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Are the Detroit Lions a team of destiny or just really, really lucky?

Only two NFL teams have trailed in every game of the NFL season. One is a winless laughingstock, in last place and a shoo-in for the No. 1 pick in the draft (the 0-11 Cleveland Browns, if you couldn't guess). The other, after Thursday's Thanksgiving miracle, is 7-4, in control of the NFC North and on the road to making just their third playoff appearance of the century, not to mention...
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9 days ago

Anquan Boldin leads NFL group set to meet with Congress

Detroit Lions wide receiver Anquan Boldin is leading a five-person team of NFL players that will meet with members of Congress to discuss race relations and police brutality, ESPN reports. Joining Boldin are Lions safety Glover Quin, Cleveland Browns quarterback Josh McCown and wide receiver Andrew Hawkins and Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins. All five are set to have...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name the top 25 receivers in San Francisco 49ers history

The San Francisco 49ers have the Greatest Of All Time as their leading receiver, but there are a number of other impressive pass catchers on their list of Top 25 ranked by receiving yards. How many of them can you name? Clue: Yards/Years active with team
August 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Anquan Boldin, Lions reach agreement on one-year deal

The Detroit Lions offense officially has a new safety net. According to a report by Adam Schefter of ESPN on Tuesday, the Lions are finalizing a one-year deal with veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin. Former 49ers, Ravens and Cardinals' WR Anquan Boldin plans to sign a 1-year deal with Lions, per sources. Two sides now finalizing deal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 26...
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July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Anquan Boldin signs one-year deal with Detroit Lions

Veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin’s time as a free agent has come to an end. According to a report by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Boldin signed a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions. The 35 year-old receiver had been overal productive during his past three seasons with the San Francisco 49ers. During that stretch of time, Boldin tallied 3,030 receiving yards and 16 touchdowns....
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July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Lions sign WR Anquan Boldin

The Detroit Lions have added a veteran receiver to help with life after Calvin Johnson. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Lions are “finalizing” a deal for receiver Anquan Boldin on Tuesday. Former 49ers, Ravens and Cardinals’ WR Anquan Boldin plans to sign a 1-year deal with Lions, per sources. Two sides now finalizing deal. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July...
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July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Saints reportedly pushing hard to sign Anquan Boldin

The New Orleans Saints ranked first in the league last season with 5,205 total receiving yards, but apparently that’s still not good enough. According to a report by Ian Rapoport of on Thursday, the Saints “are making the strongest push” to sign three-time Pro Bowl wideout Anquan Boldin. Their case is said to be bolstered by the presence of wide receivers coach John...
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July 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Saints making ‘strongest push’ for Anquan Boldin

Free agent wide receiver Anquan Boldin has not drawn a ton of interest on the open market since the San Francisco 49ers made it known they weren’t interested in retaining him. Now, less than a month until training camps open around the NFL, one team is reportedly showing the most interest in the 35-year-old receiver. On FA WR Anquan Boldin: Source said #Saints are making the...
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July 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Anquan Boldin visiting Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions have a void to fill at wide receiver with the surprise retirement of Calvin Johnson. Perhaps free agent Anquan Boldin is the short-term answer. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Boldin is visiting with the Lions on Monday. Former Ravens' WR Anquan Boldin, who worked with Lions' HC Jim Caldwell in Baltimore, is visiting Detroit today, per sources. — Adam Schefter...
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June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

49ers haven’t closed the door on bringing back Anquan Boldin

The San Francisco 49ers haven’t ruled out the return of veteran receiver Anquan Boldin, who is still without a team as a free agent. According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, both the 49ers and Boldin are sorting through their options, but general manager Trent Baalke said the “door isn’t closed” on the 35-year-old receiver coming back to San Francisco for the 2016 season...
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May 13, 2016  |  Discuss

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