Injury concerns slow Lions' progress

Long before the Lions went to training camp in July, coach Steve Mariucci was busy trying to figure out what was wrong with them. No, not like that. The former San Francisco coach -- hired by the Lions in early February -- wasn't as concerned about their 5-27 record over the past two years as he was trying to figure out why they were so vulnerable to injuries.
August 18, 2003

Several Player On Bubble As Camp Winds Down

As camp winds down here in Allen Park - just one more day to go before the team breaks camp - the Detroit Lions have some difficult personnel decisions to make. There have been several pleasant surprises making for some tough calls on who sticks and who doesn't. Lions' insider Mike Fowler breaks down the competitive positions, including running back and tight end!
August 13, 2003

Football: Where are ex-Gophers camping?

The scent of pigskin is in the air -- no, Gopher practice has not opened yet, but NFL training camps are in session. With 22 former Gophers gunning for jobs, odds are you'll see some familiar faces during preseason games this month.
July 30, 2003