a disappointment (25 catches, 248 yards, one touchdown), Ebron...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions Draft Needs: Defensive Tackle

Defensive tackle is considered to be one of the most important positions in the NFL. The battle at the line of scrimmage can determine the outcome of an entire game. Last season the Lions had a tremendous defensive line that was able to pressure the quarterback, and stop the run. Their defensive line was so good, the Lions had the best rushing defense in the league. However, some...
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Detroit Lions tight end Eric Ebron gave Matt Stafford’s wife the best wedding gift ever

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is a lucky guy. Not only is he one of the NFL’s wealthiest players but he has a beautiful wife named Kelly Hall. Yesterday tight end Eric Ebron gave Mrs. Stafford an awesome wedding gift: a customized pair of Jordans: If you thought those will be just for show you thought wrong. Watch Kelly sink this trick shot with her foot: ...
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Matthew Stafford And Kelly Hall Get Custom Air Jordans From Eric Ebron As Wedding Present

With Matthew Stafford and Kelly Hall getting married in a couple of weeks, Lions tight end Eric Ebron had a wonderfully unique gift for the couple. Ebron gave the couple a two pairs of custom Air Jordan XIs. Each pair featured a similar white patent leather base and a pearl-like upper. The customized sneakers come Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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2015 NFL Mock Draft: Picks 21-32

In the final installment of my first 2015 NFL mock draft, I go through the final 12 picks of the first round. The Detroit Lions trade down three times, and two teams trade back into the first round. 21. Miami Dolphins: Eddie Goldman Eddie Goldman, DT at Florida State University, is selected 21st overall by the Miami Dolphins in my first 2015 NFL mock draft. With the addition...
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Future Mrs. Stafford Kelly Hall Throws Noice Bachelorette Party

With an upcoming wedding nuptials day of April 4th, Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and fiancé Kelly Hall are celebrating their final days as swinging young people. And so they are doing what swinging young people do, naturally go to Las Vegas, drink a bunch, and wear sexy swimwear. I mean, Kelly Hall is wearing sexy swimwear, not Matthew Stafford. God. Could you imagine...
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Matthew Stafford and fiance get custom Jordans as wedding gift (Photo)

Photo via Instagram/kbhall82.Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and fiance Kelly Hall received custom Jordan 11s from teammate Eric Ebron as a gift for their upcoming wedding next weekend.Both pairs of sneakers have "Newlyweds" and "Just Married" inscribed on them, along with the wedding date of 4-4-15. Each pair of Jordans also have images inspired by the classic "Jumpman...
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Matthew Stafford and Kelly Hall get custom Jordans as wedding gift

Kelly Hall, fiancée of Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, recently enjoyed her bachelorette party in Las Vegas, which means the wedding is just around the corner. Before the two tie the knot, they will be the recipients of numerous gifts. One Monday, Hall shared one from one of Stafford’s teammates. Eric Ebron gave the happy couple...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Mayhew thinks the Lions might win in the long-term financially without a Suh deal

With the Lions still on the hook for roughly $9.7M of Suh cap space this upcoming season Martin Mayhew and the rest of the Lions front office continued to pick up the pieces in the wake of their All-Pro defensive tackle getting way and signing in South Beach. Monday’s angle was telling Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press that the team would be financially better off without...
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Eric Ebron buys Matthew Stafford and Kelly Hall his and hers wedding Jordans (PHOTO)

Lions second year tight end Eric Ebron will earn the “Most Creative Gift” award for the upcoming Matthew Stafford-Kelly Hall wedding – his and hers wedding Michael Jordan brand sneakers. Based off the Jordan 11s, they’re embroidered with Mr. and Mrs. Stafford.  What do you get someone who has (or can have) everything?  A custom set of Jordans.  Because sure, why the heck...
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Why the Rashean Mathis signing was a big move for the Detroit Lions

Getting Rashean Mathis back to the Detroit Lions for a 2 year $3.5 Million contract was a huge signing for the team this off-season. Mathis has already been in Detroit for the past two years and has proved himself to keep a roster spot and this signing has a lot of meaning behind it. To start off, he is an experienced veteran who hasn’t lost his step. At age 33 last year, he played...
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Lions Interested In Re-Signing Veteran G Rob Sims

The Detroit Lions have reached out to free agent G Rob Sims about a new contract in recent weeks, according to Tim Twentyman. The market has been very quiet for the veteran guard, but he is among the best interior offensive linemen available in the free agent market. Sims, 31, is a former fourth-round pick of the ... The post Lions Interested In Re-Signing Veteran G Rob Sims appeared...
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Is Andre Ware of the Detroit Lions the biggest bust in NFL Draft history?

