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#441 jimmyemeryhunter

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Posted 29 January 2014 - 11:44 PM

All younger innovative guys with head coaching potential.

And we have a Lombardi.
That's gotta be good juju.
I don't know much about the new wr coach prince, but I'm confused as to why Herman Moore hasn't ever came up in the discussion for that job.

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Posted 30 January 2014 - 01:43 PM

All younger innovative guys with head coaching potential.
And we have a Lombardi.
That's gotta be good juju.
I don't know much about the new wr coach prince, but I'm confused as to why Herman Moore hasn't ever came up in the discussion for that job.

because Moore is too busy running all his Cinnabons

#443 jimmyemeryhunter

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Posted 02 February 2014 - 07:43 PM

because Moore is too busy running all his Cinnabons


That's probably true.
And its hilarious.
Kudos to you sir.

#444 DickieDunn

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Posted 02 February 2014 - 08:50 PM

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Oh this young man has had a very trying rookie season, with the litigation, the notoriety, his subsequent deportation to Canada and that country's refusal to accept him, well, I guess that's more than most 21-year-olds can handle... Ogie Ogilthorpe!


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Posted 02 February 2014 - 08:56 PM

Really, Seattle wins this SB with any other game manager QB.



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Posted 04 February 2014 - 02:14 PM

Congrats to the Seahawks.  We Lions fans understand what it's like to never have won a Superbowl.  This gives us hope.  Maybe someday it'll be our turn.

 

Kudos to the Broncos for continuing to play at their best even when the game was out of reach.  I can understand wanting to throw in the towel, but it's a testament to their character that they didn't.

The Seahawks would probably have intercepted it anyway.



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Posted 09 February 2014 - 05:04 PM

This new coaching staff has me interested. Can't wait for free agency and the draft

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Posted 13 February 2014 - 05:22 PM

Lions let go Delmas and Burleson. 

 I was kind of liking Delmas and was fond of Burleson.  Too bad, especially considering that Burleson redid his contract to be cheaper in order to stay in Detroit.

(Source:  Lions website.)



#449 dropkickshanahans

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Posted 13 February 2014 - 05:45 PM

Saves the team nearly $12 mil. I'm sad to see Nate go, he was a reliable receiver and a good veteran leader. I was hoping the Lions would turn around and resign him to the veteran minimum but according to Burleson's agent, he's not coming back but will look to play elsewhere.

 

Delmas I'm not too surprised about; I did feel he made the defense a little better but he wasn't living up to his contract IMO.

 

I also noticed the Lions are going to keep Cunningham. His new position is Senior Assistant and will be focusing on personnel.


Edited by dropkickshanahans, 13 February 2014 - 05:58 PM.


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Posted 12 March 2014 - 07:07 PM

Very good signing:

 

http://profootballta...th-golden-tate/

 

He has some of the best hands in the league (144 catches out of 149 in his career), and will put up better numbers in the Lions' offense compared to Seattles'. Great compliment to CJ on the other side of the field.



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Posted 12 March 2014 - 08:06 PM

Getting Tate is amazing.  I don't think we've had this balanced of a team in my life.  Heck, we haven't lost a game since we signed him.  So far, so good!



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Posted 14 March 2014 - 11:35 AM

And now Pettigrew re-signed.  Good news.






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