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08.09.2011 | | Posted at 09:10 PM
By Nicole
According to the New York Times, says that on average, their are eight Achilles tendon injuries during an NFL season. There have been 10 Achilles injuries already in the first week of the NFL preseason. The Lions have lost first-round draft pick Mike Leshoure for the season to an Achilles injury. Experts aren't willing to say yet that there are more injuries so far this offseason and some are sayi...
12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM
By Nicole
In the closing second of the Detroit Lions/Chicago Bears game yesterday, Calvin Johnson caught what was thought to be a game-winning touchdown pass. Instead, the play was reviewed and because he didn’t have the ball when he stood up, it was ruled an incomplete pass. He had both feet down, fell down once hit by an opposing player, had the ball as he rolled over and as he went to stand up it squir...
09.25.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Six years too late, but Matt Millen has been removed as team president and CEO of the Detroit Lions.Someone missing the 31-84 record the Lions have amassed during this reign of terror, Millen's wife apparently told her husband that he's now out of "football prison."FoxSports.com reported the story yesterday, but it hadn't been confirmed. That being said, one of their supporting details was the lar...