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GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions watches from the sidelines during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Carindals defeated the Lions 25-21. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Lions Face Injury Questions Before Washington Game

The Detroit Lions look to bounce back after losing in week two to the Arizona Cardinals. They head to a reeling Washington team, but will injuries get in the way?

09/20/2013

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 08: Nick Fairley #98 of the Detroit Lions recovers the fumble by Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter of the game at Ford Field on September 8, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Vikings 34-24. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Detroit DT Nick Fairley Inactive At Cardinals

Detroit defensive tackle Nick Fairley is inactive for the Lions’ game against the Arizona Cardinals.

97.1 The Ticket–09/16/2013

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Key Defensive Players Questionable For Lions Against Cardinals

The Detroit Lions, coming off a win, visit the Arizona Cardinals, but will they be missing two important players from their defense?

09/13/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears gives Willie Young #79 of the Detroit Lions a push during the game at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Bears defeted the Lions 26-24. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Schwartz On Young’s Penalty: ‘That’s Not What We’re Going To Be About’

After apparently having a lot to say to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, Detroit Lions defensive end Willie Young was relatively reticent with the media during weekend practices.

CBS Detroit–08/26/2013

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots calls out the play. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) FILE

Lions Defense Holds Patriots, Tom Brady, To Single Digits

Any time a defense can shut down a team that went 12-4 the previous season and enjoys a three-time Super Bowl champion quarterback at the helm, the defense unequivocally can claim a good day at the office.

CBS Detroit–08/23/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions can't come up with a first quarter catch while being hit by Nick Roach #53 of the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Sporting News Names Three Lions To Preseason All-Pro Team

Sporting News picked three players for its NFL Preseason All-Pro Team from a team that went 4-12 in 2012. Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson, Ndamukong Suh and Nick Fairley all made the list.

CBS Detroit–08/19/2013

Ndamukong Suh of the Detroit Lions reacts after a fourth quarter tackle while playing the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. Chicago won the game 26-24. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Suh, Fairley & Ziggy Crash A Wedding

Lions defensive linemen Ndamukong Suh, Nick Fairley and Ziggy Ansah crashed a wedding.

97.1 The Ticket–08/04/2013

Nick Fairley #98 of the Detroit Lions reacts after a fumble in the second quarter by Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints in the during their 2012 NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 7, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Nick Fairley Is Excited And Ready To Go

Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley says he is a big kid that loves to have fun in the sun and play.

97.1 The Ticket–05/07/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 22: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions smiles on the sidelines after breaking the NFL single season yardage record formally held by Jerry Rice 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)

Are There Any Positives This Season For the Lions?

It has been an awful, disappointing season for the Detroit Lions. However, there are still a few positive things to take away from the year.

12/27/2012

Defensive lineman Nick Fairley of Auburn looks on during the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 28, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Marijuana Charge Against Lions’ Nick Fairley Dropped

Mobile Municipal Judge Matt Greene agreed with prosecutors that there wasn’t enough evidence to prove marijuana cigarettes found in Fairley’s vehicle April third belonged to the second-year pro out of Auburn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2012

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