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Lions notes: Harold Landry the favorite for the Lions at 20th overall?

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The Lions may be zeroing in on the Boston College edge rusher.

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  • On Monday evening the NFL announced that the 2018 NFL salary cap has been set at $177.2 million. With the salary cap figure set, that also made franchise tag numbers official. That means the Detroit Lions will be on the hook for $17.1 million if/when Ezekiel Ansah signs his franchise tag offer:

  • Zac Snyder took the new salary cap numbers and figured out how about how much the Lions have to spend in free agency. His estimate: $20.2 million.

  • Lions linebacker Steve Longa sounds pretty excited to have Matt Patricia as the new head coach in Detroit:

  • Happy trails to one referee who was known for big arms and another that was known for throwing an exuberant amount of flags:

  • Who will the New England Patriots select to replace Matt Patricia as defensive coordinator? Answer: Nobody.