UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA - JUNE 21: Jordan Spieth of the United States poses with the trophy for photographers after winning the 115th U.S. Open Championship at Chambers Bay on June 21, 2015 in University Place, Washington. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Jordan Spieth Lavishes Praise On Calvin Johnson, And The WR Responds With Gifts

On June 15, ESPN asked the question to athletes if they think LeBron James is the world’s greatest athlete. Multiple athletes gave their opinion.

97.1 The Ticket–06/23/2015

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)

Lions Sign Safety Taylor Mays

With Glover Quin and James Ihedigbo cemented as the starting safeties, Mays will be competing for a backup role.

CBS Detroit–06/22/2015

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)

QB Matthew Stafford Not Dwelling On Tough Playoff Loss

Matthew Stafford tries not to spend too much time thinking about how close his Detroit Lions came to an elusive victory in the postseason.

97.1 The Ticket–06/19/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 14: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions looks to avoid the tackle by Andrew Sendejo #34 of the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth quarter at Ford Field on December 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Detroit Lions win 16-14 over the Minnesota Vikings. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Calvin Johnson Not Expecting Age, Injuries To Slow Him This Season

“What’d I miss – four, almost five games last year, still came up with just over 1,000,” Johnson said. “I still have some production left.”

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 21: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions drops back to pass during the first quarter of their game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field on December 21, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Stafford More Comfortable In Offense, Plans To Work With Teammates More Before Training Camp

“There’s no question I think we’ve taken strides forward this spring,” Stafford said Thursday after practice. “We’ve got to continue that.”

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15: Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals isn't able to hold on to the ball while being pursued by cornerback Bill Bentley #28 of the Detroit Lions in the third quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Lions 25-21. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Lions Release Cornerback Bill Bentley

The Lions added depth at the cornerback position during the draft, taking Alex Carter in the third round and Quandre Diggs in the sixth.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27: Jason Jones #91 of the Detroit Lions sacks quarterback Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears during the fourth quarter of the game at Ford Field on November 27 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Bears 34-17. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jason Jones Misses Minicamp But Should Be Ready For Start Of Season

After missing most of the 2013 season with injury, Jones started all 16 games for the Lions last year.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Running back Joique Bell #35 of the Detroit Lions runs the ball against middle linebacker Rolando McClain #55 of the Dallas Cowboys in the first half during the NFC Wildcard Playoff Game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Now A Veteran, Bell Can Help Rookies Such As Abdullah

Joique Bell remembers what it was like to be a rookie, when he was with Buffalo and roomed with first-round draft pick C.J. Spiller.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2015

(Photo by George Fox/CBS Detroit)

After Missing Last Season With Injury, TJ Jones Working To Get Back To Normal

Wide receiver TJ Jones, who missed his rookie season due to injury, said he has tried not to worry about what his role will be this year.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  Kicker Matt Prater #5 of the Detroit Lions makes a 39-yard field goal at the end of the second quarter agaisnt the Dallas Cowboys during the NFC Wildcard Playoff Game at AT&T Stadium on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Using Arena League Football Goal Post Gives Prater Mental Edge For Real Kicks

Last season the Lions did not have such goal posts for practice, but thanks to Prater’s suggestion, the team has them now.

CBS Detroit–06/17/2015