Week in Review: Jason Hanson retires, Lions host tight end prospects and Barry advances

Posted Apr 6, 2013

Kicker Jason Hanson retires after 21 seasons, the Lions host a pair of tight end prospects and Barry Sanders advances to go head-to-head with Joe Montana in the Madden Cover Vote

It was another busy week for the Detroit Lions with the news of longtime kicker Jason Hanson retiring from the NFL after 21 seasons.

The Lions will hold a farewell press conference Tuesday in Allen Park.

In addition to the big news of Hanson's departure from football, the Lions added depth to the defensive line via free agency continued their offseason player analysis in preparation for the draft.