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Lions | Pearson released

Fri, 16 Apr 2010 06:40:39 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports the Detroit Lions have released FS Kalvin Pearson.

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Lions | Seven secondary players on bubble to return

Wed, 06 Jan 2010 19:57:41 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions CB Phillip Buchanon, CB Brian Witherspoon, CB DeAngelo Smith, S Kalvin Pearson, S Ko Simpson, S Daniel Bullocks and S Marvin White are on the bubble to return to the team next season.

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Lions | Pearson probable for Week 14

Fri, 11 Dec 2009 14:46:28 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 11. He is listed as probable for Week 14.

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Lions | Pearson limited Thursday

Thu, 10 Dec 2009 14:05:59 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 10. He is improving but could be a game-time decision for Week 14 because of concerns about weather.

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Lions | 11 players limited Wednesday

Wed, 09 Dec 2009 13:43:19 -0800

Detroit Lions WR Eric Fowler (knee), OT Daniel Loper (back), DE Dewayne White (toe), DT Joe Cohen (knee), DT Andre Fluellen (toes), DT Grady Jackson (knee), LB Ernie Sims (hamstring), CB William James (neck), FS Louis Delmas (ankle), SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) and P Nick Harris (knee) were limited Wednesday, Dec. 9.

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Lions | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 06 Dec 2009 08:43:10 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared OG Daniel Loper, QB Drew Stanton, OT Ephraim Salaam, WR Eric Fowler, LB Ernie Sims, DL Joe Cohen, SS Kalvin Pearson, FB Terrelle Smith inactive for Week 13.

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Lions | Two miss practice Friday, out for Week 13

Fri, 04 Dec 2009 14:14:56 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) and WR Eric Fowler (knee) missed the team's practice Friday, Dec. 4, and he is out for Week 13.

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Lions | Pearson misses practice Thursday

Thu, 03 Dec 2009 13:59:47 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 3, and is not expected to play in Week 13.

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Lions | Loper, Pearson miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 02 Dec 2009 13:56:12 -0800

Detroit Lions OG Daniel Loper (back) and SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 2.

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Lions | Pearson misses practice Tuesday

Tue, 01 Dec 2009 13:59:57 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) did not practice Tuesday, Dec. 1.

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Lions | Week 12 Inactives

Thu, 26 Nov 2009 08:49:18 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared WR Derrick Williams, DL Dewayne White, QB Drew Stanton, OT Ephraim Salaam, LB Ernie Sims, SS Kalvin Pearson, C Melvin Fowler, FB Terrelle Smith inactive for Week 12.

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Lions | Pearson, Sims out for Week 12

Wed, 25 Nov 2009 14:43:01 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions FS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) and LB Ernie Sims (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 25. They have been ruled out for Week 12.

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Lions | Four miss practice Monday

Mon, 23 Nov 2009 14:46:15 -0800

Packers.com reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring), FS Ko Simpson (knee), LB Ernie Sims (hamstring) and DL Dewayne White (toe) did not practice Monday, Nov. 23.

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Lions | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 22 Nov 2009 09:01:47 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared WR Derrick Williams, DL Dewayne White, QB Drew Stanton, LB Ernie Sims, OT Jon Jansen, SS Kalvin Pearson, C Melvin Fowler, FB Terrelle Smith inactive for Week 11.

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Lions | Pearson, Sims out for Week 11

Fri, 20 Nov 2009 14:36:13 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) and LB Ernie Sims (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 20. They have been ruled out for Week 11.

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Lions | Pearson misses practice Thursday

Thu, 19 Nov 2009 18:18:54 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions S Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) missed the team's practice Thursday, Nov. 19. He is planning to test his leg Friday, Nov. 20, but he is unlikely to play Week 11.

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Lions | Four players not practicing Thursday

Thu, 19 Nov 2009 14:39:43 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions LB Ernie Sims (hamstring), OG Stephen Peterman (ankle), SS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) and DE Dewayne White (toe) were not participating during the media-access portion of practice Thursday, Nov. 19.

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Lions | Five players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 18 Nov 2009 14:15:58 -0800

Detroit Lions FS Kalvin Pearson (hamstring), OG Stephen Peterman (ankle), LB Ernie Sims (hamstring), DE Dewayne White (toe) and WR Derrick Williams (hip) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 18.

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Lions | Pearson injured Week 10

Sun, 15 Nov 2009 22:48:56 -0800

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions S Kalvin Pearson (hamstring) had to be helped off the field Week 10 with a hamstring injury.

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Lions | Cherilus, Pearson questionable for Week 5

Fri, 09 Oct 2009 13:42:21 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions OT Gosder Cherilus (shoulder) and SS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps) were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 9. They are listed as questionable for Week 5 but are expected to play.

