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Lions notes: Marvin Jones throws out first pitch for Tigers

The new Detroit Lions wide receiver made an appearance at Friday's Detroit Tigers game.

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  • Detroit Lions new star wide receiver Marvin Jones threw out the first pitch at Friday's Detroit Tigers game. He looks like he has a pretty strong arm, but has control issues. I think Matthew Stafford's job is safe.

  • Stefan Charles spoke with the Toronto Sun about why he picked the Lions in free agency and the first thing he bought when he signed the contract with the team.

  • USA Today compiled the worst playoff losses for each NFL franchise. The good news: They didn't select the 2014 game between the Lions and Cowboys. The bad news: the one they did pick is probably more painful in retrospect. 

  • The Lions' new punter/kicker Devon Bell struggled with accuracy issues in college, but he has impressive leg strength and hangtime:

  • Pro Football Rumors believes the Lions should be in play for free agent running back Arian Foster. Foster suffered a serious achilles injury in October and won't be working out for teams until July. 

  • The Theo Riddick Hype Train is warming up at the station:
  • Golden Tate is already hyping up Marvin Jones:

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