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How Much More Does Reggie Bush Really Have Left in the Tank?
Zach Kruse — Bleacher Report
Not only does the 29-year-old Bush have limited wear and tear for his age, but he also shares the Detroit backfield with a legitimate between-the-tackles runner, and he is now returning to an offense that knows how best to use him. The combination of the three elements should mean Bush produces another good season or two for the potentially explosive Lions offense.
Lions Calvin Johnson builds solid foundation
Carlos Monarrez — USA Today
Calvin Johnson grabs a chair, turns it around and sits. His mother, Dr. Arica Johnson, has just finished giving a world-class presentation to five young men who have been awarded thousands of dollars in scholarships through her son’s foundation.
The presentation is part of a two-day leadership conference and gala dinner in late June at the Renaissance Center in Detroit for 19 past and present scholarship winners.
In photos: Projected Lions starters for 2014
Josh Katzenstein – The Detroit News
The beginning of Lions training camp is about three weeks away, but unless there are some major upsets in camp, now is a good time to predict the starting lineup for 2014.
Detroit Lions’ 5 Biggest Question Marks Ahead of Training Camp
Brandon Alisoglu — Bleacher Report
The Detroit Lions made a lot of smart moves this offseason that should set them up for success, but there are a few questions lingering around this team as it marches toward training camp.
And, for your pleasure, I’ve ranked them by importance to improving the win-loss record from 7-9, because everything is better in ranking form.