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Lions Lose CB Eric Wright to Tampa Bay

Multiple outlets have reported that CB Eric Wright has agreed to a five year deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers late last night or early this morning.  Wright signed with the Lions last August after he rejected a long term deal from the Browns.  He started opposite Chris Houston and struggled with consistency, as he […]

Lions Want to Bring CB Eric Wright Back

The Lions want cornerback Eric Wright back and met Saturday with his agent, Tony Fleming, though no contract proposals were exchanged according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. Wright has said he wants to remain in Detroit, too, but after signing a one-year deal last summer, the 26-year-old cornerback is looking for something […]

Lions at Raiders Wednesday Injury Report

Detroit  Did not participate: CB Aaron Berry (shoulder), S Louis Delmas (knee), LB Justin Durant (hamstring), DE Lawrence Jackson (thigh), RB Kevin Smith (ankle), DE Kyle Vanden Bosch (not injury related), CB Eric Wright (hamstring) Limited participation: DT Nick Fairley (foot), CB Chris Houston (knee), S Amari Spievey (knee), DE Willie Young (ankle) Full participation: […]

Eric Wright looking for an extension to stay in Detroit

Lions cornerback Eric Wright, who signed a one-year contract in July, is open to staying in the Motor City, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports. “It’s obviously a place that I was comfortable with coming, especially in dealing with as many teams as I dealt with during free agency,” Wright said. “I picked […]

Bears at Lions MNF Injury Report

Chicago Out: WR Earl Bennett (chest), T Gabe Carimi (knee) Probable: S Chris Harris (hamstring), TE Matt Spaeth (calf), C Chris Spencer (hand), CB Charles Tillman (hip), DE Corey Wootton (hand) Detroit Out: S Erik Coleman (ankle), WR Rashied Davis (foot), T Jason Fox (foot) Questionable: CB Aaron Berry (groin), DT Nick Fairley (foot), DE […]

CB Wright Hurts Leg in Practice

Lions cornerback Eric Wright has injured his right leg. Wright took himself out of practice Monday morning and had the inside of his right leg stretched. He went back in, then took himself out a few plays later. The projected starter later had his right groin wrapped with ice. Chris Houston, the other starting cornerback, […]

Thoughts on Lions’ Free Agency Thus Far

As I was trying to make sense of the last 36 hours of free agency I came to a few conclusions regarding the Lions’ moves/non-moves and secrecy.  Here’s what I’ve come up with: Stephen Tulloch:  My belief is the Lions were heavily pursuing Tulloch under the belief that Jonathan Joseph was not going to be an […]

Lions Ink Former Cleveland Starting CB Eric Wright

Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports the Lions agreed to a one-year contract with former Browns cornerback Eric Wright, a person familiar with the deal said. Things heated up with the Lions and Wright, late Thursday after it became apparent the Lions were no longer in the sweepstakes for Jonathan Joseph, who inked […]