Forward Down the Field--Lions Kick Off Preseason

August 9, 2013

"Nobody is saying 'playoffs or bust' out loud, but a few players have dropped the 'p'-word."

--Fox 2 sports reporter Jennifer Hammond

The Lions kick off the preseason Friday night against the New York Jets at Ford Field. Detroit is aiming for the playoffs after winning just four games last year. The team made several moves in the off-season to improve its defense and its running game. Fox 2's Jennifer Hammond has been watching the Lions practice at their training camp in Allen Park. WDET's Pat Batcheller asked her how they look so far. Click on the audio link above to hear the conversation.