The Detroit Lions are adding cheerleaders to Ford Field in the upcoming season.
Tryouts start with the preliminary round 8 a.m. this Saturday at Ford Field followed by callbacks on Sunday. It will wrap up with a final round of tryouts and one-on-one interviews Monday.
The Detroit Lions Cheerleaders will be led by director Rebecca Girard-Smoker. She was dance team director with the Pistons and their team, “Automotion,” for 10 years and also directed the Detroit Pride Cheerleaders for a couple years.