Israel Idonije

CHICAGO, IL - JULY 13: Israel Idonije attends Michigan Avenue Magazine and The Chicago Yacht Club host Ashore Thing presented by BMO Harris Bank on July 13, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jeff Schear/Getty Images for Michigan Avenue Magazine)

Idonije Explains His New Comic Book, ‘The Protectors,’ Gives Teammates Superpowers

Longtime comic book aficionado Israel Idonije, a defensive lineman for the Detroit Lions, has taken his hobby to the next level.

CBS Detroit–10/04/2013

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots calls out the play. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) FILE

Lions Defense Holds Patriots, Tom Brady, To Single Digits

Any time a defense can shut down a team that went 12-4 the previous season and enjoys a three-time Super Bowl champion quarterback at the helm, the defense unequivocally can claim a good day at the office.

CBS Detroit–08/23/2013

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 11: Israel Idonije #71 of the Chicago Bears watches the final seconds of a game against the Houston Texans at Soldier Field on November 11, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Texans defeated the Bears 13-6. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Sign DL Israel Idonije

Idonije, 32, played with the Chicago Bears for the last nine seasons.

97.1 The Ticket–06/25/2013