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Lions establish 53-man roster

The Detroit Lions have finalized their 53-man roster (for now, anyway).

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The Detroit Lions have completed all of their cuts for the day and now have a 53-man roster. The roster will likely continue to change over the next few days, but for now, this is how the team looks:

QB Matthew Stafford
QB Dan Orlovsky
QB Kellen Moore

RB Reggie Bush
RB Joique Bell
RB Theo Riddick

FB Jed Collins
FB Montell Owens

WR Calvin Johnson
WR Golden Tate
WR Kevin Ogletree
WR Ryan Broyles
WR Jeremy Ross
WR Corey Fuller

TE Brandon Pettigrew
TE Joseph Fauria
TE Eric Ebron

OT Riley Reiff
OT LaAdrian Waddle
OT Corey Hilliard
OT Cornelius Lucas

OG Rob Sims
OG Larry Warford

C Dominic Raiola
C Travis Swanson
DE Ziggy Ansah
DE Jason Jones
DE Devin Taylor
DE Larry Webster
DE George Johnson

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

LB DeAndre Levy
LB Stephen Tulloch
LB Tahir Whitehead
LB Kyle Van Noy
LB Ashlee Palmer
LB Travis Lewis
CB Darius Slay
CB Rashean Mathis
CB Bill Bentley
CB Cassius Vaughn
CB Nevin Lawson

S Glover Quin
S James Ihedigbo
S Don Carey
S Isa Abdul-Quddus
S Jerome Couplin

K Nate Freese

P Sam Martin

LS Don Muhlbach

Here is a list of Saturday's transactions:


  • RB Mikel Leshoure
  • RB George Winn
  • FB Emil Igwenagu
  • WR Kris Durham
  • WR Andrew Peacock
  • WR Patrick Edwards
  • TE Jordan Thompson
  • TE Michael Egnew
  • OT Michael Williams
  • OG Garrett Reynolds
  • OG Rodney Austin
  • OG Darren Keyton
  • DE Darryl Tapp
  • DT Andre Fluellen
  • DT Jimmy Saddler-McQueen
  • DT Xavier Proctor
  • LB Julian Stanford
  • LB Brandon Hepburn
  • LB Shamari Benton
  • CB Chris Greenwood
  • CB Mohammed Seisay
  • S Nate Ness

What do you think of the Lions' 2014 53-man roster?

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