The Lions have signed five players they drafted and signed 12 undrafted rookie free agents, eight of whom play offense.
Detroit has made a point this offseason to make sure the team will not be in trouble if Bentley or Lawson cannot get healthy.
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Verlander had hinted at the encouraging news on his Instagram feed Wednesday morning, when he posted a photo of a green traffic light.
VIP tickets cost $300, while general admission tickets are $175. Last year, VIP tickets were $250 and general admission tickets were $150.
Tomlinson made Lucas an offer, but he did not even consider it.
“Don’t the speed fool you,” Diggs said after Detroit drafted him in the sixth round. “Don’t let the height fool you. I’m a competitor.”
With offseason workouts underway, the draft over and rookie mini-camp around the corner, the Lions made some jersey number announcements.
“We all just wanted to compete with each other,” Abdullah said. “It was inspirational when we saw someone else achieve something.”
Detroit compiled what appears to be another high-character class, and Mayhew explained why when he reviewed the draft Saturday.