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John Lynch called Matt Millen to see what not to do

When the 49ers hired former NFL safety and broadcaster John Lynch to become their General Manager, the easy punch line was that it sounded a lot like the Lions hiring Matt Millen.

Lions hire ex-Texans offensive coordinator as defensive assistant

The Detroit Lions announced Tuesday they've hired ex-Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey as a defensive assistant.

Lions hire former Texans coordinator George Godsey

Sometimes when you're looking for a job, you have to look on the other side of the ball. According to Albert Breer of, former Texans offensive coordinator George Godsey has been hired by the Lions for a job that sounds kind of made up on the fly.

Detroit Lions combine preview: No shortage of edge rushers this year's Nate Atkins and Kyle Meinke are examining players at each position that the Lions could be keeping a keen eye at the NFL Scouting Combine.

K’Waun Williams has four contract offers, including Jets

There have been visits, and some other suggestions of interest in former Browns cornerback K'Waun Williams. But some teams have finally made tangible expressions of their desire.

Detroit Lions have 21st-ranked strength of schedule entering 2017

Last season, the Lions went winless against teams that made the playoffs but reached them at 9-7 by taking care of their schedule. This year's slate of opponents appears slightly more difficult.

Detroit Lions combine preview: Plenty of running backs worth watching

MLive's combine preview begins with the running backs.

Former Lions CB Stanley Wilson arrested again while naked

Stanley Wilson II is in police custody following his third arrest for trespassing while being in the nude. Wilson played for the Lions for 2005-07.

Ex-NFL LB arrested for public nudity for third time

If ever there was a clear cry for help, we're hearing it loud and clear as it concerns former Detroit Lions linebacker Stanley Wilson II.Wilson was arrested Saturday after allegedly attempting to bre

Stanley Wilson II arrested while naked for a third time

A sad situation keeps getting sadder. Former Lions defensive back Stanley Wilson II had been arrested while naked for the third time in less than a year, and the second time in little more than a month.