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Top 10 Running Backs « Detroit News Watch

Ryan Mayer Fantasy football season is nearly upon us. So, if you’re like me, and were focused on other things over the last few months, you probably need a quick refresher before your league holds its draft. That’s what we’re here for, to take you through the projections of the top 10 rankings for each position while also pointing you ...

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Lions Put DE Ziggy Ansah On PUP List « Detroit News Watch

The Detroit Lions have put defensive end Ziggy Ansah on the physically unable to perform list. The Lions also announced Tuesday that they have placed fullback Nick Badwen on injured reserve with a knee injury, signed linebacker Freddie Bishop and put wide receiver Andy Jones on the PUP list. Ansah, who is back with the Lions on the franchise tag, ...

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Lions Training Camp Capsule « Detroit News Watch

DETROIT LIONS (9-7) OPEN CAMP: July 27, Allen Park, Michigan LAST YEAR: Early and late-season slides knocked team out of playoff contention and cost coach Jim Caldwell job. QB Matthew Stafford led pass-dependent offense with 1,000-yard WRs Marvin Jones and Golden Tate. CB Darius Slay emerged as one of league’s best in coverage. IMPORTANT ADDITIONS: Coach Matt Patricia, RB LeGarrette ...

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Lions Waive Barnes From Injured Reserve « Detroit News Watch

The Detroit Lions have waived tight end Brandon Barnes from injured reserve. The Lions announced the move Friday. The 24-year-old Barnes hasn’t played in an NFL regular-season game, but he did appear twice in the preseason last year with the New York Jets. The Lions report to training camp next week. © 2018 Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material ...

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Baseball Looks Ahead « Detroit News Watch

Baltimore Orioles vs. Toronto Blue JaysFriday, July 20, 2018, 7:07 pm ET TORONTO -150 My numbers have the Blue Jays toppling the Orioles in 65 percent of simulations for their Friday matchup, making Toronto worth the price as a moderate home chalk. The Blue Jays have won four straight when starter Sam Gaviglio pitches on full rest, and are 5-1 ...

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