More importantly than Saturday's win was that several players got their chance to impress the coaching staff, and no one was more impressive than Avon Cobourne. Lions' insider Mike Fowler reviews the position battles as the first wave of cuts will be announced on Tuesday, plus; A trade brewing with Washington? PUP tent, practice squad possibilities, and more
August 25, 2003
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
The life of an undrafted free agent is much different from that of a drafted rookie. No long term contract, no picture with the executives, and no guaranteed roster spot. And for these young prospects, that's all that matters -- a spot on the team. An in-depth look at each of the Lions' undrafted rookie free agents inside!
August 7, 2003
A new coach coupled with a general manager who's not done a bad job of drafting the past two seasons is what the Lions were looking at last month. Add in eleven picks over the seven rounds and the potential to significantly improve the franchise was a definite possibility.
May 19, 2003