The Detroit Lions named three players to their practice squad, tight end Matt Murphy, WR David Kircus and T Ben Johnson. Cornerback Jameel Powell was claimed off waivers by the Dallas Cowboys and wide receiver Scottie Vines was claimed by the Green Bay Packers preventing Detroit from adding them to the squad.
September 1, 2003
If you don't normally watch preseason football, this one is worth catching to get a good look at the starters for the first half. The second half will be for strictly for hard-core fans looking to see the position battles play out into the fourth quarter. Lions' insider Mike Fowler reviews the position battles that will likely take place on Saturday between Detroit and Cleveland.
August 22, 2003
Battle of the Week, Player of the Week, Rookie Report, Injury Update and much more in-depth information inside, directly from Allen Park and the Lions' practice facilities. Includes: Update on cornerback position, Mike McMahon, the highly-publicized tight end battle and much more.
August 18, 2003