The NFL Draft is coming up around the corner. One of the most exciting parts is seeing which players turn into superstars and which become busts… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: The biggest losers in free agency NFL Draft: The 10 best defensive tackle prospects on the board Every team has missed in the draft at some point but the Detroit Lions have a couple of the biggest busts in...
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NCB Instagram Girl of the Week (Week of 3.23)

Name:   Kelly Hall Instagram:  @kbhall82 Who is she?  Former Georgia Bulldog cheerleader / Fiancée of Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford ______________________________________________________________ (Visited 2 times, 1 visits today) The post NCB Instagram Girl of the Week (Week of 3.23) appeared first on No Coast Bias.
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What will Haloti Ngata look like wearing his new Detroit Lions uniform?

One of the more underrated free-agent signings so far came when the Detroit Lions nabbed defensive lineman Haloti Ngata. How the Lions will use Ngata and adjust from losing both Nick Fairley and Ndamukong Suh remains to be seen, but at least now we know what Ngata looks like in his new digs… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Ten rule changes the NFL should make immediately Bold Prediction...
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Calvin Johnson engaged to girlfriend Brittney McNorton

Congratulations are in order for Calvin Johnson, who got engaged this week to girlfriend Brittney McNorton. Johnson was in Baltimore to attend the Ed Block Courage Awards and decided to propose to McNorton. McNorton, who is a Detroit Lions employee, told The Baltimore Sun that Calvin proposed to her while they were walking along Baltimore’s...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Expected to Retire Kellen Moore's Jersey At Spring Game

Kellen Moore has to be feeling pretty good about life right about now. The former Boise State Bronco has signed a contract extension with the Detroit Lions for the next two seasons at $1.825 million. For an undrafted quarterback that is technically the No. 3 man on the roster that is exceptional, but the good times do not end there for Moore.It sounds like his alma mater may be getting...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mathis reaches 2-year deal to stay with Lions

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have reached a two-year deal with Rashean Mathis, keeping the free agent cornerback in the Motor City after he started all 16 games this past season. Agent Doug Hendrickson confirmed the agreement Wednesday night. The 34-year-old Mathis has been a steady part of Detroit's secondary since the Lions signed him two years ago. He had 42 tackles...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions re-sign CB Rashean Mathis

Rashean Mathis looked done after 2012, as he graded out below average in 2012, missed 11 games with injury in 2011 and 2012 combined, and was going into his age 33 season. He didn’t get signed until mid-August in 2013, but he turned back the clock in Detroit over the past 2 seasons, making 29 starts and grading out 26th in 2013 and 12th in 2014. He’s a risky signing because...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Veteran cornerback returns to Detroit Lions on two-year deal

It’s no secret that the Detroit Lions need to upgrade their secondary, but I’m not sure if this is the way to go about it… AROUND COVER32 NFL Mock Draft: Version 1.0 of how the first round will unfold QB Rankings: Ranking the starting signal callers from 1-32 based on star power According to a report by Pro Football Talk, the Lions are bringing back 35-year old cornerback...
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Lions Re-Sign RaShean “Old Man” Mathis

The Detroit Lions have re-signed veteran Cornerback Rashean Mathis to a 2-year deal worth $3.5 million dollars. This is being reported by Pro Football Talk on Twitter: 35-year-old CB Rashean Mathis returns to Detroit on a 2-year deal; $3.5M total, $2M this year, per source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) March 18, 2015 The guaranteed money hasn’t been reported yet, however...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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