Detroit Lions forced to make extreme roster moves due to COVID-19 outbreak

The Detroit Lions have a big problem as they have had seven COVID cases in the past week.

In order to replace those players, the Lions have elevated the following seven players from their practice squad.

CB Corey Ballentine

LB Curtis Bolton

DE Bruce Hector

RB Craig Reynolds

CB Nickell Robey-Coleman

TE Shane Zylstra

The Lions also announced the following roster moves:

-Placed LB Tavante Beckett on practice squad Reserve/Covid-19

-Elevated CB Parnell Motley from the practice squad to the active/inactive list

-Signed RB Rodney Smith from the practice squad and

-Released OT Darrin Paulo from practice squad


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