Lions preseason schedule

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 14: Detroit Lions fans celebrate a win over the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on December 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Vikings 16-14. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Announce Preseason Opponents

The Lions will host the Jets, travel the next two weeks to play Washington and Jacksonville, and finish the preseason against Buffalo.

CBS Detroit–04/09/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 30: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks to throw a second quarter pass while playing the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on December 30, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Preseason Gives Lions Chance To Evaluate, Create Momentum

When it comes to creating the kind of quality depth needed to sustain a team throughout the next 17 weeks, however, preseason games are crucial.

CBS Detroit–08/09/2013