Feb 23, 2013; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Brigham Young linebacker Ziggy Ansah speaks at a press conference during the 2013 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium. Credit: Pat Lovell-USA TODAY Sports

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Detroit Lions offseason workout and minicamp schedule
Anwar Richardson – MLive.com

The Detroit Lions will officially begin its offseason workout program on April 15.

Free agency outlook for Dwight Freeney, John Abraham
Ian Rapoport – NFL.com

Ian Rapoport has the latest on the futures of free-agent pass rushers Dwight Freeney and John Abraham.

ESPN’s Todd McShay: Lions take Ezekiel Ansah, Blidi Wreh-Wilson in NFL draft
Steve Schrader – Detroit Free Press

Everything is becoming a little clearer now for ESPN draft guru Todd McShay after all the free-agent signings.

He has extended his Mock Draft 4.0 through two rounds.

So close: Miami Heat not the only ones to almost break a record
Chelsea J. Carter and Lateef Mungin – CNN

The Detroit Lions made a run during the 2008-2009 season at the record for most consecutive games lost. They lost 19, finishing second behind the 1976-1977 Tampa Bay Buccaneers who lost 26 consecutive games in a row.

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