Safety James Ihedigbo has something the Detroit Lions don't -- a Super Bowl ring.
The Lions, in fact, are one of only four NFL teams remaining that have never even played in the Super Bowl. The others are the Jacksonville Jaguars, Houston Texans and Cleveland Browns.
It's no coincidence that the Lions' key additions this offseason all have been part of Super Bowl winners.
Ihedigbo played on the Baltimore Ravens' championship team two years ago. Receiver Golden Tate, another free-agent acquisition, was part of last season's Super Bowl champs in Seattle.
New coach Jim Caldwell was quarterbacks coach for one Super Bowl champion in Indianapolis and another as the offensive coordinator for Baltimore. He also made it to the Super Bowl in his first year as Indianapolis' head coach.
Caldwell hired two coordinators with championship backgrounds, too.
Defensive coordinator Teryl Austin was a secondary coach for one team that won the Super Bowl (Baltimore) and two others that got there (Seattl...