“We have people in the building that have gone through similar issues and problems that we think have a lot in common with him in terms of being able to give him a support system,” Caldwell said.
Matt Prater will be the third Lions kicker of the season when he starts in Minnesota on Sunday.
Hanson said the Fords have done what it takes to win but that the people underneath them have been disappointing to them.
Nicklas Lidstrom, John Smoltz and Jason Hanson have earned a place among Michigan’s all-time sports greats.
Nicklas Lidstrom and Jason Hanson have earned a place among the state’s greats in sports.
The Detroit Lions officially signed kicker David Akers on Tuesday and bid farewell to Jason Hanson.
According to sources David Akers will replace the veteran kicker Jason Hanson, who announced his retirement on Thursday.
Hanson said he was afraid if he returned he would be playing in a “compromised” way.
Detroit Lions kicker Jason Hanson talks about his storied career and his favorite teammates.
Lidstrom was a 20-year veteran with the Detroit Red Wings before retiring at the end of last season.