Here were some of the best reactions from around the sports world as the news of the Patriots’ punishment made its rounds.
The Lions had 31 tryout players in rookie minicamp, and they signed safety Nathan Lindsey and wide receivers Jarred Haggins and Erik Lora.
“I think overall they did a pretty nice job,” Caldwell said. “It’s a great group of guys, very attentive, very focused, very serious group.”
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The Lions have signed five players they drafted and signed 12 undrafted rookie free agents, eight of whom play offense.
Detroit has made a point this offseason to make sure the team will not be in trouble if Bentley or Lawson cannot get healthy.
VIP tickets cost $300, while general admission tickets are $175. Last year, VIP tickets were $250 and general admission tickets were $150.
Tomlinson made Lucas an offer, but he did not even consider it.
“Don’t the speed fool you,” Diggs said after Detroit drafted him in the sixth round. “Don’t let the height fool you. I’m a competitor.”
With offseason workouts underway, the draft over and rookie mini-camp around the corner, the Lions made some jersey number announcements.