- Ameer Abdullah blogged about his thoughts on the running back crew for the Detroit Lions. It's an interesting read on the chemistry and personalities of those guys.
- Me, too, Matthew. Me, too:
Matthew Stafford on Green Bay: "I'm tired of splitting with them."— Justin Rogers (@Justin_Rogers) September 2, 2015
- For those wondering how the roster may look after Saturday's final cuts, here's how many players at each positions the Lions kept on the team last year:
For those asking, #Lions initial 53-man 2014 roster: QBs 3, RBs 5, WRs 6, TEs 3, O-line 8, D-line 9, LBs 6, CBs 5, safeties 5; K/P/LS - 3.— Paula Pasche (@paulapasche) September 2, 2015
- ESPN ranked the top 100 players in 2015. Calvin Johnson came in sixth, exactly tied with Dez Bryant.
- Our own Justin Simon took his turn with the fellas over at the Lions Central Radio podcast. Give it a listen, especially if you're in the mood for some Kool-Aid.
- SB Nation released their beautiful NFL preview on Wednesday. The Lions came in at 12th in their power rankings. There's also an nice article on why Ezekiel Ansah is primed to break out this year.