The six-time Pro Bowler helped the Steelers to six playoff appearances and the franchise’s fifth Super Bowl title in 2006, which the team won in Bettis’ hometown of Detroit.
With Dominic Raiola gone, Travis Swanson is set to become the man in the middle for the Detroit Lions.
The running back finished his pro career with 3,072 yards on 739 carries and would go on to a second career selling cars in the Detroit area.
Farr played for the Lions from 1967 to 1973, being named to the Pro Bowl twice. He led the team in rushing yards three times.
Coach Jim Caldwell says Ngata hurt himself working out and will be out “for a little bit” — Caldwell says Ngata is a quick healer.
Living in an impoverished home in the inner city, Bettis and his brother turned to selling drugs to help with finances, he said on “In Depth with Graham Bensinger.”
A Detroit-area entrepreneur believes he has scored a touchdown with his new business idea. Or thrown a strike.
Rhythmic gymnastics and table tennis just missed the cut.
Training Camp opens for the Detroit Lions on August 3, seven months after suffering a heartbreaking Playoff loss at the hands of the Dallas Cowboys.
Boone was a teammate of Duke offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson, whom the Lions drafted in the first round this year.