Smoke screen Pt. 1: Reading between the Lions Premium Story

Rod Marinelli
By Nate Caminata
Date: Feb 25, 2007

One writer in Indianapolis summed up the smoke screen process the best, stating teams "send out trial balloons, and hope they explode in their competitor's faces." At the 2007 NFL combine, perhaps no other team is better equipped -- or has taken advantage of the opportunity -- more than the Detroit Lions. Part 1 of a 2 part series inside.

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