The NFL regular season is fast approaching, and the roster for the Detroit Lions continues to take shape.
This afternoon, they announced a series of roster moves that has trimmed their roster down to 80 names. Among the moves include releasing WR Darius Jennings, and waiving NT P.J. Johnson, RB Javon Leake, OLB Robert McCray, and QB Jordan Ta’amu:
The #Lions announced today the following roster moves:Featured Videos
Released – WR Darius Jennings
Waived – NT P.J. Johnson, RB Javon Leake, OLB Robert McCray, QB Jordan Ta’amu.
— Detroit Lions (@Lions) August 23, 2021
Four of the five players that were released today had been brought aboard within the past month. The Lions will open the regular season September 12 against the San Francisco 49ers.