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Roger Goodell promises to cut down on NFL commercials

The NFL Commissioner is aware of the complaints about the viewing experience of America's most popular sport. He knows the games take too long with breaks that kill the vibe.

Mel Kiper mock draft: Lions go pass rusher with Missouri DE Charles Harris

After finishing 30th in sacks and 25th in adjusted sack rate, the Lions could use an edge rusher. But does Harris fit what they're looking for in a defensive end?

Kyle Meinke’s mock draft: Lions add some much-needed defensive help

NFL Draft season is here, which means it's time for mock drafts, too. MLive.com's Kyle Meinke presents his first, which sends some defensive help to the Lions.

Nate Atkins’ mock draft: Lions get playmaker they’ve been looking for

NFL draft season is here, so it's time for some mock drafts. MLive.com's Nate Atkins rolls out his first installment, which includes a potential difference-maker for the Lions on defense.

Lions bring back defensive end Armonty Bryant

The Lions brought back one of their own defensive linemen, as they continue to stock up. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the Lions re-signed defensive end Armonty Bryant to a one-year deal.

Detroit Lions re-sign DE Armonty Bryant

He is just the second of Detroit's 20 unrestricted free agents to return to the team, joining long-snapper Don Muhlbach.

Raiders have Joe Mixon in for visit

The Raiders are reportedly interested in adding Marshawn Lynch to their backfield, although that would require either a trade with the Seahawks or Seattle releasing Lynch in order for him to play in his hometown.

Lions drop in on Toledo pro day, continue to show interest in RB Kareem Hunt

The Detroit Lions running backs coach has racked up the frequent flier miles while crisscrossing the country for pro days this offseason.

Former Jags WR arrested for hitting woman during kids birthday party

Former Jaguars receiver Mike Thomas was arrested on domestic violence charges, after allegedly attacking his fiancee while a children's birthday party was going on downstairs.

With Ezekiel Ansah and D.J. Hayden, Lions look to cash in on messy 2013 draft

The Lions now have two players drafted in the top 12 picks of the 2013 draft in Ansah and cornerback D.J. Hayden.