Matt Patricia is not asking for patience from Lions fans.After the Lions went from 9-7 in Jim Caldwell’s last year as Detroit’s head coach to 6-10 in Patricia’s first year T.J. Hockenson Jersey 2019 , he is expecting improvement this year, rather than a long rebuilding process.“We’ve got to do it right away,” Patricia said on . “Everyone’s timelines are now. We understand that. But realistically, I think, for us we’re just trying to build it the right way so that we have sustained success once we get it to where we want to go. Certainly for the fans we’re trying to do that as quick as possible.”The Lions were one of the most aggressive teams at the start of free agency White T.J. Hockenson Jersey , quickly signing Trey Flowers, Justin Coleman and Jesse James, among other players. They’re operating this offseason like a team that expects significant improvement in 2019, and not like a team that expects a long rebuilding effort. There will be no holdouts in Detroit." Detroit Lions NewsReport: Darius Slay WILL report to Detroit Lions training campNew,25commentsThere will be no holdouts in Detroit.EDTShare this storyShare this on FacebookShare this on TwitterShareAll sharing optionsShareAll sharing options for:Report: Darius Slay WILL report to Detroit Lions training campTwitterFacebookRedditPocketFlipboardEmailA day after Damon Harrison Sr. told NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero that he will not be holding out during Detroit Lions training camp Youth T.J. Hockenson Jersey , Darius Slay followed suit. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Slay will be reporting to training camp on Thursday, when veterans arrive for the next month of practices. Slay, like Harrison, has two remaining years on his deal T.J. Hockenson Jersey Mens , but no guaranteed money left on those contracts. With the upcoming expiration of the collective bargaining agreement, no NFL player’s future is certain, and it’s likely Slay was looking for some kind of financial security as he inches closer to that dreaded 30-year-old wall. It’s unclear if a deal is imminent for either Slay or Harrison, but the Lions reportedly met with Drew Rosenhaus—the agent for both players—last week. It appears those talks were, at the very least Jahlani Tavai Detroit Lions Jersey , reassuring for both players. Unless another issue comes up, the Lions are now expected to have full attendance when training camp practices open up on Thursday. All of the offseason hand wringing—per usual—was for nothing.