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The Oakland Press
Detroit Lions — Five things to know about Bob Quinn’s first draftDetroit Lions President Rod Wood, left, and General Manager Bob Quinn, center,
Detroit Lions — Five things to know about Bob Quinn’s first draft
The Oakland Press / Posted 14 hours ago
Detroit Lions President Rod Wood, left, and General Manager Bob Quinn, center, meet Taylor Decker, the team's first-round draft pick, at the team's practice facility, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Allen Park, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Since the... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Lions � Five things to know about Bob Quinn�s first draftDetroit Lions President Rod Wood, left, and General Manager Bob Quinn, center,
Detroit Lions � Five things to know about Bob Quinn�s first draft
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
Detroit Lions President Rod Wood, left, and General Manager Bob Quinn, center, meet Taylor Decker, the team's first-round draft pick, at the team's practice facility, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Allen Park, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Since the... Read more
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MLive.com
Taylor Decker enjoys crazy first few hours with Lionsrolled out the red-carpet treatment for Decker, fetching him from the airport i
Taylor Decker enjoys crazy first few hours with Lions
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
rolled out the red-carpet treatment for Decker, fetching him from the airport in a limousine, and Quinn and team president Rod Wood greeting him curbside upon his arrival. Decker, dressed nattily in a three-piece suit — grey, with pinstripes —... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Lions draft Ohio State OT Taylor DeckerFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions draft Ohio State OT Taylor Decker
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quinn to make football-related decisions. Quinn made a pair of significant moves... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit Lions draft Ohio State tackle Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Detroit Lions draft Ohio State tackle Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 2 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quinn to make football-related decisions. Quinn made a pair of significant moves... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn signed former Cincinnati Bengals... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions get Taylor Decker, but where was deal for Laremy Tunsil?Ford and her daughter, Sheila Hemp, seated at the main table along with head co
Lions get Taylor Decker, but where was deal for Laremy Tunsil?
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
Ford and her daughter, Sheila Hemp, seated at the main table along with head coach Jim Caldwell, Quinn and team president Rod Wood. Let’s face it. Draft Day remains Detroit’s Super Bowl. But changing the culture first requires the acknowledgment... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn signed former Cincinnati Bengals... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
KING5 Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selectionFord fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime exe
Lions take Ohio State OT Taylor Decker with No. 16 selection
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
Ford fired president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew, longtime executives with the team. She hired president Rod Wood to run business operations and Quin to make football-related decisions. Quinn said he planned to strike a balance... Read more
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MLive.com
One reason why Bob Quinn offers the Detroit Lions hope that things will be differenta heightened sophistication when it comes to player evaluation and the draft.
One reason why Bob Quinn offers the Detroit Lions hope that things will be different
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
a heightened sophistication when it comes to player evaluation and the draft. "We can't guarantee anything," president Rod Wood said earlier this offseason. "But coming from that organization certainly doesn't hurt, you know? Going to six Super... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions GM Bob Quinn must draft for the future, not for the presentto get it done right. And that requires time. It also requires the temerity to
Lions GM Bob Quinn must draft for the future, not for the present
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
to get it done right. And that requires time. It also requires the temerity to tell Mrs. Ford or her presidential minion, Rod Wood, “no” when absolutely necessary. That never happened before. It’s sounds boring, but the most rational first-round... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Funeral Home Owners Take Plea Deal Over Stacked BodiesCourt to five felony counts of abuse of a corpse after 13 abuse of corpse charg
Funeral Home Owners Take Plea Deal Over Stacked Bodies
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 days ago
Court to five felony counts of abuse of a corpse after 13 abuse of corpse charges were dismissed against LeRoy Wood and Rod Wood. The plea agreement finalized days before a trial scheduled for Monday also dropped eight corpse abuse charges... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Charges dropped for 2 in funeral-home backloga backlog of bodies waiting to be cremated or embalmed in January of 2015. Ler
Charges dropped for 2 in funeral-home backlog
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
a backlog of bodies waiting to be cremated or embalmed in January of 2015. Leroy Wood, 87, of Jacksonville and his son Rod Wood, 62, of Heber Springs had been charged with 13 felony counts of abuse of a corpse. Also charged was Edward Snow, 64,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Arkansas funeral home pleads guilty over stacked bodiesCourt to five felony counts of abuse of a corpse after 13 abuse of corpse charg
Arkansas funeral home pleads guilty over stacked bodies
Brandon Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Court to five felony counts of abuse of a corpse after 13 abuse of corpse charges were dismissed against LeRoy Wood and Rod Wood. The plea agreement finalized days before a trial scheduled for Monday also dropped eight corpse abuse charges... Read more
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CBS Sports
Did every NFL 'Color Rush' uniform just get leaked?will be 32 new alternate uniforms this year that each team will wear for its Th
Did every NFL 'Color Rush' uniform just get leaked?
CBS Sports / Posted 13 days ago
will be 32 new alternate uniforms this year that each team will wear for its Thursday night games. When Lions president Rod Wood revealed in late March that Nike's Color Rush campaign would be returning in 2016, he said that each team would... Read more
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ESPN
Who calls the shots in all 32 NFL draft rooms?final call on all draft-related matters. -- Jeff Dickerson Detroit Lions: It's
Who calls the shots in all 32 NFL draft rooms?
