The rookies reported back to Lions headquarters Monday. They will go through their first practice with the veterans today. Much media attention will be on how Matthew Stafford looks next to Daunte Culpepper and Drew Stanton. After rookie orientation May 3, GM Martin Mayhew gave his thoughts on why top QB prospects have failed in the past. "They get drafted early by teams that haven't been successful, and then they get rushed onto the field," Mayhew said. So how do the Lions break the pattern? They plan to play Stafford when he's ready and the best quarterback.
QB Stafford gets to take the field will vets today.
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