Ansah signs franchise contract

Ezekiel Ansah has signed his franchise tag, signaling his return to the Detroit Lions. The Lions announced the move Tuesday. Detroit designated the defensive end from Ghana as its franchise player nearly two months ago. Ansah has

Stafford practices for Lions despite ankle issue

Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford was able to practice Wednesday despite a right ankle issue that had him limping late in last weekend’s game against Carolina. The Lions said Stafford participated in a full practice. When asked beforehand