Running back Ameer Abdullah, the second-round draft pick of the Detroit Lions, participates in rookie minicamp on May 8, 2015. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Lombardi Impressed By Abdullah, Liking Him More Every Day

“He’s a real pro, and every day you can see him do things that really excite you,” Lions offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi said Wednesday.

CBS Detroit–06/10/2015

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Golden Tate #15 of the Detroit Lions runs in the third quarter while playing the Miami Dolphins at Ford Field on November 09 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Playing ‘Invisible Football’ As A Kid Spurred Golden Tate To Develop His Signature Shiftiness

Tate said the development of his signature shiftiness started when he was a kid playing a version of the game with older friends.

CBS Detroit–06/10/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 17: Rodney Austin #74 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the Lions game against the Baltimore Ravens  at M&T Bank Stadium on August 17, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Former Lions OL Rodney Austin Found Guilty On Assault Charges

Austin had spent three seasons on Detroit’s practice squad before he was released following his arrest.

CBS Detroit–06/10/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 25: Team Irvin quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions throws a pass during the first half of the 2015 Pro Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 25, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sporting News Lists Matthew Stafford As The Most Overrated QB In The NFL

It’s tough to be the closer for the Tigers, the goalie for the Red Wings and the QB of the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–06/09/2015

The Detroit Lions offensive line goes through drills during the team's sixth OTA practice. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Caldwell Happy To Have College, High School Coaches Watch Lions Practice

“I really believe in allowing guys to come in and see what we do,” Jim Caldwell said. “It helped me out tremendously in my career.”

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Jeremy Ross #12 of the Detroit Lions runs with the ball during a NFC Wild Card Playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Jeremy Ross Wants To Keep Job As Return Man, Not Daunted By Competition

Ross knows the return job might go to someone else this season, but he will definitely aim to keep it.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Ezekiel Ansah #94 of the Detroit Lions celebrates as Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys is near during the second half of their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Ansah Aiming For Greatness

“I don’t put numbers on what I’m trying to accomplish,” defensive end Ziggy Ansah said Thursday. “I’m just trying to be the greatest.”

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 27: Lance Moore #16 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Buffalo Bills at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on October 27, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Lance Moore Trying To Catch On With Detroit Lions

Lance Moore’s shoe flew off but it didn’t stop him from catching a deep pass during practice with the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–06/05/2015

Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford prepares to launch a pass as the team goes through drills during an OTA practice. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Stafford Says Youth Of Offensive Line Could Be Biggest Challenge For Him This Season

“It’s going to be a fun one, but we’re going to have some young guys up front,” Matthew Stafford said after Thursday’s practice.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015

NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski chats with Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell in front of the Quicken Loans 400 pace car at Lions practice. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Brad Keselowski Gives Golden Tate Extra Incentive To Win Super Bowl

Tate already has one Super Bowl ring, and if he ends up with another one, he might receive another pricey prize to boot.

CBS Detroit–06/04/2015