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Golladay’s growth should be no surprise

Kenny Golladay looked like a different player in the Detroit Lions’ three-day minicamp, and the growth from his rookie season should be no surprise. Experience is a great teacher in the NFL, and Golladay learned a lot as a rookie that he can carry into his second season playing wide receiver. Golladay fit in well with veteran starters Golden Tate ...

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Tabor getting his shot with first-team defense

It is pretty amazing how quickly things can change for a player in just one year. This time last year, Detroit Lions cornerback Teez Tabor was a bright-eyed rookie trying to get meaningful reps. The Lions brought Tabor along very slow last season after selecting him in the second round of the NFL Draft. This spring has been a much ...

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Lions wrap up minicamp, announce joint practices

The Lions held a three-day mandatory minicamp at their Allen Park training facility this week. For safety Glover Quin, who missed workouts and OTAs to spend more time with his family, it was his first set of practices with the team this offseason. “I’m just trying to soak up as much of the playbook as I can,” Quin said Tuesday. ...

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Belmont Stakes: How To Bet $100

Ryan Mayer With my $200 of bets on the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes this year, I’ve cashed a grand total of $54.80. This Saturday’s Belmont Stakes is my last chance to turn a profit on the Triple Crown races. Justify will be the heavy favorite as he runs for the second Triple Crown sweep in three years for trainer ...

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NFL Stars Who Could Be ‘Kevin Durant’ For These Super Bowl Contenders « Detroit News Watch

By Jared Dubin (CBS Sports) — Back in the summer of 2016, the Golden State Warriors were reeling, coming off an embarrassing seven-game defeat at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers — the result of a blown 3-1 series lead. We all know what happened next: spurred by a parking-lot text message from Draymond Green and then a Hamptons meeting with Green, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala, and ...

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Lions to participate in joint practices with Raiders and Giants

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today that they will participate in joint training camp practices with the Oakland Raiders and New York Giants prior to their Preseason Week 1 and Week 2 games. Detroit will practice with Oakland on Tuesday, Aug. 7 and Wednesday, Aug. 8 at the Raiders’ training camp home in Napa, Calif. The Lions ...

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Will The Warriors Wrap It Up? « Detroit News Watch

San Francisco Giants vs. Washington NationalsFriday, June 8, 2018, 7:05 pm ET WASHINGTON -200 Washington has won seven of 10, though it isn’t due to the offense, which prior to Wednesday’s 11-run outburst was averaging 3.4 runs per game in that stretch. But the Nats get a favorable matchup against the Giants’ Andrew Suarez. He was masterful in his last ...

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