Detroit Lions sign former Pro Bowl LS Jake McQuaide

According to a report from Aaron Wilson, the Detroit Lions have signed LS Jake McQuaide. Wilson is reporting that the Lions have signed McQuaide to a one-year, $1.317 million deal, with a $152,500 signing bonus, and a $1.165 million base salary. McQuaide, who is 35, is going into this 13th NFL season. He previously spent time with the Cowboys and Rams. He went to the Pro Bowl following the 2016 and 2017 seasons.

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Key Points

  1. The Lions have signed McQuaide to a one-year deal worth $1.317 million, with a signing bonus of $152,500 and a base salary of $1.165 million.
  2. McQuaide, who is 35 years old, is entering his 13th season in the NFL and has previously played for the Dallas Cowboys and Los Angeles Rams.
  3. He earned Pro Bowl honors in both the 2016 and 2017 seasons and is considered a reliable and experienced long snapper, a crucial position in the game of football.

Why it Matters for Jake McQuaide and Detroit Lions

Scott Daly, who is under contract through the 2023 season, served as the Lions’ long snapper in 2022, but it appears as if the team could be looking to upgrade, as they have reportedly signed Jake McQuaide. It will be interesting to see if if the Lions decide to move on from Daly to roll with McQuaide in 2023.

Bottom Line: Lions have added a new long snapper to their roster

The Lions have signed 35-year-old long snapper Jake McQuaide to a one-year deal worth $1.317 million, including a signing bonus of $152,500 and a base salary of $1.165 million. McQuaide, who previously played for the Cowboys and Rams, earned Pro Bowl honors in 2016 and 2017. The move suggests that the Lions may be looking to upgrade the position, currently held by Scott Daly, for the 2023 season. It remains to be seen if McQuaide will replace Daly as the team’s long snapper.

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