NFL Free Agency will begin in the coming weeks and all of the madness will begin on the afternoon of March 12. As the free agency period approaches, FanSided.com will be providing a list of all 32 teams upcoming free agents.
Up next is the Detroit Lions.
Detroit’s roster is loaded with free agents including a number of valuable starters. The team has three candidates — Louis Delmas, Cliff Avril and Gosder Cherilus — for the franchise tag. It will be interesting to see how the Lions approach free agency and to see how many of their free agents they are able to resign.
Here are the Lions 2013 free agents:
- Louis Delmas — Safety — UFA
- Cliff Avril — Defensive End — UFA
- Gosder Cherilus — Offensive Tackle — UFA
- Corey Williams — Defensive Tackle — UFA
- Willie Young — Defensive End — RFA
- Justin Durant — Linebacker — UFA
- DeAndre Levy — Linebacker — UFA
- Chris Houston — Cornerback — UFA
- Amari Spievey — Safety — RFA
- Nick Harris — Punter — UFA
- Jason Hanson — Kicker — UFA
- Dylan Gandy — Guard — UFA
- Kevin Smith — Running Back — UFA
- Stefan Logan — Running Back/Return Man — UFA
- Jacob Lacey — Cornerback — UFA
- Drayton Florence — Cornerback — UFA
- Kassim Osgood — Wide Receiver — UFA
- Sammie Hill — Defensive Tackle — UFA
- Pat Lee — Cornerback — UFA
- Lawrence Jackson — Defensive End — UFA
- Will Heller — Tight End — UFA
- Corey Hilliard — Offensive Tackle — UFA
- Jason Fox — Offensive Tackle — RFA
- Andre Fluellen — Defensive Tackle — UFA
- Jerome Harrison — Running Back — UFA
- Don Muhlbach — Long Snapper — UFA
Which players do the Lions need to focus on re-signing and which players will attract the most attention on the free agent market? Let us know your thoughts by sounding off in the comments section.
Be sure to stay tuned to FanSided.com as we build up to free agency and fill you in on your favorite team’s questions and needs.