Originally written on Fox Sports Detroit  |  Last updated 11/3/14
ALLEN PARK, Mich. Sure, hes gotten burned by Calvin Johnson. What rookie wouldnt? What human being wouldnt? Darius Slay, a second-round draft pick who is competing for a starting job in the Detroit Lions secondary, also has been making plays and holding his own throughout the first four days of training camp. Slay is the latest addition in an concerted effort by the Lions to add youth, size and athleticism at cornerback, a position that has been a weak link for the defense for many years. The good news for Slay is that he probably wont face anybody better for the rest of his career. He humbles me, Slay, who is 6-foot, 192 pounds, said of defending the 6-5, 236-pound Johnson. I love that aspect, how he competes. He competes every time. Thats my goal - to compete. I love going against him one-on-one. Id like to go against him every day. Ive always been that type. I want to play against the best for me to get better. Going against him, only thing you could do is get better. Youre...
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