Reggie Bush RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Lions' Reggie Bush sells Hollywood Hills home for $5.7M

    Detroit News "Anyone dreaming of winning the lottery and buying Reggie Bush’s gorgeous house in Los Angeles must now look for a new dream. The Lions running back sold the 4,800-square foot home in the Hollywood Hills for $5.7 million, according to the Los Angeles Times, just shy of the $6 million asking..." June 26

  • Bush: Stafford fits 'perfectly' with new offense

    NFL.com "After closing last season with a 2-6 record as Matthew Stafford struggled down the stretch, the Detroit Lions entered the offseason determined to fix their franchise quarterback. Noted quarterback mentor Jim Caldwell has been rebuilding Stafford's confidence, telling reporters that his new..." June 10

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    Dave Birkett @davebirkett

    Joe Lombardi on using Reggie Bush and Joique Bell: "I see these guys kind of having a split role and both being very productive."

  • Reggie Bush: Players aren't bothered by Ndamukong Suh skipping Lions' conditioning

    Michigan Live "Detroit Lions tailback Reggie Bush is excited to reunite with Joe Lombardi. He's excited to get to know Jim Caldwell. He's excited to be back with his teammates this week. "It's good to have everybody here right now," he said, "and everybody's working." Everybody? What about Ndamukong..." April 10

  • Lions' Reggie Bush lobbied for RB coach Curtis Modkins' return

    Detroit News "Reggie Bush has proven himself to be quite a salesman. He was making the rounds on Radio Row Friday on behalf of Sony, who hired him to promote their new Xperia Z1S waterproof Smartphone. “You can drop it and it won’t crack, and you can put it under water and it will still work,” he said. “How..." February 01

  • Reggie Bush wants to play at least five more years

    Pro Football Talk "Lions running back Reggie Bush joined PFT Live on Friday to talk about his eight-year NFL career. Yes, Reggie Bush has been in the NFL for eight years now. The question becomes how many more years we’ll see a guy who has plenty of tread left on the tires, given the years that he was part of..." January 31

  • Joique Bell could push Reggie Bush for starting job if he re-signs with Lions

    Michigan Live "Joique Bell didn't go to USC. He didn't win a Heisman Trophy. He didn't even date Kim Kardashian. In other words, Bell is not Reggie Bush. But while he might not have the same kind of public profile, nor the same kind of contract -- in fact, he's a restricted free agent -- Bell just might..." January 09

  • Lions running backs Reggie Bush, Joique Bell could set NFL benchmark today

    Detroit Free Press "If Reggie Bush has 27 receiving yards in today’s season finale at Minnesota, he and Joique Bell would accomplish something no other running back tandem in NFL history has done. They would both finish the season with at least 500 yards rushing and 500 yards receiving. Bell has been nothing..." December 29

  • Bush says Lions lacked “chemistry”

    Pro Football Talk "he Lions have lacked veteran leadership in recent years. Running back Reggie Bush deserves credit for trying to fill the void. Given that Bush rarely has said anything controversial during his eight-year NFL career, his decision to repeatedly talk about the problems with his latest team..." December 29

  • Bush looks back on 'roller coaster' first year with Lions

    Detroit News "Running back Reggie Bush described his first season in Detroit perfectly. “It’s been a roller coaster,” he said Friday. When Bush was on his game, the Lions soared. But when he struggled, the team often did, too. Bush’s season started strong, with 191 yards from scrimmage and a..." December 28

  • Reggie Bush on track for normal reps

    Rotoworld "ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on SportsCenter early Monday that the "expectation within the Lions' organization" is Reggie Bush (calf) will handle his normal workload Monday night against Baltimore. Bush is officially listed as questionable, but beat writers close to the team all along have..." December 16

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    Dave Birkett @davebirkett

    Expect both to play RT @RavensInsider: For the Lions, Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) and running back Reggie Bush (calf) are questionable

