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Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com reports that the Lions and LB DeAndre Levy have reached an agreement on a multi-year contract.
Levy, 25, is still young enough to develop into a solid contributor, but was really more of a liability last year for the Lions’ defense. Pro Football Focus has him listed as the third-worst qualifying 4-3 outside linebacker last season.
Justin Durant is also set to become an unrestricted free agent, so we’ll have to see if he’s also a part of their future plans.
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DeAndre Levy and the Detroit Lions have agreed on a new, multi-year deal today. Levy started 13 games for the Lions last year and is expecting the full-time starting position at outside linebacker next year. Lions drafted Levy in 2009 out of Wisconsin with the 76th overall pick in the 3rd round. Last year, he played [...]
According to Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com, the Lions have signed linebacker DeAngre Levy to a multi-year extension.
The Lions and linebacker DeAndre Levy have agreed to terms on a new multi-year contract, according to league sources.
— Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) March 6, 2013
The 25 year-old Levy recorded 81 tackles and 1 interceptions in 2012.
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The Detroit Lions agreed to terms on a three-year contract with outside linebacker DeAndre Levy on Wednesday. Tim Twentyman of the team’s official website first reported the news.
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The Detroit Lions re-signed fourth-year linebacker DeAndre Levy to a multi-year deal, Anwar Richardson of Mlive. Terms of Levy's new contract have not been disclosed.
Levy was slated to become an unrestricted free agent next week, but now is the second significant re-signing by the Lions this offseason, Lions offensive tackle Corey Hilliard recently re-signed with the team...
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