Before moving to Detroit in May 2013, Ashley covered Kansas State football and men’s basketball for three years as a correspondent for the Associated Press. Before working for the AP, she wrote for the Kansas State Collegian, where she also spent time as a copy editor and sports editor. Overall, she compiled hundreds of sports stories on her way to graduating. She minored in Spanish and economics along with majoring in journalism, but writing has always been her passion.
At age 13, she emailed her dad a recap of a Kansas City Chiefs game, and he responded that she should think about becoming a sports writer. Almost a decade later, she is living the dream, and she could not be more thrilled to be doing so in a great sports town like Detroit.
One of the reasons the Lions believe they have a good chance to sign Suh is his apparent appreciation of the city and its surrounding areas.
Even if Suh comes back, the Detroit defense will not look the same. It will be difficult for the defense to make Austin look as good in 2015 as it made him look last season.
Oklahoma City’s first-round pick in 2011, Jackson averaged 12.8 points, 4.3 assists and 4.0 rebounds over 50 games for the Thunder.
The Lions will need to move money around to have room to bring back Suh. Here’s how they could create that room.
Two of Michigan’s most famous football men spent some time together Thursday.
Cabrera was the first to break his good news, tweeting that he was thanking God because he can now begin his activities.
“A lot of guys are under contract, they’re in the same situation,” Mayhew said. “It’s really about the value you bring to the organization.”
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“It’s difficult to replace his production,” Mayhew said. “Obviously it would be a setback not to have him on our football team.”
Under Whisenhunt, the Titans won two games in 2014. Under Caldwell, the Lions won 11.
The team hoped to get clearance Tuesday for Cabrera to begin baseball activity.