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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions defends a fourth quarter pass to Jarius Wright #17 of the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on September 8, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 34-24. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Terminate Chris Houston’s Contract

In order for the Lions to sign first round pick Eric Ebron they needed to free up cap space and that’s exactly what they did.

97.1 The Ticket–06/13/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first round NFL Draft pick Eric Ebron #85 goes through the passing drills during Detroit Lions Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Sign First-Round Pick Eric Ebron

Ebron announced the deal on his Twitter account Friday.

CBS Detroit–06/13/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first year head coach Jim Caldwell watches the action during Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Pettigrew Rocking New Helmet Designed To Lessen Impact Of Hits To Head

Detroit Lions tight end Brandon Pettigrew was spotted in a new helmet during this week’s minicamp – the Riddell SpeedFlex.

CBS Detroit–06/13/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first round NFL Draft pick Eric Ebron #85 goes through the passing drills during Detroit Lions Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Mentor Galen Duncan At Ease This Offseason

When the Detroit Lions ended their mandatory minicamp, some veterans sprinted off the field and toward the locker room to begin a long break before training camp.

97.1 The Ticket–06/12/2014

Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions prepares to play the Chicago Bears during pre game with teammate Willie Young #79 at Ford Field on September 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With Minicamp Concluded, Lions Still Do Not Have Deals With Suh, Ebron

Ndamukong Suh is a storyline again, and as usual, it has nothing to do with his play on the field.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2014

SECAUCUS, NJ - JUNE 5: Commissioner Allan H. Bud Selig, right, poses with Derek Hill, the 23rd overall pick, by the Detroit Tigers during the MLB First-Year Player Draft at the MLB Network Studio on June 5, 2014 in Secacucus, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

First-Round Pick Derek Hill Agrees To Terms With Tigers

Hill hit .500 as a senior at Elk Grove High School in 2014 and turned in a .586 on-base percentage.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first round NFL Draft pick Eric Ebron #85 goes through the passing drills during Detroit Lions Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Looking To Firm Up Late-Game Woes

The fourth quarter often was a nightmare last season for the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–06/12/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29:  Cordarrelle Patterson #84 of the Minnesota Vikings attempts to pull in a pass while Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions blocks it on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Caldwell On Slay: ‘We Feel Good About Where He’s Heading’

Working with the first team as Houston recovers from a toe injury, Slay is ready to play like he’s the man.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 15: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks for a pass during the first half against the Cleveland Browns of a preseason at FirstEnergy Stadium on August 15, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

‘Ladder Cam’ Gives Stafford, Coaches Unique Perspective On Quarterback

Since the arrival of new head coach Jim Caldwell and his “ladder cam,” Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has gotten a whole new perspective on Matthew Stafford.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 22: Tony Scheffler #85 of the Detroit Lions jumps over Brice McCain #21 of the Houston Texans after a overtime catch at Ford Field on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. Houston won the game 34-31. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Concussions Push Tony Scheffler To Retire From NFL

Tony Scheffler is retiring from the NFL.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2014

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