Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 3/19/12
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UPDATE: The Lions did not release monetary terms, but ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Jeff Backus' deal is worth $10MM over two seasons. $10 million bones is a little more than I expected the Lions to pay, but it's still a very reasonable deal for a starting left tackle.

Original post: After making no news early in NFL free agency, the Detroit Lions have gotten busy. A pair of veterans returned to the fold on St. Patrick's Day.

First to return was backup quarterback Shaun Hill, as word broke he had come to an two year agreement with the team.

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