Lions complete cut list to pare down to 53
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/30/2014) The Lions have announced all their cuts in getting their roster down to 53.
The offensive players released are fullback Chad Abram, quarterback James Franklin, linemen Michael Williams, Garrett Reynolds and Darren Keyton, wide receiver Kris Durham, running backs George Winn and Michael Egnew.
The defenders gone are cornerbacks Chris Greenwood, Mohammed Seisay, Nate Ness, Aaron Hester and Jonte Green, end Darryl Tapp and linebacker Shamari Benton.
Placekicker Giorgio Tavecchio and punter Drew Butler have also been cut.