• Lions inform Nate Burleson he’s being released today

    Summary of 8 articles · Updated Feb 14, 2014
    The Detroit Lions have released wide receiver Nate Burleson, the team confirmed Thursday. Former Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson has been around long enough and was smart enough to know what was coming. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, the Lions have informed wide receiver Nate Burleson that he’s being released today. Burleson should be able to find work in the NFL soon, as he’s been productive when well. Twentyman reports that the Lions are expected to move on from Burleson for good, which would end his run in Detroit after four years and 194 catches. Burleson, who will celebrate his 33rd birthday with a plethora of free pizza this summer, will try to catch on somewhere else. It is an unfortunate ending for him with Detroit, though, almost more because of what he meant to the Lions off the field as much as on it.
    • Lions cut Burleson, avoid $7.5M cap charge

      The Detroit Lions have released veteran wide receiver Nate Burleson and safety Louis Delmas.
      Source: ESPN.com
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      Over the phone earlier this week, Nate Burleson sounded genuinely excited. Unlike a season ago, when he had to continue to rehabilitate his broken leg, he was healthy. He was fresh. And right after the Super Bowl ended, he had the pangs to start trainin…
      Source: ESPN.com

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