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  1. Is Jahvid Best a feature back?

    Kevin Seifert

    One of the first reactions I got to Wednesday's brawl on the future of tailback Ryan Grant was both informative and entertaining: Would he be a fit for the Detroit Lions? We now know that Grant has a guaranteed contract for 2011, making it pretty ...

    Blog | August 25, 2011
  2. Lions already bolstering backfield

    Kevin Seifert

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Greetings from Detroit Lions training camp, where I arrived to find the team has responded aggressively to running back Mikel Leshoure's season-ending injury. The Lions signed free agent running backs Jerome Harrison and Mike Bel...

    Blog | August 09, 2011
  3. NFC North weekend mailbag

    Kevin Seifert

    In a way, I was right. Last week did provide us the final dark weekend of the NFL offseason. I realize we don't yet have labor peace and the lockout is still on. But players will soon vote on the new collective bargaining agreement (CBA), possibly...

    Blog | July 23, 2011
  4. Calling Canton: Adrian Peterson's pace

    Kevin Seifert

    Last in a series on NFC North players whose career trajectories put them on a path to consideration for the Pro Football Hall of Fame: Of the five players profiled in this project, Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson might be the most accom...

    Blog | July 19, 2011
  5. NFC North weekend mailbag

    Kevin Seifert

    As we continue awaiting word on the NFL's labor situation, we again dip into our bag of Vince Lombardi quotes: People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society. I'm reachable ...

    Blog | March 05, 2011
  6. Free Head Exam: Minnesota Vikings

    Kevin Seifert

    After the Minnesota Vikings' 17-13 victory against the Washington Redskins, here are three issues that merit further examination: The secret is out. Interim coach Leslie Frazier wants to pull back on the passing game and re-emphasize the run. Tha...

    Blog | November 29, 2010
  7. NFC North weekend mailbag

    Kevin Seifert

    I once listened to "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction" for almost 24 consecutive hours. Long story. Not that interesting. But I think it pretty much describes what any football fan feels in the middle of June. When I'm drivin' in my car and a man c...

    Blog | June 19, 2010
  8. 'Skins can't ask for cash for Haynesworth

    Kevin Seifert

    Here is some important and relevant information on a potential Albert Haynesworth trade from someone who would know. Former Green Bay contract negotiator Andrew Brandt, who now writes for and operates the National Football Post, notes the NFL would n...

    Blog | April 08, 2010
  9. Black and Blue all over: Peterson's fumbles

    Kevin Seifert

    CHICAGO -- Good (late) morning to everyone in the NFC North. I'm still processing the events and implications of the final "Monday Night Football" game of the year, one that secured the Black and Blue's status as the NFL's source of high drama. (Or i...

    Blog | December 29, 2009
  10. A couple of workhorses

    Kevin Seifert

    Posted by's Kevin Seifert You could make an argument that Sunday night's showdown at the Metrodome will feature two of the NFL's three most important players to their respective teams. Chicago tailback Matt Forte and Minnesota tailback Adria...

    Blog | November 26, 2008
  11. Audibles: NFC North Week 8 preview

    Kevin Seifert

    Posted by's Kevin Seifert Detroit Lions (0-6) vs. Washington Redskins (5-2), 1 p.m. ET During a news conference earlier this week, Detroit coach Rod Marinelli answered a question this way: "We're looking. There's not a lot of options for u...

    Blog | October 24, 2008