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Caldwell on Ezekiel Ansah return: ‘I feel good about it’
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It’s nowhere near a guarantee, but Lions head coach Jim Caldwell at least sounds mildly positive about getting top pass rusher Ezekiel Ansah back for Week 1.

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Dodgers strive to stay hot in series vs. Tigers
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It's a homecoming of sorts for manager Dave Roberts when his sky-flying Los Angeles Dodgers visit the Detroit Tigers for a weekend inter-league series beginning Friday night. Roberts was selected by the Tigers out of UCLA in the 28th round of the 1994 amateur draft. After hitting .303 for Lakeland of the Florida State League […]

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Lions put Hyder on IR with Achilles tendon injury
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The Detroit Lions have put defensive end Kerry Hyder on injured reserve after he hurt his Achilles tendon in Sunday's preseason game at Indianapolis. Coach Jim Caldwell said after that game that the injury looked ''significant'' but the Lions hadn't made an official announcement on any change in Hyder's status until Tuesday. Detroit also put […]

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Lions Detest Use of Logo at White Nationalist Rally
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The Detroit Lions joined one their city sports counterparts, the Red Wings, in denouncing a use of a logo in the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend. A photo that was published Saturday showed a shield held by a man which displayed a logo that looked similar to the Lions. "We detest […]

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Lions logo used by white nationalists at Virginia rally
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DETROIT (WXYZ) – The Detroit Lions are the city’s second pro sports team to see their logo hijacked by white nationalists and Nazi protestors in Charlottesville, Virginia. Detroit Red Wings condemn use of logo during white nationalist rally A photo, circulated in national media, got the attention of team management, for its striking similarity to […]

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Lions condemn 'any use' of team logo at Charlottesville protest
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The Detroit Lions are separating themselves from white supremacists. The organization on Wednesday condemned the use of the team's logo after it was exploited during the violent "Unite the Right" rally that took place in Charlottesville, Va., this past weekend. “We detest and disavow any use or implied use of the Detroit Lions logo or […]

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Lions condemn 'any use' of logo at Charlottesville event
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The Detroit Lions say they "detest and disavow" any use of their logo associated with the event last Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia. A photo attributed to Getty Images showed someone with a logo similar to the one the Lions use , although it was blue and red and had stars on it. "We detest and […]

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Source: Lions lose LB Copeland to torn pec
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Source: Lions lose LB Copeland to torn pec

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Hyder's injury another potential blow to Lions
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There's no official word yet from the Detroit Lions about whether defensive end Kerry Hyder will miss the season. What's clear is that the Lions are coming to grips with the idea of having to play without him. Coach Jim Caldwell had nothing to add Monday on Hyder's condition, but he said the Lions might […]

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Lions DE Kerry Hyder out for season with torn Achilles
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The Lions’ worst fears regarding defensive end Kerry Hyder have been confirmed. Hyder is done for the season with a torn Achilles, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported on Monday.

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Sunday afternoon NFL is here … for a Colts vs. Lions preseason game
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Two of the league’s best young quarterbacks will meet Sunday. Unfortunately, their time on the field will be limited to pregame (or postgame) handshakes. Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts will welcome Matthew Stafford and the Detroit Lions to Indiana Sunday to kick off each team’s preseason. The game will begin at 1:30 p.m. ET […]

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Lions, Colts ready for games to begin after joint practices
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The Detroit Lions got exactly what they needed from a long weekend in Indianapolis. Two practices against another team provided a fresh perspective on the progression they've made in training camp – and a valuable preview of what to expect in Sunday's preseason opener against the Colts. The Lions should get good reviews from the […]

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