Bill Bentley

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 23: Runningback Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans runs toward Bill Bentley #28 of the Detroit Lions at LP Field on September 23, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Terry Foster With Lions Bill Bentley

Lions cornerback Bill Bentley was not thrilled with the team’s performance during Thursday night’s 24-6 preseason loss to the Cleveland Browns Thursday night. But he wants to look ahead.

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Lions Put CB Bentley On IR, Sign CB Carey

The Detroit Lions have put rookie cornerback Bill Bentley on injured reserve and signed cornerback Don Carey.

97.1 The Ticket–11/02/2012

NASHVILLE, TN - SEPTEMBER 23: DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions makes a tackle behind the line against Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans during the game at LP Field on September 23, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. The Titans won 44-41 in overtime. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Lions LB Levy, CB Bentley, Seahawks WR Edwards Out

The Detroit Lions have left starting linebacker DeAndre Levy and key cornerback Bill Bentley inactive against the Seattle Seahawks.

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The Detroit Lions Lack Cornerback Strength

The Detroit Lions may have a formidable defensive line, but they have struggled in the secondary for years, particularly at cornerback. Why is the team seemingly not addressing this year in and year out?



Were Expectations Too High for the Detroit Lions?

The Detroit Lions made the playoffs last year, and there was excitement heading into this season. However, were people hoping for too much from this team? Why have they struggled thus far? Is there a chance for a turnaround.


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Should The Detroit Lions Be Cautious Against The 49ers?

The Lions have to travel to San Francisco to play the 49ers on NBC’s Sunday Night Football. It is a tough matchup, which leads to this notion: Should the Lions be going all out to try and win this game?


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Bentley Leaves Game With Possible Concussion

The Lions started the game with four new starters in the secondary and then lost one of those to a concussion in the third quarter.

97.1 The Ticket–09/10/2012

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Three Biggest “Make Or Break” Factors About The Lions In This NFL Draft

Can Bill Bentley start right away. A rookie cornerback starting immediately, especially one not selected until the third round, sounds like a recipe for disaster.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2012