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Garcia May Return To Lineup Sunday

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ALLEN PARK - It could very well be remote, but there is a chance that Lions' backup quarterback Jeff Garcia could be activated for Sunday's tilt with the Carolina Panthers.

Garcia, hobbled with a sprained ankle and broken fibula suffered in early September, practiced in pads for the first time on Thursday. He returned to practice last week, but has shown improved mobility each day. "He will be the third quarterback, but we have to decide if he will be in uniform or not," said Lions' head coach Steve Mariucci following Thursday's practice. "He shouldn't play. I don't...

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