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Lions agree to terms with CB Marcus Cooper on 1-year deal

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions agreed to terms on a one-year contract with cornerback Marcus Cooper. The Lions made the move Saturday, adding depth at the position bolstered by the addition of cornerback Justin Coleman in free agency earlier in the week. Cooper closed last season with the Lions, playing in four games after […]
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Trey Flowers: Matt Patricia 'a guy you want to play for'

Trey Flowers: Matt Patricia 'a guy you want to play for' originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Ex-Patriots defensive end Trey Flowers opened up about his decision to sign with the Detroit Lions. Pats getting busy in second wave of free agency After inking a five-year, $90 million contract with Detroit, Flowers appeared on SiriusXM NFL Radio to talk about the free-agency process. The 25-year-old noted former Patriots defensive coordinator and current Lions head coach Matt Patricia ...
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2020 Ford Super Duty: An In-Depth Look At Dearborn’s Big Slugger

The 2020 Ford Super Duty enters a market with stiff competition from GM and Ram. Ford designs and builds all their heavy-duty engine and transmission combinations in house. The 2020 Super Duty is the most tested truck in Ford’s history, logging an excess of 15 million miles.  Meet the 2020 Ford Super Duty. It’s bigger. It’s badder. And in one striking way, it’s a little familiar. Glancing over the specs, one item will stand out immediately for Ford fans: that is the return of the 7.3. Although...
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NFL rumors: Details of Trey Flowers' Lions contract finally revealed

NFL rumors: Details of Trey Flowers' Lions contract finally revealed originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Trey Flowers is going to be a very rich man. The former New England Patriots defensive end is going to make $18 million per season with $56 million in guarantees in his five-year free agent contract with the Detroit Lions, per NFL Media's Tom Pelissero. The MMQB's Albert Breer tweeted more information about the contract.
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AP Source: Lions agree to $36M, 4-year deal with CB Coleman

Detroit Lions add CB Justin Coleman, WR Danny Amendola with free-agent deals            [Author: AP]
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Lions release LB Bates, who was arrested in Jan.

The Detroit Lions released linebacker Trevor Bates, who was arrested in January after police say he punched a sergeant in the face.
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Patriots' Kyle Van Noy tweets praise for Trey Flowers after reported Lions contract

Patriots' Kyle Van Noy tweets praise for Trey Flowers after reported Lions contract originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The New England Patriots defense suffered a big loss Monday when defensive end Trey Flowers agreed to a five-year contract with the Detroit Lions in NFL free agency. Flowers was an integral part of the Patriots' front seven, and he excelled as New England's best pass rusher with a team-leading 7.5 sacks and 20 quarterback hits during the 2018 season. Patri...
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Less than five hours into tampering period, Lions spent big on four free agents

Then three unrestricted free agents agreed to deals with the Lions: cornerback Justin Coleman, defensive end Trey Flowers and tight end Jesse James. Their spending spree wasn't cheap. Lions are the splashiest team early in free agency Amendola signed a one-year, $4.5 million deal, which isn't a bargain for a 34-year-old coming off a 575-yard season.
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Lions sign WR Danny Amendola to fill Golden Tate's old role

The Detroit Lions signed Danny Amendola, giving them a slot receiver they missed after trading Golden Tate to Philadelphia last season            [Author: AP]
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Ian Rapoport: Detroit Lions expected to sign New England Patriots defensive end Trey Flowers to five-year contract

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport discusses how the Detroit Lions are expecting to sign New England Patriots defensive lineman Trey Flowers to a five-year contract.
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Former Dolphins WR Danny Amendola signs with the Lions

Former Miami Dolphins (and New England Patriots and St. Louis Rams) wide receiver Danny Amendola has signed a one-year contract with the Detroit Lions. The Dolphins released Amendola on March 8, clearing $6 million in salary ca
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Lions sign WR Danny Amendola to fill Golden Tate’s old role

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions signed Danny Amendola, giving them a slot receiver they missed after trading Golden Tate to Philadelphia last season. Detroit made the move Monday to add another former New England Patriot to the organization. The Lions are led by general manager Bob Quinn and coach Matt Patricia, both […]
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Lions sign former Dolphins receiver Danny Amendola

Three days after the Miami Dolphins released Danny Amendola, the Detroit Lions signed the veteran receiver to a one-year contract on Monday. According to the Detroit Free Press, the deal is worth up to $5.75 million. The Dolphins releas
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Detroit Lions sign WR Danny Amendola

The Detroit Lions have signed wide receiver Danny Amendola following his release by the Miami Dolphins. Contract terms were not disclosed by the Lions, but NFL Media reported it is a one-year deal that includes a $4.5million guaranteed base salary with incentives that can bring the total value to $5.75m. The move reunites Amendola with Detroit coach Matt Patricia, who served 14 seasons as an assistant coach with the New England Patriots, including six as the team's defensive coordinator fro...
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Lions cut captain, veteran guard T.J. Lang

Anyone in the market for a starting guard? The Detroit Lions have cut veteran T.J. Lang with one year remaining on the three-year free-agent contract the sides agreed to in 2017. Everything you could want' In a statement posted to Twitter and attributed to Lions' general manager Bob Quinn and head coach Matt Patricia spoke highly of Lang.
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Lions release veteran, banged-up offensive guard T.J. Lang

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have cut offensive guard T.J. Lang. Detroit made the move Friday, releasing the banged-up veteran with one season left on his three-year contract. The 31-year-old Lang played a career-low six games last season and went on injured reserve in November with a neck injury. His career has […]
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Lions tender safety Charles Washington

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have tendered safety Charles Washington, an exclusive rights free agent. The team announced the move Wednesday. Washington had 13 special teams tackles in 29 games over the past two seasons. He joined the Lions as an undrafted free agent out of Fresno State after the 2016 draft […]
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Lions sign defensive end Romeo Okwara to 2-year extension

