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Lions RB Kevin Smith Continues To Miss Practice

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that Lions RB Kevin Smith wasn't able to participate in the teams Thursday practice. Smith has been dealing with an ankle injury and appeared to aggravate the injury during last weekends loss...

Lions RB Kevin Smith Returns To Practice

Dave Birkett reports that Detroit Lions RB Kevin Smith was able to participate in the team Thursday practice despite his nagging ankle injury. Birkett adds that  it "looks like he'll be a go barring a tweak." Just yesterday it was...

League Suspends Ndamukong Suh For Two Games

Jay Glazer of FOX reports that the NFL has made the decision to suspend Lions DT Ndamukong Suh for two games for the incident that took place on Thanksgiving with Packers G Evan Dietrich-Smith. Glazer adds...

Lions Place Jahvid Best On IR

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the Detroit Lions have placed RB Jahvid Best on season-ending injured reserve. Best suffered his second concussion of the season weeks ago and has yet to improve enough to even...

Kevin Smith Reclaims Starting Job In Detroit

Chris McCosky of the Detroit News reports RB Kevin Smith took reps with Lions first-string offense yesterday. Smith is coming off of a breakout game for the Lions after tallying just over 200 yards in total offense...

Lions RB Jahvid Best Makes An Appearance At The Teams Practice

The Detroit Lions tweeted that RB Jahvid Best attended the teams Wednesday practice which is interesting only because all of the news relating to Best has been pretty bad over the last month. Best is still...

Lions Will Have WR Calvin Johnson This Weekend

After a fast start to the 2011 season, the Detroit Lions appear to be falling back down to Earth. During Sunday's loss to the Chicago Bears, WR Calvin Johnson got his “bull rung” which left...

Jahvid Best Still Not Close To Returning?

ProFootballTalk reports that the Detroit Lions have re-signed RB Kevin Smith. This is an obvious indication that RB Jahvid Best, who has been out for a number of weeks after suffering his second concussion of the...

Lions Not Working On A New Contract For Cliff Avril

The Detroit Free Press reports that the Lions have yet to sit down with DE Cliff Avril to discuss a new contract. Avril was last weeks NFC defensive player of the week and has put together a...

Lions Could Be Without Jahvid Best Again In Week 10

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz still isn't sure if Jahvid Best will be able to return in time to play in Week 10's game against the Bears. “We’ll see,” Schwartz said, via the Detroit News....

Matthew Stafford Looking Like A Go For Sunday’s Game

Jason La Canfora of NFL.com reported earlier this morning that Lions QB Matthew Stafford did not have setback regarding the lower leg injury that he suffered during last weeks game and should be available for Sunday's...

Matthew Stafford’s Status For Week 8

Chris McCosky reports that QB Matthew Stafford took first-team reps during today's practice which is a great sign for his status for Sunday's game against the Broncos. McCosky tweets, "Yesterday, I thought it was 60-40 Stafford would...

Jahvid Best Out For Week 8

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that RB Jahvid Best missed practice again on Wednesday and is likely to miss Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos. Birkett adds that Best's concussion have subsided which is a...

Lions Without Matthew Stafford This Weekend?

The Detroit Lions appear to be preparing Shaun Hill to start Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos as Chris McCosky reports that Hill was handling the first-team reps during Wednesday's practice. So far the Lions have been...