  • Reggie Bush questionable for Monday night

    Pro Football Talk "Six days ago, Lions running back Reggie Bush was ready to go in Philly despite a Thanksgiving Day calf injury. Until Bush slipped on the snowy field in Philly. With the Lions preparing to host the Ravens on Monday night, Bush is officially questionable to play. Also questionable is rookie..." December 15

  • Lions' Reggie Bush denies he fell before Eagles game, expects to play Monday

    Detroit News "Running back Reggie Bush denied a report he fell before the Lions' game against the Eagles in snowy Philadelphia, but said Wednesday he wasn't healthy enough to play. Bush, who said he expects to play Monday night against the Ravens, was fighting a calf injury in the week leading up to last..." December 12

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    Tim Twentyman @ttwentyman

    Reggie Bush said he's not really sure how he hurt the calf again in warm-ups last week but is looking forward to playing on Monday night.

  • Reggie Bush expects to play

    ESPN.com "Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush expects to be available to play Monday night against the Baltimore Ravens. When asked by a reporter whether he fully expects to return this week, Bush responded with a one-word affirmative: "Yeah." He then went on to explain exactly what happened to him..." December 11

  • Reggie Bush latest player against NFL games on Thursday

    CBSSports.com "Add Lions running back Reggie Bush's name to the list of players who think Thursday Night Football is a terrible idea. The NFL has championed safety for much of commissioner Roger Goodell's tenure but the league doesn't think having teams play on just three day's rest is a problem. (The NFL..." December 05

  • Reggie Bush: No more fumbles in '13

    ESPN.com "After two lost fumbles in the past three games, Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush made a guarantee Wednesday. He won't fumble again this season. Bush, in his first year with the Lions, made the guarantee as part of an explanation as to why he has been fumbling more lately. "Just not..." November 21

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    Dave Birkett @davebirkett

    Jim Schwartz said Reggie Bush isn't a mudder. Bush said today "I think the opposite." Said bad conditions can help get defenders off balance

  • Reggie Bush: Nobody but myself to blame for benching

    Pro Football Talk "The Lions slumped to a 37-27 loss against the Steelers on Sunday after being held scoreless in the second half of the game. Part of the reason they were shut out was the lack of production from running back Reggie Bush. Bush had 54 total yards in the game, most of them coming in the first half..." November 18

  • Lions' Reggie Bush eager to run up yardage on Bears again

    Detroit Free Press "Reggie Bush is licking his chops at the thought of facing the Bears’ porous run defense that has been downright poor this season. “Well, yeah,” the Lions running back said. “We have to be able to take advantage of obviously the holes that we see. Obviously they’re going to do their part this..." November 08

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Despite his knee injury and limited practice Friday, Lions RB Reggie Bush is expected to play today vs. Dallas.

  • Jerry Jones says he’s more worried about defending RB Reggie Bush than WR Calvin Johnson

    Dallas Morning News "Reports this morning out of Detroit have Lions running back Reggie Bush not practicing Friday, with his right leg wrapped up. Bush hasn’t been listed on the Lions’ injury report this week. If Bush can’t play Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, that would very much please owner Jerry..." October 26

  • Lions' Reggie Bush on missed practice: 'I'm playing Sunday'

    Detroit News "Don’t worry: Reggie Bush said he is playing Sunday against the Cowboys. The Lions running back walked around the indoor practice field Friday with an ice pack on his upper right leg and didn't practice, but Bush said he was just taking a day off. "I'm playing Sunday," he said. "That's all..." October 26

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    Tim Twentyman @ttwentyman

    RB Reggie Bush sat out #Lions practice today. Had his right leg wrapped up. Injury report at 4. Hilliard Delmas and Burleson also sat out.

