- The Detroit News' Josh Katzenstein put together a good piece on how Kyle Van Noy has modeled his work ethic after his hard-working father.
Caraun Reid recently said that learning from the Detroit Lions' veterans at defensive tackle has been the biggest help for him since entering the NFL.
- Will the Lions keep two or three quarterbacks this year? It remains to be seen, but MLive took a look at what Jim Caldwell's past teams did at quarterback over the years.
- Statistically speaking, Calvin Johnson is the best wide receiver in the NFL on both slant routes and post routes.
- The NFL is going to have three new referees in 2014.
The @NFL will announce 3 new referees in 2014: Brad Allen of the ACC, Ronald Tolbert & Craig Wrolstad. 13 first-year officials too.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) June 26, 2014
- According to Dane Brugler, at least one player is expected to enter the 2014 NFL Supplemental Draft: SMU running back Traylon Shead.
Lions notes looks at Kyle Van Noy, Caraun Reid and much more.