NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Detroit Lions
Nov 24, 2016; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Haloti Ngata (92) smiles during the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field. Lions win 16-13. Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

Haloti Ngata, 33-year-old, 5 time pro bowl defensive tackle plans to play in the 2017 season according to Albert Breer of

Breer tweeted that Ngata had informed the Lions of his intention over the last couple of weeks. Coming into this offseason, Lions brass were uncertain if Ngata would return.

Lions fans on Twitter had didn’t seem to love the news:


What do you think Nation? Are you happy that there may be a whole lota Ngata returning this year?