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9-7, 2nd in NFC North
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4dDan Murphy

Harbaugh: Schwartz handshake scrum my bad

Jim Harbaugh said in an interview on Barstool Sports' Pardon My Take podcast that he was in the wrong in 2011 when, after a 49ers victory, he and Lions coach Jim Schwartz had to be separated on the field.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Jarrad Davis and the other Lions linebackers working on drills Wednesday.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Glover Quin was among the Lions not at voluntary OTAs on Wednesday due to a family obligation. The other Lions who didn't participate were RB Theo Riddick, OG T.J. Lang, OT Corey Robinson, DE Armonty Bryant, LB Tahir Whitehead and S Don Carey.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell said he believes the Calvin Johnson displeasure is something that sometimes happens between families.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell said Theo Riddick is having "limited participation" in practice during OTAs. He's coming back from wrist surgery.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell said there was no consideration to signing Colin Kaepernick. Said he believes he's "capable" and that he doesn't believe his skill level has diminished to where he can't play in the league.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell said he never wants to hear any alumni not happy with the organization regarding Calvin Johnson but knows sometimes, like in families, there are disagreements. Said he hopes this opens dialogue with Calvin. Said he texts with him often.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions HC Jim Caldwell said the later cutdown date from 90 to 53 will help them get more evaluations and player safety.

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5dMichael Rothstein

Lions' best acquisition: Rick Wagner

The Lions struggled to run the ball and protect Matthew Stafford last season, but their new right tackle should help fix those woes.

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Saturday: Johnson gave everything to the Lions (2:08)
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Riddick: 'Disappointing' to hear Johnson paid money back to Lions (1:24)
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Johnson unhappy with how relationship ended in Detroit (1:44)
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7dMichael Rothstein

Megatron didn't like Lions' treatment at end

Former Lions star Calvin Johnson says he doesn't think he was treated the way he should have been on the way out. The franchise leader in most receiving categories declined to give specifics.

Team Stats

Passing Yards256.911th
Rushing Yards81.930th
Points For21.520th
Points Against22.413th

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