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Grand Rapids Press Dec 22, 2014
Detroit Lions snap count report: With run game the focus, team goes heavy with blockers in rotation

Detroit Lions snap count report: With run game the focus, team goes heavy with blockers in rotation

The Detroit Lions wanted to run the ball against the Chicago Bears, and to give the team the best chance to succeed, they gave blocking backs and tight ends a heavy workload. In addition to Brandon Pettigrew working 44 snaps,...
Rotoworld Dec 8, 2014

Brandon Pettigrew was disciplined Sunday - Brandon Pettigrew (TE) Detroit Lions

Brandon Pettigrew was suspended by the Lions for the first quarter of Week 14 due to a violation of team rules.
Grand Rapids Press Dec 7, 2014
Detroit Lions' Brandon Pettigrew benched first quarter for violating undisclosed team rule

Detroit Lions' Brandon Pettigrew benched first quarter for violating undisclosed team rule

Pettigrew returned to action in the second quarter, but did not record a reception in the team's 34-17 win against Tampa Bay.
Grand Rapids Press Dec 7, 2014
Detroit Lions' Joseph Fauria earns start over Brandon Pettigrew, Eric Ebron; Reggie Bush back

Detroit Lions' Joseph Fauria earns start over Brandon Pettigrew, Eric Ebron; Reggie Bush back

It's unclear whether he's truly displaced Pettigrew as the Lions' primary tight end, or even Ebron as the primary pass-catching tight end, or if this is just a situational thing to open the game. But it probably means something because the Lions announced the lineup change before the game.

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