Detroit Lions at Halfway Point: Position by Position Grades

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Oct 19, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions free safety Glover Quin (27) runs back an interception during the fourth quarter against the New Orleans Saints at Ford Field. Detroit won 24-23. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

Glover Quin. SAFETY. B. The Lions defense has benefited from a return to strong and free labels for their safeties after the previous coaching staff preferred simple left and right designations. Glover Quin has thrived as a dedicated free safety while the addition of James Ihedigbo as the strong safety has also paid dividends. The two complement each other well and have already developed an effective rapport.. Halfway MVP