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Verizon to offer Lions fans free Wi-Fi at Ford Field this season

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

Lions fans will be able to Tweet, text and call during games this year thanks to free wireless Internet at Ford Field.

Newspaper reports say Verizon plans to offer free Wi-Fi to fans this fall. They plan to demonstrate the technology Tuesday.

Ford Field will be the first major stadium in Michigan, and the ninth in the NFL, to offer free Wi-Fi.

Comerica Park and the Palace of Auburn Hills hope to make the service available for fans by the end of the year.

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