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Kicker Dave Rayner Wants to Stay With the Lions

While Dave Rayner is a free agent, he says that he wants to remain as a member of the Lions once the 2011 season starts. Dave Rayner likely will be an unrestricted free agent when the NFL lockout is lifted, and while he wants to re-sign with the Lions and the Lions hope to bring […]

2010 Season Breakdown: Specialists

The Lions’ have struggled for decades with consistency, but one area of the team that hasn’t is the special teams.  The Lions have had Pro Bowl kickers in Eddie Murray and Jason Hanson, a Pro Bowl punter in Jim Arnold and Pro Bowl returners in Mel Gray, Desmond Howard and Eddie Drummond. The Lions’ special teams took […]

Perfect Preseason Continues with 26-6 Win Over Cleveland

While it wasn’t as important for the Lions starters to play a lot against the Browns, what was important was to keep the momentum and confidence going.  With those goals in mind, consider it mission accomplished, as the Lions pounded the rather flat Browns 26-6 at Ford Field to move to 3-0 in the preseason.  […]