Posing for cameras following his celebratory news conference, Ndamukong Suh tried on a Miami Dolphins cap, shook his head and removed it.
“I could really give good three years without falling back or losing anything,” Ngata said Wednesday.
News broke Sunday, during the three-day negotiating period that precedes free agency, that Suh and the Dolphins had come to an agreement.
As a fan long before he was a player and manager, Ausmus can see how fans might be upset at the recent departures of Scherzer and Suh.
Suh is one of 18 players not on the roster who will get paid by the Lions this year.
Much like when LeBron James left Cleveland for South Beach, fans revolted and burned their LeBron jerseys.
Even if they had re-signed Suh, the Lions would have needed to add at least two defensive tackles, either through free agency or the draft.
Champ: Ndamukong Suh for being able to get the biggest deal for a defensive player in NFL history.
Lawrence Jackson, a first-round pick out of USC in 2008, has never been shy about offering his opinions on his Twitter feed.
“For them it’s just a great way to kind of say how they feel without saying too much and kind of get the conversation going,” Zipp said.