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Detroit Free Press Dec 3, 2021
How Detroit Lions will replace D'Andre Swift vs. Minnesota Vikings

How Detroit Lions will replace D'Andre Swift vs. Minnesota Vikings

Jamaal Williams, Godwin Igwebuike and Jermar Jefferson will see time in the Detroit Lions backfield in D'Andre Swift's absence on Sunday.       
Detroit Free Press Dec 1, 2021
Penei Sewell, D'Andre Swift among Detroit Lions who miss practice Wednesday

Penei Sewell, D'Andre Swift among Detroit Lions who miss practice Wednesday

Along with Jamaal Williams, Godwin Igwebuike and Jermar Jefferson could see increased roles in Detroit Lions' backfield in D'Andre Swift's absence       
Pride Of Detroit Nov 26, 2021
Detroit Lions snap count observations: Top 2 receivers emerge vs. Bears

Detroit Lions snap count observations: Top 2 receivers emerge vs. Bears

Photo by Nic Antaya/ Arise, Josh Reynolds and Amon-Ra St. Brown. Let’s take a closer look at the Detroit Lions Week 12 snap counts in their 16-14 loss to the Chicago Bears. Offense Quarterbacks Jared Goff: 49 (100%) Running backs Jamaal Williams: 31 (63%)D’Andre Swift: 10 (23%)Jason Cabinda: 8 (16%) — 16 special teams snaps (67%)Jermar Jefferson: 5 (10%)Godwin Igwebuike: 4 (8%) — 16 (67%) D’Andre Swift’s early injury forced the Lions to lean heavily on Jamaal Williams. Detroit’s depth, who has proven to be efficient in their limited touches, barely got...
Pride Of Detroit Nov 15, 2021
Detroit Lions Week 10 snap count observations: Heavy-set offense works vs. Steelers

Detroit Lions Week 10 snap count observations: Heavy-set offense works vs. Steelers

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports The Lions went heavy on offense, D’Andre Swift became a workhorse back, and Da’Shawn Hand set a personal mark. Let’s take a closer look at the Detroit Lions Week 10 snap count in their 16-16 non-loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Offense Quarterbacks Jared Goff: 71 snaps (100%) Despite his injury and poor play, Goff did not miss a single play on Sunday. Running backs D’Andre Swift: 66 (93%)Jason Cabinda: 7 (10%) — 27 special teams snaps (79%)Godwin Igwebuike: 4 (6%) — 26 (76%)Jermar Jefferson: 3 (4%) Not only did Swift...
Pride Of Detroit Nov 14, 2021
Jermar Jefferson carted off with ankle injury vs. Steelers

Jermar Jefferson carted off with ankle injury vs. Steelers

Photo by Emilee Chinn/ The Lions rookie back scored a big touchdown, but suffered a bad-looking injury on the same play. With starting Detroit Lions running back Jamaal Williams declared out before the team’s Week 10 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it was a prime opportunity for Lions seventh-round rookie Jermar Jefferson to make a big impact on the game. That’s exactly what happened when Jefferson took a second-quarter hand-off for 28 yards and a touchdown—the second of his young career. Unfortunately for Jefferson, as he was tackled into the end zone, it...

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