Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 7/3/13

SAN FRANCISCO - NOVEMBER 08: Chris Hope #24 of the Tennessee Titans runs after an interception against the San Francisco 49ers during an NFL game on November 8, 2009 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
Lions fans! We’re, roughly a month away from training camp (which opens on July 26th) and much like any other year despite what happened the previous season Lions fans are more than likely excited. But perhaps unlike previous years, Lions fans have plenty to be excited about and I’ll tell you why. Simply put it will not be a “same ol’ Lions” type of season once again. First believe it or not the Lions are a team with players other guys want to play with. Reggie Bush, DE/DT Israel Idonije, S Glover Quin Jr. are all players other teams wanted. This also isn’t even mentioning some of their own quality pieces retained in Louis Delmas and Chris Houston. The Lions also added key depth pieces in DE Jason Jones, SS Chris Hope and DT CJ Mosley. Essentially Detroit is staring at a revamped defensive line after last years had been living on reputation for 3 years, while losing production. Reggie Bush will add that playmaker Detroit has been starved for since Jahvid Best went down with multiple...
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