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Detroit Lions to give starters about 1 quarter of action in preseason opener against Falcons

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Detroit Lions host Atlanta Falcons in their preseason opener on Friday night. Offensive starters logged around 21-22 snaps in last year's game. Defense's top unit saw about 11 reps for an idea of what to expect. Head coach Dan Campbell: "You just can't mimic game speed and game intensity"
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Detroit Lions to give starters about 1 quarter of action in preseason opener against Falcons

"I’d like to get our starters some reps in this game. Maybe a quarter. There again, you just can’t mimic game speed and game intensity. The only way to get ready for a season is to simulate that intensity," Dan Campbell said.

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Detroit Lions plan to play starters for 1 quarter vs. Falcons in preseason opener

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Detroit Lions to play starters in preseason opener vs. Falcons

The Detroit Lions will open their preseason Friday night against the Atlanta Falcons, and starters will see some action. It's a game week for the Detroit L...

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