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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Full-blooded Bulldog: Eason stayed true through Georgia turnoverATHENS, Ga. — Quarterback Jacob Eason is on his third offensive coordinator wit
Full-blooded Bulldog: Eason stayed true through Georgia turnover
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
ATHENS, Ga. — Quarterback Jacob Eason is on his third offensive coordinator with the Georgia Bulldogs, and he has yet to take his first snap in college. The heralded five-star talent and early enrollee will soon be working under the guidance of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Steve Young on Stafford: It's time for him to step upESPN analyst said Stafford should be doing everything he can to convince Calvin
Steve Young on Stafford: It's time for him to step up
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
ESPN analyst said Stafford should be doing everything he can to convince Calvin Johnson to stay SAN FRANCISCO -- Steve Young sees a little bit of himself in Matthew Stafford - his carefree, disheveled self. "I actually know him only through Van... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Deion Sanders: Aren't Stafford, Cutler the same person?Hall of Famer also doesn't blame Megatron for wanting to leave Lions, while Kur
Deion Sanders: Aren't Stafford, Cutler the same person?
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Hall of Famer also doesn't blame Megatron for wanting to leave Lions, while Kurt Warner takes issue with Stafford's technique SAN FRANCISCO - Not everyone is buying Matthew Stafford's hot play in the second half of this season as a turning point for... Read more
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MLive.com
Deion Sanders: Lions should ask Matthew Stafford to take pay cut before Calvin JohnsonSAN FRANCISCO -- There is no confirmation the Detroit Lions have ever asked Cal
Deion Sanders: Lions should ask Matthew Stafford to take pay cut before Calvin Johnson
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
SAN FRANCISCO -- There is no confirmation the Detroit Lions have ever asked Calvin Johnson to take a pay cut. But he does count $24 million and some change against the cap next season, and he carries the biggest cap charge for any receiver each of... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Lions � Sheldon White gone; NFL reaches out to womenSheldon White was relieved of his duties on Wednesday. After Quinn was hired,
Detroit Lions � Sheldon White gone; NFL reaches out to women
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
Sheldon White was relieved of his duties on Wednesday. After Quinn was hired, White returned to his duties as vice president of pro personnel, a position he had held since 2009. Quinn has reorganized the personnel department hiring people he knows... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Fifty things to know about Super Bowl 50When the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos on Sunday night, it will be the 5
Fifty things to know about Super Bowl 50
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
When the Carolina Panthers and Denver Broncos on Sunday night, it will be the 50th time the Super Bowl has been played. Its history is unique. Back in 1966, it didn�t seem like such a big deal to let the NFL and AFL champions face off. Vince... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Ranking Top 25 Recruiting Classes Post-NSDWednesday was a good day for the Georgia Bulldogs, as two in-state prospects de
Ranking Top 25 Recruiting Classes Post-NSD
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
Wednesday was a good day for the Georgia Bulldogs, as two in-state prospects decided to stay close to home. The Bulldogs scored big with 5-star Mecole Hardman Jr., the nation's top-ranked athlete, and 4-star Michail Carter, a top-15 defensive tackle... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Georgia's Kirby Smart holds his own against Alabama with first recruiting classATHENS, Ga. – The invasion was pretty much over by noon. It was almost back to
Georgia's Kirby Smart holds his own against Alabama with first recruiting class
Yahoo Sports / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS, Ga. – The invasion was pretty much over by noon. It was almost back to business as usual by then at Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall, the sparkling building that houses the offices for both Georgia’s football staff and its athletic administration.... Read more
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MLive.com
Herman Moore: Lions not talented enough to lose Calvin JohnsonSAN FRANCISCO -- Detroit Lions fans were heartbroken when Barry Sanders retired
Herman Moore: Lions not talented enough to lose Calvin Johnson
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- Detroit Lions fans were heartbroken when Barry Sanders retired at age 30. It appears they're about to be heartbroken again, now that Calvin Johnson is reportedly telling people he intends to do the same. The parallels between the... Read more
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MLive.com
Cam Newton's secret weapon, and what it has to do with the Detroit LionsSAN JOSE, Calif. — Cam Newton has a big arm. He has powerful legs. The Carolin
Cam Newton's secret weapon, and what it has to do with the Detroit Lions
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Cam Newton has a big arm. He has powerful legs. The Carolina Panthers quarterback has all the tools to find the end zone — which he's done more than anyone else in the league this year — and a nifty pair of dancing shoes for when... Read more
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Orange County Register
High school football: They're big! They're fast! They're the #FAB15There is a quarterback at the top of the list, but this year’s Fab 15 belongs t
High school football: They're big! They're fast! They're the #FAB15
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
There is a quarterback at the top of the list, but this year’s Fab 15 belongs to the wide receivers. Seven speedy wideouts made the Register’s annual ranking of the best high school recruits from the Western United States heading into National... Read more
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MLive.com
