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Lions' Penei Sewell: Working out at team facility

Sewell (illness) has been working out at the Lions' facilities in advance of offseason training camp, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports. Sewell's rookie campaign ended on a low note due to a thumb injury plus a short stint on the reserve/COVID-19 list. However, the 21-year-old looks to be healthy now and shouldn't face any restrictions for the Lions' formal workouts this spring and summer.

Lions offensive tackle Penei Sewell ranks solidly on Pro Football Focus’ Top 101

Lions offensive tackle Penei Sewell had a nice rookie season, and Pro Football Focus has recognized him thusly. The Detroit Lions were ecstatic when they got Penei Sewell with the seventh overall pick in the 2021 draft. With the extra challenge of having to move to left tackle (albeit his college position) on short notice then back to right tackle when Taylor Decker was healthy, he had a fine rookie season.
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Notes: Penei Sewell makes PFF top 101 players of 2021

In an era of Detroit football where you’re not likely to see a Lion make a top list of anything, Penei Sewell sure has made his mark. The offensive tackle and seventh overall pick landed on the PFF Top 101, which features the best 101 individual performances—no matter the position.

Penei Sewell Named to PFWA All-Rookie Team

Penei Sewell was the first draft selection general manager Brad Holmes made during his tenure with the Detroit Lions. When the pick was made, Holmes celebrated excitedly, and was filmed slamming a table as the talented lineman fell to Detroit at No. 7 overall in the 2021 NFL Draft. On...

Frank Ragnow Knew Penei Sewell Was 'Gonna Be Special' from Day One

As rookie offensive lineman Penei Sewell emerged as one of the top linemen in professional football, his injured teammate could only stand by and smile. Center Frank Ragnow, who knows a thing or two about what it takes to succeed in the NFL, was nursing what he revealed to be a ruptured tendon in his foot, and was unable to suit up for most of the 2021 season. Though he wasn’t on the field, he still took stock in teammates like Sewell.