Report: Detroit Lions work out TE Cole Herdman August 18, 2020 by Don Drysdale Sharing is caring! Facebook Twitter Email According to the NFL daily transaction report, the Detroit Lions worked out tight end Cole Herdman on Tuesday. Herdman, who is 25, played his college ball at Purdue, where he caught 91 passes for 1,010 yards in his four-year career, which ended in 2018. SUBSCRIBE! You have Successfully Subscribed!