PRO: Eight-year pro who has played in 95 career games (71 starts) after spending his first seven years in St. Louis and part of 2012 in Oakland.
PERSONAL: Attended Renaissance High School in Detroit.
Though he is playing the role of mentor to Detroit's young cornerbacks, veteran Ron Bartell says he has plenty in the tank to contribute on the field
Bartell, a ninth-year veteran, says this is the most talented group of young cornerbacks he's been around in his entire career
Cornerback Ron Bartell, who signed with the Lions in December, provides a veteran - and local - presence within the locker room
WR Golden Tate talks about his season turning around after facing Chicago earlier in the season and how he values team goals over personal performance.
WR TJ Jones talks about how he benefits from playing with veterans like Anquan Boldin as well as how he worked toward improving while on the practice squad.