More than 300 high school student-athletes will hear about sportsmanship and respect from Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell.
With Suh Training Elsewhere, Lewand Praises Allen Park Facility As ‘The Absolute Best Place’ For Detroit Players
The Detroit Lions will not vilify one of their best players, star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, for skipping voluntary workouts at the team facility to work privately with his chosen trainers in Oregon
Sheldon White, the vice president of pro personnel for the Detroit Lions, has an easier job now than he did a few years ago.
“I want to be as good as I can possibly be, and not for myself but to help this team win. That’s the No. 1 goal.”
Jim Caldwell On Suh’s Absence: ‘We Want Every Single Minute Of Every Single Hour Of Every Single Player’
Caldwell, if prepared for Suh’s absence, seemed less than thrilled by it.
Without a fullback in 2013, Bush and Bell combined for 1,656 rushing yards and 1,053 receiving yards.
Bush stopped short of stating with certainty that Suh was absent because of his contract situation.
Ihedigbo had the interest of various teams before he ultimately decided to sign with the Lions almost two weeks after visiting.
The Lions are expected to look to the draft for Hill’s replacement.
Boyd, consensus top-10 pick Sammy Watkins and 6-foot-5 receiver Martavis Bryant were among the ex-Tigers who auditioned for some 60 NFL personnel, including New York Jets coach Rex Ryan and recently hired Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell.