DeAndre Levy finally signed the new three-year deal with the Detroit Lions that he agreed to last week on today.
Levy, who would have been an unrestricted free agent without a new contract, got a $3-million signing bonus on a deal worth a maximum of $9.75 million. He counts $2 million against the salary cap this year.
The Lions are less than $2 million under the cap and will...
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 general assumption heading into this offseason was that the Detroit Lions were likely to re-sign only one of their two outside linebackers eligible to become unrestricted free agents.
The logical conclusion was that they'd want to bring back Justin Durant and were more likely to let DeAndre Levy go elsewhere.
On Wednesday, however, the Lions re-signed Levy to a multi-year...
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 [...]
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.
Levy, who turns 26 later this month, was selected by the Lions in the third round (No. 76 overall) in the 2009 NFL Draft out of Wisconsin and was scheduled to hit the open market on March 12. In...
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.
DeAndre Levy plans to sign his restricted free agent tender when he returns to Detroit this weekend for the start of the Lions' off-season conditioning program, a person close to the linebacker said today. Levy, one of 10 returning starters on the Lions defense, will take part in the voluntary workouts, which begin Monday. The Lions gave Levy a second-round tender worth $1.92...
Sure, the Detroit Lions will acknowledge they got a break when linebacker DeAndre Levy grabbed the facemask of Minnesota quarterback Joe Webb on the final play in Sunday's win.
December 12, 2011
Packers now have a second-and-goal scenario at the Lions 4. Lions take a timeout, their second of the half.
Levy returns an interception seven yards, giving Cam Newton his second INT of the game. All the momentum appears to be the Lions' favor right now.