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Detroit Lions President Tom Lewand with Carol Cain, Senior Producer/Host of “Michigan Matters” talks about the NFL season, Jim Harbaugh and the community. Watch  “Michigan Matters” 11:30 am Sunday on CBS 62. (credit: Ken Bryant/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Lewand’s Glad Harbaugh’s Gone From NFL

University of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh explains why he is living his dream in Ann Arbor. He also talks about the Wolverines and offers insights on the Lions.

08/20/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - JANUARY 06:  Haloti Ngata #92 of the Baltimore Ravens tackles Vick Ballard #33 of the Indianapolis Colts during the AFC Wild Card Playoff Game at M&T Bank Stadium on January 6, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Twitter Had News Of Ngata Trade Before Caldwell, Same Time As Bill Ford Jr.

Lewand described the oddity last Tuesday during the team’s town hall meeting with season ticket holders at Ford Field.

CBS Detroit–04/07/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 14: Warren Buffett talks with Detroit Lions President Tom Lewand prior to the start of the game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Defend Lack Of Free Agency Moves, Say They Will Not Spend Just To Spend

“We’re not out just reaching to grab anyone and high-fiving in March,” vice president of pro personnel Sheldon White said.

CBS Detroit–04/01/2015

DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 21: DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after tackling Eddie Lacy #27 of the Green Bay Packers for a safety during the second quarter of the game at Ford Field on September 21, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

DeAndre Levy Climbs Around On Outside Of Plane During Flight [VIDEO]

The team’s official stance on wing-walking, per team president Tom Lewand: “Don’t fall.”

CBS Detroit–04/01/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07: Calvin Johnson #81 celebrates his first quarter touch down with Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions while playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on December 07, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Realize Plenty Of Work Remains But Like Current Core Of Team

“Any idea that this is anywhere near the finish line is misplaced,” Lewand said Tuesday in a sit-down with Detroit reporters.

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

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions looks on in the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys during the NFC Wildcard Playoff Game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Where Did Lions Go Wrong In Effort To Bring Back Suh? Former Agent Weighs In

Mayhew or Lewand will speak on the matter at some point, though perhaps not until the owners meetings later this month.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 14: Warren Buffett talks with Detroit Lions President Tom Lewand prior to the start of the game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lewand Speaks At Church On Problem With Alcohol, Redemption Through Faith

Lewand called the night spent in jail for drunk driving one of the worst and one of the best nights of his life.

CBS Detroit–01/26/2015

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