Found September 28, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Lions offensive coordinator Scott Linehan doesn’t recall the exact moment but he said there was a point last year where running back Joique Bell combined his talent hunger and ridiculously strong legs to become an NFL running back. Bell said the light came on so to speak as soon as he made the Lions’ 53-man roster. “When I made the team I knew it was a close call” he said. “I never wanted to make it close again so I came out and did what I have to do.” Bell a Benton Harbor native went undrafted out of Wayne State in 2010 and although he landed with four different teams before signing with Detroit at the end of the 2011 season he never really had a shot at being a running back. In Bell’s first game with the Lions last year he had one carry a 1-yard touchdown. In his second his role expanded. He had six carries for just 14 yards and two receptions for 59 yards and that second catch proved something to Linehan. “When we played early in the season last year Joique was in the game o...
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