Coach Jim Schwartz gave David Akers a vote of confidence after he missed his fifth field goal attempt of the season on Thursday.
Lions K David Akers (groin surgery) hasn't been doing much kicking at OTAs and is not at 100 percent.
Lions agreed to terms with K David Akers, formerly of the 49ers.
Free agent K David Akers left his Lions visit without a contract.
The Lions will host K David Akers for a free-agent visit next week.
Free agent K David Akers has "no intention" of retiring, and recently underwent a "minor surgical procedure" to correct an issue that bothered him in 2012.
49ers released K David Akers.
The Sideline View's Adam Caplan reports the 49ers are expected to release K David Akers before the start of free agency.
CSN Bay Area expects the 49ers to move on from K David Akers.
The 49ers will stick with K David Akers for the Super Bowl.
Coach Jim Harbaugh announced that David Akers will kick for the 49ers in Saturday's Divisional round game versus the Packers.
49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said there's a "good chance" both David Akers and Billy Cundiff will be on the roster this weekend.
David Akers (pelvis) revealed Thursday that he underwent surgery last February for a double sports hernia.
According to CSN Bay Area, newly signed Billy Cundiff will compete with David Akers in practices to determine who kicks in the playoffs.