Calvin Johnson was interviewed by GQ after being announced as the winner of the Madden 13 cover vote.
New Lions wide receiver Lance Long grew up a fan of the team and worked out for them at the start of April.
- Todd McShay thinks Lions draft pick Bill Bentley can become one of the top five cornerbacks from this year's draft.
- McShay's first 2013 NFL mock draft has the Lions taking South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore.
- According to Dave Birkett, this is the first year since 1958 that the Lions drafted three players from the same school. The three players this year, of course, are Oklahoma's Ryan Broyles, Ronnell Lewis and Travis Lewis.
- MLive has a recap of Martin Mayhew's appearance on Fox 2's Sportsworks last Sunday.
- This week, the Lions started the second phase of their offseason training program, which includes coaches being involved in the workouts.
Junior Seau was found dead on Wednesday. He is believed to have committed suicide.
- On Wednesday, the Buccaneers signed former Rutgers player Eric LeGrand, who is paralyzed due to an injury he suffered during a game in October 2010. His former coach at Rutgers, Greg Schiano, is the current coach of the Buccaneers.
- The Bears have already agreed to a deal with draft pick Alshon Jeffery.
Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs has a partial Achilles tear. While initial reports suggested he was out for the season, Suggs hopes to return mid-season.
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