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Eagles Options At Middle Linebacker

  Sheil Kapadia of Philly.com assess the Eagles options at middle linebacker during free agency. Kapadia mentions that last year’s five-man rotation that consisted of Jamar Chaney, Brian Rolle, Akeem Jordan, Casey Matthews and Keenan Clayton needs to be upgraded and replaced by a guy that can...

Lions release Cody Brown

I can't think of too many examples of this happening. Dave Birketton Twitter reports that the Lions released Linebacker Cody Brown because he never reported after being claimed from the Jets.

Lions “Won’t Have Much Cap Room” For Free Agency

Dave Brikett of the Detroit Free Press writes that the Lions "won't have much cap room" during free agency which could create an issue for some of the roster moves that they would like...

Calvin Johnson In Line For A Record Contract?

Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald signed a record setting deal last season that will keep him with the team for next eight years for $120 million. Fitzgerald's staggering deal opens the door for other play-makers like Calvin Johnson who...

Eagles Interested In Lions MLB Stephen Tulloch?

The Philadelphia Daily News specifically mentions Lion's MLB Stephen Tulloch as a likely target for Eagles during the offseason. There's no question that the Eagles will need to improve their inside linebackers in the coming...

Cliff Avril Intends To Leverage His Situation

The Lions have made it known that their top priority for the offseason is to lockup DE Cliff Avril but he apparently isn't willing to commit to the idea. Avril does mention that he...

Lions Situation At Running Back

The Detroit Lions are coming off of a pretty successful season that saw the teams passing attack live up to it's potential and then some but their inability to generate a consistent running game...

Detroit Lions Offseason

NFL Draft:  2013 NFL Mock Draft - Round 2 - 2013 Big Board Free Agency: 2013 Free Agents List - Top 50 Free Agents - Top 100 Free Agents Features: NFL Team Cap Space - Power Rankings      Detroit Lions (4-12)   Projected Cap Space:  ($1.1 million) 2013 Draft Picks:   Future/Reserve Contracts: WR...

Lions Concerned That RB Jahvid Best May Never Play Again?

  Anwar Richardson of MLive.com writes that "many within the (Lions') organization" that RB Jahvid Best may never play in the NFL again. Best has a very serious history of concussions and wound up missing a good portion of the...

Lions WR Calvin Johnson Expects To Start Negotiating Long-term Deal Soon

Lions WR Calvin Johnson, 26, is coming off of an unbelievable season in which he tallied over 1600 yards receiving to go along with 16 touchdowns. Johnson will be entering the final year of his rookie contract...

Lions Hoping To Prevent DE Cliff Avril From Testing The Free Agent Market

  ESPN's Adam Schefter tweets that the Detroit Lions will not allow DE Cliff Avril to hit the free agent. Detroit has mentioned a number of times that Avril is the team’s top priority heading into the offseason. Avril,...

Some Options For Browns RB Peyton Hillis

The Cleveland Browns have made it known that they intend to move on without RB Peyton Hillis next season. The two sides were unable to come anywhere close to reaching an agreement during the...

Lions Plan On Addressing Calvin Johnson & Cliff Avril’s Contracts

GM Martin Mayhew discussed the Lions plans for WR Calvin Johnson and DE Cliff Avril with Anwar Richardson of MLive.com. Pro Bowl WR Calvin Johnson is coming off an incredible season where he was largely unstoppable...

Cliff Avril & Jeff Backus’s Future In Detroit

Cliff Avril  Bob Wojnowski of the Detroit News writes that the Detroit Lions top priority this offseason should be to come to an agreement with DE Cliff Avril as he's set to hit the free agent market. Avril...