Found November 05, 2012 on isportsweb.com:
Corner Stanford Routt was a big signing this offseason. The Kansas City Chiefs signed him to a big three-year deal worth up to $19.6 million, but today released him. The eighth-year man from Houston is now looking for work, and the Detroit Lions should be giving him a long look.  The 6-foot-1, 200-pound Routt has both size and speed (he ran a 4.27 40-yard dash at the 2005 NFL combine), and while he may not be the player he once was, he can contribute to a banged-up and inexperienced Lions secondary. The 29-year-old veteran could step right into a nickel back spot in Detroit and give the Lions meaningful minutes. The key here is getting him for the right price, and that’s up to GM Martin Mayhew.   Follow me on twitter @ScottPeceny
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