• Nate Burleson agrees to restructured contract with Lions

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Feb 22, 2013
    Detroit Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson has restructured his contract for a second straight year. Burleson was limited to six games last season because he broke his right leg. According to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, wide receiver Nate Burleson has also agreed to restructure his contract to stay with the Lions. Burleson writes in a direct message on Twitter to The Associated Press that he redid his deal because he wants to retire with the Lions and to do his part to bring more athletes to the team. The 10-year-veteran also restructured his contract nearly a year ago. He had a career-high 73 receptions in 2011, his second year with the Lions. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

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