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Lions | Three limited Thursday

Thu, 08 Oct 2009 14:10:56 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions OT Gosder Cherilus (shoulder), SS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps) and LB Ernie Sims (shoulder) were limited during practice Thursday, Oct. 8. They are all expected to play in Week 5.

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Lions | Five players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 07 Oct 2009 14:39:13 -0700

Detroit Lions OT Gosder Cherilus (shoulder), DT Sammie Hill (ankle), FS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps), FS Ko Simpson (hamstring) and DE Dewayne White (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 7.

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Lions | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 04 Oct 2009 09:00:22 -0700

The Detroit Lions have declared OG Daniel Loper, WR Derrick Williams, DL Dewayne White, QB Drew Stanton, OT Jon Jansen, SS Kalvin Pearson, DL Sammie Hill, LB Turk McBride inactive for Week 4.

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Lions | Three players doubtful for Week 4

Fri, 02 Oct 2009 14:24:32 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions DT Sammie Hill (ankle), FS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps) and DE Dewayne White (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 2. They are listed as doubtful for Week 4.

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Lions | Pearson, White miss practice Thursday

Thu, 01 Oct 2009 14:29:12 -0700

Updating a previous report, Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions FS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps) and DE Dewayne White (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 1, but Pearson did some running on the sidelines. Both likely will not play in Week 4.

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Lions | Four not practicing Thursday

Thu, 01 Oct 2009 12:42:13 -0700

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions DE Dewayne White (hamstring), FS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps), DT Sammie Hill (ankle) and DT Grady Jackson (knee) were not participating in practice Thursday, Oct. 1.

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Lions | Three players miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 30 Sep 2009 14:32:29 -0700

Detroit Lions DT Sammie Hill (ankle), FS Kalvin Pearson (quadriceps) and DE Dewayne White (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 30.

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Lions | Simpson could emerge as a starter

Mon, 07 Sep 2009 17:58:26 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions S Ko Simpson could emerge as a starting safety as soon as he gets settled into the team's defensive scheme. Neither Kalvin Pearson nor Marquand Manuel were able to lay claim to the starting job during training camp.

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Lions | Secondary fleshing itself out

Wed, 29 Jul 2009 00:34:47 -0700

John Niyo, of The Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions rookie S Louis Delmas emerged as a vocal leader in the defense during the summer and appears to be locked in at one safety spot. The other figures to have plenty of competition in training camp, as Kalvin Pearson, Marquand Manuel and Daniel Bullocks could be in the mix. At cornerback, it appears Anthony Henry and Phillip Buchanon will be the starting pair. CB Eric King is likely to battle for the top nickel back role, while Keith Smith will challenge him.

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Lions | Delmas only solid starter at safety

Tue, 30 Jun 2009 22:55:50 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions rookie S Louis Delmas is the only solid starter at safety for the Lions right now. The Lions play left and right safeties under their new scheme, they do not run with free and strong safety positions. S Kalvin Pearson has been running as the other starter, but the Lions view him more as a backup player.

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Lions | Pearson, Alexander split time Tuesday

Tue, 23 Jun 2009 15:39:59 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson and FS Gerald Alexander split reps with the first-team defensive at one of the safety positions during practice Tuesday, June 23.

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Lions | Pearson will not be considered for starting job

Fri, 19 Jun 2009 10:55:13 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports the Detroit Lions coaching staff likes what FS Kalvin Pearson beings to the team, but he will not considered for a starting job.

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Lions | Pearson injured

Sun, 21 Dec 2008 07:41:50 -0800

NFL.com reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (undisclosed) suffered an undisclosed injury against the New Orleans Saints during Week 16.

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Lions | Pearson probable for Week 12

Fri, 21 Nov 2008 11:22:52 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (shoulder) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 21. He is listed as probable for the team's Week 12 game and is expected to play.

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Lions | Pearson practices in full Thursday

Thu, 20 Nov 2008 14:53:19 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson (shoulder) practiced full Thursday, Nov. 20, and is expected to play in Week 12.

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Lions | Perason limited during practice Wednesday

Wed, 19 Nov 2008 12:20:41 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions FS Kalvin Pearson (shoulder) was limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 19. He is expected to play in the team's Week 12 game.

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Lions | Pearson fined $7,500

Fri, 07 Nov 2008 09:18:46 -0800

Brad Biggs, of the Chicago Sun-Times, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson has been fined $7,500 for a horse-collar tackle on Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester in the team's Week 9 game.

