Report: Heart Condition Could Cost Nick Fairley His CareerFairley's heart condition came up in his pre-draft physical before the Lions selected him with the 13th overall pick in 2011.
Saints Coach: Physician Advises Fairley To Give Up FootballSaints coach Sean Payton says defensive tackle Nick Fairley is seeing multiple heart specialists after one physician advised Fairley to stop playing football.
R & B Group Jagged Edge Kicks Former Lion Nick Fairley Off The Stage [NSFW VIDEO]At one point, the singer told Fairley to get his "big ass" off the stage.
Did Nick Fairley Punch Matthew Stafford In The Face [VIDEO]Stafford was at his best when the Saints were on the brink of seizing momentum early in the fourth quarter and locking the Lions into yet another high-stress affair.
The 420 All-Marijuana Team For Athletes Who Have Enjoyed Cannabis With Varying Rates Of SuccessApril 20 is a holiday for the people who enjoy smoking weed.
Saints Sign Defensive Tackle Fairley To 1-Year ContractSaints general manager Mickey Loomis says New Orleans has signed free agent defensive tackle Nick Fairley to a one-year contract.
Ndamukong Suh Says Dolphins Have More Defensive Talent Than Last Year's Lions“I don’t have a problem saying this, but I think personally we have more talent than we had in the No. 1 defense last year in Detroit."
Fairley Signs With RamsFairley's deal is for one year and $5 million, according to Ian Rapoport. With incentives, Fairley could make up to $7.5 million.
Reports: Lions No Longer Pursuing FairleyConsistency and weight were areas of concern the Lions had with Fairley, though he made improvements after a brief demotion.
Report: Colts Offering Fairley Double The Guaranteed Money Other Teams Have OfferedESPN's Mike Sando listed Fairley as number one among "buyer-beware" free agents.
Fairley Found Guilty Of Reckless Driving, Not Guilty Of DUIIf convicted Friday of both charges he faced, Fairley would have faced about a year in jail and almost $3,000 in fines
Three Defensive Tackles Lions Could Target In Free Agency If They Do Not Re-Sign SuhAfter Suh, Paea, Knighton and Fairley are probably the most desirable options at defensive tackle.
Mel Kiper Projects Lions Taking Defensive Tackle Malcolm Brown In First RoundBrown could provide a boost to a unit that will lose talented depth this season even if it does not lose its star.
Fairley Back At Practice For LionsCoach Jim Caldwell said earlier in the week it would be a "miracle" if Fairley could play this weekend, but Fairley looked trim and active during the portion of practice open to reporters.
Fairley On How Injury Will Impact His Free Agency: 'I Can't Avoid Thinking About It'In Fairley's eyes, a return this season is still a realistic possibility.