ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have re-signed long snapper Don Muhlbach to a one-year contract.
The Lions announced the deal Friday.
Muhlbach has spent the past 11 seasons with the Lions. He was named to the NFC Pro Bowl team following the 2012 season. Last year, he played his 150th game with Detroit. He's now played 164, which is tied for 13th on the team's career list...
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February 27, 2015
The Detroit Lions' Mr. Reliable, longer snapper Don Muhlbach, is returning for his 12th NFL season.
The Lions announced Friday that they have re-signed Muhlbach, 33, to a one-year contract.
Muhlbach, a Pro Bowler in 2013, has played in 164 games with the Lions, tied for 13th-most in team history. His consistently accurate snaps are a big plus for the Lions' special-teams units.
The Lions have elected to keep the band together, re-signing Long Snapper Don Muhlbach to a 1-year deal. His contract will be for around one million dollars according to DetroitLions.com’s Tim Twentyman.
His work will likely go without major recognition in 2015 as does most long snappers. The average fan will only know his name if he blows a game with a bad snap.
Muhlbach is a...
Mr. Dependable is coming back to the Detroit Lions for the 11th consecutive year.
Don Muhlbach -- who? -- might not be known to the casual fan, but he is as consistent as any player on the Lions' roster.
Nobody is taken for granted more than this guy.
Muhlbach, the longer snapper, simply does his job with near perfection time after time after time.
Bad snaps for him have been as...
Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com reports that the Lions have re-signed LS Don Muhlbach to a one-year contract
Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that Muhlbach receives minimum salary contract worth $1.02 million and a $65,000 signing bonus.
Muhlbach, 32, signed a similar contract in each of the past two years. He was undrafted free agent out of Texas A&...