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Will Best play again this season?

Lions running back Jahvid Best said he expects to return from his second concussion sometime this season, but he couldn’t say whether he’ll play after the Bye next Sunday in Chicago, according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. “I have no idea,” Best said before an autograph signing to open the Dick’s Sporting […]

Will Jahvid Best return after Bye Week at Chicago?

The status of Lions running back Jahvid Best is up in the air with the club heading into their Bye week, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News. The lightning-quick former Golden Bear standout missed his second straight contest Sunday after suffering a second concussion in three months against the 49ers in Week 6. On […]

Lions at Broncos Friday Injury Report

Detroit Out: RB Jahvid Best (concussion) Doubtful: WR Rashied Davis (foot), DT Nick Fairley (foot), S Vincent Fuller (elbow) Questionable: DT Sammie Lee Hill (ankle), QB Matthew Stafford (ankle) Probable: T Gosder Cherilus (knee), CB Chris Houston (back), G Rob Sims (illness), DE Willie Young (calf) Denver Out: RB Willis McGahee (hand) Questionable: DE Elvis […]

Source: Jahvid Best not expected to play Sunday at Denver

Lions lightning-quick running back Jahvid Best is likely to miss his second straight contest Sunday with a concussion, according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, citing a person close to the former Golden Bear playmaker. Best did not practice today, and it’s unknown whether or not he’ll travel with the club to Denver. […]

Lions vs. Falcons Preview

The blueprint for beating the Lions has been available since the week 3 win at Minnesota and each team the Lions faced has copied it.  Run the ball, control the clock, don’t worry about the run and defend against the deep pass.  Each team they have faced took a lead into halftime and for several […]

Falcons at Lions Friday Injury Report

Atlanta Out: CB Chris Owens (concussion) Doubtful: WR Julio Jones (hamstring) Questionable: DE John Abraham (groin), T Sam Baker (back), C Todd McClure (knee), G Garrett Reynolds (ankle) Probable: DT Jonathan Babineaux (knee), TE Tony Gonzalez (elbow), S James Sanders (hamstring), WR Roddy White (knee) Detroit Out:RB Jahvid Best (concussion) Doubtful: WR Rashied Davis (foot), […]

Report: Lions RB Jahvid Best out for the season?

UPDATE: Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan said he fully expects Jahvid Best back this season according to Paula Pasche of the Oakland Press. It appears Ronnie Brown was needed. According to Mike Freeman of, people near Lions running back Jahvid Best are voicing their concerns, saying the nifty playmaker should strongly ponder calling it […]

What’s Really Causing the Lions’ Rushing Woes

The Lions’ rushing attack has been the topic of discussion for a couple of weeks and the trade/no trade for Ronnie Brown fanned the flames of discussion further.  After reading several articles, message boards and blogs I have noticed that the opinions vary on why the run game is struggling, but nobody has hit the […]