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Detroit Lions — George Winn, Rodney Austin among 10 named to practice squad

Detroit Lions — George Winn, Rodney Austin among 10 named to practice squad

All familiar names and no surprises among the 10 players the Detroit Lions named to the practice squad Sunday. All 10 had been cut as the Lions got to 53 men on Saturday and had to clear waivers. The 10 are:  G Rodney Austin, FB Emil Igwenagu, S Nate Ness, WR Andrew Peacock, DT Xavier Proctor, CB Mohammed Seisay, LB Julian Stanford, TE Jordan Thompson, T Michael Williams and RB George Winn. Austin was in a battle with Travis Swanson at the guard/center position. Austin, who was undrafted out of Elon, was on the practice squad in 2013 until he was signed to the active roster in late...
Sean Yuille / Pride Of Detroit 15 hours ago

Lions practice squad: 10 players signed

The Detroit Lions have announced their initial practice squad for the 2014 season. A day after making their final roster cuts to get down to 53 players, the Detroit Lions established their practice squad by signing the following 10 players: RB George WinnFB Emil IgwenaguWR Andrew PeacockTE Jordan ThompsonOT...

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