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Three free agents the Detroit Lions should sign
May 27th, 2017 at 8:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Detroit Lions finished up the first leg of organized team activities (OTAs) on Thursday. OTAs give the team an opportunity to evaluate talent they have brought in through the draft and free agency. It's also the first chance they get to see these additions practice alongside the players...

Jim Caldwell isn’t interested in Kaepernick, but believes in him
May 27th, 2017 at 8:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Lions don't have a veteran backup to quarterback Matthew Stafford. They're nevertheless not interested in adding Colin Kaepernick. Via Carlos Monarrez of the Detroit Free Press, coach Jim Caldwell recently said that Kaepernick won't be pursued by the team. "[W]e have the guys that we want at this point...

Lions add Matt Asiata to running back depth chart
May 27th, 2017 at 11:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** A month after passing on running backs in the draft, the Lions have decided to add one in free agency. Former Vikings running back Matt Asiata has agreed to terms with the Lions, who worked him out early this month. "Anybody knows who has seen him work, he's a good...

Veteran RB Matt Asiata agrees to one-year deal with Lions
May 27th, 2017 at 9:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** ALLEN PARK -- The Detroit Lions have signed veteran running back Matt Asiata to a one-year deal, according to a source.  The agreement was first reported by the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Asiata is a five-year veteran who has spent the bulk of his pro career backstopping Adrian Peterson in Minnesota....

Report: Lions sign former Vikings RB Matt Asiata
May 26th, 2017 at 10:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the Minnesota Vikings signed Pro Bowl running back Latavius Murray back in March, it was readily apparent the team was seeking an upgrade from its dead last rushing attack in 2016. That was only magnified further then Minnesota selected former Florida State running back Dalvin Cook in ... Read Original...