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Lions LB Justin Durant Hopes To Be Back In Detroit Next Season

Detroit Lions impending free agent LB Justin Durant is hoping to return to Detroit next season, but admits that there's still a chance he could be playing elsewhere.  "Hopefully we get something worked out to where I'm back...

Jahvid Best’s NFL Career Likely Over?

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press writes that Lions RB Jahvid Best "isn't expected to play football again" after he was unable to gain medical clearance from doctors last season. Best suffered a serious concussion...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 1/21

49ers Jim Harbaugh announced that David Akers will remain the team’s kicker despite missing a field goal against the Falcons. (NFLTR) Bengals Bengals may look to the draft to find a backup quarterback for next season. (NFLTR) Browns Browns CEO Joe Banner...

Lions May Allow RT Gosder Cherilus To Leave Via Free Agency

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press mentioned that impending free agent RT Gosder Cherilus may not be in the Lions' offseason plans. The Lions are expected to make major changes to their starting offensive line...

Jaguars QB Coach Greg Olson Hired As Raiders Offensive Coordinator

Steve Corkran of the Contra Costa Times reports that the Oakland Raiders have hired Greg Olson as offensive coordinator. Olson arrives in Oakland after having spent the 2012 season as the Jaguars quarterback coach. Before...

Dolphins A “Logical Fit” For Greg Jennings?

ESPN.com's Adam Schefter was asked where he could see WR Greg Jennings playing next year seeing as he's unlikely to be back in Green Bay next season. Schefter mentioned that the Dolphins are a "logical fit"...

NFL News & Rumors: 1/15

NFL Toronto Argonauts DT Armond Armstead has workouts scheduled with the Patriots, Colts, and Eagles. (ESPN.com) Bears WR Brandon Marshall will reportedly undergo offseason arthroscopic surgery on his hip.  (Michael C. Wright) Colts OC Bruce Arians is among the...

No Franchise Tag For Lions DE Cliff Avril

According to Detroit Lions GM Martin Mayhew the Lions will not be using their franchise tag on   defensive end Cliff Avril or any other player that will become an unrestricted free agent in the coming...

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 12/31

This post will be continuously updated throughout the day, so check back for the latest news and rumors around the league. NFL ESPN analyst Jon Gruden will interview for NFL head coaching jobs this offseason. (NFLTR) Bears Bears fired HC...

Jim Schwartz Done In Detroit?

Pro Football Talk updates the previous report that Jim Schwartz could be replaced as head coach of the Lions by mentioning that their sources have informed them that this report has "no merit" and that Schwartz...

Lions DE Cliff Avril Hopes To Re-Sign With The Team

Detroit Lions DE Cliff Avril mentioned that he would like to re-sign with the team during the offseason. "I would definitely love to be back here," Avril said, per Anwar S. Richardson. "I've been in...

Jim Schwartz To Remain Lions Head Coach

Carlos Monarez of the Detroit Free Press writes that Jim Schwartz will remain as the Lions head coach next season despite a very disappointing 2013. After leading the Lions to a 10-6 record and their first...

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 12/20

Bengals The Bengals kicker for Week 16 will end up being a game-time decision between Josh Brown and Mike Nugent. (Joe Reedy) Bills DB Leodis McKelvin has been placed on the injured/reserved list due to a groin injury. WR Donald...

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 12/19

Bears OC Mike Tice mentioned that RB Kahlil Bell could see time as their short-yardage and goal-line back this weekend. (Brad Biggs) WR Earl Bennett put in a limited practice on Wednesday. (Brad Biggs) Bengals RB Cedric Peerman out in a  limited practice...