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.
“We all just wanted to compete with each other,” Abdullah said. “It was inspirational when we saw someone else achieve something.”
Detroit compiled what appears to be another high-character class, and Mayhew explained why when he reviewed the draft Saturday.
The Lions met needs by drafting two offensive linemen, a running back and a fullback, two cornerbacks and a defensive lineman.
Amid a national push to punish jilted lovers and others who distribute racy photos, NFL linebacker Jermaine Cunningham will be the most recognizable defendant yet to face “revenge porn” charges when he appears in court Wednesday.
“Obviously we feel good about all these players,” Mayhew said. “But as we talked about before, these guys have to come in and perform now.”