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DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 24: Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions dives for extra yards against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on November 24, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Team Bush Says Team Meeting Not Just His Idea; Leaders Met Monday Morning

Though Stafford’s short replies made it sound like he got his toes stepped on by Bush calling for a meeting, other players brushed it off as no big deal and not a serious difference of opinion.

CBS Detroit–11/26/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 24: Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after scoring a touchdown on an 11 yard pass from quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 during the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on November 24, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nate Burleson Returns With Catches, Touchdown And Pizza Delivery Dance

In the midst of a mistake-riddled loss, wide receiver Nate Burleson provided something of a silver lining,

CBS Detroit–11/24/2013

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Brandon Marshall #15 of the Chicago Bears celebrates a touchdown pass in front of Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Burleson On Brandon Marshall Comments On Detroit: ‘Don’t Bully My City’

“I know he was kind of joking,” Burleson said, “so maybe he was just trying to be funny, but save that for the comedians.”

CBS Detroit–11/13/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions is tackled by David Amerson #39 of the Washington Redskins after catching a pass from Matthew Stafford #9 (not pictured) in the first quarter during a game at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Nate Burleson Pitches Concept For DiGiorno Pizza Commercial

“Even my agent was like, ‘Only you, Nate. Only you could turn a car crash into a DiGiorno deal,'” Burleson said.

CBS Detroit–11/13/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 27: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a first quarter touchdown with Matthew Stafford #9 while playing the Dallas Cowboys at Ford Field on October 27, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Once Reluctant, NFL Players Say Yoga Is Not Just For Girls Anymore

Many big, strong, manly football players do yoga, including superstar wide receiver Calvin Johnson, and almost all of them – yes, Burleson included – initially resisted taking up the practice.

CBS Detroit–11/08/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions is tackled by David Amerson #39 of the Washington Redskins after catching a pass from Matthew Stafford #9 (not pictured) in the first quarter during a game at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Burleson On His Injury: ‘I’m Not Going To Sit Here And Pull An RG3′

“I’m not going to sit here and pull an RG3 and talk over what is common sense, and that’s listening to my coaches and listening to the doctors,” Burleson said.

CBS Detroit–11/05/2013

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DiGiorno Sends Nate Burleson Letter, Coupons For Year Supply Of Pizza

Far from accepting the reality of never-ending pizza jokes, Nate Burleson has embraced them.

CBS Detroit–10/27/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 20: Wide receiver Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after catching a touchdown pass during the second half against the Cincinnati Bengals at Ford Field on October 20, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bengals defeated the Lions 27-24. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Burleson On Dez Bryant: ‘He’s Not Calvin Johnson – No Way, No How’

It all started when fourth-year Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant apparently would not concede that Detroit Lions superstar Calvin Johnson would be the best target on the field when the teams meet Sunday.

CBS Detroit–10/22/2013

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz watches the action on the sidelines during the game against the Atlanta Falcons at Ford Field on December 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Falcons defeated the Lions 31-18. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jim Schwartz Talks Calvin Johnson, Nate Burleson And Justin Verlander

Being a workaholic is part of the job description for an NFL coach, so it speaks volumes about Detroit Tigers season that even Lions coach Jim Schwartz took a little time to watch the Tigers win Game 5 of the American League Division Series.

CBS Detroit–10/11/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions is tackled by David Amerson #39 of the Washington Redskins after catching a pass from Matthew Stafford #9 (not pictured) in the first quarter during a game at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Cast Off His Arm, Nate Burleson Gets Back On The Field

As great of a locker room presence as Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson provides, he tries his best to be on the field as much as possible, even after breaking both bones in his forearm just weeks ago.

CBS Detroit–10/10/2013

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