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With Today’s News On Leshoure, Running Back has Become a Need

Multiple media outlets have reported that Mikel Leshoure has been charged with possession of marijuana for the second time in a month.  Prior to this report all the news regarding LeShoure was dealing with his ability to come back from a ruptured Achilles and how the Lions expect him to be healthy for training camp. […]

Best Cleared For Workouts

Jahvid Best has been cleared by doctors to start working out with the Lions. Best missed the last ten games of the 2011 season due to a concussion. The star running back had had problems with concussions date back to his days in collage at California. Small for a NFL running back at 5’9”and 190 […]

Jahvid Best Says He’ll Be Back in 2012

Lions running back Jahvid Best said he’s no longer having post-concussion symptoms and left little doubt about his intention to play next year according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. “I’ll definitely be back,” Best said. Best missed the Lions’ final 10 regular-season games and Saturday’s playoff loss to the New Orleans Saints […]

Jahvid Best placed on IR

Sidelined the past five weeks with a concussion, the Lions have decided to place second-year running back Jahvid Best on season-ending injured reserve, Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com reports. Best’s college career ended due to a concussion and the 2010 first-round pick out of Cal has suffered two concussions during the 2011 league year, prompting the club […]

Packers at Lions Thanksgiving Day Injury Report

Green Bay Out: T Chad Clifton (hamstring) Questionable: RB James Starks (knee, ankle) Probable: LB Desmond Bishop (calf), WR Greg Jennings (knee), LB Clay Matthews (ankle), T Marshall Newhouse (knee), G Josh Sitton (knee), LB Frank Zombo (hamstring) Detroit Out: RB Jahvid Best (concussion), P Ryan Donahue (right quadriceps) Doubtful: DE Lawrence Jackson (thigh) Questionable: […]

Best’s Status Remains the Same

Lions coach Jim Schwartz said he did not have any updates on running back Jahvid Best, who is still recovering from a concussion according to Anwar S. Richardson of Mlive.com. Best has missed Detroit’s past three games since sustaining a concussion against San Francisco. Schwartz said Best is not traveling with the team and has […]

Lions at Bears Friday Injury Report

Detroit Out: RB Jahvid Best (concussion) Questionable: S Louis Delmas (foot), P Ryan Donahue (right quadriceps), DT Sammie Lee Hill (ankle) Probable: WR Rashied Davis (foot), K Jason Hanson (left knee), TE Brandon Pettigrew (elbow), QB Matthew Stafford (finger, ankle) Chicago Out: T Gabe Carimi (knee) Questionable: WR Devin Hester (ankle) Probable: TE Kellen Davis […]

Source: Best unlikely to play at Chicago on Sunday

Lions running back Jahvid Best is unlikely to play against the Bears on Sunday, as he continues to recover from his most recent concussion, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN citing a league source. Best, who has dealt with concussions dating back to college, is scheduled to meet with more doctors this week and will […]