Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) FILE PHOTO

The 5 Best Moves The Detroit Lions Made During The Offseason

The Lions made some moves during the summer to make sure the squad stays competitive in the NFC North Division.

97.1 The Ticket–08/29/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - AUGUST 28:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the first quarter a preseason game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on August 28, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Stafford, Zenner Shine As Lions Beat Jaguars, 22-17

Detroit played without star receiver Calvin Johnson for the third consecutive game, but Stafford carved up Jacksonville’s secondary in a half of work.

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2015

LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 20: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is sacked by Corey Wootton #99 of the Detroit Lions during a preseason game at FedExField on August 20, 2015 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Matt Hazlett/Getty Images)

After Leaving Game Vs. Lions, Redskins Say Robert Griffin III To Miss Ravens Game

Griffin left last week’s exhibition game against Detroit with what Redskins coach Jay Gruden said afterward was a concussion.

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2015

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Ndamukong Suh Says Dolphins Have More Defensive Talent Than Last Year’s Lions

“I don’t have a problem saying this, but I think personally we have more talent than we had in the No. 1 defense last year in Detroit.”

08/27/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07: Joique Bell #35 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle in the fourth quarter while playing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on December 07, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 34-17. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

LINING UP: Lions Take On The Jaguars

Defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, running back Joique Bell, offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle and defensive end Jason Jones won’t play.

97.1 The Ticket–08/27/2015

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 10: Michael Williams #89 of the Detroit Lions goes through the afternoon drills during the first day of Rookie Camp on May 10, 2013 in Allen Park, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Trade Michael Williams To Patriots For 2016 Draft Pick

The Detroit Lions have traded tackle Michael Williams to the New England Patriots for an undisclosed 2016 draft pick.

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 28:  Taylor Mays #26 of the Cincinnati Bengals tackles Dan Herron #36 of the Indianapolis Colts during the first quarter at Paul Brown Stadium on August 28, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Raiders Sign S Taylor Mays, Was Cut By Lions

The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent safety Taylor Mays.

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21:  Joique Bell #35 of the Detroit Lions reacts after scoring a touchdown during the second half of the game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Injuries Piling Up As Lions Prepare To Face Jacksonville On Friday

“This time of year particularly, when you get as many guys banged up as we’ve got banged up of late in the last week and a half or so those things enter in, so it changes it up a little bit.”

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 01: T.J. Yeldon #4 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with his teammate after scoring a two yard touchdown in the second quarter against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Jaguars’ Yeldon Returns From Injury, Eager For NFL Debut Against Lions

Jacksonville Jaguars running back T.J. Yeldon hasn’t been hit in more than two weeks.

97.1 The Ticket–08/26/2015

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions talks with the sideline reporters after the game against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on November 27, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Bears 34-17.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions’ Matthew Stafford Trying To Make Jump Between ‘Good’ And ‘Great’

“The difference between good and great is just a split second at that position and I think he’s just seeing things a little faster and also knows when he can throw into some looks that last year maybe were a little cloudy that are much more clear to him.”

08/25/2015