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ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions reacts after throwing a touchdown pass to Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Lewand On Possibility Of Alternate Jersey For 2015: ‘Stay Tuned’

Lewand seemed to downplay the possibility of a dramatic departure from the normal uniforms; no change in color or logo is expected.

CBS Detroit–03/25/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07:  Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions looks to the sidelines during the third quarter of the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on December 7, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Buccaneers 34-17.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lewand Says Lack Of ‘Meeting Of The Minds’ – Not Salary Cap Issues – Killed Deal With Suh

“We were comfortable making him a proposal that would have made him the highest-paid defensive player in the league …” Lewand said.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 19:  DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions celebrates 24-23 win against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field on October 19, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Greg Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Not Yet Working On Contract Extension With DeAndre Levy

With Levy, the Lions could negotiate into the season if need be, though talks about an extension have not even started yet.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

Detroit Lions owner Martha Ford walks with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at the owners meetings at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Lewand Says Martha Ford Full Participant In Owners Meetings, Very Clear About Her Expectations For The Team

“She’s got strong opinions, and she’s extremely sharp,” Lewand said, “and she has a lot of interaction with her peers, with other owners.”

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  General Manager Martin Mayhew of the Detroit Lions introduces Jim Caldwell as the Lions head coach during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Lions ‘Never Done’ In Free Agency, But Mayhew Says Focus Is Shifting Toward Draft

General manager Martin Mayhew disputes the notion the Lions have been relatively inactive in free agency.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07:  Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions looks to the sidelines during the third quarter of the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on December 7, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Buccaneers 34-17.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Dolphins Coach Joe Philbin Says Suh’s Days Of Bad Behavior Are Behind Him

“Some of those incidents occurred a long time ago, and obviously players learn from situations, as I think he mentioned,” Philbin said.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

John Harbaugh On Michigan: ‘They’ll Be Contending For The National Championship Shortly’

“There’s no doubt in my mind that they’ll be contending for the national championship shortly,” John Harbaugh said of Michigan.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, and general manager Martin Mayhew stand for a photo op at Ngata's introductory press conference Wednesday, March 11, 2015. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

John Harbaugh, Chuck Pagano, Mike Tomlin Offer Rave Reviews Of Haloti Ngata

If the reviews from other NFL coaches give any indication, Ngata should help the Lions just as much as they hope he will.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

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Top 10 NFL Free Agents Still Available

The busy period of NFL Free Agency has come and gone with a flurry of moves and big names changing teams. Now is the time when great bargains can be found with veterans who are left on the market. Let’s take a look at the 10 best remaining players out there.

03/24/2015

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 06: NFL player Michael Sam attends the SEC Championship game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Missouri Tigers at the Georgia Dome on December 6, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Michael Sam Among 105 ‘Vets’ Eyeing That Elusive NFL Job

The strain and sweat on their faces showed just how much one more chance in the NFL means to Michael Sam and 104 others.

97.1 The Ticket–03/24/2015

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