Delmas garners NFL honor
ALLEN PARK Strong safety Louis Delmas has been a standout on the Lions secondary and others are noticing. Delmas has been named the NFLs defense rookie of the month for September. It was the first time one of the Lions defensive rookies has been honored since the award started in 1996.
Delmas, a second-round pick out of Western Michigan, is tied for third on the team with 17 tackles. He also has a fumble return for a touchdown and three pass breakups. PAULA PASCHE