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GLENDALE, AZ - SEPTEMBER 15:  Wide receiver Calvin Johnson (R) #81 of the Detroit Lions and center Dominic Raiola (L) #51 celebrate Johnson's second touchdown of the first half against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium on September 15, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Raiola Says Offense Still Has Plenty To Prove

Looking at the names on the Lions’ roster, it might be tempting to pencil that group in among the best in the NFL before the season starts.

CBS Detroit–08/07/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29:  Cordarrelle Patterson #84 of the Minnesota Vikings attempts to pull in a pass while Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions blocks it on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

How Darius Slay Tried To Get Chris Houston To Let Him Wear No. 23

“I thought he was just going to give it to me to give it to me,” Slay said, laughing.

CBS Detroit–08/07/2014

(Photo Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

AP Sources: Trump First Up In Meeting With Bills

The sale of the Buffalo Bills has entered the next phase with prospective ownership groups meeting with team officials to prepare their formal bids.

97.1 The Ticket–08/07/2014

The Lions held their Wednesday practice at Ford Field. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Caldwell Not Saying Whether Calvin Johnson, Eric Ebron Will Play Saturday

Calvin Johnson and Eric Ebron could begin the preseason on the sideline.

CBS Detroit–08/06/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 12: Musician Weird Al Yankovic and Suzanne Krajewski attend the GQ Men Of The Year Party at The Ebell Club of Los Angeles on November 12, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for GQ)

Want Weird Al Yankovic To Perform At The Super Bowl? Sign This Petition

Will you sign the petition?

97.1 The Ticket–08/06/2014

Stephen Tulloch #55 of the Detroit Lions celebrates a first quarter touchdown with teammates DeAndre Levy #54 and Corey Williams #99 while playing the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on December 11, 2011. (Credit: Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Encouraged By Progress Of Defense, Look Forward To Real Test Saturday

Stephen Tulloch said fans can expect to see a better defense in 2014 than they saw in 2013.

CBS Detroit–08/06/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first year head coach Jim Caldwell watches the action during Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Release First Depth Chart

First-round pick Eric Ebron is listed as third among tight ends, and second-round pick Kyle Van Noy is the primary backup to Ashlee Palmer.

CBS Detroit–08/05/2014

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 28:  Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions runs for a first down during the fourth quarter of the game against the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Packers 40-10.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Reggie Bush Says 2013 Lions Lacked Leadership, Experience, This Year: ‘There’s Absolutely No Excuse’

One of the factors to success this season will be the continuation of the unprecedented effectiveness of the Lions offensive line.

CBS Detroit–08/04/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Brandon Marshall #15 of the Chicago Bears catches a  touchdown pass in front of Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Slay Feeling Fine After Leaving Practice, Talks About Johnny Manziel

It caused a bit of a scare Monday when projected starting cornerback Darius Slay left practice accompanied by a trainer.

CBS Detroit–08/04/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16:  Detroit Lions first round NFL Draft pick Eric Ebron #85 goes through the passing drills during Detroit Lions Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Eric Ebron On Criticism About Drops: ‘I Love It – Every Bit Of It’

Clearly confident, Ebron still knows he has plenty of room for improvement, but that is the point of preseason.

CBS Detroit–08/04/2014

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