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Lions training camp position previews: Running backs

Lions training camp position previews: Running backs

detnews.com Updated 1 hour ago
The Lions' use of running backs will look thoroughly different under new offensive coordinator Joe Lombardi. When Lombardi was in New Orleans, the Saints mixed in three or four backs each game, as well as a fullback
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