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Detroit Lions Are Busy With Roster Moves

The Detroit Lions have signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen after they put defensive end Jason Jones on the IR earlier this week, but that isn’t the the only change the defensive line will see when the team takes the field against the Bears on this Sunday. Defensive tackle D’Anthony Smith will also be joining the lineup. The NFL’s daily transaction report brings  news that...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions Place DL Jason Jones On IR, Sign DL Andre Fluellen

The Detroit Lions officially placed DL Jason Jones on season-ending injured reserve after it was determined that he has a torn patellar tendon. The Lions signed Andre Fluellen to their roster on Monday to replace Jones. Jones, 27, signed a three-year contract worth $9.5 million back in March. Jones offers great versatility, and adding him to an already formidable defensive line...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Release Defensive Tackle Andre Fluellen

After spending about a month with the Bears, Andre Fluellen has been released. He will most certainly get picked up by another team as a camp body with experience but Fluellen is on the downside of his career. He played for both the Lions and Dolphins last season.   The post Chicago Bears Release Defensive Tackle Andre Fluellen appeared first on FFLockerRoom | Fantasy Sports Advice...
Via FF Locker Room
May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears with “No Signs” of Return for Israel Idonije, Release Andre Fluellen

The Chicago Tribune’s Brad Biggs writes Monday that the Chicago Bears show “no signs that indicate [free agent defensive end Israel Idonije] will be returning to the organization.” Idonije, 32, has spent the last nine years of his ten year professional career with the Bears. His first year in the league, 2003, was spent with the Cleveland Browns. The team has expressed interest...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Bears sign Fluellen, Moore, Boggs

The Chicago Bears have signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen, defensive end Kyle Moore and center Taylor Boggs to one-year contracts. The 6-foot-2, 302-pound Fluellen has played in 56 games with six starts over five seasons with Detroit (2008-12) and Miami (2012). He appeared in five games and made six tackles with the Lions and Dolphins last season. The 6-6, 263-pound Moore spent...
Via AP on Fox
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions put DT Williams on IR, sign DT Fluellen

The Detroit Lions have put defensive tackle Corey Williams on injured reserve, ending his season because of an injured right knee. Detroit signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen to take Williams' roster spot. Williams was inactive for a sixth game Sunday at Green Bay. He started in five of seven games this season and made nine tackles. The nine-year veteran had two sacks in...
Via AP on Fox
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Lions re-sign DT Fluellen, free agent CB Lacey

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have re-signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen to a one-year contract. The team confirmed the move Tuesday. Terms were not disclosed. Fluellen has played in 51 games over four seasons with the Lions. Detroit drafted him in the third round of the 2008 NFL draft and he started five games combined in his first two seasons. He has played...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Lions defenders know, like Vikings' Christian Ponder

The Lions might be facing Minnesota's Christian Ponder for the first time today, but two Lions defenders already know quite a bit about the rookie quarterback. Defensive tackle Andre Fluellen played on the same Florida State team with Ponder for one season, and cornerback Alphonso Smith faced Ponder in college.
Via Lions Blog
December 11, 2011  |  Discuss

Encroachment on Fluellen

Yet another penalty, this time on Andre Fluellen. Tons of flags flying today. After the Fluellen penalty, Aaron Rodgers takes a shot at the endzone, a pass targeted to Andrew Quarless. It fell incomplete. Packers now have a second-and-1 at the Lions 1.
Via Lions Blog
November 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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