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80 Joseph Fauria TE

Detroit Lions

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Key Stats
GPCatchesYdsAvgTDsFirst Downs
767412.314

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Lions TE Joseph Fauria still undecided about surgery
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

Lions tight end Joseph Fauria, who went on injured reserve Dec. 10, is waiting for one more medical opinion before deciding whether to have surgery on his ankle, reports ESPN.com. Fauria said he should know in a week.

Ankle injuries limited Fauria to seven games. He caught six passes for 74 yards and a touchdown this season after catching seven touchdown passes as a rookie.

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Lions' Joseph Fauria lands on IR with ankle injury
by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com

The Lions have placed tight end Joseph Fauria on the injured-reserve after suffering an ankle injury for the second time this season. Fauria, who left early in Week 14's win over the Buccaneers, returned to score a touchdown.

"It will only make my future success that much sweeter," Fauria said on Instagram. "Trust I'm going to come back the best I've ever been."

Fauria's season ends with six catches for 74 yards and a touchdown.

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Report: Lions planning to re-sign tight end Kellen Davis
by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

Sources have indicated the Lions will sign tight end Kellen Davis Tuesday, according to ProFootbalTalk.com.

The Lions previously waived Davis Nov. 25. The potential signing of Davis indicates the Lions are not confident tight end Joseph Fauria will be able to recover from his injured ankle, according to The Detroit News. Fauria missed six games earlier this season after injuring his ankle.

The Lions play the Vikings Week 15.

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Lions' Joseph Fauria to get MRI on injured ankle
by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com

Lions tight end Joseph Fauria will have an MRI done on his injured left ankle Monday. Fauria, who left in the first half of Sunday's game to have his ankle examined, had two catches for 17 yards and a touchdown in the Lions' win over the Buccaneers. 

Fauria missed six games earlier this year with after spraining the same ankle. 

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Lions' Joesph Fauria leaves briefly, returns to score touchdown
by Brandon Wise | CBSSports.com

Lions tight end Joesph Fauria briefly left Sunday's game against the Buccaneers with an ankle injury, but returned to score his first touchdown of the year. 

Fauria, who had two catches for 17 yards and a touchdown, had just four catches for 57 yards coming into the day. Fauria had seven touchdowns in 2013.

The Lions will take on Minnesota in Week 15. 

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.RecYdsLgTD
19/8/14NYG126260
29/14/14CAR120200
39/21/14GB1330
49/28/14NYJ0000
510/5/14BUF0000
610/12/14MIN0000
710/19/14NO0000
810/26/14ATL0000
1011/9/14MIA0000
1111/16/14ARI0000
1211/23/14NE0000
1311/27/14CHI1880
1412/7/14TB217101
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2013Detroit Lions1621820711.52573014
2014Detroit Lions7067412.3261204
TOTAL2322428111.72685018
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-7/267
Birthdate:
1/16/1990
Age:
25
Hometown:
Northridge, CA, USA
School:
UCLA
NFL Experience:
2
Awards:
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