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Lions Camp Blitz: Kitna, Camp Battles, More
Some of the first things you notice at Lions training camp are the changes that have been made to the offense to protect quarterback Jon Kitna, not to mention the ball. In Mike Martz's offense the past two years, the Lions rarely ran the ball. Opponents pinned their ears back and came after Kitna, who often took seven-step drops and stood there waiting for deep routes to develop, a sitting duck. Now that Jim Colletto has replaced Martz as offensive coordinator, the Lions plan to be more balanced to keep opponents off-balance. There will be more three-step drops and quick throws, and Kitna, Dan Orlovsky and Drew Stanton won't be stationary. They will be moving targets with roll outs and bootlegs. "We're going to make them honor the quarterback," Colletto said. "All those guys can run good enough. They're not Michael Vicks, but they can run good enough. You leave them alone, they're going to make some yards. He isn't going to be in the same place all the time." Kitna is all for...
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