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Bears sign Gandy, waive Merrell

Bears sign Gandy, waive Merrell

BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- The Chicago Bears signed guard/center Dylan Gandy to a one year contract on Friday and waived defensive end Jamil Merrell. Terms of Gandy’s deal weren’t disclosed. An eight-year veteran, Gandy (6-foot-3, 295 pounds) has played in 120 games with 19 starts with the Indianapolis Colts (2005-07), and Detroit Lions (2009-12), and has spent time playing both center and guard. In addition, Gandy has contributed on special teams on kickoff return units as well as the field goal teams last season for the Lions.
Grand Rapids Press 11 hours ago
Detroit Lions RB coach anticipates 'big role' for Mikel Leshoure

Detroit Lions RB coach anticipates 'big role' for Mikel Leshoure

The odd man out, as he was last year, would seem to be Mikel Leshoure. But the Lions say not so fast.

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Detroit Free Press 4 hours ago

Lions' Caldwell: Still a long way to go for minorities in coaching

'It's come a long way because of the fact that I think now there might have been 47 (African-American coaches) that have gotten that opportunity (in NCAA Division I football), if I'm not mistaken,' Caldwell said. 'And in the National Football League there's 17, I think, that have gotten that opportunity, even some of those that have been interim. So there's been quite a few guys.'
Detroit Free Press 8 hours ago

Lions sign punter Drew Butler, cut safety Gabe Lynn

The Detroit Lions made a roster move today, signing punter Drew Butler and released safety Gabe Lynn.
Detroit Lions add punting depth, sign Drew Butler

Detroit Lions add punting depth, sign Drew Butler

Butler appeared in 16 games for the Steelers in 2012, averaged 43.8 yards per punt.
Detroit Lions add 4 minority coaching interns, including former U-M standout Cato June

Detroit Lions add 4 minority coaching interns, including former U-M standout Cato June

Joining Detroit's staff for training camp through the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship will be June (defensive backs), Archie Collins (defensive backs), Quinn Gray (quarterbacks) and Kefense Hyson (wide receivers).
Detroit Free Press 9 hours ago

Lions RB Bush: Caldwell was our biggest free-agent signing

Bush went on to explain Caldwell's Super Bowl resume, including two trips there as a coach in Indianapolis and another with Baltimore. And then, he said Caldwell's impact for Bush is deeper than just football.
Detroit Lions 2014 training camp battles: Kris Durham once again fighting for a roster spot

Detroit Lions 2014 training camp battles: Kris Durham once again fighting for a roster spot

Durham saw more playing time than any Lions receiver last season, but he only managed to record 38 receptions.
Detroit Free Press Jul 25, 2014

Undrafted rookie guard Quigley working fast to learn Lions' system

Guard Bryce Quigley has some catching up to do if he's going to make the Detroit Lions' 53-man roster.
Report: Detroit Lions 'not optimistic' they'll re-sign Ndamukong Suh

Report: Detroit Lions 'not optimistic' they'll re-sign Ndamukong Suh

With just three days left before veterans report for the start of training camp, Detroit has not reached a deal with Ndamukong Suh. And now it appears that might never happen.
Detroit News Jul 24, 2014

Report: Lions 'not optimistic' about reaching new deal with Ndamukong Suh

It looks more and more likely that the Lions will be unable to sign All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to a long-term contract extension before training camp begins Monday.
Detroit Free Press Jul 24, 2014

Lions' Suh 'highly unlikely' to sign before camp

Ndamukong Suh's contract has hung over the Detroit Lions' collective head all off-season, and with the first practice of training camp just four days away, it appears that the star defensive tackle's future will remain unresolved for at least a few more weeks. Both parties still hope to finalize a long-term contract extension before the start of the season, though failing that, the Lions eventually will reach a point where they'll table negotiations until 2015.
Detroit Free Press Jul 24, 2014

Watch this: Lions' Fauria demonstrates history of the TD dance

It starts with the 'vigorous handshake' from back in the day and moves through all of the usual favorites, with Fauria demonstrating each one. At the end of the video, after busting a move in front of a green screen, Fauria jokingly laments: 'Oh, (bleep). I should've never (bleeping) danced.'
Report: Detroit Lions not optimistic about deal with Ndamukong Suh

Report: Detroit Lions not optimistic about deal with Ndamukong Suh

The Detroit Lions are not optimistic about signing Ndamukong Suh to a new contract, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. Suh’s contract which runs through the 2014 season has a salary cap hit of $22 million. Mortensen reported that if Suh doesn’t get signed his franchise tender would be $26.7 million in 2015 or he would become an unrestricted free agent entering his sixth NFL season. Suh fired his former agent in January and signed new agent Jimmy Sexton in March. Both sides have said they want to reach an agreement, but neither side has made a public announcement in...
Detroit News Jul 24, 2014

Former Michigan OT Taylor Lewan agrees to terms with Titans

The Titans announced the deal Thursday, the day before players report for training camp. The team did not release terms. Lewan reportedly received a four-year deal worth $11.5 million with a signing bonus of $6.7 million.

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    Gabe Lynn

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  • 1 Ndamukong Suh

    Ndamukong Suh

    Report: Lions 'not optimistic' about signing Ndamukong Suh to extension

  • 1 Nick Fairley

    Nick Fairley

    Detroit Lions position preview: Nick Fairley, Ndamukong Suh look to be at their best in contract years

  • 1 Kris Durham

    Kris Durham

    Detroit Lions 2014 training camp battles: Kris Durham once again fighting for a roster spot

  • 1 Mikel Leshoure

    Mikel Leshoure

    Detroit Lions RB coach anticipates 'big role' for Mikel Leshoure

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