Zenner showed that he is more than just a finesse back against the Jaguars when he bulled his way into the endzone from three yards out with a host of defenders trying to bring him down.
“He doesn’t get too much into the media and wanting to be the big guy. He just wants the opportunity to come out here and play. That’s what I like about him.”
The Lions made some moves during the summer to make sure the squad stays competitive in the NFC North Division.
Detroit played without star receiver Calvin Johnson for the third consecutive game, but Stafford carved up Jacksonville’s secondary in a half of work.
Griffin left last week’s exhibition game against Detroit with what Redskins coach Jay Gruden said afterward was a concussion.
Robert Griffin III evaded questions Thursday about when — or even if — he sustained a concussion in the Washington Redskins’ second preseason game.
Jonathan Martin, the former NFL tackle who abruptly left the Miami Dolphins and has since said he attempted suicide, is working on a memoir.
“I don’t have a problem saying this, but I think personally we have more talent than we had in the No. 1 defense last year in Detroit.”
The subcontractor involved in a fatal accident at the Minnesota Vikings stadium construction site has received nine citations for worksite safety violations in the past five years, according to public records.
The crowd around the backup quarterback’s locker was three or four deep.