Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 8/31/12
The Detroit Lions closed out the preseason with an offensive bang on Thursday night, scoring early and often and doing just enough on defense to hold off the pesky Bills. The starters looked solid, many second stringers looked solid and the team ended things on a high note. The preseason hunt as a whole was average at 2-2, but the Lions will enter the regular season with late momentum, which is never something to sneeze at. What lessons can be taken from this final dress rehearsal? Mikel Leshoure Looks The Part Of A Quality NFL Back. Leshoure contributed several nice runs, a touchdown and also was explosive in the passing game, rumbling for a 33 yard reception. Fans didn't know what to expect from Leshoure because he was injured, but there are definite signs which make it appear that Leshoure can be the guy to take pressure off Jahvid Best. He's explosive into the line, with plenty of breakaway speed in the clear and always runs hard. Especially impressive is how Leshoure consistently
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