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Posts Tagged ‘Mikel Leshoure’

Lions Run Over the Jaguars 31-14 in Jacksonville

The Lions finally got a run game Sunday, and for the first time all season they were able to put it in cruise control for a dominating 31-14 win over the lowly Jacksonville Jaguars. Mikel LeShoure ran for three touchdowns, all in the second quarter, as the Lions topped the Jaguars to get to .500 […]

RB Mikel Leshoure Suspended Two Games by the NFL

The NFL has handed down a two-game suspension to Lions running back Mikel Leshoure today for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. He will also be docked two additional game checks. Leshoure will be eligible to return to the Lions’ active roster on Monday, Sept. 17 following the team’s September 16 […]

Lewand Meets With Roger Goodell About Lions Discipline

The Lions have some of the bad boys in the NFL, and today wrote about how Lions President Tom Lewand has met with NFL commish Roger Goodell about players on Detroit being suspended and some of the potential discipline coming for those players. Three members of the Lions’ 2011 draft class have combined for […]

Fairley Arrested for Pot

Former 1st round pick Nick Fairley was pulled over for speeding thru a neighborhood after residents called cops. Cops then searched Fairley’s car and found marijuana. Fairley was charged with a second degree misdemeanor, reported by Fairley’s mug shot was online and said he was no longer in custody. This arrest was the third […]

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. […]

Lions Bring in Two Backs to Fill Leshoure’s Void

The Lions have added free agent running backs Mike Bell and Jerome Harrison in an effort to replace the void created by Mikel Leshoure’s injury.  Both players have had a moderate amount of success in the recent past, but ended up buried on depth charts last season. Harrison has an exceptional run to close out […]

Mikel LeShoure is Out for the Year

Tim Twentyman reported via Twitter that Mikel LeShoure tore his Achilles and will miss the 2011 season.  Per Coach Schwartz, LeShoure is expected to have surgery tomorrow. LeShoure’s injury is a huge blow to the Lions’ offense as they now need to fill the short yardage and four minute offense void.  No word on if […]

Twitter Abuzz Regarding Mikel LeShoure Injury

Twitter just blew up with reports of a potentially serious lower leg injury to Lions rookie running back Mikel LeShoure.  The injury appears to be in the ankle/Achilles. LeShoure was carted off the field and joins a growing list of Lions with injury concerns, including first round pick Nick Fairley.