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Lions Without Jahvid Best For Week 8?

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Detroit Lions are not expecting to have RB Jahvid Best for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos after suffering a concussion two week ago. The Lions will have their bye coming up next...

Lions QB Matthew Stafford Day-To-Day With Ankle Injury

Lions head coach Jim Schwarz said that QB Matthew Stafford is "no more than day-to-day" after suffering an ankle injury in Sunday's loss to the Atlanta Falcons. After a fast start the Lions have hit some...

Lions RB Jerome Harrison Diagnosed With A Brain Tumor

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Lions trade for Ronnie Brown was voided because doctos found a brain tumor during Jerome Harrison's physical. This could end up saving Harrison's life as he would otherwise not...

Lions RB Jahvid Best Could Sit Out The Remainder Of The Season

Paula Pasche reports that the Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan said that the Lions "fully expect" Jahvid Best to return this season. Best and the Lions will be very cautious once he's able to return to...

Ronnie Brown Trade Voided

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the Lions trade for Eagles RB Ronnie Brown has been voided after RB Jerome Harrison failed his physical. Detroit sent Harrison and a seventh-round pick to Philly for Brown which...

Lions Trade For Eagles RB Ronnie Brown

The Philadelphia Eagles have announced that they have sent  Jerome Harrison and a seventh-round pick in 2013 to the Philadelphia Eagles for Ronnie Brown. The trade was first reported by Jay Glazer. With Jahvid Best suffering another concussion...

Lions Will Get Rookie DT Nick Fairley Back For Monday’s Game

ESPN Chicago reports that the Detroit Lions rookie DT Nick Fairley will make his NFL debut against the Chicago Bears on Monday Night this week. Fairley returned to the practice field on a limited basis yesterday but...

Nick Fairley Returning In The Coming Weeks?

Chris McCosky of the Detroit News updates the status of first-round draft pick DT Nick Fairley by mentioning that he looks to be close to returning. Lions head coach doesn't appear to be willing to rush Fairley...

Chester Taylor’s Options If Cut

The Chicago Bears are reported to be shopping RB Chester Taylor but are believed to be willing to cut him if they're unable to find any takers. Adam Caplan of Fox Sports takes a look...

Bears Have Not Cut RB Chester Taylor?

So it appears that the Bears have not cut RB Chester Taylor despite several reports suggesting that this was the case. Taylor's agent Ken Sarnoff tweets that "Here's a first for me - the Bears...

Lions Having Trouble Keeping RB’s Healthy

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz confirmed today that RB Jahvid Best did in fact suffer a concussion during Friday nights game and added that they are going to be "very, very cautious" with...

Lions Considering OT Leonard Davis

Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio writes that sources close to the situation mentioned that OT Leonard Davis will be meeting with the Detroit Lions some time tomorrow. Davis is a three time Pro Bowler who...

Lions Bring In Two Running Backs To Replace Mikel Leshoure

The Detroit Lions have announced that the have signed running backs Jerome Harrison and Mike Bell now that second-round draft pick Mikel Leshoure is lost for the season with a torn Achilles tendon. Leshoure was brought...

RB Options For The Lions After The Loss Of Mikel Leshoure

It seemed like it was going to take some before free agents running backs like Ricky Williams, Clinton Portis and Tiki Barber but the recent injury to Detroit Lions rookie RB Mikel Leshoure has...