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Bodden Among Six Players Gone from the Lions Roster

The Lions did a little early spring cleaning today as expected, as six players were released, most of which are players that were not expected back in 2009. Gone from the first ever 0-16 team are cornerback Leigh Bodden, wide receiver Mike Furrey, guard Edwin Mulitalo, safety Dwight Smith, tight end Dan Campbell and offensive […]

Safety Smith Done for the Year w/ Fractured Ankle

From: Lions Veteran safety Dwight Smith is scheduled to have surgery on his fractured left ankle and will be lost for the season. Marinelli said one of the team’s options would be to promote safety LaMarcus Hicks from the practice squad. Cornerback Keith Smith, who aggravated his groin injury, will be monitored all week […]

Safety Smith Suffers Fractured Ankle in Loss

Lions safety Dwight Smith fractured his ankle in the second quarter of the team’s Week 15 game. No additional information is currently available.

Former Buccaneer Nece a Good Fit for the Lions?

Teams will be busy making moves today, and one move that is already being reported is a possible one for former Bucs LB Ryan Nece.  The Tampa Tribune is reporting that Nece, who was released Saturday during cutdowns, may find his way to the Motor City to play for former coordinator Rod Marnelli and the […]

Lions Lock Up Free Agent Dwight Smith

The Lions signed free-agent safety Dwight Smith to a two-year, $5-millon contract Wednesday.  Smith is a Detroit native, having played his high school football at Detroit Central.  He’s a seven-year veteran who played the past two seasons in Minnesota.