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
final call on all draft-related matters. -- Jeff Dickerson Detroit Lions: It's a new regime in Detroit with team president Rod Wood and general manager Bob Quinn, but it's clear who is making the final decisions in the Lions' draft room. That'll be... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
NFL apparently has a plan to avoid color-blind confusion for Color Rush gamesRush game — even though last year’s green-red goulash left plenty of colorblind
NFL apparently has a plan to avoid color-blind confusion for Color Rush games
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 15 days ago
Rush game — even though last year’s green-red goulash left plenty of colorblind fans dazed and confused. Lions president Rod Wood previously let the cat out of the bag regarding the league’s intent to incorporate the Color Rush concept into every... Read more
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MLive.com
8 thoughts on the Lions' 2016 schedule, and a predictionhave one in prime time, they'll be wearing their alternate uniform on Thanksgiv
8 thoughts on the Lions' 2016 schedule, and a prediction
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
have one in prime time, they'll be wearing their alternate uniform on Thanksgiving against the Vikings. Team president Rod Wood promised the team would reveal the uniform -- which includes a new color scheme -- sometime around the release of... Read more
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MLive.com
2016 NFL schedule to be released at 8 p.m. Thursdaywe should have a pretty good idea when the Lions will war their new alternate u
2016 NFL schedule to be released at 8 p.m. Thursday
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
we should have a pretty good idea when the Lions will war their new alternate uniforms -- and according to president Rod Wood, we shouldn't have to wait long to see it. "They'll be rolled out, I think, once the schedule comes out," Wood said... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions' Fuller thought Calvin Johnson was joking about retirementjoking. “First time I heard about it was about early in the season," Fuller sa
Lions' Fuller thought Calvin Johnson was joking about retirement
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
joking. “First time I heard about it was about early in the season," Fuller said Thursday, when he joined Lions president Rod Wood and others during an appearance at Boysville gym to donate weight room equipment to the Detroit Police Athletic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In abuse-of-corpse case, pretrial hearing delayedstate funeral home investigator whose inquiry led to the arrest of the three me
In abuse-of-corpse case, pretrial hearing delayed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
state funeral home investigator whose inquiry led to the arrest of the three men. Leroy Wood, 87, of Jacksonville, his son Rod Wood, 62, of Heber Springs and Edward Snow, 64, of Cabot face 13 felony counts of abuse of a corpse in the case from... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions make huge donation to Detroit's Police Athletic Leaguewas PAL." So instead of selling off their old equipment -- a proposition the c
Lions make huge donation to Detroit's Police Athletic League
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
was PAL." So instead of selling off their old equipment -- a proposition the club never considered, according to president Rod Wood -- the Lions decided to donate it to the Police Athletic League. Otherwise known as PAL, the organization provides... Read more
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CBS Sports
Lions president: Every NFL team will wear a 'Color Rush' uniform in 2016and this time, it's going to involve everyone. During a recent meeting with Li
Lions president: Every NFL team will wear a 'Color Rush' uniform in 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 27 days ago
and this time, it's going to involve everyone. During a recent meeting with Lion season-ticket holders, team president Rod Wood revealed that all 32 teams will be getting a brightly-colored alternate jersey for the upcoming season. It's not... Read more
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MLive.com
Should the Detroit Lions add cheerleaders?success or failure. But many fans also are interested in whether the team will
Should the Detroit Lions add cheerleaders?
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
success or failure. But many fans also are interested in whether the team will add cheerleaders. That's why president Rod Wood is asked about them seemingly every time he steps in front of the media. For those who don't know: Detroit is one... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Lions hope to improve Internet access at gamesway it needs to work, even for the Verizon folks, and anybody on another carrie
Lions hope to improve Internet access at games
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 28 days ago
way it needs to work, even for the Verizon folks, and anybody on another carrier has extreme difficulty,” team president Rod Wood said. “We’ve tried a number of Band-Aids. They have not worked, and we’re going to get it right.” To get it right,... Read more
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MLive.com
How Bob Quinn blew away the Lions during GM searchDETROIT -- Lions president Rod Wood says the Bob Quinn interview was the best g
How Bob Quinn blew away the Lions during GM search
MLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
DETROIT -- Lions president Rod Wood says the Bob Quinn interview was the best general manager interview he's ever done. Of course, it was also the first general manager interview he's ever done. But Ernie Accorsi, the man Wood and the Ford family... Read more
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SportingNews
Lions president says NFL's 'Color Rush' uniforms are here to staySpeaking at a season-ticket holders event on Thursday, Lions president Rod Wood
Lions president says NFL's 'Color Rush' uniforms are here to stay
SportingNews / Posted 30 days ago
Speaking at a season-ticket holders event on Thursday, Lions president Rod Wood said every NFL team playing on Thursdays will continue to wear "Color Rush" uniforms. That includes Detroit's traditional Thanksgiving Day game. "The roll out of the... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions contact NFL about resolving the Wi-Fi issues at Ford Fieldnight. About 2,000 people showed up, and they were allowed to submit questions
