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Pride Of Detroit Jun 29, 2015

Where the Lions roster stands: Tight end

A breakdown of the Detroit Lions' tight ends and what needs they may have at the position. As we start to look ahead to training camp, we're going to take a position-by-position look at the Detroit Lions roster. Next up is the tight end position. (The final year of each player's contract is listed in parentheses.) Back from last season: Brandon Pettigrew (2017), Eric Ebron (2017+TO), Joseph Fauria (2015), Jordan Thompson (2016) New to the team: Casey Pierce (2017), David Ausberry (2015) Considering the Lions re-signed Brandon Pettigrew, used the 10th overall pick on Eric Ebron and had...
Pride Of Detroit Jun 8, 2015

Did the Lions improve? TE edition

Did the Detroit Lions improve their talent at tight end from 2014 to 2015? Our latest series on the Detroit Lions roster continues with a comparison of the tight end position from 2014 to 2015. Did the Lions improve at tight end? Let's take a look. 2014 TEs: Brandon Pettigrew, Eric Ebron, Joseph Fauria, Kellen Davis 2015 TEs: Brandon Pettigrew, Eric Ebron, Joseph Fauria, Jordan Thompson, Casey Pierce Much like quarterback, not much has changed at tight end from a personnel standpoint. Kellen Davis is now a member of the New York Jets after not being re-signed, and Jordan Thompson is back...

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