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Lions Hope Snacks Harrison Can Help Stuff Seahawks On Ground « Detroit News Watch

The Detroit Lions boosted their chances of slowing down Seattle’s running game and contending in the NFC North with one major move. Lions general manager Bob Quinn acquired Damon “Snacks” Harrison from the New York Giants for a fifth-round pick, adding one of the NFL’s top interior defensive linemen to help right away. He began practicing with his new team ...

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Can Broncos Keep Up With Chiefs? « Detroit News Watch

Florida Gators vs. Georgia BulldogsSaturday, October 27, 2018, 3:30 ET UNDER 52 These two meet in Jacksonville every season, and while the favorite is 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings, I prefer the other trend in this series. The one that doesn’t see many points scored. The under is 5-2 during the previous seven years, but there’s more to ...

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Ndamukong Suh And Rams Defense Ready For What Packers QB Rodgers Can Create « Detroit News Watch

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP)  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) When it comes to quarterbacks creating something out of nothing, Aaron Rodgers of Green Bay and Russell Wilson of Seattle are the gold standard. Fortunately for safety John Johnson III and the rest of the Los Angeles Rams’ defense, they already got a look at Wilson’s Houdini act and can use ...

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Giants Trade Harrison To Lions For 5th-Round Pick « Detroit News Watch

The New York Giants have traded star defensive tackle Damon “Snacks” Harrison to the Detroit Lions for a draft pick. Giants coach Pat Shurmur confirmed the deal Wednesday after practice without revealing details. The teams are expected to confirm it Thursday after Harrison passes a physical. DENVER, CO – OCTOBER 15: Quarterback Trevor Siemian #13 of the Denver Broncos is ...

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Ilitch Group Mulls Creation Of Sports Network In Detroit « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP)  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) The Ilitch companies, which include the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings, is considering the creation of a regional sports network to cover its teams and offer other programming. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images) Officials with the Detroit-based organization said Thursday they have put no timeline on a potential launch, but called it a ...

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Stephen Curry Dazzles For 51 Points In Sensational Start « Detroit News Watch

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) OAKLAND, CA – OCTOBER 24: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors reacts to the crowd chanting “MVP” during their game against the Washington Wizards at ORACLE Arena on October 24, 2018 in Oakland, California. Curry finished the game with 51 points. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) Stephen Curry appreciated the freedom from coach Steve Kerr ...

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WWE’s Controversial Crown Jewel Event In Saudi Arabia To Move Forward « Detroit News Watch

By Chuck Carroll Following weeks of uncertainty, WWE is planning to hold the controversial Crown Jewel event in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as originally planned. The announcement comes just hours after Saudi officials admitted that the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was premeditated. Prior to Thursday morning, the country remained adamant that Khashoggi died during a scuffle ...

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Goff, Gurley Strong Plays Against Packers « Detroit News Watch

Here’s our look at the top Daily Fantasy Football players for Week 8, and as we scan the top five players at the quarterback, running back, wide receiver and tight end positions, you’ll see some familiar faces. The Chiefs — with Patrick Mahomes, Kareem Hunt and Travis Kelce — continue to put up points in bunches. They dropped 45 on the ...

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