BREAKING: Detroit Lions announce several roster moves

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With Thursday’s loss to the Minnesota Vikings still lingering, the Detroit Lions have made several roster moves in preparation for their upcoming game against the Baltimore Ravens.

On Monday, the Lions announced they have promoted both WR Bradley Marquez and S Rolan Milligan from the practice squad to the active roster and have signed WR Jace Billingsley and S Stefan McClure to the practice squad. In addition, G Joe Dahl, who is on Reserve/Injured, returned to practice.

From Detroit Lions:

Billingsley began the season on Detroit’s practice squad before appearing in two games with the club on the active roster. He originally entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Lions in 2016 out of Eastern Oregon.

McClure comes to the Lions after most recently playing in seven games for the Washington Redskins this season. Prior to Washington, he spent time as a member of the Indianapolis Colts practice squad in 2016, where he originally entered the NFL as an undrafted rookie free agent out of California.


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2 NFC teams Detroit Lions fans should be rooting hard against

Other than tonight’s Monday Night Football game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Houston Texans, Week 12 is in the books and the NFL Playoff picture is becoming more clear.

Of course, for the Detroit Lions (6-5) and their fans, only the NFC really matters, and at this point, they are on the outside looking in.

As you can see, the Lions currently sit at the No. 8 spot in the NFC, two places below where they must get to earn a Wild Card berth. So, how can the Lions move up and grab the No. 6 spot before the season ends? It’s quite simple, actually.

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