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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 29: CBS Sports announcers Jim Nantz (L) and Phil Simms pose on stage at a CBS Super Bowl XLVII Broadcasters Press Conference at the New Orleans Convention Center on January 29, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Nantz, Simms: Would Be ‘Shocked’ If A Team Isn’t In LA By 2017

On a conference call celebrating the kickoff of the 2015-16 NFL season, Nantz, Simms and CBS’ NFL Today cast answered questions from reporters nation wide.

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LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 20: Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions looks on during a preseason game against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field on August 20, 2015 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Matt Hazlett/Getty Images)

Lions Make More Cuts, Make Tim Wright Trade Official

With the deadline approaching on Tuesday at 4 p.m. for the Lions to cut their roster to 75 players, they made more moves Tuesday morning, releasing wide receiver Anthony Peacock and linebacker Justin Cherocci.

97.1 The Ticket–09/01/2015

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Detroit-Made Xenith Football Helmets Deemed Safest By The NFL

During recent research, it was found that Dan Gilbert’s Detroit-based Xenith makes helmets rated the safest by the National Football League.

CBS Detroit–08/31/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 30: Edwin Encarnacion #10 of the Toronto Blue Jays circles the bases after hitting a solo home run in the first inning during MLB game action against the Detroit Tigers on August 30, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Encarnacion Homers Again; Blue Jays Hit 4 HR To Beat Tigers, 9-2

Russell Martin and Kevin Pillar each hit a two-run shot for Toronto, which leads the majors with 184 home runs.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2015

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WATCH: Zach Zenner Bullies His Way Into The Endzone Vs. Jags

Zenner showed that he is more than just a finesse back against the Jaguars when he bulled his way into the endzone from three yards out with a host of defenders trying to bring him down.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2015

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The 5 Best Moves The Detroit Lions Made During The Offseason

The Lions made some moves during the summer to make sure the squad stays competitive in the NFC North Division.

97.1 The Ticket–08/29/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Vic Beasley of the Clemson Tigers holds up a jersey after he was picked #8 overall by the Atlanta Falcons during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rookie Spotlight: Vic Beasley Will Be An Every-Down Player For Atlanta Falcons

The Atlanta Falcons weren’t horrible last season, but help on defense was certainly needed. That’s why they went out and drafted linebacker Vic Beasley who should be a big contributor in his rookie season and even wants to play every down.

08/29/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - AUGUST 28:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the first quarter a preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on August 28, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Stafford, Zenner Shine As Lions Beat Jaguars, 22-17

Detroit played without star receiver Calvin Johnson for the third consecutive game, but Stafford carved up Jacksonville’s secondary in a half of work.

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2015

GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 20: Quarterback Brett Favre #4 of the Green Bay Packers reacts after a Packers touchdown during the NFC championship game against the New York Giants on January 20, 2008 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Giants defeated the Packers 23-20 in overtime to advance to the Superbowl XLII. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

T-Shirt Suggests The Green Bay Packers Are Michigan’s Favorite Team [PHOTO]

A new shirt has popped up on TeeChip.com, suggesting that the Green Bay Packers are in fact “Michigan’s Favorite Team.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2015

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 24th-August 28th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/28/2015

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