Mikel Leshoure rushed eight times for 44 yards in the Lions' third preseason game Friday night.
Mikel Leshoure has received a "surprising number of first-team reps" in camp.
Mikel Leshoure is the No. 3 running back on the Lions unofficial depth chart.
Mike Leshoure reported to training camp at 242 pounds.
MLive.com's Justin Rogers doesn't envision Mikel Leshoure "having any role" in the Lions' offense "unless there's an injury."
Mikel Leshoure enters camp "seemingly entrenched" as the Lions' No. 4 tailback, behind Reggie Bush, Joique Bell, and Theo Riddick.
Lions RB Mikel Leshoure expects to be more involved in the Lions' offense this season.
Lions RB Mikel Leshoure has seen an increase in offseason reps with Joique Bell battling a lingering knee injury.
Mikel Leshoure skipped voluntary workouts this week due to a "personal issue."
Mikel Leshoure is skipping voluntary workouts this week.
Lions GM Martin Mayhew has "zero interest" in trading Mikel Leshoure.
Lions GM Martin Mayhew said at the Combine Friday that Mikel Leshoure will have a clean slate coming into 2014.
Mikel Leshoure said he wants to be "somewhere they’re going to feed me the rock and I can go eat, man."
Lions OC Scott Linehan says he believes Mikel Leshoure has a very bright future.