|Sep. 27, 2017 1:43 PM PT2:43 PM MT3:43 PM CT4:43 PM ET20:43 GMT4:43 1:43 PM MST3:43 PM EST3:43 PM CT0:43 UAE (+1)16:43 ETNaN:� - Davis, who missed last week with a concussion, was back at practice Wednesday on a limited basis.
Analysis: This bodes well for Davis' availability for Sunday's key game at Minnesota, though he'll still need to be fully cleared medically. The rookie linebacker and first-round pick has been a difference-maker during his brief time in the NFL, recording 15 tackles, one sack and a fumble recovery through his first two games.
|Sep. 22, 2017 5:20 PM PT6:20 PM MT7:20 PM CT8:20 PM ET0:20 GMT8:20 5:20 PM MST7:20 PM EST7:20 PM CT4:20 UAE (+1)20:20 ETNaN:� - Lions linebacker Jarrad Davis has been ruled out of Sunday's game against Atlanta because of a concussion.
Analysis: Davis, the team's first-round draft pick this year, was hurt in Monday's victory over the New York Giants. The Lions have also ruled out running back Dwayne Washington with a quadriceps injury and safety Tavon Wilson with a shoulder injury. Center Travis Swanson is questionable for Sunday with an ankle injury and did not practice Friday.
|Sep. 19, 2017 6:27 AM PT7:27 AM MT8:27 AM CT9:27 AM ET13:27 GMT21:27 6:27 AM MST8:27 AM EST8:27 AM CT17:27 UAE9:27 ETNaN:� - Davis was placed in the league's concussion protocol following the team's 24-10 victory over the New York Giants on Monday.
Analysis: Selected with the 21st overall pick of the 2017 draft, Davis was injured while tackling Giants running back Paul Perkins in the fourth quarter. Davis immediately put both hands on his helmet and remained on the ground for a minute or two before slowly walking off the field. He has 15 tackles in two games this season.
|May 12, 2017 6:38 AM PT7:38 AM MT8:38 AM CT9:38 AM ET13:38 GMT21:38 6:38 AM MST8:38 AM EST8:38 AM CT17:38 UAE9:38 ETNaN:� - The Detroit Lions signed first-round pick Davis before the start of rookie minicamp on Friday.
Analysis: Davis, the 21st overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft out of the University of Florida, will get a slotted four-year contract worth about $10.4 million that includes a team option for the fifth year, according to the Detroit Free Press. The 6-foot-1, 238-pound Davis, who is expected to start at middle linebacker for the Lions this season, recorded 154 tackles and 5.5 sacks over the past two seasons at Florida.