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Notes: Glover Quin’s contract extension saves Lions over $1.4 million in 2017

The Lions created a little more cap room for this year.

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  • Details on Glover Quin’s two-year extension are out, thanks to ESPN’s Michael Rothstein. According to Rothstein, Quin’s 2017 cap hit decreased from $7.8 million to $6.4 million, with hits of $6.5 million in 2018 and $7.9 million in 2019.

  • The Lions defensive line got a little more healthy, as Jeremiah Valoaga was removed from the PUP list and practiced Friday morning:

  • Darius Slay got a little love from Pro Football Focus on Friday:

  • It looks like a handful of players were happy that Chad Johnson stopped by training camp practice on Friday:

  • In case you missed it from yesterday, Ryan Tannehill collapsed on the field yesterday after his leg buckled out from underneath him. There is still no clear prognosis on his leg—the same leg that suffered a sprain ACL and MCL last year—but this can’t be a good sign for the Miami Dolphins:

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