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Lions 53 man Projection

Hello this is my first fanPost and i thought i would just share my "early" thoughts on who i believe will make the lions final 53 man roster

Detroit Lions 53 Man roster Projection

QB

QB Matthew Stafford
QB Shaun Hill
QB Thad Lewis

QB Kellen Moore

RB/FB

RB Reggie Bush
RB Mikel Leshoure
RB Joique Bell
RB Theo Riddick
RB Montell Owens

RB Steven Miller
RB Jahvid Best (PUP)
FB Shaun Chapas

WR

WR Calvin Johnson
WR Nate Burleson
WR Ryan Broyles

WR Mike Thomas
WR Corey Fuller
WR Kris Durham
WR Micheal Spurlock as ur primary KR-PR
WR Devin Thomas
WR Patrick Edwards
WR Matt Willis
WR Terrence Austin
WR Cody Wilson

WR-

TE

TE Brandon Pettigrew
TE Tony Scheffler
TE Michael Williams

TE Joseph Fauria

OT

OT Riley Reiff
OT Corey Hilliard
OT Jason Fox

OT LaAdrian Waddle
OT Austin Holtz

OG/C


OG Rob Sims
OG Larry Warford
OG Bill Nagy
OG Rodney Austin
OG Dylan Gandy
OG Jake Scott
OG Derek Hardman
OG Darren Keyton


C Dominic Raiola
C Leroy Harris

OG/C - i grouped these together because of Harris's ability to play both guard and center if needed i think Austin beats out Gandy and the still injured Nagy for the 5th spot

DE

DE Ziggy Ansah
DE Jason Jones
DE Willie Young
DE Devin Taylor
DE Ronnell Lewis
DE Israel Idonije
DE Braylon Broughton

DE - i think they keep 5 ends and only 3 DTs due to the fact Jones and Idonije can play inside if needed.

DT

DT Ndamukong Suh
DT Nick Fairley
DT C.J. Mosley

DT Ogemdi Nwagbuo
DT Jimmy Saddler-McQueen

LB

LB Stephen Tulloch
LB DeAndre Levy
LB Ashlee Palmer
LB Tahir Whitehead
LB Travis Lewis

LB Carmen Messina
LB Brandon Hepburn
LB Cory Greenwood
LB Jon Morgan
LB Alex Elkins

CB

CB Chris Houston
CB Darius Slay
CB Jonte Green
CB Bill Bentley
CB Ron Bartell
CB Chris Greenwood

CB Ross Weaver
CB D.J. Johnson
CB DeQuan Menzie

S

S Glover Quin
S Louis Delmas
S Don Carey

S John Wendling
S Ricardo Silva
S Amari Spievey
S Tyrell Johnson

S Chris Hope

ST

K David Akers
K Havard Rugland

P Sam Martin
P Blake Clingan

LS Don Muhlbach

This is a FanPost and does not necessarily reflect the views of Pride Of Detroit or its writers.

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