Zack Follett

CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 12: Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is pursued by Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions during the NFL season opening game at Soldier Field on September 12, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 19-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Retired Lion Follett Says Special Teams Just ‘Giving Themselves Up’

“In all honesty, I’m seeing guys coming down the field and just kind of giving themselves up to the double team,” Follett said during an interview on the Karsch and Anderson show on 97.1 The Ticket.

97.1 The Ticket–10/03/2012

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 17: Coaches check up on Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions after he was injured during a punt return during a game against the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium on October 17, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  Follett was taken off the field on a stretcher. The Giants defeated the Lions 28 - 20. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Lions’ Follett Weighs In On His Hero Seau, Says He’s Glad He Walked Away

“I did have a serious injury, I realized there was more to life than to slave my body for this game. I would be in the same shoes of … ‘what do I really do with my life'” Detroit Lions former linebacker Zack Follett said.

CBS Detroit–05/04/2012

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Detroit Lions Strategy And Personnel 8-4-11

There didn’t seem any way that OLB Zack Follett would ever play in the NFL again. He was momentarily paralyzed after a helmet-to-helmet hit against the Giants last October.

97.1 The Ticket–08/04/2011

CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 12: Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is pursued by Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions during the NFL season opening game at Soldier Field on September 12, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 19-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lions Release LB Follett

The Detroit Lions released linebacker Zack Follett on Wednesday, less than 12 hours after he tweeted he was finished in the NFL.

97.1 The Ticket–08/03/2011

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 17: Coaches check up on Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions after he was injured during a punt return during a game against the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium on October 17, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  Follett was taken off the field on a stretcher. The Giants defeated the Lions 28 - 20. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Zack Follett’s Career With The Lions Over After Neck Injury

Lewand confirms Zack Follett’s release, hours after a message posted on the player’s Twitter feed indicated his injuries forced him to leave the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–08/03/2011

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 17: Coaches check up on Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions after he was injured during a punt return during a game against the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium on October 17, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  Follett was taken off the field on a stretcher. The Giants defeated the Lions 28 - 20. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Strategy And Personnel 8-1-11

There didn’t seem any way that OLB Zack Follett would ever play in the NFL again. He was momentarily paralyzed after a helmet-to-helmet hit against the Giants last October.

97.1 The Ticket–08/01/2011

CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 12: Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is pursued by Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions during the NFL season opening game at Soldier Field on September 12, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 19-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tony Ortiz: Lions Late Round Picks

You’ll see many lists over the next couple of days on the best and worst players drafted by the Lions and the other 31 NFL teams.

97.1 The Ticket–04/25/2011

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Terry Foster’s Blog

Sorry Zack. It is not that deep. You did not need to go through a deep religious tirade. You did not have to go into a deep filibuster about being faithful with your woman. Not […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/26/2011

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Zack Follett Responds To His Stafford Comments

Zack Follett made a comment on a Fresno radio station about Matthew Stafford being a ‘China Doll’. Zack joined Mike Valenti and said he didn’t mean anything with the comments. Zack then responded in a […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/26/2011

CHICAGO - SEPTEMBER 12: Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is pursued by Zack Follett #49 of the Detroit Lions during the NFL season opening game at Soldier Field on September 12, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Lions 19-14. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mike Valenti With Zack Follett

Zack Follett went on a Fresno radio station ESPN Radio 1430 AM and referred to Matthew Stafford as a china doll and wanted to clear the air on the ‘China Doll’ comment. Take a listen […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/25/2011

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