Brooks: NFC players on the spot
Bucky Brooks identifies one player on each NFC team facing major pressure to perform in the 2013 campaign. More ...
Schilens now joins a pass-catching group that includes Ryan Broyles, Nate Burleson and the NFL's finest wideout in Calvin Johnson. Schilens also will compete for snaps with Patrick Edwards, Mike Thomas and rookie Corey Fuller as Detroit's quest for a viable second wideout option rages on. Our bet is on Broyles, if he can stay healthy.
The Lions also pondered adding free agents Laurent Robinson and Steve Breaston, according to the team's website, but Detroit's 90-man roster now is full with the signing of Schilens.