  • Lions' Reggie Bush able to exploit matchup after second-half adjustment

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Lions signed running back Reggie Bush to be a dangerous dual threat out of the backfield but through two quarters against the Cleveland Browns he hadn't done much of anything. At the half Bush had 14 rushing yards on seven carries and wasn't targeted once in the passing game. Part..." October 14

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    Dave Birkett @davebirkett

    Calvin Johnson Louis Delmas and Rob Sims all back at #Lions practice today. Reggie Bush was practicing too. Nate Burleson the only one out

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    Tim Twentyman @ttwentyman

    Reggie Bush Jason Fox and Patrick Edwards participating in #Lions practice open to media. Calvin Johnson Louis Delmas and Rob Sims sat out

  • Reggie Bush wanted to play, was told no but says he'll play next week

    Detroit Free Press "Reggie Bush begged and pleaded and did all he could to get on the field but in the end Lions coach Jim Schwartz decided his running back just wasn’t healthy enough to play. Bush was inactive for Sunday afternoon’s 27-20 victory at Washington a week after spraining his left knee in a loss to the..." September 23

  • Lions may hold Bush out as a precaution

    Pro Football Talk "Lions running back Reggie Bush wants to play on Sunday. The Lions may not let him play. Bush has a knee injury and the Lions have listed him as questionable. Technically a 50-50 proposition the scales could tilt toward shutting him down for Week Three. " September 21

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    Tim Twentyman @ttwentyman

    Reggie Bush said he's farther along than he thought he'd be and is optimistic for Sunday. He said its still long way until Sunday.

  • Lions' Reggie Bush currently is 50-50 to play on Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "As Lions running back Reggie Bush tries to prove that he can be a durable and consistent every-down back a fairly stiff test of his ability to suit up and play is looming. Bush didn’t practice on Wednesday due to a knee injury suffered when he took a helmet to the joint on Sunday at Arizona...." September 19

  • Bush 'optimistic' about playing Sunday, but doctors haven't cleared

    Detroit Free Press "Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush said he's "optimistic" he won't miss any time with the left knee injury he suffered last week but he still hasn't been cleared by team doctors to play Sunday at Washington. "I feel a lot better than I thought I was going to be feeling at this point in..." September 19

  • Lions' RB Reggie Bush to undergo MRI on knee: 'I'm not too concerned'

    Detroit Free Press "Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush was optimistic that he won’t miss any time with the injured left knee he suffered in Sunday’s 25-21 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. “I’m not too concerned” Bush said. “We’ll see how it goes tomorrow and take it one day at a time. I’m not too concerned..." September 16

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    ProFootballTalk @ProFootballTalk

    Per league source MRI shows no structural damage to Reggie Bush's knee.

  • Lions Reggie Bush’s collection of injuries grows

    Pro Football Talk "Lions running back Reggie Bush told PFT after Sunday’s season-opening win over the Vikings that he can handle 25 touches per game all season long. Those 25 touches however can lead to plenty of injuries. His list of conditions officially has expanded to three. On Wednesday he fully..." September 13

  • Reggie Bush (thumb, groin, hip) banged up, Jim Schwartz won't limit workload

    Detroit Free Press "Lions running back Reggie Bush proved he was as much a workhorse as he was a thoroughbred in his impressive debut. Bush racked up 191 yards from scrimmage and touched the ball 25 times — 21 carries and four receptions — which tied for third-most in the NFL through Sunday. Bush also got..." September 10

  • Reggie Bush carries Lions beyond gaffes to victory

    Detroit News "For unsettling stretches it looked like more of the same. The Lions were moving up and down the field deftly mixing passes and penalties taking circuitous routes that stalled. Everyone was waiting for something different and then in a flash something was. Reggie Bush doesn’t run in circles. He..." September 09

  • Lions RB Reggie Bush's thumb was 'facing the wrong direction'

    CBSSports.com "Lions running back Reggie Bush had an impressive debut in Detroit on Sunday. In the Lions 34-24 win over Minnesota Bush totaled 191 offensive yards and one touchdown -- a score that came on a 77-yard pass from quarterback Matt Stafford. Bush's debut might even be more impressive when you..." September 09

