The Lions are expected to look to the draft for Hill’s replacement.
Backup quarterback Shaun Hill could be leaving the Lions for a team closer to his offseason home of Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.
The Minnesota Vikings have a chance to maintain at least a share of the NFC North lead with a victory against the Detroit Lions. The Lions are struggling and the Vikings enter with momentum from a victory over the San Francisco 49ers.
The Jets No. 2 man may get the hype, but the only Superman that will save the day coming off the bench is Shaun Hill.
Champ: Shaun Hill for coming in for an injured Matthew Stafford and throwing two TD passes.
The Lions should get the picture now. There is no such thing as a gimme in the NFL.
Shaun Hill saw his most extended work of the preseason Saturday and scuffled.
A report on the Detroit Lions’ website says offensive tackle Jeff Backus and backup quarterback Shaun Hill have agreed to two-year contracts to stay with the team.
Quarterback Shaun Hill had back surgery last week, not finger surgery, as was originally reported. Despite the surgery, Hill has done some light throwing and jogging at team workouts this week.
Shaun Hill insisted he wasn’t trying to make a statement.