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For Lions running back Kevin Smith, Friday is a big day to determine his availability for Sunday’s must-win game against the Minnesota Vikings.

Lions’ quarterback Shaun Hill has been selected the Detroit Lions’ 2011 recipient of the Ed Block Courage Award, which recognizes men of courage in the NFL.  The East Side Athletic Club of Baltimore presents the award annually to an individual from each of the 32 league organizations.  Hill will be honored locally at the Detroit Lions Courage House Dinner, Tuesday, Dec. 13, at Ford Field.

Detroit defensive end Cliff Avril recently spoke to Ndamukong Suh in the wake of the Lions defensive tackle’s highly publicized car accident, and he had this to say in regard to his teammate’s current mindset:

Suh’s doing just fine, thank you.

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