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Lions | Charges against Pearson dropped

Tue, 05 Aug 2008 09:04:13 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports two felony charges against Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson were dropped Monday, Aug. 4. Pearson is scheduled to be arraigned on a misdemeanor charge Sept. 8. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is not likely to make a decision regarding Pearson until more facts of the case are known.

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Lions | Pearson participating in team activities

Wed, 07 May 2008 10:09:00 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson is participating in the team's offseason training activities this week. Pearson has issued a statement saying he will not be making any comments to reporters regarding his pending legal situation. Pearson currently faces two felony counts in Florida.

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Lions | Pearson released on bond

Sun, 27 Apr 2008 14:40:07 -0700

Updating a previous report, Joe Smith, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports Detroit Lions SS Kalvin Pearson was released on $50,000 bond, according to Hillsborough County Sheriff's office records. Pearson will likely be arraigned on a later date. He is facing two felony charges, aggravated battery of a pregnant woman and domestic battery by strangulation, and a misdemeanor, obstructing or opposing an officer without violence.

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Lions | Pearson arrested for domestic violence

Sat, 26 Apr 2008 12:17:28 -0700

Joe Smith, of the St. Petersburg Times, reports Detroit Lions S Kalvin Pearson has been arrested on charges of domestic violence, including domestic battery by strangulation, according to Hillsborough County (Fla.) jail records. Pearson was booked Sunday, April 26, with two felony and one misdemeanor charge. Pearson is being charged with aggravated battery of a pregnant female, domestic battery by strangulation and obstructing or opposing an officer. No bond has been set.

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Buccaneers | Team does not match offer to Pierson

Sun, 16 Mar 2008 15:06:04 -0700

Roy Cummings and Anwar S. Richardson, of The Tampa Tribune, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have decided not to match the Detroit Lions' offer to restricted free-agent SS Kalvin Pearson. The Buccaneers will not receive any compensation.

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Buccaneers | Team can match offer for Pearson

Wed, 12 Mar 2008 13:31:56 -0700

Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com, reports the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have until 12 a.m. Thursday, March 13, to match the offer sheet to free-agent SS Kalvin Pearson (Buccaneers). Pearson signed an offer sheet for three years and $3.5 million with the Detroit Lions last week. If the Buccaneers do not match the Lions offer, they will not receive compensation from the Lions because Pearson entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent.

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Lions | Pearson signs offer sheet with team

Wed, 05 Mar 2008 13:05:47 -0800

The St. Petersburg Times reports restricted free-agent SS Kalvin Pearson (Buccaneers) signed an offer sheet with the Detroit Lions Wednesday, March 5, for a three-year deal worth $3.5 million, with a $1.1 million signing bonus. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers now have until March 12 at 4 p.m. to match the deal. The Buccaneers tendered Pearson a bottom-level offer of $927,000, meaning the team has the right to match any competing offer but it is not entitled to draft-pick compensation. Pearson's agent, Michael Hawthorne, thinks the Buccaneers will not match the offer made by the Lions.

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Lions | Team meets with Pearson

Wed, 05 Mar 2008 11:38:41 -0800

Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports the Detroit Lions met with free-agent SS Kalvin Pearson (Buccaneers) Wednesday, March 5.

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Buccaneers | Pearson likely to become free agent

Mon, 18 Feb 2008 11:22:17 -0800

Anwar S. Richardson, of The Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers SS Kalvin Pearson is likely to become a free agent. Michael Hawthorne, Pearson's agent, said he does not expect the team to re-sign his client. Pearson wants more financial security with a long-term deal, however the Buccaneers are only willing to offer a short-term deal to Pearson.

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Buccaneers | Pearson re-signed

Wed, 06 Jun 2007 14:37:45 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have announced they have re-signed restricted free-agent S Kalvin Pearson. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Buccaneers | Pearson injured Week 13

Sun, 03 Dec 2006 23:34:44 -0800

Buccaneers.com reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers S Kalvin Pearson (thigh) suffered a thigh bruise during the Week 13 game, but he was available to return.

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Buccaneers | Pearson injured Week 6, questionable to return

Sun, 15 Oct 2006 11:53:23 -0700

Buccaneers.com reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers S Kalvin Pearson (abdomen) suffered a abdominal injury during the second quarter of the Week 6 game. He was considered questionable to return.

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Buccaneers | Pearson likely to receive more snaps

Mon, 09 Oct 2006 14:21:42 -0700

Roy Cummings, of the Tampa Tribune, reports Tampa Bay Buccaneers SS Kalvin Pearson split time with SS Jermaine Phillips during the team's Week 5 game, in addition to seeing time at free safety. Pearson likely will continue to receive extra playing time, as head coach Jon Gruden has been impressed with Pearson's work ethic during practice.

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