Lions training camp: Notes on special teams from Day 2

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News and notes on the special teams from the second day of Detroit Lions training camp.

  • As covered earlier, kickers David Akers and Havard Rugland each attempted four field goals on Day 2 of Detroit Lions training camp.

  • After practice, Rugland took part in a photo shoot for Sports Illustrated, according to Dave Birkett.

  • Former Lions kicker Eddie Murray attended Saturday's practice, according to Tim Twentyman.

  • On Friday, it was mentioned by Justin Rogers that Sam Martin already appears to have the edge in the punting competition over Blake Clingan. Mike Mady also believes that is the case, as he called Martin the "heavy favorite" on Saturday.

  • This is a pretty good sign that Akers and Martin are currently the favorites to win their respective position battles:
  • This was the only update on the returners from Saturday:

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