Lions WR Greg Salas left Thursday night's preseason finale with a knee injury and won't return.
The Detroit Free Press' Dave Birkett said TEs Joseph Fauria and Tim Wright are competing for "probably only one spot."
MLive's Kyle Meinke said, "Joique Bell remains the Lions' No. 1 tailback — for now, at least."
Lions placed CB Chris Owens on injured reserve, ending his season.
Lions activated DT Haloti Ngata (hamstring) from the active/PUP list.
Lions activated RB Joique Bell (knee, Achilles') from the active/PUP list.
DetroitLions.com's Tim Twentyman said the acquisition of TE Tim Wright had "nothing to do" with Eric Ebron.
Lions acquired TE Tim Wright from the Buccaneers in exchange for K Kyle Brindza.
ESPN Lions reporter Michael Rothstein expects RB Zach Zenner to play on special teams and get a "few carries here and there" if he makes the roster.
Lions coach Jim Caldwell said RB Joique Bell is "moving along really well" in his recovery from offseason knee and Achilles surgeries.
Lions DE Phillip Hunt "has been one of the team’s best pass rushers" this preseason according to the Detroit Free Press.
Dan Orlovsky is "well ahead" of Kellen Moore for the Lions' backup quarterback job.
Lions LB Tahir Whitehead played as the second-team middle linebacker in the third preseason game.
MLive's Kyle Meinke said Lions RB Zach Zenner's roster spot "should be assured."
Theo Riddick had one carry for three yards in Detroit's third preseason game.