First-year center who rejoins the Lions in 2014 as a free agent after participating in the team’s training camp in 2013.
2012: Named team Offensive Upfront Co-Player of the Year after starting all 13 games at right guard. Part of an offensive line that averaged 6.2 yards per play, ranking second best in the Mid-American Conference.
2011: Starting center for season opener against SCSU before resuming duties at right guard for the rest of the season.
2010: Started at right guard in eight games as a sophomore.
2009: Competed in all 14 games, making three starts at center and also seeing action on special teams.
Three-year starter at Traverse City West (Mich.) High School where he was ranked as the No. 43 prospect on the Detroit Free Press Fab 50. Helped lead his team to a Big North Conference title and state playoff berth as a junior.
LaAdrian Waddle is spending this offseason rehabilitating his left knee that required surgery after the season and completing work on his degree.
Wide receiver Golden Tate’s former teammates in Seattle aren’t surprised at all by the career season he had in Detroit.
NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino, confirmed Thursday that the Detroit Lions have made a proposal to the competition committee to expand instant replay.
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is joining with the city of Detroit and S.A.Y. Detroit to revive an abandoned recreation center in Northeast Detroit. Tori Petry reports on the story.