Top 10 Defensive Backs In Detroit Lions History

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The Detroit Lions have a long history of elite defensive backs, including several Hall of Famers and NFL legends. Here are the Top 10 in team history.

James Ihedigbo (32) during the second quarter at Qualcomm Stadium. San Diego won 33-28. Mandatory Credit: Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports

The Detroit Lions have had a number of talented players in the defensive backfield over the years, including some of the best defenders in NFL history and five Hall of Famers.

Many of these players spent careers in Detroit that spanned a decade or more, and several were key contributors to NFL Championship teams as well as some of the best defensive teams in franchise and league history.

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