Commentary

2010 Detroit Lions preview

There are signs of life with Stafford, Johnson and Suh, but plenty of work to be done

Originally Published: September 3, 2010
By Gary Horton | Special to ESPN Insider

Gary Horton is the founder of Scouts, Inc. and has spent more than two decades around the game of football. In advance of the 2010 NFL season, he offers a look at the offensive and defensive philosophies of every team, among other observations. ESPN television talent use these same files to help them prepare for the season. You can find all teams, as posted, archived to the right; you can find them on one page by going here.


For Horton's take on Matthew Stafford, Jahvid Best and Ndamukong Suh, plus the holes that must be addressed on defense, you must be an ESPN Insider.

Gary Horton spent 10 years in the NFL as a scout and another 10 years at the college level as an assistant coach and recruiter. He is the founder and most seasoned member of the Scouts Inc. staff, and his extensive experience at all levels of football make him an excellent talent evaluator.