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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 12:44:38 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Nevin Lawson could take over the second starting cornerback position if he shows up well in training camp. Lawson played his way into the starting lineup last season, which may help his cause. CB Darius Slay is the Lions' unquestioned top cornerback.
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:21:49 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Alex Carter received first-team repetitions during organized team activities last week. He is still expected to play behind CBs Darius Slay, Nevin Lawson and Quandre Diggs, however.
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:48:54 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Alex Carter figures to earn a significant amount of time in the team's cornerback rotation this season. He could be the team's no. 4 corner behind CB's Darius Slay, Quandre Diggs, and Nevin Lawson.
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 11:39:04 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Darrin Walls will compete with CBs Nevin Lawson, Crezdon Butler and Alex Carter for a spot at outside cornerback this year.
Fri, 01 Jan 2016 14:16:59 -0800
Detroit Lions C Travis Swanson (shoulder) has been ruled out for the Week 17 game against the Chicago Bears. DE Jason Jones (neck) is listed as doubtful. SS Isa Abdul-Quddus (shoulder), CB Nevin Lawson (shoulder), DT Haloti Ngata (foot) and OT Michael Ola (knee) are listed as questionable, while LB Josh Bynes (thumb) is listed as probable. Jones and Swanson did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 1, while the other players were limited during practice.
Thu, 31 Dec 2015 14:38:07 -0800
Detroit Lions DE Jason Jones (neck) and C Travis Swanson (shoulder) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 31. S Isa Abdul-Quddus (shoulder), LB Josh Bynes (thumb), CB Nevin Lawson (shoulder), DT Haloti Ngata (foot) and OT Michael Ola (knee) were limited.
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 13:19:30 -0800
Detroit Lions DE Jason Jones (neck) and C Travis Swanson (shoulder) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 30. S Isa Abdul-Quddus (shoulder), LB Josh Bynes (thumb), CB Nevin Lawson (shoulder), DT Haloti Ngata (foot) and OT Michael Ola (knee) were limited.
Fri, 20 Nov 2015 14:53:36 -0800
Detroit Lions DT Gabe Wright (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 11 against the Oakland Raiders. S Don Carey (back) and CB Nevin Lawson (concussion) are questionable, while DE Ziggy Ansah (toe), DE Jason Jones (non-injury), P Sam Martin (back) and S Glover Quin (ankle) are probable. Wright didn't practice Friday, Nov. 20. Carey and Lawson were limited, while the others practiced in full.
Thu, 19 Nov 2015 16:01:40 -0800
Detroit Lions DE Jason Jones (non-injury) and DT Gabe Wright (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 29. FS Don Carey (back) and CB Nevin Lawson (concussion) were limited during practice, while DE Ziggy Ansah (toe), P Sam Martin (back) and FS Glover Quin (ankle) fully participated in practice.
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 13:29:07 -0800
Detroit Lions S Don Carey (back), DE Jason Jones (non-injury), CB Nevin Lawson (concussion) and DT Gabe Wright (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 18. DE Ziggy Ansah (toe), P Sam Martin (back) and S Glover Quin (ankle) were limited.
Sun, 13 Sep 2015 11:56:41 -0700
The Detroit Lions have declared DL Caraun Reid, LB DeAndre Levy, OT LaAdrian Waddle, OG Larry Warford, CB Nevin Lawson, WR T.J. Jones, TE Tim Wright inactive for Week 1.
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 08:22:33 -0800
Detroit Lions CB Nevin Lawson (toes) is expected to compete for the nickel back job next season as long as he is completely recovered from the dislocated toes he suffered this season.
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 10:33:32 -0800
Detroit Lions CB Nevin Lawson (toes) may not be ready for the start of offseason workouts but should be ready for training camp, according to general manager Martin Mayhew.
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:43:18 -0700
The Detroit Lions placed CB Nevin Lawson (toes) on Reserve/Injured and signed free-agents CB Danny Gorrer (Buccaneers) and LB Julian Stanford (Lions) to their practice squad Tuesday, Sept. 16.
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:15:13 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Nevin Lawson (toes) could very well be out for the season after undergoing surgery on his dislocated toes, according to head coach Jim Caldwell. Lawson suffered the injuries in Sunday's 24-7 loss to the Carolina Panthers.
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 19:24:43 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Nevin Lawson (foot) was carted off in Week 2 against the Carolina Panthers after suffering a dislocated ankle. "He dislocated his foot, so he is actually in surgery as we speak," head coach Jim Caldwell said Sunday, Sept. 14. "We are praying for the young man, but he is in good hands right now. They are operating on him and we'll see what the prognosis is after."
Sat, 17 May 2014 19:56:48 -0700
The Detroit Lions signed CB Nevin Lawson and WR T.J. Jones to four-year contracts Saturday, May 17. Financial terms of the deals were undisclosed.
Mon, 12 May 2014 14:35:20 -0700
Detroit Lions CB Nevin Lawson's speed, man-to-man coverage and competitiveness were praised by Lions general manager Martin Mayhew.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:48:53 -0700
The Atlanta Falcons visited with Utah State CB Nevin Lawson.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:41:38 -0700
The Cleveland Browns will visit with Utah State CB Nevin Lawson Wednesday, April 23 and Thursday, April 24, according to a league source.
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:00:26 -0800
Northwest Missouri State CB Brandon Dixon and Florida CB Jaylen Watkins each ran the 40-yard dash with official times of 4.41 seconds at the NFL Scouting Combine Tuesday, Feb. 25. Maine CB Kendall James had 4.44 seconds, North Carolina State CB Dontae Johnson and North Carolina CB Jabari Price were 4.45 seconds, Utah State CB Nevin Lawson was 4.48 seconds, Virginia Tech CB Kyle Fuller was 4.49 seconds, Vanderbilt CB Andre Hal was 4.50 seconds, Michigan State CB Darqueze Dennard, Notre Dame CB Bennett Jackson, Utah CB Keith McGill and Oregon State CB Rashaad Reynolds checked in at 4.51 seconds, Baylor CB Demetri Goodson was 4.52 seconds, while Florida State CB Lamarcus Joyner and Georgia Tech CB Jemea Thomas posted times of 4.55 seconds.
Duke CB Ross Cockrell checked in with a time of 4.56 seconds, while Lindenwood CB Pierre Desir and Virginia Tech CB Antone Exum managed times of 4.59 seconds. Purdue CB Ricardo Allen, Nebraska CB Stanley Jean-Baptiste, Florida CB Loucheiz Purifoy and Florida CB Marcus Roberson each ran in 4.61 seconds. Clemson CB Bashaud Breeland was at 4.62 seconds, San Jose State CB Bene Benwikere, Oregon CB Terrance Mitchell and Georgia Southern CB Lavelle Westbrooks were each at 4.63 seconds. South Carolina CB Victor Hampton rounded out the cornerbacks with a time of 4.68 seconds.