Chris Houston

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 20: Wide receiver Marvin Jones #82 of the Cincinnati Bengals catches a touchdown pass while under pressure from cornerback Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions during the first half at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lions CB Chris Houston Inactive Against Packers

Lions CB Chris Houston Inactive Against Packers

97.1 The Ticket–11/28/2013

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At Sentencing, Hurd Blames Pot Addiction, Attorney Accuses Chris Houston’s Dad, For Drug Scheme

According to the Chicago Tribune, his attorney Michael McCrum, presented phone records in court to bolster a claim the father of the Detroit Lions’ Chris Houston — Larry Houston — not Hurd, was a partner in the drug ring.

CBS Detroit–11/14/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 20: Wide receiver Marvin Jones #82 of the Cincinnati Bengals catches a touchdown pass while under pressure from cornerback Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions during the first half at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lions Cornerback Chris Houston: ‘This Loss Is On Me’

Chris Houston did not start the second half, and he said he agreed with the decision after struggling in coverage against the Bengals receivers.

CBS Detroit–10/21/2013

GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 06: C.J. Mosley #99 of the Detroit Lions reacts after a Lions field goal to trail 6-3 to the Green Bay Packers during the second quarter at Lambeau Field on October 6, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Lions Feasting On Turnovers To Reach 4-2 Record

The Detroit Lions have 13 takeaways this season — three less than all of last season — and the defense isn’t the only unit pleased with the performance.

97.1 The Ticket–10/15/2013

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15:  Cornerback Bill Bentley #28 of the Detroit Lions is called for pass interference on Wide receiver Andre Roberts #12 of the Arizona Cardinals 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)

Gunther Cunningham Confident In Secondary, Carson Palmer’s Criticism Aside

Asked how he can get players to play the ball instead of the receiver, Cunningham – a 44-year coaching veteran – laughs, and there is a measure of scorn in the sound.

CBS Detroit–09/22/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 12:  Louis Delmas #26 of the Detroit Lions leaves the field celebrating a 7-3 victory over the Green Bay Packers on December 12, 2010 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Delmas Says Secondary Is Finally More Settled After Years Of Turnover

When Detroit Lions cornerback Chris Houston thinks back on how many different defensive backs he has played with over three seasons with the team, the idea of naming each one is overwhelming.

CBS Detroit–08/14/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 11: Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions is helped off the field after an injury during the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 11, 2012 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 34-24. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions’ Secondary Still Banged Up

Chris Houston sat out because of a migraine and Louis Delmas is still nursing a balky knee.

97.1 The Ticket–08/13/2013

Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions tries to get around the tackle after picking up a first quarter fumble of Daryn Colledge #73 of the Green Bay Packers on December 12, 2010 at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Chris Houston Migraines: What’s The Worst Ailment To Have?

Chris Houston, cornerback for the Detroit Lions, left practice Monday with a migraine headache.

97.1 The Ticket–08/13/2013

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 30:  Cornerback Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions returns a 100-yard interception for a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 30, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The Lions defeated the Broncos 45-10. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Lions Defense Eager To Beef Up CB Ranks

Chris Houston appears to have one of the cornerback spots locked up in the Detroit Lions’ secondary and the franchise has several options on the other side of the field.

97.1 The Ticket–08/02/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 18: Donald Brown #31 of the Indianapolis Colts avoids the tackle of Jason Jones #91 of the Tennessee Titans during their game at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 18, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Colts defeated the Titans 27-13. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Lions Free Agent Haul Recap: Some Good, Some Still Missing

The Lions started yesterday with two huge problems: They couldn’t run the ball and had cavernous holes in the defensive secondary.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2013

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