Lions contact NFL about resolving the Wi-Fi issues at Ford Field
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
night. About 2,000 people showed up, and they were allowed to submit questions for general manager Bob Quinn, president Rod Wood and coach Jim Caldwell. There were a lot of topics covered, from free agency to the draft and everything in... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions strongly considering adding cheerleadersbe about to change. "It's a very popular question, and it's one that as I said
Detroit Lions strongly considering adding cheerleaders
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
be about to change. "It's a very popular question, and it's one that as I said before, it's not off the table," president Rod Wood said Thursday night during a question-and-answer session with season-ticket holders. "I'm taking strong... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Detroit Lions address cheerleaders, uniforms, ticket prices and moreField. “First of all, I wanted to say I’m glad to be back,’’ said Caldwell who
Detroit Lions address cheerleaders, uniforms, ticket prices and more
The Oakland Press / Posted 30 days ago
Field. “First of all, I wanted to say I’m glad to be back,’’ said Caldwell who answered fan questions along with president Rod Wood and general manager Bob Quinn. “It’s been a really fantastic couple months working with Rod and working with... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Detroit Lions address cheerleaders, uniforms, ticket prices and moreField. �First of all, I wanted to say I�m glad to be back,�� said Caldwell who
Detroit Lions address cheerleaders, uniforms, ticket prices and more
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Field. �First of all, I wanted to say I�m glad to be back,�� said Caldwell who answered fan questions along with president Rod Wood and general manager Bob Quinn. �It�s been a really fantastic couple months working with Rod and working with... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
GM Bob Quinn prefers to build Detroit Lions through the drafttheir own players on defense and added depth at positions like cornerback, safe
GM Bob Quinn prefers to build Detroit Lions through the draft
Detroit Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
their own players on defense and added depth at positions like cornerback, safety and the offensive line. Lions president Rod Wood said this off-season that upgrading the offensive line was a priority, but Quinn said there wasn’t enough value in... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Lions raise ticket prices this year, plan to keep doing soticket prices by 7.8 percent for this season — the third consecutive year they’
Lions raise ticket prices this year, plan to keep doing so
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 30 days ago
ticket prices by 7.8 percent for this season — the third consecutive year they’ve raised ticket prices. And Lions President Rod Wood says the Lions plan to keep raising ticket prices so that they can get their ticket prices to the league average, or... Read more
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MLive.com
Expect the Lions to continue raising ticket prices-- The Detroit Lions raised ticket prices by 7.8 percent this year, and it seem
Expect the Lions to continue raising ticket prices
MLive.com / Posted 30 days ago
-- The Detroit Lions raised ticket prices by 7.8 percent this year, and it seems they are not done yet. Team president Rod Wood said the club ranks 24th in average ticket price for 2016, and would prefer it to be around 16th. That means more... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Lions president says Thursdays will be Color Rush daysvibe in a game between the Bucs and Rams, and a Star Trek homage when the Jagua
Lions president says Thursdays will be Color Rush days
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted a month ago
vibe in a game between the Bucs and Rams, and a Star Trek homage when the Jaguars faced the Titans. Lions president Rod Wood said Thursday that “all teams that play on Thursday this year will wear a Color Rush uniform,” via Dave Birkett of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Lions: Cheerleaders, Color Rush unis, more ticket hikes coming soon?Rod Wood, Bob Quinn and Jim Caldwell fielded questions from season ticket holde
Lions: Cheerleaders, Color Rush unis, more ticket hikes coming soon?
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
Rod Wood, Bob Quinn and Jim Caldwell fielded questions from season ticket holders for an hour The Detroit Lions held their rebranded "Member Summit" for season-ticket holders tonight where team president Rod Wood, general manager Bob Quinn and coach... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Lions to feature new uniforms in 2017 tooDETROIT -- The Detroit Lions are getting new uniforms in 2017, too. President
Detroit Lions to feature new uniforms in 2017 too
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
DETROIT -- The Detroit Lions are getting new uniforms in 2017, too. President Rod Wood has been coy about the forthcoming changes to Detroit's digs, but revealed a few more details during a town hall-style meeting with season-ticket holders Thursday... Read more
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MLive.com
Lions say goal is to win Super Bowl, but double down on playoff appearance bannersSummit -- essentially a question-and-answer session for season-ticket holders w
Lions say goal is to win Super Bowl, but double down on playoff appearance banners
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
Summit -- essentially a question-and-answer session for season-ticket holders with general manager Bob Quinn, president Rod Wood and Caldwell. "I can answer that in a couple different ways. No. 1, I don't think there are enough of them up... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New Detroit Lion Geoff Schwartz healthy, ready to compete for jobguard positions this fall. The Lions return all five starters from a line that
New Detroit Lion Geoff Schwartz healthy, ready to compete for job
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
guard positions this fall. The Lions return all five starters from a line that allowed 44 sacks last year, and president Rod Wood said it was a priority to upgrade that unit this off-season. Along with a veteran presence up front, the Lions are... Read more
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