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Detroit Lions training camp preview: Taylor Decker injury looms large on OL

MLive will chew over each of the Detroit Lions' positions heading into the start of training camp July 30. Today we hit on the offensive line.

Worst in the NFC North? That’s one national Lions prediction

Could Detroit stumble all the way to 5-11 after making the playoffs?

Bears linebacker performs Heimlich on fellow airline passenger

Jerrell Freeman was just on his way to training camp.

Who’s most responsible for Packers underachieving with Aaron Rodgers?

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Detroit Lions training camp preview: Buckle up for a wild ride at receiver

MLive will chew over each of the Detroit Lions' positions heading into the start of training camp July 30. Today we hit on the receivers/tight ends.

Lions hope to “ultimately” work out rift with Calvin Johnson

With the Lions and Barry Sanders renewing their relationship a generation after Sanders abruptly quit and the team made him pay back millions, the Lions now have only one former superstar player who retired under less than ideal circumstances.

Should Calvin Johnson come out of retirement to play for the Detroit Lions?

The Lions have invited their greatest wide receiver to training camp for a second shot at an NFL career.

Barry Sanders reportedly returning to Lions as brand ambassador

The move comes less than a week after Lions president Rod Wood revealed a training-camp invite had been extended to Calvin Johnson.

Lions hire Barry Sanders for marketing post

The Lions are clearly trying to mend fences with Calvin Johnson, inviting the retired wide receiver to training camp after an offseason of critical comments about the team. But they've taken another step to bring another legend back into the fold.

Former Lions QB Dan Orlovsky signs with Los Angeles Rams

Orlovsky signed a one-year contract with the Rams on Thursday, and is expected to be the team's third-string quarterback behind Jared Goff and Sean Mannion.

WATCH: 2017 Governor’s Dinner Guest Speaker: Nate Burleson

Former Wolf Pack stand out spoke to donors and fans at the 2017 Governor's Dinner!

Patriots release OL Chase Farris

The Patriots released offensive lineman Chase Farris on Thursday. Farris, 24, spent the majority of last season on the New England practice squad after first being signed to the squad on Oct. 5, 2016.

Year-to-year approach may become a trend for star players

Before NFL players would ever  miss game checks during a work stoppage, they need to show a willingness to drive a hard bargain in other ways. Here's one way they now can, thanks to the examples set by (of all people) Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins and Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson.

Detroit Lions playoff banners vanish in $100-million renovation at Ford Field

The Detroit Lions showed off their $100 million renovations at Ford Field to the media Wednesday, July 19.

Lions remove embarrassing playoff appearance banners

The Detroit Lions used to feature banners that hung in Ford Field and highlighted playoff appearances. Quite honestly, those banners were nothing but embarrassing, but thankfully for the Lions and thei