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Jahvid Best

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Jahvid Best (R) from the California Golden Bears poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as they hold up a Detroit Lions jersey after the Lions selected Best number 30 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Concussion Issues Linger Even As NFL Says Concussions Down 13 Percent

Despite what appears to be progress, the league’s shady history of handling concussions continues to hover.

CBS Detroit–01/30/2014

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 11:  Running back Jahvid Best #44 of the Detroit Lions rushes upfield against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the season opener at Raymond James Stadium September 11, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Jahvid Best Suing NFL, Helmet Manufacturer Riddell Over Concussions

Former Lions running back Jahvid Best is now going after the NFL and helmet manufacturer Riddell.

CBS Detroit–01/28/2014

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Jahvid Best (R) from the California Golden Bears poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as they hold up a Detroit Lions jersey after the Lions selected Best number 30 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Lions Release Jahvid Best

After more than a season and a half on the physically unable to perform list, running back Jahvid Best has been released by the Detroit Lions.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2013

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Jahvid Best (R) from the California Golden Bears poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as they hold up a Detroit Lions jersey after the Lions selected Best number 30 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jahvid Best ‘Never Giving Up Hope’ Of Playing Again

Jahvid Best hasn’t played since suffering his third major concussion in October 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–03/18/2013

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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Lions’ Nate Burleson Thinks Jahvid Best Should ‘Shut It Down’

Detroit running back Jahvid Best hasn’t been on the field for the Lions since suffering his third career concussion in October 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–02/20/2013

NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 4: Head Coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions talks with his team during a game against the New Orleans Saints to score a touchdown at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on December 4, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Saints defeated the Lions 31-17. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Are The Detroit Lions Still Making Errors In The Draft?

Matt Millen may be gone, but the Detroit Lions may still be making too many mistakes in the NFL Draft.

12/06/2012

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Jahvid Best (R) from the California Golden Bears poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as they hold up a Detroit Lions jersey after the Lions selected Best number 30 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jahvid Best Will Remain On PUP List For Remainder Of Season

Best was concussed on Oct. 16, 2011, and hasn’t been cleared to play since.

97.1 The Ticket–11/02/2012

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Injuries Have Held Detroit Lions Back

A lot of the players who were drafted highly to be key parts of the Detroit Lions’ future have ended up having injury riddled careers. How has this limited where the team is today in terms of their building process?

11/01/2012

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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?

10/25/2012

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