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DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions is flanked by General Manager Martin Mayhew, left, and President Tom Lewand, right, after being introduced during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Lewand Says NFL Has To Be Careful, Echos Mark Cuban: ‘Hogs Get Slaughtered’

“It’s still about the game of football,” Lewand told season ticket holders Monday night at Ford Field.

CBS Detroit–04/15/2014

Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions runs for a third quarter touchdown . (FILE Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Looking For ‘Character Factor,’ Players Who Finish Games Well

Sheldon White, the vice president of pro personnel for the Detroit Lions, has an easier job now than he did a few years ago.

CBS Detroit–04/15/2014

CANTON, OH - AUGUST 8: Buffalo Bills founder Ralph Wilson Jr. and presenter Chris Berman pose with Wilson's bust at his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame during the 2009 enshrinement ceremony at Fawcett Stadium on August 8, 2009 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Statement From Tom Lewand On Passing Of Buffalo Bills Owner Ralph Wilson, Jr.

“We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mr. Wilson. He was a dear friend to Mr. and Mrs. Ford, the Ford Family and the Lions organization.

97.1 The Ticket–03/25/2014

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions is flanked by General Manager Martin Mayhew, left, and President Tom Lewand, right, after being introduced during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tom Lewand Expects To Win Now: ‘There’s No Five-Year Plans Here’

To many, it looked like the lack of a new deal with Ndamukong Suh would hamstring the Lions as they tried to build their 2014 roster.

CBS Detroit–03/18/2014

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions is flanked by General Manager Martin Mayhew, left, and President Tom Lewand, right, after being introduced during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Lions Open About Pursuing Ken Whisenhunt: ‘We Had Two Plan A’s’

“We had to be honest,” Lewand said. “The narrative was out there, and we honestly had two Plan A’s. They were two really good coaches.”

CBS Detroit–01/16/2014

DETROIT - DECEMBER 12:  People enter Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on December 12, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. Ford Field will host the NFL football game between the New York Giants and the Minnesota Vikings on Monday December 13 after a blizzard dumped more than 20 inches of snow in parts of the Midwest causing the inflatable roof to collapse under the weight of snow at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Mall of America Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tom Lewand Talks Big Ten Bowl Game, X Games

As far as which Big Ten teams will play in the bowl, Lewand said the selection process will be different than past years.

CBS Detroit–07/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 22: Ford Field prior to the start of the game between the Houston Texans and the Detroit Lions on November 22, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

The Detroit Lions Announce Agreement With Big Ten For Bowl Game At Ford Field

The Detroit Lions announced today that they have entered into a six-year partnership with the Big Ten Conference for a bowl game that will be played at Ford Field beginning in 2014.

97.1 The Ticket–07/17/2013

Tom Lewand of the Detroit Lions. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Tom Lewand’s Twitter Account Hacked By Russians

Earlier today Lions President Tom Lewand had his Twitter account hacked. There is no word on who actually did the hacking. A Lions spokesman told CBSSports.com that the team would have no additional comment. After […]

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2013

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks to throw a second quarter pass while playing the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions’ Matthew Stafford Says Contract Talks Not A Distraction

The Detroit Lions’ Matthew Stafford said he is keeping his focus on the football field despite the ongoing negotiations to nail down an extension of his current deal, which expires in two years.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2013

Detroit Lions president Tom Lewand.  (Photo by NFL Photos)

Detroit Lions Regroup For 2013: Schwartz-Mayhew Likely Return

“We certainly need to improve dramatically from this year and our entire team–front office, coaches and players–is focused on that,” Lewand said. His interview will air at 11:30 a.m. Sunday on CBS 62.

CBS 62–01/03/2013

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