Lions GM Martin Mayhew says DT Nick Fairley could stand to "reposition" some weight.
Lions DT Nick Fairley finished his third NFL season with career highs in tackles (35), sacks (6.0), and starts (15), also registering two forced fumbles.
Lions DT Nick Fairley (shoulder) is inactive for Week 2 at Arizona.
Lions DT Nick Fairley (shoulder) returned to practice Friday.
Teammate Stephen Tulloch is impressed with Lions DT Nick Fairley's offseason.
Coach Jim Schwartz says the Lions are going to "rely even more" on DT Nick Fairley this upcoming season.
Lions DT Nick Fairley is ineligible for a pre-trial diversion program on charges stemming from his May 2012 arrest for DUI.
Lions players voted DT Nick Fairley the team's most improved player following his breakout 2012 season.
Lions placed DT Nick Fairley (shoulder) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Lions DT Nick Fairley (shoulder) has missed practice all week and is officially doubtful for Week 15.
Lions DT Nick Fairley is undergoing tests after injuring his shoulder late in Sunday night's loss.
Prosecutors in Mobile, Alabama dropped a misdemeanor marijuana charge against Lions DT Nick Fairley.
Coach Jim Schwartz isn't ready to commit to Nick Fairley as the starter over Corey Williams going forward.
Nick Fairley is getting a second consecutive start at defensive tackle on Monday night for the Lions.