BREAKING: Detroit Lions make decision on Taylor Decker’s fifth-year option

According to reports, the Detroit Lions have decided to exercise the fifth-year option for tackle, Taylor Decker.

From Detroit Lions:

The Detroit Lions announced today that they have exercised the fifth-year option on the contract of T Taylor Decker.

Entering his fourth NFL season, Decker has appeared in 40 career games (40 starts) for Detroit. He was drafted by the Lions in the first round (16th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft out of Ohio State.

This was a move that was expected to take place shortly after the conclusion of the NFL Draft.

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