- Details of Detroit Lions cornerback Darius Slay's contract have been leaked thanks to Detroit Free Press writer Dave Birkett. His yearly cap hit is as follows: 2016: $4.6 million; 2017: $10.7 million; 2018: $5.6 million; 2019: $15.4 million; 2020: $13.4 million.
- Bleacher Report's Ryan McCrystal put out preseason power rankings and has the Lions coming in at 31st. He projects the team to finish 3-13, then speculates the Lions considering a top-tier quarterback in the 2017 NFL Draft. Um... okay.
- Rod Wood hasn't expressed interest to the league about bringing the NFL Draft to Detroit, but would like it to happen.
- Here's the one-handed grab from Eric Ebron that Alex Reno and Kent Lee Platte mentioned in their respective breakdowns from Monday's practice:
@Ebron85— Detroit Lions (@Lions) August 2, 2016
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- Darius Slay was so overwhelmed with emotions after signing his contract extension, he cried on Glover Quin's shoulder.
- Ezekiel Ansah is seeking double-digit sacks for the second straight season.