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Lions training camp: Notes from Sunday's practice

News and notes on the offense, defense and special teams from Sunday's Detroit Lions training camp practice.

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The Detroit Lions continued training camp on Sunday morning with an unpadded practice. Here are some notes from the session:



  • Per Tim Twentyman, the Lions' first-team defense featured Willie Young and Ziggy Ansah at defensive end, Tahir Whitehead at left outside linebacker and Louis Delmas back at safety.

  • Amari Spievey and Chris Hope split No. 2 reps at safety with Delmas returning, according to Dave Birkett.

  • Bill Bentley put in extra work with Gunther Cunningham on Sunday.

Special teams

  • The Lions had Havard Rugland and Sam Martin kicking off during a drill on Sunday, and both players were getting excellent distance.
  • Per McCosky, the Lions had Glover Quin and Bill Bentley serving as the gunners on their punt coverage unit.

  • The Lions' kick coverage unit featured the following players:

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