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Detroit needs to plug remaining holes this off-season while making sure new ones don't appear. Tackle <B>Stockar McDougle</b> is a key cog in keeping improving run game on track

ALLEN PARK - Not since 1999 have the Lions fielded a defense with a bona-fide safety in the middle of it. Despite his injuries and suspensions, Lions pro bowl safety Mark Carrier was the last player to really solidify the Lions deep secondary. While he himself was intended to be a stop gap until Detroit could find a solid solution, Carrier played outstanding ball in Detroit. Receivers always... Recommended Stories

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