  • Bush says “we just scratched the surface today”

    Pro Football Talk "In 2011 the Lions won their first five games with running back Jahvid Best providing an explosive run-pass dynamic from the backfield. Since Best suffered his most recent concussion the Lions had gone 9-19. Today the Lions went to 1-0 thanks in large part to the arrival of running back Reggie..." September 08

  • Defense trying to guage the impact Reggie Bush will have

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "No one expects Reggie Bush to come to Detroit and rush for 1000 yards. He had only 21 yards on 17 preseason carries. Of course it didn't help the running game that Calvin Johnson and his bruised knee were rested for all but part of one quarter of one game in the preseason. While he may help boost..." September 05

  • Calvin Johnson sees immediate benefit of having Reggie Bush in the backfield

    Michigan Live "New Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush posted a modest stat line in his preseason debut with the team but his more immediate impact isn't something that could be extrapolated by looking over the box score. On a 2nd-and-8 play in the first quarter of the Lions' 26-17 victory quarterback..." August 11

  • Former Lions RB Mel Farr believes this year's combination of runners will work for Detroit

    NFL.com "It's only natural when Mel Farr watches a Detroit Lions football game that his focus leans a little more towards the run game. That's understood seeing how Farr was the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Year in 1967 and played in two Pro Bowls during his seven seasons as a Lions' running back from..." July 09

  • New Lions RB Reggie Bush picking up new playbook with ease

    Michigan Live "Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush had to learn one of the NFL's most complex playbooks as a rookie. Bush spent his first five seasons with New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton, who is considered the most creative NFL play caller by most observers. NFL.com's Bucky Brooks said, 'He (Payton)..." June 21

  • Reggie Bush's star power can push the Lions

    Detroit News "The Lions desperately wanted Reggie Bush, and you understand why. He lines up at running back. He lines up in the slot. He goes in motion and every set of eyes that follows him is a set that, theoretically, won’t follow Calvin Johnson. It makes sense, it really does. Bush has become a vital..." June 13

  • Reggie Bush: 'No excuse' for Detroit Lions not to have NFL's No. 1 offense

    Michigan Live "All Reggie Bush needs to give the Detroit Lions is an extra 20 yards per game. Even without Bush in 2012, the Lions finished behind only the New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints in total offense. So when the team's new running back noted Detroit should be No. 1 in the NFL this season,..." June 04

  • If called upon, Lions' Reggie Bush wouldn't hesitate to return punts again

    Detroit Free Press "Reggie Bush hasn’t returned punts on a regular basis since his final season in New Orleans, but the Lions’ running back said this past week that he was ready to resume those responsibilities if his new team needed it this fall. “I’ve done it before, and I don’t mind it,” Bush said. “I can still..." May 26

  • Reggie Bush chose to play in Detroit to win, not to vacation

    Michigan Live "In 2010, LeBron James famously bolted from the Midwest to take his talents to South Beach. This NFL offseason, running back Reggie Bush went the opposite direction, leaving the glitz and glamour of Miami to sign a four-year contract with the Detroit Lions. Bush has lived and played football in..." May 25

  • Lions newest RB Reggie Bush ready to work, 'win championships'

    Detroit News "Reggie Bush grew up in Los Angeles and played at USC. His previous NFL homes have been New Orleans and Miami. So, he's gone from Hollywood to Bourbon Street to South Beach to — Detroit. Cue the Debbie Downer music? Not for Bush. "I came here to work," he said Wednesday after the second of..." May 23

  • Reggie Bush sees Matthew Stafford as future Hall of Famer

    Detroit Free Press "Looks like Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is headed to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. And no, he’s not buying a ticket. But he is getting a ringing endorsement from his new star running back, who sounds like he has fully bought in to Stafford’s talent and leadership. Reggie..." May 18