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Vikings training camp preview: Cornerbacks
deciding to go with its young cornerbacks. The Lions enter the season with Darius Slay, a 2013 second-rounder, and Bill Bentley , a 2012 third-rounder, as starters. The team also drafted Nevin Lawson in the fourth round in May. Rashean Mathis
Lions cut CB Houston with 4 years left on contract
second-round pick last year, and Rashean Mathis, who turns 34 next month, this season. A pair of 2012 draft picks - Bill Bentley and Jonte Green - are expected to get a chance to compete for playing time. Detroit wrapped up its minicamp on Thursday
Lions' draft grade will depend on Ebron, secondary
another season out of Rashean Mathis, who turns 34 in August. What's more, they need youngsters such as Darius Slay, Bill Bentley , Chris Greenwood and/or Jonte Green -- all cornerbacks entering their second or third year in the league -- to
How bad was Matt Leinart’s debut with the Bills? Well, he just got cut
sniffed out, he decided to open up the passing game. Not a good idea. Leinart threw a strike to Lions cornerback Bill Bentley . Interception. Series 3: By now the Bills were in a 7-point hole, but all was salvageable. Leinart completed
How did Mayhew do?
trying to come back from a major injury for the third straight year, this time a ruptured Achilles' tendon. Cornerback Bill Bentley (third round) should be considered at least a part-time starter because he fills the nickel-back role. Defensive
Free agency moves will determine Lions' draft pick
Houston definitely will bounce back from a lousy season and that at least one or two of the youngsters (Darius Slay, Bill Bentley , Chris Greenwood or Jonte Green) will emerge as a dependable and durable pro this year. If the Lions decide not to
Reggie Bush on his fumbles: 'It won't happen again'
his left foot. Quin said he has been wearing the boot for several weeks and expects to play Sunday. --- Cornerback Bill Bentley practiced for the first time since suffering a knee injury in the Dallas game on October 27. --- Receiver Nate Burleson
Lions go the gimmick route, sign speedy rugby star
linebacker DeAndre Levy (foot), offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle (ankle), cornerbacks Chris Houston (toe) and Bill Bentley (concussion), and special-teams player John Wendling (ankle). ROSTER UPDATE The Lions will be shorthanded at
Dye: Is Jim Schwartz safe?
that's the position he played for nine years in the NFL. The Lions have drafted four corners in the last two years - Bill Bentley (third round in 2012), Chris Greenwood (fifth round, 2012), Jonte Green (sixth round, 2012) and Slay - but