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Collaboration between Aaron Glenn, Tracy Walker results in sack

The players and coaches have a newfound collaborative effort on game days.

Detroit Lions believe defense can build upon third-down success in Week 1

The Lions defense didn’t do a lot of good things on Sunday, but their third-down performance is something to build upon.

Lions LB coach explains why Julian Okwara was scratched in Week 1

The Lions are holding a 5-man linebacker competition every week in practice.

Dunbar not in Lions’ immediate plans, as team mulls CB options

Keep an eye on Daryl Worley for a potential promotion.

Lions OL coach: Right now Taylor Decker is our LT, Penei Sewell is our RT

The Lions aren’t budging from their initial plans... yet.

Amon-Ra St. Brown draws blocking inspiration from RB days, Hines Ward

St. Brown knows the importance of blocking from his wide receiver crew thanks to his days as a running back.

Lions players defend DB coach Aubrey Pleasant after sideline spat with Jeff Okudah

Lions cornerbacks insist that social media doesn’t know the nature of the relationship between Okudah and Pleasant.

Penei Sewell not pleased with impressive NFL debut: ‘I’ve got to win every rep’

Good, but not good enough for the first-round pick.

Detroit Lions will plan for both Jimmy Garoppolo, Trey Lance

The Lions are preaching discipline for an unpredictable 49ers offense coming to town.

How WR Trinity Benson went from an unknown to Brad Holmes’ No. 1 target

Holmes saw a player who could improve the roster and wasn’t willing to gamble on missing out on him.

5 takeaways from Lions’ GM Brad Holmes’ roster cutdown press conference

A breakdown of the most important points from the Lions GM’s press conference.

Jerry Jacobs talks improbable run at Lions 53-man roster, friendship with Jeff Okudah

Jacobs talked about his arduous journey to the Lions’ 53-man roster.

Dan Campbell jokes kicker-less Lions will ‘go for 2 a lot’

But, for real, the Lions are going to add a kicker.

Decker on Sewell’s struggles: He’s going to be ‘really good,’ just needs reps

Just give him time... and reps.

Detroit Lions DC Aaron Glenn frustrated by focus on Jeff Okudah’s mistake

Jeff Okudah has been making some good plays, and Glenn thinks that shouldn’t be overshadowed by one poor play.

Lions won’t be afraid to play young players like Barnes, Parker

The rookies and other young players could see plenty of playing time in 2021.

Detroit Lions HC Dan Campbell: ‘We trust Tom Kennedy right now’

Kennedy making the most of his opportunity.

Lions long snapper Scott Daly grateful for opportunity after ‘crazy journey’

The Lions’ new long snapper has had a long journey to land a starting job, and he got it in one of the most unexpected places.

Dan Campbell remorseful over releasing Don Muhlbach on birthday, ‘I hate it’

Campbell takes blame for difficult, unpopular decision.

Levi Onwuzurike brushes off back injury concerns: ‘I was always good’

The rookie defensive tackle believes his injury should not be a problem going forward.

Logan Stenberg doesn’t want to be career backup, seeks to be ‘great’

The second-year guard hated spending his rookie season on the bench, but he used the opportunity to get better.

Dan Campbell explains clock management strategy at the end of preseason Game 1

It’s all about getting a proper evaluation on players.

Nickell Robey-Coleman chose to sign with Lions ‘because of the people’

Despite receiving interest from six or seven other teams, the veteran corner chose the Lions.

Lions DL coach Todd Wash: Alim McNeill is ‘better than I thought’

Wash thinks the rookie can be an "exceptional nose guard in this league."

Dan Campbell gives detailed thoughts on the Lions’ TE3 camp battle

Campbell did not hold back his assessment of Detroit’s young tight end depth.

Roger Goodell: Sheila Ford Hamp has ‘really put her print’ on the Lions

The Lions owner has impressed the NFL commissioner.

Amon-Ra St. Brown cuts the line, seeks out challenge Okudah provides

Detroit’s first-year receiver finds an advantage in the challenge provided across the ball.

Dan Campbell believes occasional scuffles make the players practice better

He doesn’t want all-out brawls at practice, but sees their value.

Penei Sewell is ‘adapting quickly’ to life in the NFL

Sewell has moved past the tough transition back to right tackle, and is looking right at home now.

Jeff Okudah has a new mindset after stressful, overworked rookie season

Okudah opened up about his rookie-season mistakes and how he has already benefited from them.

Michael Brockers believes player buy-in could lead to quick turnaround in Detroit

The veteran DT is impressed by what he sees in Detroit already.

Brad Holmes sees Jared Goff taking his leadership to a new level in Detroit

Jared Goff is doing things Brad Holmes never saw in LA.

Darren Fells hoping to feed T.J. Hockenson TDs, celebration ideas

Fells believes his role can help Hockenson get into the end zone—and thrive once he gets there.

Jonah Jackson believes Lions offensive line could be best in the NFL

Jackson believes the sky is the limit with this offensive line.

Lions ‘not sweating’ Todd Gurley’s visit to Ravens, will only add him on ‘our terms’

The Lions still like Gurley, but they may not be as eager to sign him as they led on.

Jared Goff ‘empowered’ by collaborative efforts with Lions coaches

It appears Goff and Lions coaches are getting off on the right foot.