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But for now, Wright is seen as the kind of tight end that can be an option in the offense, especially after tight ends have struggled in Detroit in recent years. Tight ends accounted for two touchdowns last season (Fauria had one and Eric Ebron the other).
With the deadline approaching on Tuesday at 4 p.m. for the Lions to cut their roster to 75 players, they made more moves Tuesday morning, releasing wide receiver Anthony Peacock and linebacker Justin Cherocci.
I think it’s a safe bet that if Musburger calls an Alabama game this year he will make sure you know all about Maddie Peterson.
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In preparation for one of the first college football games of the year between Michigan and Utah on Thursday, the Wolverines released their first depth chart on Monday.
Joique Bell and Haloti Ngata both made their long-awaited returns to the practice field on Monday.
With the deadline to slim its roster down to 75 coming on Tuesday, Detroit made several other moves including cuts and activations.
Is it tin foil hat time?
According to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Lions have traded for the Bucs’ Tim Wright, a tight end that has caught 80 passes for 830 yards for and 11 touchdowns in his career.
With many more cuts looming this week, the Lions have agreed to release wide receiver Ryan Broyles.