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Posts Tagged ‘Jason Hanson’

Kicking And Screaming

With Jason Hanson out after surgery to repair an injury to his knee and Swayze Waters nursing a sore hamstring, the Lions are scrambling to find someone who can kick. They have even resorted to having Dane Looker, a recent free agent acquisition at wide receiver taking field goal reps in practice. On the positive […]

Hanson Might Not be Ready for Season Opener

Booth Newspapers talks today about kicker Jason Hanson and how Martin Mayhew thinks he might not be ready for the opener: Lions general manager Martin Mayhew indicated Monday that veteran kicker Jason Hanson, the leading scorer in team history, might not be available for the regular-season opener Sept. 13 against the New Orleans Saints. Hanson […]

Kicker Hanson Has Minor Procedure to Treat Knee Injury

From: ESPN Longtime kicker Jason Hanson, a two-time Pro Bowl selection and the team’s career leading scorer, underwent what coach Jim Schwartz called a “fairly minor” procedure to treat a nagging knee injury Tuesday morning. The coach wouldn’t say which knee was affected, offering only that the team hopes to have the 18-year veteran back […]

Hanson Considering Playing Against Browns

Lions kicker Jason Hanson wants to play when Detroit hosts Cleveland at Ford Field.  Hanson has been sidelined with a hip flexor injury suffered during the exhibition opener against the Giants.  He said that he wants real game action to prepare for the season opener in Atlanta on September 7th.  The Lions take on the […]