Lions | Harrington Focusing on Returning to Health Thu, 1 Sep 2005 03:47:58 -0700
Jim Spadafore, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions QB Joey Harrington (groin) is questionable for the team's preseason finale due to a groin injury. Harrington, who did not practice Wednesday, Aug. 31, does not believe it is a big deal if he does not play. He said his focus right now is getting healthy. In three preseason games, Harrington has hit 23-of-33 passes for 252 yards, no touchdowns and no interceptions.
Lions | Garcia Expected to Start Final Preseason Game Thu, 1 Sep 2005 03:47:34 -0700
Jim Spadafore, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions QB Jeff Garcia is expected to start the team's final preseason game. He is 18-of-35 for 185 yards with one touchdown and three interceptions in the team's three previous preseason games.
Jim Spadafore, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions rookie WR Mike Williams has been busy studying the team's playbook. He admitted he did not do it much early on and found himself making more and more mistakes. He said he would like to be further along than he currently is in knowing the offense.
Jim Spadafore, of the Detroit News, reports Detroit Lions DE James Hall (shoulder) looked all right in his return Wednesday, Aug. 31.
Lions | Rainer Suffers Back Injury in Auto Accident Thu, 1 Sep 2005 03:46:15 -0700
Nicholas J. Cotsonika, of the Detroit Free Press, reports Detroit Lions LB Wali Rainer (back) was rear-ended before the team's preseason game Monday, Aug. 29. A semi slammed into the back of his SUV. He said his back is real sore and he is going to a chiropractor to make sure everything is in the right place.