Here in Detroit, we know just how good our sports teams look, but now they’re getting some national love.
The Detroit Lions have signed former Central Michigan University tight end Deon Butler on Saturday to fill a roster spot, according to a report.
The Lions have said all training camp they expect their defense to remain strong, despite the loss of high-profile players.
The Washington Redskins beat the Detroit Lions 21-17 during exhibition play Thursday night.
University of Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh explains why he is living his dream in Ann Arbor. He also talks about the Wolverines and offers insights on the Lions.
The Lions will get another look at the breakout star of their first preseason game, running back Ameer Abdullah, a second-round draft pick out of Nebraska.
Kramer played for 10 years in the NFL, leading the Lions to the NFC Championship game in 1991.
When the Detroit Lions opened last season’s training camp, the identity of their next placekicker was a mystery.
The Detroit Lions likely will give their starters only a few snaps when they travel to Washington on Thursday for their second exhibition game.
“You could see that Darius had a lot of talent and ability, and he’s just been maturing and functioning better all the time,” Caldwell said.