Nov 18, 2012; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions running back Mikel Leshoure (25) celebrates with free safety Louis Delmas during the third quarter against the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

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Detroit Lions’ Marcus Robertson advice from 49ers’ Ed Donatell could help secondary stay healthy
Anwar Richardson – MLive.com

Robertson said Detroit had 13 different secondary lineups last season.

That prompted Robertson to hunt down San Francisco 49ers defensive backs coach Ed Donatell at the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine to gather any information the veteran might share to help Detroit’s defensive backs stay healthy.

Former Lions WR Titus Young arrested twice on Sunday
Dave Birkett – Detroit Free Press

Titus Young’s troubled career took another turn for the worst over the weekend when he was arrested twice in the span of about 14 hours.

Young, the former Lions receiver who was released a day after the Super Bowl, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at 12:01 a.m. Sunday after police stopped him making an illegal left turn, then again at 2:22 p.m. for attempted burglary for allegedly trying to steal his own car out of a California tow yard, Sgt. Lisa McConnell of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department said.

Tim and Mike: What do you want to see from the Lions’ new players?
Tim Twentyman and Mike O’Hara – DetroitLions.com

With the Lions’ rookie mini-camp beginning this weekend, Tim and Mike discuss what they expect to see from this year’s group and take a look at what still needs to be accomplished before training camp.

A Madden Sneak Peek at Ziggy Ansah with the Detroit Lions
Aaron Nagler – Bleacher Report

What will Ansah look like in a Lions uni? Take a look at a sneak peek in the video above, with help from our friends at EA’s Madden NFL 13.

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