Aug 29, 2013; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Detroit Lions outside linebacker DeAndre Levy (54) blows a bubble on the sideline during the second half against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports
Most Improved – DeAndre Levy (25 points)
In his fifth season out of Wisconsin, DeAndre Levy has emerged as a playmaker on the Detroit Lions defense. He’s tallied four interceptions on the year, including one returned for a touchdown. He’s also been solid in run support, notching 63 tackles thus far. Detroit will need him to continue to make plays if they intend to play beyond week 17.
Honorable Mentions – Dominic Raiola (9 points)