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Jason Hanson

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Jason Hanson #4 of the Detroit Lions kicks an extra point during the third quarter of the game against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bears defeted the Lions 26-24.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jason Hanson: ‘I Never Once Thought That Mr. Ford Had Let Us Down’

Hanson said the Fords have done what it takes to win but that the people underneath them have been disappointing to them.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

Nicklas Lidstrom

Lidstrom, Smoltz, Hanson Going Into Michigan Sports Hall Of Fame

Nicklas Lidstrom, John Smoltz and Jason Hanson have earned a place among Michigan’s all-time sports greats.

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2014

Nicklas Lidstrom. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Lidstrom, Hanson Set For Mich. Sports Hall Of Fame

Nicklas Lidstrom and Jason Hanson have earned a place among the state’s greats in sports.

97.1 The Ticket–11/25/2013

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 20:  Kicker David Akers #2 of the San Francisco 49ers reacts after missing a 38-yard field goal as William Moore #25 of the Atlanta Falcons cheers in the third quarter in the NFC Championship game at the Georgia Dome on January 20, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Lions Sign K David Akers, Say Goodbye To Hanson

The Detroit Lions officially signed kicker David Akers on Tuesday and bid farewell to Jason Hanson.

97.1 The Ticket–04/10/2013

David Akers #2 of the San Francisco 49ers attempts a field goal in the second half against Chykie Brown #23 of the Baltimore Ravens during Super Bowl XLVII. 2013 (Getty Images/Chris Graythen)

Lions Agree To Terms With Kicker David Akers

According to sources David Akers will replace the veteran kicker Jason Hanson, who announced his retirement on Thursday.

97.1 The Ticket–04/05/2013

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Lions Kicker Jason Hanson Retires

Hanson said he was afraid if he returned he would be playing in a “compromised” way.

CBS Detroit–04/04/2013

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Jason Hanson At SportsFest: Barry And Calvin Best Teammates Ever

Detroit Lions kicker Jason Hanson talks about his storied career and his favorite teammates.

CBS Detroit–02/16/2013

Nicklas Lidstrom

Nick Lidstrom and To Appear At SportsFest

Lidstrom was a 20-year veteran with the Detroit Red Wings before retiring at the end of last season.

97.1 The Ticket–02/06/2013

(Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Jason Hanson A Great Kicker But Not A Hall Of Famer

It was not too long ago that we as Detroiters picked sides and went into verbal wars with each other about whether or not Chris Osgood deserved to be in the Hall of Fame?

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2012

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 30: Jason Hanson #4 of the Detroit Lions kicks off the football to start the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on September 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Vikings won 20-13 (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Lions 1-3 Now And 6-10 Since Last Year’s 5-0 Start

Jason Hanson has almost seen it all in his 21 seasons with the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–10/08/2012



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