Lions placed TE Brandon Pettigrew (ACL) on the reserve/PUP.
Retired WR Calvin Johnson will participate in the next season of "Dancing With the Stars."
Lions placed LB Jon Bostic on injured reserve with a broken foot, ending his season.
Lions placed LS Jimmy Landes on injured reserve with a shoulder injury, ending his season.
ESPN Lions reporter Michael Rothstein believes Anquan Boldin would benefit if TE Eric Ebron (ankle) was forced to miss time.
Lions acquired OG Brandon Thomas from the 49ers in exchange for WR Jeremy Kerley.
Zach Zenner had three carries for 13 yards in Detroit's third preseason game.
Lions TE Cole Wick caught two passes for 20 yards in the third preseason game.
Theo Riddick rushed three times for 35 yards and caught 1-of-2 targets for seven yards in the Lions' third preseason game.
Marvin Jones caught 3-of-6 targets for 25 yards in the Lions' third preseason game.
Anquan Boldin caught 3-of-5 targets for 22 yards in Detroit's third preseason game.
Golden Tate caught 3-of-5 passes for 29 yards in Detroit's third preseason game.
Matthew Stafford completed 14-of-23 passes for 95 yards and an interception in Detroit's third preseason game.
Ameer Abdullah had four carries for 16 yards in the Lions' third preseason game.
Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official website reports Marvin Jones and Matthew Stafford have had "terrific chemistry" all through training camp.