Lions End Anash Out, Levy Doubtful To Play Against PackersThe Detroit Lions have decided defensive end Ezekiel Ansah will not play against the Green Bay Packers because of an injured left ankle.
Report: Ansah Has High Ankle Sprain, Will Likely Miss TimeJim Caldwell declined to discuss the injuries in Monday's press conference, sticking to rigid team policy.
Teryl Austin: Ziggy Ansah 'As Fine A Football Player As I've Been Around'In Jim Caldwell’s eyes, it’s pretty easy to grasp the special ability of Ziggy Ansah.
Lions' Ziggy Ansah Donates 94,000 Bottles Of Water To FlintAnsah, who was born in Accra, Ghana, grew up on a continent where access to safe drinking water is a frequent problem.
USWNT Plays In Front Of Record Crowd At Ford Field“It was really loud and I think the echo helped that. I think a lot of our fans are super passionate, but the people out there were great to us. It wasn’t just like, ‘Oh, let’s go see the women’s national team.’ They were just so excited to be there and we feed off that energy.”
Samuelsen: 5 Lions Poised For Breakout SeasonsDefining potential breakout players is a difficult task. The term "breakout" implies that it's a player currently riding under the radar emerging seemingly from out of nowhere.
Injuries Piling Up As Lions Prepare To Face Jacksonville On Friday"This time of year particularly, when you get as many guys banged up as we’ve got banged up of late in the last week and a half or so those things enter in, so it changes it up a little bit.”
Ansah Aiming For Greatness"I don't put numbers on what I'm trying to accomplish," defensive end Ziggy Ansah said Thursday. "I'm just trying to be the greatest."
Ansah's Performance Earning Rave Reviews; Ihedigbo Calls Him 'Man Amongst Boys'For Ansah's Thanksgiving Day effort against the Chicago Bears, Pro Football Focus gave him a rating of 7.4, his highest of the season by a decent margin.
Ziggy Ansah Named NFC Defensive Player Of The WeekAnsah's success came as part of Detroit's overall defensive dominance against the Minnesota Vikings, whom the Lions defeated, 17-3.
Caldwell, Austin Hopeful To Have Ansah Play In Friday's Game"We’ll be able to check with the doctors after today’s practice," Caldwell said. "Hopefully he’ll be able to get some snaps.”
Lions' Ansah Getting Ready To Return There's a bit of turmoil on the inside of the Detroit Lions' defensive line.