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have signed defensive end Romeo Okwara to a two-year contract extension. The Lions announced the move Tuesday. Okwara started 14 games for Detroit last season, leading the team with a career-high 7½ sacks. Okwara originally entered the NFL with the New York Giants in 2016 as an […]
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9 Possible Destinations for LeVeon Bell

We’ve already talked about the possible destinations for Antonio Brown. We now turn our attention to LeVeon Bell, who didn’t play last season. LeVeon Bell have arguably been the top RB over the last five years. When it comes to Bell, he can beat you by running the ball or catching it out of the backfield. With the year off, will it help or hurt him in the long run? Either way, he’ll have a list of suitors who would love to have him in their backfield. With free agents being able to sign this w...
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Ceros raises $14M for its interactive content platform

Ceros allows marketers to create animated, interactive content — but don’t call it a content marketing company. “We think content is just a dry, bland, over-leveraged, oversaturated space,” said founder and CEO Simon Berg. “The goal is not to hack the system, the goal is to make a great experience for your customers.” That’s why he describes Ceros as a platform for creating experiences. The company is focused on powering beautiful, well-designed graphics and web pages, instead of blog posts or w...
Tags: Startups, Advertising Tech, Funding, Tech, Content Marketing, Detroit Lions, Conde Nast, United Airlines, Baltimore Ravens, Greenspring Associates, Berg, Greenspring, CEROS, Grotech Ventures, Simon Berg, John Avirett


Welcome To The Club: Younger Generations Embrace Classic Cars

Recent data shows Gen Xers and millennials are taking more of an interest in classic cars. Muscle cars are the most desirable, with the Camaro, Corvette, and Mustang topping the list. Despite the onset of autonomous vehicles, younger generations still appreciate going for a drive.   “There’s an adage in Detroit,” writes author Tom Glatch in The Art of Mopar. “You can sell an old man a young man’s car but you can never sell a young man an old man’s car.” Glatch describes how Dodge was an old ma...
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Kyle Van Noy gives hilarious take on 2016 trade from Lions to Patriots

Kyle Van Noy gives hilarious take on 2016 trade from Lions to Patriots originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Kyle Van Noy is an honest guy who's not afraid to say or tweet how he feels about a particular person or topic, and the 2016 trade that sent him from the Detroit Lions to the New England Patriots is no exception. The Patriots linebacker recently appeared as a guest on the "Pardon My Take" podcast, and he had a funny description of the trade between the Patriots and Lions that ch...
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Lions release former Pro Bowl S Quin

The Detroit Lions announced the release of former Pro Bowl safety and ironman Glover Quin on Friday, ending his six-year tenure with the team. Quin, who turned 33 in January, had one year left on a two-year, $13 million extension and was set to count $7.9 million against the cap in 2019. The Lions will save about $6.2 million against the cap with his release, which leaves a dead-money charge of $1.7 million.
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Lions release veteran safety Quin after 6 seasons

The Detroit Lions released safety Glover Quin, receiver Bruce Ellington and linebacker Nicholas Grigsby on Friday.
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Lions re-sign long snapper Don Muhlbach for 16th season

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have re-signed long snapper Don Muhlbach, keeping him on the roster for a 16th season. Detroit made the move with the unrestricted free agent Wednesday. The two-time Pro Bowler has played in 228 games for the Lions since 2004, when the Baltimore Ravens cut the undrafted free […]
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Lions not ruling out selecting QB with pick eight, says GM

The Detroit Lions are open to picking a quarterback in the first round of the NFL Draft. The Lions hold the number eight selection in the draft and general manager Bob Quinn said Monday the team are not ruling out selecting a signal caller, despite having veteran Matthew Stafford on their roster. "In previous years, at least my last couple years here, we've drafted anywhere from 16 to 22, I believe," Quinn said, via The Detroit News.
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Lions would love to see the Raiders on Hard Knocks so they don't have to be

Matt Patricia never had to appear on Hard Knocks during his 14 years with the New England Patriots and he has no desire to start now. The Detroit Lions are one of five teams across the NFL that can be compelled to appear on the annual HBO training camp series due to the fact they haven't done the show in the last 10 years, haven't been to the playoffs in the last two years, and don't have a new head coach. The Lions can't say no to the series if they were ultimately asked to ...
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Lions sign LB Steve Longa, DE Mitchell Loewen

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have signed linebacker Steve Longa and defensive end Mitchell Loewen. Detroit made the moves Monday before coach Matt Patricia and team executives answered questions from season-ticket holders at Ford Field. Longa had a season-ending knee injury last year during the preseason after being a key player on […]
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Loneliness in Marriage? One Simple Secret to Turn Things Around

Sometimes it can creep into our lives with an unwelcome stealth. Ann Wilson will tell you she would never have conceived that she could be surrounded by a husband, kids, and friends, and yet still feel its clutches suffocating her heart. But there she was, married 10 years, two kids, busier than ever, and yet lonelier than she had ever been. And it seemed to her that her husband was totally oblivious to her needs and more often than not, to her!  It’s a grace to welcome  Dave and Ann Wilson to ...
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2020 Kia Sportage: Refreshed & Ready To Mingle

On the heels of an emotional Super Bowl ad for the Telluride, Kia is staying on the gas in 2019. While the Telluride is the largest member of Kia’s house, the Sportage is no couch potato. Refreshed and recharged for another round, the 2020 Kia Sportage comes with a handful of tech and safety upgrades. Those not looking for the space (or cost) of a larger SUV may find the new Sportage does the trick. We would opt for the new S trim personally, which has a more athletic exterior look. Yet, regardl...
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