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Austin Bryant is healthy, confident, and making plays in Lions training camp

As Austin Bryant enters his fourth season with the Detroit Lions, he is finally healthy and ready to "give the city something to be proud about."

Dan Campbell says joint practices have given Lions confidence they can compete

On Thursday morning, Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell addressed the team’s performance in the previous days joint practice and came away with positive feelings.

Lions RB D’Andre Swift setting lofty goal with help from Duce Staley

Only three NFL running backs have ever rushed for 1,000 yards and received 1,000 yards in one season. Lions RB D’Andre Swift believes he can be the fourth.

Lions CB Chase Lucas finds redemption after dropped interception

Detroit Lions seventh round pick, Chase Lucas, has been stacking days and taking advantage of opportunities.

The Detroit Lions may have finally found their TE2 in Brock Wright

Lions head coach Dan Campbell says tight end Brock Wright has made "big strides" in Year 2.

Derrick Barnes, Jermar Jefferson have made ‘some of the biggest progress’

Both Derrick Barnes and Jermar Jefferson need Year 2 bumps to win roles with the Detroit Lions in 2022, and Dan Campbell said both have seen significant progress.

Romeo Okwara provides injury update, ‘optimistic’ he’ll play in 2022

Okwara is running again, and hopeful he’ll join the Detroit Lions’ improving pass rush in 2022.

Dan Campbell provides clarity on tight end position battle

Campbell explained what kind of roles they want in their tight end room and which players are currently leading the way.

Lions RB Jamaal Williams showing new side of himself as a leader, player

You may think you know LIons RB Jamaal Williams, but you have no idea.

Dan Campbell doesn't feel need to address Tyrell Crosby's criticisms with team

The Lions coach did not directly address Tyrell Crosby's accusations, but was not worried about any impact it would have on the current team.

Tyrell Crosby slams current Lions regime after medical ordeal

Tyrell Crosby believes the currently Detroit Lions regime held a grudge against him and ignored his medical complaints.

Dan Campbell buying Josh Reynolds stock: ‘I think he could have a big year’

Don’t sleep on Lions WR Josh Reynolds. Dan Campbell thinks he could surprise people in 2022.

The Detroit Lions are growing up fast

Dan Campbell is encouraged by how many of the Detroit Lions’ young players are meeting his standard of work and professionalism.

Lions DC Aaron Glenn expects Jeff Okudah to play all 17 games

Lions defensive coordinator Aaron Glenn told Adam Schefter that the expectation is for Jeff Okudah to play in all 17 games this season.

Why Dan Campbell, Detroit Lions love ‘Same Old Lions’ mantra

The Detroit Lions are turning one of the more toxic sayings in Detroit sports and turning it into a positive.

Lions rookie Kerby Joseph is ‘ahead of where’ coaches thought he’d be

Detroit Lions safeties coach Brian Duker has been "pleasantly surprised" with the rapid development of rookie Kerby Joseph after OTAs and minicamp.

Jared Goff calls 2021 game-winner vs. Vikings top-3 favorite moment of his career

Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff has only been with the team for a single season, but he’s already produced a top-3 moment of his career.

Open thread: Which Lions player is set up to have a breakout season?

With one of the youngest teams in the NFL, a number of different players could see breakout seasons, but which one will make the biggest leap?

Goff, Cabinda eager to make Detroit a winner: ‘This city’s turning up’

Both Jared Goff and Jason Cabinda are HYPED about potentially delivering a winner to long-suffering Detroit Lions fans.

Detroit Lions coaches, teammates still see greatness in Jared Goff

Lions coaches and players have seen a noticeable difference in quarterback Jared Goff this spring.

Why Lions believe Malcolm Rodriguez is ahead of some 3rd-year players

Per his position coach, Lions rookie linebacker Malcolm Rodriguez has three-down and green-dot potential.

Notes: Lions scaling back James Houston’s roles hoping to highlight his athleticism on edge

The Lions sixth round pick is putting his off-the-ball linebacker duties on hold so he can focus on his edge rushing.

Detroit Lions trying to get a head start on improving critical situation performance

Last year, the Detroit Lions really struggled on critical downs and in high-pressure situations. This year, they’re hoping to get a head start on it.

Lions WR coach sees similar passion in Amon-Ra St. Brown, Jameson Williams

Lions first-round pick Jameson Williams hasn’t practiced yet, but Detroit already sees an insatiable passion in him. -

Lions OC Ben Johnson continues to get wild praise from players

Detroit Lions players continue to fawn over their new offensive coordinator thanks to a collaborative environment and his great communication skills.

Trinity Benson making an early impact with more confidence, less overthinking

Trinity Benson has made an early impression in minicamp thanks to a year of settling in.

Detroit Lions don’t care about positive attention from media

The Detroit Lions aren’t letting anything negative or positive into the building, despite more national hype for the team.

Detroit Lions view Alim McNeill as ‘core of our team’

The Lions are creating a defense to cater to Alim McNeill’s strength, and the defensive tackle has taken more professional strides to become a key member of the team.

T.J. Hockenson prioritizing winning over cashing in on new contract

The Lions young tight end is leaving all the money talk to his agent. His focus is on getting better and winning football games in Detroit.

Dan Campbell says Lions are ‘at a higher level intellectually’ in Year 2

The Detroit Lions are entering Year 2 of the Dan Campbell era a little more talented and a little wiser.

Duce Staley challenges D’Andre Swift to fight through being hurt vs. injured

D’Andre Swift has missed several games through his first two seasons and has been given a limited role. Now his RB coach is challenging him to fight through some physical ails in 2022.

Campbell: Tight ends like T.J. Hockenson ‘aren’t always easy to find’

As the Lions inch closer to a major decision on T.J. Hockenson’s future, he got a vote of confidence from head coach Dan Campbell.

Lions OC Ben Johnson ‘confident’ he’s ready to call plays

Lions first-time offensive coordinator Ben Johnson is very confident in his ability—including calling plays, if Dan Campbell let’s him.

Jeff Okudah explains ups, downs of emotional rehab from Achilles injury

Jeff Okudah laid out his emotional, mental battle through last year’s devastating Achilles injury.

Ben Johnson implementing concepts from Jared Goff’s successful Rams years

The Detroit Lions are looking to implement some concepts from Jared Goff’s most successful years with the LA Rams.

Lions ‘confident’ in linebacker room due to increased competition

Lions coaches aren’t worried about the lack of star power at linebacker. They believe increased competition will produce positive results this season.