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Lions Have No Plans To Trade RB Mikel LeShoure

Lions Have No Plans To Trade RB Mikel LeShoure

  Lions GM Martin Mayhew told reporters on Monday that they have “zero interest” in trading RB Mikel LeShoure this offseason, per Dave Birkett. According to Mayhew, they have had no trade talks with other teams regarding LeShoure who is expected to be a Lion in 2014. LeShoure’s name has come up quite often in recent years as a [...]

March 24, 2014 Nate Bouda Lions 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 12/27

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 12/27

49ers 49ers announced that they have placed WR Mario Manningham on season-ending injured reserve. (NFLTR) Bears Bears signed K Robbie Gould to a four-year contract. (NFLTR) WR Earl Bennett could out for Week 17′s game against the Packers. (Rich Campbell) Bears worked out DB Terry Hawthorne this week. (Aaron Wilson) Bengals TE Tyler Eifert is listed as doubtful for [...]

December 27, 2013 Nate Bouda 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chargers, Chiefs, Cowboys, Dolphins, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Lions, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Report: Cowboys Not Sold On DeMarco Murray, Could Target A RB At Trade Deadline

Report: Cowboys Not Sold On DeMarco Murray, Could Target A RB At Trade Deadline

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Dallas Cowboys are no longer sold on the idea of DeMarco Murray being their franchise and have already held discussions regarding their options at the position. According to Rapoport, the Cowboys could look to make a move at the upcoming trade deadline. Adam Schefter reports that the [...]

October 20, 2013 Nate Bouda Cowboys 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 9/27

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 9/27

49ers WR Quinton Patton suffered a foot fractured and is expected to be out awhile. Bears CB Charles Tillman is expected to play against the Lions. DT Landon Cohen has been signed. (Brad Biggs) DT Henry Melton has been placed on the injured/reserved list. (Brad Biggs) Bengals DBs Leon Hall, Dre Kirkpatrick, and Reggie Nelson are all [...]

September 27, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Bills, Browns, Buccaneers, Chiefs, Colts, Cowboys, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Panthers, Patriots, Rams, Ravens, Seahawks, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Report: Lions RB Mikel LeShoure “Wide Open” To Being Traded

Report: Lions RB Mikel LeShoure “Wide Open” To Being Traded

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Lions RB Mikel LeShoure is “wide open” to being trade out of Detroit. Schefter adds that LeShoure has accepted his backup role with the team, but he would like to play for someone who could use his help more than the Lions. Detroit signed Reggie Bush to a four-year deal worth $16 [...]

September 15, 2013 Nate Bouda Lions 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 7/31

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 7/31

NFL Notes The Pro Bowl will convert to more like a “Pro-Bowl fantasy-like draft“. (Adam Schefter) Former Rams OG/OT Quinn Ojinnaka has started a career in pro wrestling. (Jim Thomas) 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick‘s go-to receiver has been WR Anquan Boldin. (Matt Maiocco) TE Vernon Davis has been a deep threat on a consistent basis. [...]

July 31, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chargers, Chiefs, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Redskins, Saints, Seahawks, Steelers, Titans, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 6/17

NFL News & Rumors: Monday 6/17

NFL Notes WR Chad Johnson has been released from jail after 7-days of a 30-day sentence. (Curt Anderson) 49ers WR Kyle Williams likely will be a starting receiver over WR A.J. Jenkins. (Matt Maiocco) Second-round pick DE Tank Carradine is viewed as a defensive end in the 49ers 3-4 defense. (Matt Maiocco) Fourth-round pick WR [...]

June 17, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bears, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Cardinals, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Packers, Patriots, Rams, Ravens, Seahawks, Texans 0

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 5/30

NFL News & Rumors: Thursday 5/30

Bills First-round pick QB E.J. Manuel is still operating as the teams No. 3 quarterback. (Chris Brown) WR DeMarco Sampson has been signed. Broncos CB Quentin Jammer will be converted to a safety. (Mike Klis) QB Peyton Manning has noticeably more arm strength this season. (Andrew Mason) RB Willis McGahee is still absent from OTAs. [...]

May 30, 2013 Nathan J. Rivera Bills, Broncos, Browns, Chiefs, Cowboys, Dolphins, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Patriots, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Texans, Vikings 0

The Lions A Potential Landing Spot For RB Reggie Bush?

The Lions A Potential Landing Spot For RB Reggie Bush?

Reggie Bush‘s tenure with the Miami Dolphins looks to be coming to an end, and according to Josh Slagter of MLive.com, the Detroit Lions could be a potential option for the running back. The unfortunate concussions that Jahvid Best has dealt with has left the Lions with a need for a pass-catcher in the backfield, which is [...]

January 31, 2013 Dom Ham Bengals, Dolphins, Lions 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 12/19

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 on Wednesday. (Bengals) Bills No practice for TE Scott Chandler on Wednesday. (BuffaloBills.com) C Eric Wood is “planning to play [...]

December 19, 2012 Nate Bouda Bears, Bengals, Bills, Browns, Chargers, Chiefs, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Packers, Patriots, Ravens, Redskins, Saints, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Lions Looking To Get RB Joique Bell More Carries

Lions Looking To Get RB Joique Bell More Carries

Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan mentioned that they intend to get RB Joique Bell more involved in their offense in the coming weeks. “Him rattling off really the three explosive runs that we’ve had this year certainly gives him more opportunities I think in our offense, not just in the games,” said Linehan, via [...]

