7:28 PM EDT, Mon August 29, 2016
Detroit Lions Rumors & News
There's one thing Ebron keeps thinking about while watching his teammates play on without him.
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Thomas, who was acquired in a trade for Jeremy Kerley, never appeared in a regular-season game for San Francisco.
The Detroit Lions cut Matthew Mulligan, their top healthy blocking tight end, which suggested Brandon Pettigrew might be nearing a return. But Detroit practiced without him once again a few hours later.
The NFL says that it encourages but does not mandate players stand for the national anthem, and it seems Jim Caldwell has a similar policy.
Tight end Matthew Mulligan, long snapper Jimmy Landes and cornerback Crezdon Butler -- the hero of the win at Lambeau Field last year -- were among the notable players who are out.
Detroit has until 4 p.m. Tuesday to trim its roster to 75 players. The final cut to 53 is at 4 p.m. Saturday.
Detroit was crushed in the game, 30-9, but Wilson came out of it looking good.
With only one exhibition left before the start of the season, first-round pick Taylor Decker looks like the only member of that 10-man class who has locked in a starting job.
The Lions have dealt Kerley to the San Francisco 49ers, according to ESPN. They'll receiver offensive lineman Brandon Thomas in return. Thomas was selected in the third round of the 2014 draft, despite tearing his ACL during a pre-draft workout with the Saints. He played left tackle in college at Clemson, but has played guard since turning pro.
Grand Rapids Press Aug 28, 2016
Ridley was signed by the Lions to compete for their power runing job.
The game saw sloppy and plagued by errors, but the Lions were pleased to get two of their most important starters some work before heading into the season opener.
The Detroit Lions lost another exhibition, this time falling to the Ravens 30-9 at M&T Bank Stadium. Here's a look at some players who are trending up, and some who aren't, heading into the first round of roster cuts.
The first major wave of cuts is due Tuesday.
BALTIMORE -- The Lions werecurb-stomped by the Bengals last week. Their starting offense didn't score a touchdown (again). Their starting quarterbackfumbled after beingsacked (again). Their backup quarterback threw an interception (again) that was returned for atouchdown (again). Their leading receiver...
Kaepernick's decision has made national news and drawn all kinds of opinions. Some laud him for exercising his rights as an American and standing up against an injustice, while others criticize him for disrespecting the country and the flag.