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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)

How Darius Slay Tried To Get Chris Houston To Let Him Wear No. 23

“I thought he was just going to give it to me to give it to me,” Slay said, laughing.

CBS Detroit–08/07/2014

OAKLAND, CA - DECEMBER 15: Eric Berry #29 and Brandon Flowers #24 of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates after Berry returned an interception for a touchdown against the Oakland Raiders during the first quarter at O.co Coliseum on December 15, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Report: Lions Interested In Brandon Flowers

On the same day Houston was cut the Kansas City Chiefs cut fellow CB Brandon Flowers.

97.1 The Ticket–06/16/2014

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

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

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15: Wide receiver Michael Floyd #15 of the Arizona Cardinals is pursued by cornerback Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions in the fourth quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Lions 25-21. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Chris Houston An Excused Absence From First Day Of Mandatory Minicamp

Caldwell got a little prickly when asked how far behind Houston is in terms of learning the new defense.

CBS Detroit–06/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 16: Wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions catches a pass under pressure from strong safety James Ihedigbo #32 of the Baltimore Ravens during the second half at Ford Field on December 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Ravens defeated the Lions 18-16. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lions WR Calvin Johnson Active Against Giants

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is active against the New York Giants.

97.1 The Ticket–12/22/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Bryce Brown #34 of the Philadelphia Eagles avoids getting tackled by Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Detroit Lions 34-20. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lions CB Chris Houston Doubtful To Play Ravens

The Detroit Lions have listed cornerback Chris Houston as doubtful to play the Baltimore Ravens because of a toe injury.

97.1 The Ticket–12/16/2013

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15: David Akers #2 of the Detroit Lions kicks, as Sam Martin #6 holds against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Three Players Who Absolutely Must Come Through For The Lions To Win The NFC North

David Akers. There is going to be a point field goals are going to make or break the Lions. Will Akers make it, literally.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2013

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Brandon Marshall #15 of the Chicago Bears catches a  touchdown pass in front of Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Slay Doubtful For Sunday’s Game; Bush, Houston Listed As Questionable

“Still being evaluated,” head coach Jim Schwartz said. “We’ll just see where that takes us. It was sort of a freak thing.”

CBS Detroit–12/06/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 28: Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions reacts after a second quarter reception and long run while playing the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Reggie Bush Added To Lions Injury List

The Detroit Lions face off with the Philadelphia Eagles this week. In the lead up to that contest, a new key offensive contributor finds themselves on the injury report.

12/06/2013

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