December 7, 2012 Nate Bouda Lions 0

NFL News And Rumors: Saturday 12/1

NFL News And Rumors: Saturday 12/1

49ers DE Demarcus Dobbs was arrested Friday morning on suspicion of DUI and possession of marijuana. (CSN Bay Area)   Bengals WR Mohamed Sanu will undergo surgery  to repair a stress fracture in his left foot sustained in practice. Sanu will require up to 2 to 3 months of recovery meaning his season is over.(Joe [...]

December 1, 2012 Salvador Borboa 49ers, Bengals, Bills, Broncos, Browns, Cardinals, Chargers, Colts, Cowboys, Eagles, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, NFL Rumors, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Ravens, Seahawks, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 11/28

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 11/28

49ers RB LaMichael James is “doing Percy Harvin stuff” during practice. (Kevin Kurz) PK Nate Kaeding and Billy Cundiff workout for the team today. (Howard Balzer) PK David Akers is dealing with an undisclosed injury and is currently questionable for week 13. (Matt Barrows) Bears RB Matt Forte “likely” to miss week 13 due to [...]

November 28, 2012 Nathan J. Rivera 49ers, Bears, Bengals, Broncos, Browns, Buccaneers, Cardinals, Chargers, Chiefs, Colts, Cowboys, Dolphins, Eagles, Falcons, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Packers, Panthers, Patriots, Raiders, Rams, Ravens, Redskins, Steelers, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Lions RB Jahvid Best Not Cleared To Play This Season.

Lions RB Jahvid Best Not Cleared To Play This Season.

Detroit Lions General Manager Martin Mayhew announced today that RB Jahvid Best will not be cleared to play football this season. “After today’s consultation with medical experts, including representatives from our medical and training staffs, it has been determined that Jahvid will not be permitted to return to play at this time”  Mayhew continued via DetroitLions.com  ”While [...]

October 15, 2012 Salvador Borboa Lions 1

Kevin Smith Is Sliding Down The Lions Depth Chart

Kevin Smith Is Sliding Down The Lions Depth Chart

After beginning the season as the Detroit Lions starting running back, Kevin Smith did not play a single offensive snap as they fell to the Vikings 20-13, per Chris Burke. It appears that Smith has become the Lions No. 3 running back behind Mikel Leshoure and Joique Bell. LeShoure had 17-touches as the starting back and Bell [...]

October 1, 2012 Jake Watroba Lions 0

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 9/28

NFL News & Rumors: Friday 9/28

Bears Devin Hester expressed frustration regarding his reduced role in the Bears’ offense. (ESPN Chicago) Bengals CB Leon Hall is listed as questionable for Week 4 because of a hamstring injury. (Joe Reedy) Cardinals The Cardinals are expected to be without TE Todd Heap, RB La’Rod Stephens-Howling, and DE/DT Darnell Dockett this weekend. (Kent Somers) Cardinals placed [...]

September 28, 2012 Nate Bouda Bears, Bengals, Cardinals, Chiefs, Eagles, Giants, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Packers, Patriots, Raiders, Ravens, Redskins, Seahawks, Texans, Titans, Vikings 0

Detroit Lions RB Mikel Leshoure In Line For A Big Week 3?

Detroit Lions RB Mikel Leshoure In Line For A Big Week 3?

Kevin Seifert of ESPN opines that the Detroit Lions will give running back Mikel Leshoure “as much work as his conditioning will allow” against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. Leshoure served a two-game suspension, so he hasn’t appeared this season, but offensive coordinator Scott Linehan said in an interview with the team website that he [...]

September 18, 2012 Dom Ham Lions 0

Report: The Lions Are Making Calls To Find A RB

Report: The Lions Are Making Calls To Find A RB

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Detroit Lions GM Martin Mayhew has been calling around in the hopes of trading for a running back. There’s been a lot of speculation that Ryan Grant could be an option for the Lions, but Detroit has shown very little interest in him. Kevin Smith is currently dealing with a [...]

August 28, 2012 Nate Bouda Lions 0

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 8/15

NFL News & Rumors: Wednesday 8/15

NFL Donovan McNabb is still willing to return to the NFL “if the right team called.” (CBSSports.com) Bengals WR’s Armon Binns and Brandon Tate are expected to be the Bengals “2A and 2B” options this year. (Bengals.com) Broncos Broncos DL Jason Hunter will miss at least two months after he torn a triceps muscle on Tuesday. [...]

August 15, 2012 Nate Bouda Bengals, Broncos, Chiefs, Cowboys, Dolphins, Falcons, Jaguars, Jets, Lions, Panthers, Patriots, Rams, Ravens, Titans 0

Lions RB Jahvid Best Likely To Miss The First Six Weeks Of The Season

Lions RB Jahvid Best Likely To Miss The First Six Weeks Of The Season

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Detroit Lions RB Jahvid Best likely to miss the team’s first six regular season games after the team places him on the PUP list. This was certainly a possibility, considering that Smith has yet to receive medical clearance following a season-ending concussion that he suffered last year. The Lions will have to look [...]

August 15, 2012 Nate Bouda NFL Rumors 0

Detriot Lions Monitoring Veteran RB’s Including Ryan Grant?

Detriot Lions Monitoring Veteran RB’s Including Ryan Grant?

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the Detroit Lions will continue to keep an eye on some of the free agent running backs, including Ryan Grant. La Canfora adds that the Lions showed no interest in signing RB Cedric Benson due to off-the-field concerns, age, and the number of carries that he’s had throughout [...]

August 14, 2012 Nathan J. Rivera Lions 0