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Updated Transactions Tracker: Recapping the Month of March

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Earlier this month I posted a rundown of all the moves the Lions had made in order for everybody to keep updated on the latest transactions.  Since then the Lions have continued to make moves, creating a need to update the transactions tracker.  Since the last day of March is here, I figured now is as good of a time as ever to give the original incarnation of this post an update, which can be seen below.

Signings

  • LB Landon Johnson; 1 year (March 20) **NEW**
  • CB Jonathan Wade; 1 year (March 8)
  • WR Brian Clark; 1 year (March 8)
  • DE Kyle Vanden Bosch; 4 years, $26 million with $10 million in 2010 (March 5)
  • WR Nate Burleson; 5 years, $25 million with $11 million guaranteed (March 5)

Re-signings

  • DE Copeland Bryan; 1 year (March 16) **NEW**
  • S Marquand Manuel; 1 year, $805,000 (March 16) **NEW**
  • TE Will Heller; 3 years (March 8)
  • LB Vinny Ciurciu; 1 year (March 5)
  • OT Jon Jansen; 1 year, $860,000 (March 5)

Restricted Free Agent Re-signings (Signed Tenders)

  • CB Kevin Hobbs; 1 year, $1,101,000 (March 31) **NEW**
  • OG Manny Ramirez; 1 year, $1,101,000 (March 29) **NEW**
  • OG Daniel Loper; 1 year, $1,226,000 (March 29) **NEW**
  • DE Jason Hunter; 1 year, $1,759,000 (March 23) **NEW**

Exclusive Rights Free Agent Re-signings

Trades

  • Received from San Francisco: QB Shaun Hill; Sent to San Francisco: 2011 7th-round pick (March 14) **NEW**
  • Received from Atlanta: CB Chris Houston; Sent to Atlanta: 2010 6th-round pick, 2011 conditional 7th-round pick (March 8; Updated on March 15) **UPDATED**
  • Received from Cleveland: DT Corey Williams, 2010 7th-round pick; Sent to Cleveland: 2010 5th-round pick originally belonging to Denver (March 5)

Releases

Unsigned Restricted Free Agents

  • C Dylan Gandy (ROFR & Original Draft Compensation [4th-round pick]) - $1,176,000
  • LB Cody Spencer - Not tendered
  • S Daniel Bullocks (ROFR & Original Draft Compensation [recognized as a 3rd-round pick]) - $1,176,000
  • S Ko Simpson (ROFR & Original Draft Compensation [4th-round pick]) - $1,176,000

Other

  • Offered LB Caleb Campbell (former 7th-round pick for the Lions) a contract (March 11)