How Peyton Manning helped Lions OC Jim Bob Cooter get his first NFL jobSANTA CLARA, Calif. — Jim Bob Cooter has fast-tracked his way up the NFL coachi
How Peyton Manning helped Lions OC Jim Bob Cooter get his first NFL job
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Jim Bob Cooter has fast-tracked his way up the NFL coaching ranks. Thanks to a little nudge from Peyton Manning. The story goes like this: The Denver Broncos quarterback, who is getting ready to face the Carolina Panthers on... Read more
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Yahoo News
Cam Newton poised to take superstar stranglehold of NFL SAN JOSE, Calif. – Peyton Manning looked around and smiled Monday night, the
Cam Newton poised to take superstar stranglehold of NFL
Yahoo News / Posted 3 days ago
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Peyton Manning looked around and smiled Monday night, the first major media gathering of Super Bowl 50 week. He cracked jokes and talked about doing this week right. About... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Cam Newton poised to take superstar stranglehold of NFLSAN JOSE, Calif. – Peyton Manning looked around and smiled Monday night, the fi
Cam Newton poised to take superstar stranglehold of NFL
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
SAN JOSE, Calif. – Peyton Manning looked around and smiled Monday night, the first major media gathering of Super Bowl 50 week. He cracked jokes and talked about doing this week right. About how he'd spend a little more time letting the moment in,... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Don't blame the Lions for Calvin Johnson's early exitBy rights, Calvin Johnson never should have been a member of the Detroit Lions;
Don't blame the Lions for Calvin Johnson's early exit
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
By rights, Calvin Johnson never should have been a member of the Detroit Lions; never should have plied his trade for nine seasons in the Motor City; never should have had to tilt at the NFC North windmill that was the perennially excellent Green Bay... Read more
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News 8000
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringReport: | Sports - Home Report: Lions are hoping 5-time Pro Bowler will chang
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
Report: | Sports - Home Report: Lions are hoping 5-time Pro Bowler will change mind Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
KY3 Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiringDetroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retir
Calvin Johnson told coach he's retiring
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson still hasn't formally announced his retirement but indications continue to point toward his career being over. Johnson reportedly told Lions coach Jim Caldwell the day after the 2015 season that it had been his... Read more
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Greenwich Time
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retireThe five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (73
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retire
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
The five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (731) and receiving yards (11,619.) The 30-year-old has 83 receiving touchdowns in his career, and played all nine seasons with the Lions. Known as "Megatron" by fans for... Read more
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The News-Times
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retireThe five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (73
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retire
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
The five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (731) and receiving yards (11,619.) The 30-year-old has 83 receiving touchdowns in his career, and played all nine seasons with the Lions. Known as "Megatron" by fans for... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retireThe five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (73
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retire
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
The five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (731) and receiving yards (11,619.) The 30-year-old has 83 receiving touchdowns in his career, and played all nine seasons with the Lions. Known as "Megatron" by fans for... Read more
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Connecticut Post
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retireThe five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (73
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retire
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
The five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (731) and receiving yards (11,619.) The 30-year-old has 83 receiving touchdowns in his career, and played all nine seasons with the Lions. Known as "Megatron" by fans for... Read more
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TSN
Lions WR Johnson plans to retireAccording to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Detroit Lions Pro Bowl wide receiver tol
Lions WR Johnson plans to retire
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Detroit Lions Pro Bowl wide receiver told his head coach Jim Caldwell that the 2015 season would be his last. The 30-year-old Johnson told Caldwell the day after the Lions' season ended that he plans to retire.... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions' Ezekiel Ansah has quiet Pro Bowl debut as Team Irvin throttles Team RiceMaking his Pro Bowl debut, Detroit Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah had a quie
Detroit Lions' Ezekiel Ansah has quiet Pro Bowl debut as Team Irvin throttles Team Rice
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Making his Pro Bowl debut, Detroit Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah had a quiet night as his squad, Team Irvin, blasted Team Rice, 49-27. Getting the start, Ansah finished the game with one tackle and one quarterback hit. On the third snap of the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Sources: Former Georgia Tech star Calvin Johnson told Lions he...Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson told his family and a close circle o
Sources: Former Georgia Tech star Calvin Johnson told Lions he...
