Posts Tagged ‘injury’

Detroit Lions DT Nick Fairley off crutches; Working on possible return

by Trevor R. Browning   Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell told reporters Monday he wasn’t certain if defensive tackle Nick Fairley would return this season. Fairley, who missed the last four games with a sprained knee, seems a little more optimistic than his head coach. “Right now I’m taking it one day at a […]

Reggie Bush limited in practice; Intends to play on Thanksgiving vs. Bears

by Trevor R. Browning   Lions running back Reggie Bush intends to play on Thursday against the Bears.  To do so, he’ll need to overcome another injury. Already dealing with an ankle problem, Bush was limited in Tuesday’s practice with a back injury, too. Limited to playing in only seven games this season, Bush has […]

Pettigrew Lost For Season

Not only did the Detroit Lions lose a game last Thursday (34-12 loss to Green Bay), they also lost their top draft pick from this past draft; Tom Kowalski from reports that rookie tight end Brandon Pettigrew will have season-ending knee surgery. Pettigrew injured his left knee during the first quarter of the Lion’s […]