Found August 23, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
Today Adam Caplan reported that recently signed Wide Receiver Chaz Schilens has been released with four other players. According to Kyle Meinke those players are listed below: @kmeinke: Lions have released Domonique Johnson, Chaz Schilens, Derek Hardman, John Drew and Ross Weaver. Must get down to 75 by 4 pm Tuesday @caplannfl: Lions released five […]
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