11:06 PM EST, Wed March 04, 2015
Detroit Lions won't use franchise tag on Ndamukong Suh

Detroit Lions won't use franchise tag on Ndamukong Suh

The Detroit Lions will not place the franchise tag on Ndamukong Suh according to the team web site. The deadline to use the tag is 4 p.m. today. The Lions would have had to pay $26.8 million to Suh for the 2015 season if they used the tag. The team will continue to negotiate with him. He can become a free agent at 4 p.m. on March 10. It's likely the defensive tackle will demand the type of money defensive end J.J. Watt got from the Houston Texans — six years for $100 million with $51.7 million guaranteed. That is similar to defensive tackle Gerald McCoy who signed an...

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