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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29:  Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions attempts to pull in a pass while Robert Blanton #36 of the Minnesota Vikings covers on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Former Lion Nate Burleson Hints This Could Be His Last Season

“The goal is to have a career year and really ride off in the sunset the way I need to – full 16 games,” Burleson said.

CBS Detroit–08/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 30:  Kellen Moore #17 of the Detroit Lions throws a third quarter pass while playing the Buffalo Bills during a pre season game at Ford Field on August 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Kellen Moore’s Performance Brings Attention To Backup QB Competition

Matthew Stafford played just one series Saturday night, and to say the offense looked shaky with Dan Orlovsky would be an understatement.

CBS Detroit–08/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 09: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns throws a third quarter pass under pressure from Kyle Van Noy #95 of the Detroit Lions during a preseason game at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Manziel Solid In NFL Debut; Caldwell Says Rookie Knows What He Is Doing

Manziel’s initial entrance into the game came with 7:32 remaining in the second quarter.

CBS Detroit–08/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 28:  Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after scoring on a 20 yard touchdown pass from Matthew Stafford #9 during the third quarter of the game against the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  The Lions defeated the Packers 40-10.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson, Ziggy Ansah, TJ Jones Out For Preseason Opener

Johnson, who had surgery on a finger and on a knee in the offseason, has been monitored closely by new Lions head coach Jim Caldwell.

CBS Detroit–08/09/2014

Quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns runs a play during training camp at the Cleveland Browns training facility on July 26, 2014 in Berea, Ohio. (Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Johnny Manziel Says He’s Ready For Preseason Debut Against Detroit Lions

This is no ordinary exhibition game.

08/09/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Bryce Brown #34 of the Philadelphia Eagles is tackled by Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Suh Identified By NFL As One Of 21 ‘At-Risk’ Players

NFL executive vice president of football operations Troy Vincent set out this offseason to visit with all 21 “at-risk” players.

CBS Detroit–08/08/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29:  Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions is sacked by Jared Allen #69 of the Minnesota Vikings during the third quarter of the game on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Stafford Says Lions Fans Should Look Forward To Exciting Offense, Big Plays

Matthew Stafford said fans will definitely notice changes in the offense when the Lions reveal their new look for the first time Saturday.

CBS Detroit–08/08/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Kevin Ogletree #11 of the Detroit Lions carries the ball against Shaun Prater #27 of the Minnesota Vikings during the third quarter of the game on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Vikings defeated the Lions 14-13. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Kevin Ogletree Poised For Larger Role In Lions Offense

Offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi hesitated to label Ogletree definitively as the number three wide receiver, but he spoke highly of him.

CBS Detroit–08/08/2014

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Five Things To Watch For In The Lions Browns Game On Saturday [BLOG]

The Lions open the preseason against the Browns on Saturday night at Ford Field.

97.1 The Ticket–08/08/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Nevin Lawson #43 of the Detroit Lions runs with the ball during the kickoff drills during Detroit Lions Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Rookies Also Eager For Preseason Debuts

Detroit rookie Nevin Lawson has enough to worry about before his first preseason game, so he isn’t too caught up in all the hoopla about Johnny Manziel.

97.1 The Ticket–08/08/2014

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