Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 3/15/13
In this Look At The Lions update, we survey the aftermath of the annual free agency frenzy. The Lions made several shrewd moves to improve the roster , and put themselves in position to challenge for a NFC North crown , and a Super Bowl Championship.Offense : Bush in the BackfieldFirst let's look at the signing that brought the biggest headlines. The Lions inked running back Reggie Bush to a 4 year 16 million dollar deal.  That's pretty fair compensation for Bush, and he is a great addition to the roster. While he has greatly improved as a between the tackles runner, and can actually be counted on to grind out yards in short-yardage situations from time to time, Bush's calling card is the big play. For a Lions team that finished last in the NFL in runs 20 yards or more, Bush is a welcome sight. With Megatron and the Lions prolific offense drawing safeties out of the box, there will be 6 and 7 man fronts for Bush to exploit, and if he can beat one man, then look out. Bush also offers...
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