Position Battles Rage on
There are a number of positions still up for grabs. The quarterback position is still under consideration as far as keeping one or two backups so the battle between Dan Orlovsky and Rookie Jake Rudock will have meaning this week. Orlovsky went 16-25 for 164 yards and a 79.4 rating while Rudock went 8-11 for 72 yards and a rating of 120.3
The third and fourth string running back position is still up for grabs with Joique Bell the starter, Ameer Abdullah, Theo Riddick and Zach Zenner continue to battle. Zenner led the way last week with seven rushes for 24 yards, Riddick rushed for 20 yards on four carries.
Ticket for this weekends game as well as the remainder of preseason and regular season games are still available so be sure to grab yours today and help cheer on your Detroit Lions!!
The Detroit Lions have made another round of cuts that brings their team total down to 75 before Tuesday’s mandatory deadline. Those waived include Kicker Giorgio Tavecchio, Cornerbacks Jonte Green & Aaron Hester, Fullback Chad Abram and Quarterback James Franklin.
In game three of the preseason, the Lions defeated the Jaguars bringing their preseason record to 2-1 with a victory over the Browns and a one point loss to the Raiders.
The Lions fourth preseason game will be this Thursday on the road against the Buffalo Bills. Great seats and cheap tickets are still available so get yours now!