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson told his family and a close circle of friends before last season that 2015 would be his final year in the NFL, and he delivered the same message to coach Jim Caldwell the day after the regular season ended,... Read more
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The Oakland Press
For Detroit Lions, for himself, timing perfect for Calvin Johnson to retireThere will, naturally, be disappointment if Calvin Johnson does, indeed, follow
For Detroit Lions, for himself, timing perfect for Calvin Johnson to retire
The Oakland Press / Posted 5 days ago
There will, naturally, be disappointment if Calvin Johnson does, indeed, follow through and retire. He is, after all, the greatest wide receiver in Lions’ history, and one of the National Football League’s best ever. A gold jacket and the Pro... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retireThe five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (73
NFL star Calvin Johnson says he plans to retire
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
The five-time Pro-Bowler is the Lions' all-time leader in career receptions (731) and receiving yards (11,619.) The 30-year-old has 48 touchdowns in his career, and played all nine seasons with the Lions. Known as "Megatron" by fans for his size and... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Detroit Lions — Calvin Johnson’s 5 greatest gamesCalvin Johnson’s decision to retire is not official yet. But ESPN’s Adam Scheft
Detroit Lions — Calvin Johnson’s 5 greatest games
The Oakland Press / Posted 5 days ago
Calvin Johnson’s decision to retire is not official yet. But ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Sunday that Johnson told family and friends before the season that 2015 would be his last. Schefter also reported that Johnson informed coach Jim Caldwell... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Calvin Johnson told Lions he planned to retireAccording to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter, Detroit Lions star receiver Calv
Calvin Johnson told Lions he planned to retire
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
According to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter, Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson told his inner circle before the 2015 season he would retire at the end of the year. After the season, Johnson, 30, gave Lions coach Jim Caldwell the same... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Calvin Johnson told Lions he plans to retireAccording to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter, Detroit Lions star receiver Calv
Calvin Johnson told Lions he plans to retire
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
According to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter, Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson told his inner circle before the 2015 season he would retire at the end of the year. After the season, Johnson, 30, gave Lions coach Jim Caldwell the same... Read more
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Sports Grid
BUMMER: Calvin Johnson Is Almost Definitely RetiringPeople in Detroit truly cannot catch a break. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefte
BUMMER: Calvin Johnson Is Almost Definitely Retiring
Sports Grid / Posted 5 days ago
People in Detroit truly cannot catch a break. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Detroit Lions superstar wide receiver Calvin Johnson told his family and close friends before the start of the 2015 NFL season that it would be his last. Two of those... Read more
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TSN
Lions star WR Johnson plans to retireAccording to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Detroit Lions Pro Bowl wide receiver tol
Lions star WR Johnson plans to retire
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Detroit Lions Pro Bowl wide receiver told his head coach Jim Caldwell that the 2015 season would be his last. The 30-year-old Johnson told Caldwell the day after the Lions' season ended that he plans to retire.... Read more
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ESPN
Johnson told Lions he plans to retireDetroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson told his family and a close circle o
Johnson told Lions he plans to retire
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson told his family and a close circle of friends before last season that 2015 would be his final year in the NFL, and he delivered the same message to coach Jim Caldwell the day after the regular season ended,... Read more
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CBS Sports
Calvin Johnson tells Lions he's retiring after nine seasonsMegatron is apparently walking away from football. (USATSI) Earlier this month
Calvin Johnson tells Lions he's retiring after nine seasons
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
Megatron is apparently walking away from football. (USATSI) Earlier this month Johnson indicated he might walk away from football, but the idea felt far-fetched -- after an offseason of mulling it over, surely Johnson would come back to a game he's... Read more
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The Star
