According to reports, the Detroit Lions are releasing their 2019 7th Round draft pick, PJ Johnson.
The #Lions are releasing 7th round pick DT PJ Johnson, source said. A practice squad candidate if he clears
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 31, 2019
Not much of a surprise here as the Lions defensive line is their biggest strength.
Johnson also did not do himself any favors by getting booted from a joint practice by Matt Patricia during training camp.