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Overtime

...after suffering three concussions over the past four years, the tight end told The Associated Press on Wednesday.The Detroit Lions released Scheffler in October. He later had workouts with Chicago and Kansas City and says there was "moderate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-06-11/overtime
Falcons' Sean Weatherspon ruptures Achilles tendon, will miss season

...Tuesday that the auction will begin today and run through June 18-19.The Silverdome is the former home of the NFL's Detroit Lions and the NBA's Detroit Pistons. The 80,000-seat venue north of Detroit has fallen into disrepair, and its current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-06-10/falcons-sean-weatherspon-rupt
Daytona International Speedway president Joie Chitwood finds new way to drum up support

...with."McMurray isn't the first driver to attend a football training camp. Joey Logano made an appearance at the Detroit Lions OTAs last week to promote Sunday's race at Michigan International Speedway.Carl Edwards also has gone through football...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-11/speedway-president-joey-ch
2014 Summer Camps Guide - SPORTS

...eventbrite.com; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 31; free; youth football clinic; fundamentals from Laney alum/Detroit Lions player Irvin and othersFERNANDO VELASCO'S CAMP C.H.O.I.C.E.S.: Jefferson County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-05-15/2014-summer-camps-gui
Driver Joey Logano: Racing is 'a lot safer' than football

After a stop to watch the Detroit Lions practice, Joey Logano felt confident he picked the right career.As a race car driver, Logano accepts the dangers that come...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-06-04/driver-joey-logano-racing-
Tajh Boyd, Sammy Watkins shine at Clemson's pro day

...the ex-Tigers who auditioned for some 60 NFL personnel, including New York Jets coach Rex Ryan and recently hired Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell.Watkins was as smooth as expected catching the ball while Boyd looked like his record-setting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-03-06/tajh-boyd-sammy-watkins-s
Former Browns coach Rob Chudzinski reunited with Colts head coach Chuck Pagano

...guided the secondary. BRONCOS: Assistant Jim Bob Cooter is expected to leave the team to coach quarterbacks for the Detroit Lions, a person with knowledge of the situation said. COURTS: Former NFL defensive end and ex-ESPN analyst Hugh Douglas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-02-08/former-browns-coach-rob-chudz
Falcons give extensions to key pieces of management staff

...hired to be Baltimore's new offensive coordinator.Kubiak replaces Jim Caldwell, who left to become coach of the Detroit Lions. BROWNS: Coach Mike Pettine is expected to hire Bills linebackers coach Jim O'Neil as his defensive coordinator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-27/falcons-give-extensions-key-p
Lions owner William Clay Ford dies at 88

DETROIT - William Clay Ford, the last surviving grandchild of automotive pioneer Henry Ford and owner of the Detroit Lions, has died. He was 88."My father was a great business leader and humanitarian who dedicated his life to the company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-09/lions-owner-william-clay-ford
More often these days, college recruits now sign letters of intent electronically

...Friedgen quipped.When Flood telephoned again after offensive coordinator Ron Prince left Rutgers to join the Detroit Lions, the 66-year-old Friedgen jumped at the chance to return to the college ranks."I really missed the association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-02-04/more-often-these-days-col