The player himself took to Twitter and appeared to confirm the move.
After adding offensive players the first couple days of free agency, the Lions have turned their eyes to the other side of the ball.
ESPN’S Mel Kiper Jr. Says Lions Could Still Draft Mike Evans: ‘Golden Tate Is More Of A (No.) 3 Than A (No.) 2′
Kiper evidently feels that Tate will not be enough and that the Lions could still draft the 6-foot-5, 225-pound Evans, who finished his senior season at Texas A&M with 1,394 yards, 69 receptions and 12 touchdowns.
A Detroit Lion since 2010, Willie Young is now a Chicago Bear.
Safety became a definite need for the Lions when they released Louis Delmas earlier this offseason. Delmas played every game for Detroit in 2013 and turned in 64 tackles.
“I love Detroit because Detroit loves me,” Bell said.
With a little help from a lot of snow, the Lions scored big in free agency by signing 25-year-old wide receiver Golden Tate.
A team that already has one of the best rushing tandems in the NFL, the Detroit Lions could soon have the league’s best passing duo, too.
Hanson said the Fords have done what it takes to win but that the people underneath them have been disappointing to them.
The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.