65 days ago
Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson all got involved in Bush's recruitment, with Stafford dining with the running back on his visit to Detroit Tuesday and talking to him again at...
66 days ago
With Detroit, he becomes a great option for Matthew Stafford when Johnson or Nate Burleson is covered.
67 days ago
Bush said players, including Calvin Johnson and Nate Burleson, reached out to him in recent weeks about playing in Detroit.
68 days ago
"Bush, the Lions' top target since their free-agent planning meetings in January, said players such as Calvin Johnson, Matthew Stafford and Nate Burleson reached out to him in recent weeks about...
88 days, 47 seconds. ago
Burleson, who said after the season he was willing to take a pay cut to stay in Detroit, is the second veteran to agree to a new deal in the last week.
95 days ago
Receiver Nate Burleson has said he's willing to take less money to stay with the Lions, and the team is in the beginning stages of working out a new long-term contract with quarterback Matthew...
102 days ago
The Lions have about $118 million in current 2013 cap commitments right now, but they are trying to restructure quarterback Matthew Stafford's contract and could try to work out new deals with...
135 days ago
Mayhew said Stafford's dip in production was caused partly by injuries to receivers - Nate Burleson, Ryan Broyles and Titus Young missed 20 combined games because of injury/behavior problems - and...
139 days ago
Nate Burleson, for one, says the Lions have the talent to win next year.
142 days ago
Just among the receiving corps, Nate Burleson broke his leg in a loss to the Chicago Bears in October, Ryan Broyles tore his ACL earlier this month, Titus Young has missed five straight games for...
144 days ago
"It's also worth noting that Chicago will be able to devote more attention to stopping Johnson than they did in the teams' first meeting of the season because of season-ending injuries to...
144 days ago
On the outside, Nate Burleson had 27 catches in six games before a season-ending knee injury.
146 days ago
When Ryan Broyles joined Burleson and Young on the shelf, it left the Lions with no reliable threats at receiver outside of Calvin Johnson.
147 days ago
Receivers Ryan Broyles and Titus Young were drafted in part for their return ability, and Nate Burleson was an effective returner early in his NFL career with the Seahawks.
157 days ago
Calvin Johnson and Titus Young missed significant portions of practice early in the year with knee injuries, Young has since been banished from the team for behavioral reasons, and Nate Burleson...
158 days ago
Receivers Nate Burleson, Titus Young and Ryan Broyles have all been put on injured reserve.
166 days ago
"I just don't know much, and I hate to jump to conclusions without hearing both sides," said veteran receiver Nate Burleson, who once tried to mentor Young.
167 days ago
Nate Burleson was out for the season with a broken leg, and the Lions needed a veteran for this year and beyond in case something happened to Titus Young or Ryan Broyles.
168 days ago
"NOTES: Lions WR Ryan Broyles (right knee) left the game, leaving the team thin at the position because it left Titus Young inactive because of his behavior and previously lost Nate Burleson to a...