2020 Schedule

2020 Schedule

Free Agency is right around the corner and some big names may be on the move!

On this edition of NFL Live the crew discusses what big name QB's could be on the move this offseason, could Jimmy G really get traded from San Francisco? Will Dak finally get a new contract in Dallas? And, Jalen Hurts is looking more and more like the starter in Philly, will that work out for the Eagles?

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

The Lions have cut LB Christian Jones, saving just over $2.5 million in cap space according to Over The Cap. He started 42 of the 45 games he played in Detroit, making 177 tackles with three sacks and eight passes defended. Detroit also cut OL Russell Bodine, who opted out of the 2020 season. Cornerback Mike Ford, who had a defined role on special teams the past two seasons, was re-signed as he was a restricted free agent.

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Lions have had trade discussions with other teams regarding their backup QB Chase Daniel, per sources. Daniel has been considered an ideal mentor for young QBs, something he learned from Drew Brees during their time together in New Orleans.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Round 9: Dicaire was at her most aggressive and a late flurry might have stolen this round for her, but she'll need more here to win the title. Dicaire 10-9. 89-83 Shields.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions tender Pro Bowl punter Jack Fox, LB/FB Jason Cabinda and OT Matt Nelson. All are exclusive rights free agents.

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Lions have informed starting CB Desmond Trufant that he will be released at the start of the league year later this month, per source.

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Source: Lions, ex-Raiders WR Williams get deal

Free-agent wide receiver Tyrell Williams reached agreement on a one-year deal worth up to $6.2 million with the Lions, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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Ex-Wisconsin WR Cephus files suit against school

Former Wisconsin wide receiver Quintez Cephus said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday against the university that he was used as a scapegoat during a sexual assault investigation that resulted in his temporary expulsion.

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26dMichael Rothstein

Stafford: Trade request 'hardest conversation'

Matthew Stafford, in his first public comments since being dealt to the Rams, said his trade request from the Lions was "probably the hardest conversation I've ever had in my life" and admitted he was not expecting to be traded to Los Angeles.

Zach Wilson to the Jets in McShay's Mock Draft 2.0 (3:44)
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30dMichael Rothstein

Megatron hopeful of mending issues with Lions

Calvin Johnson, newly elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, said Sunday that he has spoken with Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp, the first real acknowledgment of fences being mended between the franchise and its former star wide receiver.

Team Stats

Passing Yards256.510th
Rushing Yards93.730th
Points For23.619th
Points Against32.41st