As Detroit Lions ATI training camp draws closer, another type of Lions training camp kicked off this week. The Detroit Lions Cheerleaders finalists practiced for the first time as a full group at Ford Field.
2016 ATI DETROIT LIONS TRAINING CAMP
It was announced this week that the 2016 ATI Detroit Lions training camp will open on Friday, July 29. Click here for the open practice schedule and detailed information. With camp less than two weeks away, Tim Twentyman's training camp previews kicked off with a look at the quarterbacks and defensive tackles:
GET TO KNOW THE ROOKIES
Nicknames, college major, favorite athlete of all time? Safety Miles Killebrew and Center Graham Glasgow were this week's participants. Check out their answers below:
TEEING IT UP WITH TWENTYMAN
The Open wasn't the only golf tournament happening this week. Tim Twentyman's annual closest to the pin challenge continued with wide receiver Ryan Spadola and Manager of Groundskeeping & Facility Operations Charlie Charlie Coffin:
LIONS HOST SPECIAL OLYMPICS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP
Lions Youth Football hosted a Special Olympics Michigan camp at Ford Field on Tuesday.
OTHER NOTEWORTHY ITEMS:
- How well do Lions players know their teammates?
- See then & now headshots of several Lions for #TransformationTuesday
- Summer film sessions with Geoff Schwartz continued with a breakdown of Eagles DT Fletcher Cox
- Watch this week's Throwback Thursday video - Barry Sanders' 1991 highlights
- Tim Twentyman took a look at the top 20 players the Lions will face this season.
- Whoever wins the starting safety job alongside Glover Quin will benefit from the veteran's leadership.
- Round by round, Mike O'Hara identifies rookie challenges, matchups and a comparison to recent Lions rookies.