Lions name captains for Jets game

Josh Katzenstein
The Detroit News

Allen Park — Tight end Brandon Pettigrew, safety Glover Quin and linebacker Ashlee Palmer will be the Lions' captains for Sunday's game.


Tight end Brandon Pettigrew will represent the offense during the pre-game coin toss.

Pettigrew will represent the offense, Quin the defense and Palmer the special teams for the pre-game coin toss.

The Lions have rotated captains each game this season, and no player wears a "C" patch.