Lions’ fans will get their first look at this year’s team on the practice field a week from Monday on July 29th. Yesterday, the club announced it will open a total of 8 training camp practices to the public free of charge. There will be an early preview and access to practice July 26th through the 28th for season-ticket and suite holders and club seat members. This coming Monday, rookies report to the Lion’s training facility in Allen Park with veterans then showing up on Thursday. Detroit’s pre-season opener is August Ninth at Ford Field with the Lions taking on the New York Jets.