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Where the Lions roster stands: Offense

An overview of the Detroit Lions roster with a focus on the offense.


The Detroit Lions currently have 45 players under contract on offense. Take a look (the final year of each player's contract is listed in parentheses):

Quarterback (4)

Back from last season: Matthew Stafford (2017), Kellen Moore (2014)

New to the team: Dan Orlovsky (2014), James Franklin (2016)

Running back (6)

Back from last season: Reggie Bush (2016), Joique Bell (2016), Theo Riddick (2016), Mikel Leshoure (2014), Montell Owens (2014), Steven Miller (2015)

New to the team: None

Fullback (2)

Back from last season: None

New to the team: Jed Collins (2014), Chad Abram (2016)

Wide receiver (12)

Back from last season: Calvin Johnson (2019), Ryan Broyles (2015), Jeremy Ross (2014), Kevin Ogletree (2014), Kris Durham (2014), Corey Fuller (2015), Pat Edwards (2015), Cody Wilson (2014)

New to the team: Golden Tate (2018), TJ Jones (2017), Naaman Roosevelt (2014), Andrew Peacock (2016)

Tight end (5)

Back from last season: Brandon Pettigrew (2017), Joseph Fauria (2015)

New to the team: Eric Ebron (2017 + team option for 2018), Jordan Thompson (2016), Jacob Maxwell (2016)

Offensive tackle (7)

Back from last season: Riley Reiff (2015 + team option for 2016), LaAdrian Waddle (2015), Corey Hilliard (2014), Michael Williams (2016)

New to the team: Cornelius Lucas (2016), J.B. Shugarts (2014), Bryce Quigley (2016)

Offensive guard (6)

Back from last season: Rob Sims (2014), Larry Warford (2016), Rodney Austin (2015)

New to the team: D.J. Morrell (2016), Alex Bullard (2016), A.J. Dalton (2016)

Center (3)

Back from last season: Dominic Raiola (2014), Darren Keyton (2015)

New to the team: Travis Swanson (2017)

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