Leshoure rushed for 798 yards for the Lions in 2012 but played in only three games last season.
A big, bruising complement to the speedy Reggie Bush last season, Bell played in all 16 games and recorded 650 rushing yards.
Without a fullback in 2013, Bush and Bell combined for 1,656 rushing yards and 1,053 receiving yards.
Let me ask you one question would you rather have Tate and Bell or Jackson and Johnson?
After adding offensive players the first couple days of free agency, the Lions have turned their eyes to the other side of the ball.
“I love Detroit because Detroit loves me,” Bell said.
A team that already has one of the best rushing tandems in the NFL, the Detroit Lions could soon have the league’s best passing duo, too.
The Detroit Lions achieved one of their top goals this offseason, retaining Joique Bell, and took a step toward another one, setting up a meeting with Golden Tate.
The one-two punch of running backs Reggie Bush and Joique Bell will remain intact.
Earlier today I posted tweets from fans in response to the Detroit Lions hiring Jim Caldwell.