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NFC North Standings

Team Div Overall
4-2-0 13-4-0
4-2-0 8-9-0
2-4-0 6-11-0
2-4-0 3-13-1

2021 Defensive

Total Tackles
Interceptions Returned For Touchdown
Forced Fumbles
Regular Season 12 0 0 0 0.0

Top Bobby Price News

  • Lions' Bobby Price: Ready for return

    Price (undisclosed) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Saturday.

    Price has missed each of Detroit's last two games, first due to a shoulder injury and then due to COVID-19 protocols. He should be in line for a return Sunday against the Cardinals and is likely to serve primarily on special teams.

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  • Lions' Bobby Price: Added to COVID-19 list

    Price was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday.

    The loss of Price hurts the depth at the cornerback position, but it's worth noting he's played fewer than 15 percent of the defensive snaps in each of Detroit's last seven contests. His loss will open the door for names such as Ifeatu Melifonwu and Mark Gilbert to see more snaps.

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  • Lions' Bobby Price: No-go for Week 13

    Price (shoulder) has been ruled out for Sunday's contest against the Vikings, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

    Price didn't practice at all this week, and he will miss his first game of the year. With the cornerback unavailable, Ifeatu Melifonwu and Mark Gilbert will likely pick up some extra snaps.

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  • Lions' Bobby Price: Misses practice Wednesday

    Price (shoulder) didn't practice Wednesday, Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official site reports.

    Price has avoided the injury report this season to date. The Lions could use all the help they can get in the secondary as they try to slow down Justin Jefferson, Adam Thielen and the rest of Minnesota's talented receiving corps, but Price rarely sees the field, even when healthy.

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  • Lions' Bobby Price: Three PBUs in starting role

    Price recorded two tackles and three pass breakups during Sunday's 19-17 loss to Baltimore.

    After seeing zero defensive snaps in the season opener and then less than half of them in Week 2, Price logged 100 percent of the available snaps Sunday with both Jeff Okudah (Achilles) and Ifeatu Melifonwu (thigh) on IR. The results have been impressive for the converted safety who went undrafted out of Norfolk State in 2020. With Okudah done for the year and Melifonwu sidelined for the foreseeable future, Price could become a mainstay in the defensive lineup.

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  • Lions' Bobby Price: Earns roster spot

    Price secured a roster spot at cornerback, Kyle Meinke of reports.

    The converted safety showed enough promise to make the team at cornerback, but Price's contributions will likely be contained to special teams entering the regular season.

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  • Lions' Bobby Price: Moving to cornerback

    Head coach Dan Campbell said Price is being moved to cornerback, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports. "Bobby is very intriguing," Campbell said. "Very intriguing because he's a long, linear, explosive athlete who's been playing safety. Man, we think he can really help us on special teams, but now we're not so sure that he may not be a corner, because he runs so good and he is a really good athlete. Look, we're intrigued."

    The second-year man played safety at Norfolk State and then again as a rookie who only saw action on special teams in two games for Detroit last year. At 6-foot-3 with 4.43 speed, Price has intriguing measurables for a perimeter cornerback, but he'll probably need to continue to stand out on special teams in order to make the roster.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-3, 208 lbs
Age: 24
School: Norfolk State
Experience: 2