Carolina Panthers road to Super Bowl 50 started with selecting Cam Newton No. 1 in 2011 NFL Draft Nailing the first overall pick in the NFL Draft is critical. Get it wrong, an
Carolina Panthers road to Super Bowl 50 started with selecting Cam Newton No. 1 in 2011 NFL Draft
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
Nailing the first overall pick in the NFL Draft is critical. Get it wrong, and a franchise can be set back years. Get it right, as the Carolina... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Detroit Lions — Five things to know about Ziggy Ansah and Pro BowlZiggy Ansah will play in his first Pro Bowl on Sunday night. Good for him. Whe
Detroit Lions — Five things to know about Ziggy Ansah and Pro Bowl
The Oakland Press / Posted 8 days ago
Ziggy Ansah will play in his first Pro Bowl on Sunday night. Good for him. When it was announced that he and Calvin Johnson would be representing the Detroit Lions, Ansah was overwhelmed by his first Pro Bowl nod. He should be pleased. In 2015 he... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Tracking UGA's 5-star recruits in the last 10 signing classesGeorgia already has two five-star recruits in the fold for its 2016 class on ca
Tracking UGA's 5-star recruits in the last 10 signing classes
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Georgia already has two five-star recruits in the fold for its 2016 class on campus: quarterback Jacob Eason and tight end Isaac Nauta. That number could grow next week with national signing day coming on Wednesday. Elite recruiting ratings may not... Read more
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Yahoo News
Cam Newton says his race and skills scare a lot of people Some people dislike Cam Newton, and you have to wonder what role race plays i
Cam Newton says his race and skills scare a lot of people
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
Some people dislike Cam Newton, and you have to wonder what role race plays in that. To be fair, a lot of people love the Carolina Panthers quarterback too. He is an incredible player who... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Detroit Lions look to change one neighborhood at a timeDETROIT >> When Ron Rice was a rookie with the Detroit Lions, he lived at his p
Detroit Lions look to change one neighborhood at a time
The Oakland Press / Posted 9 days ago
DETROIT >> When Ron Rice was a rookie with the Detroit Lions, he lived at his parents house in the Grandmont neighborhood. The former safety took the ribbing from his Lions teammates daily for still living with his mom and dad, then went home and... Read more
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ESPN
First-year starting quarterbacks who can win it allSix first-year starting quarterbacks have won national titles since 2009. Over
First-year starting quarterbacks who can win it all
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
Six first-year starting quarterbacks have won national titles since 2009. Over the last seven seasons, nine have played in a national championship, and twice first-year starters have met in the final. Although 2015 runner-up Clemson and third-year... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
IMG Signs Tigers All-Star J.D. Martinez For Endorsement, Off-Field WorkSBD/January 26, 2016/Labor and Agents WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? Ma
IMG Signs Tigers All-Star J.D. Martinez For Endorsement, Off-Field Work
Sports Business Daily / Posted 11 days ago
SBD/January 26, 2016/Labor and Agents WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS? Martinez has been represented by Bob Garber since he was in Double-A IMG has signed Tigers RF J.D.... Read more
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MLive.com
Ranking the Detroit Lions' draft needs heading into Senior Bowl2015 starters: Riley Reiff, Laken Tomlinson, Travis Swanson, Larry Warford, LaA
Ranking the Detroit Lions' draft needs heading into Senior Bowl
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
2015 starters: Riley Reiff, Laken Tomlinson, Travis Swanson, Larry Warford, LaAdrian Waddle/Michael Ola Reserves: Manny Ramirez, Braxton Cave, Gabe Ikard, Cornelius Lucas, Corey Robinson Potential needs in 2016: Waddle was cut in the final month of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Adventures in NFL officiatingThe conference championship games included one thrilling ending, two worthy win
Adventures in NFL officiating
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
The conference championship games included one thrilling ending, two worthy winners and many great performances. And there must have been relief in some quarters that one thing was mostly missing: disputed or outright blown calls by the... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions' Don Carey led the NFL in one statistic, and no one really noticedALLEN PARK -- Want to know how many catches Calvin Johnson had last season? How
Lions' Don Carey led the NFL in one statistic, and no one really noticed
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
ALLEN PARK -- Want to know how many catches Calvin Johnson had last season? How many rushing yards Ameer Abdullah averaged per attempt? How many tackles Theo Riddick broke? How many passes Eric Ebron dropped? Want to know how long Matthew Stafford... Read more
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