The Pontiac Silverdome is up for sale again, this time with an asking price of about $30 million.
“We would have never been able to do that last year, not even in December,” Orlovsky said, describing a play Stafford made in practice.
Tomlinson is expected to be a starter for the Lions, who elected not re-sign free agent veteran guard Rob Sims this offseason.
Free agent defensive tackle C.J. Mosley has signed a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, where he rejoins former teammate Ndamukong Suh.
The Detroit Lions are starting their second year under offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi, and the unit hopes to catch up to last season’s stellar defense.
“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.
Tate said the development of his signature shiftiness started when he was a kid playing a version of the game with older friends.
Austin had spent three seasons on Detroit’s practice squad before he was released following his arrest.
It’s tough to be the closer for the Tigers, the goalie for the Red Wings and the QB of the Detroit Lions.
“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.”