According to Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com, After trading for cornerback Kevin Barnes, the Detroit Lions are now looking to make a deal to add a running back to their roster.
Lions traded for CB Kevin Barnes Mon and may not be deal dealing. Teams say Detroit GM Martin Mayhew making calls looking for a RB
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) August 28, 2012
With future of Jahvid Best in question as well as Kevin Smith being banged up, the Lions need to add another back to their current stable.