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Lions prez says stance on DV hasn't changed

Detroit Lions team president Rod Wood told reporters in Arizona on Tuesday night the franchise's zero tolerance policy on domestic violence hasn't changed.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions team president Rod Wood told reporters in Arizona that GM Bob Quinn will be at Tennessee pro day. That's where potential first round pick Derek Barnett and running back Alvin Kamara will be working out.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Lions GM Bob Quinn told his team's website that the franchise is in the "very early stages" of negotiating a contract extension with quarterback Matthew Stafford. He said the process will take "months, not weeks." Stafford is entering the final year of his contract in 2017.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

According to reporters at the league meetings, Lions GM Bob Quinn said he did not meet with RB Joe Mixon at Oklahoma pro day, that was RB coach David Walker.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Free agent OT Nick Becton visited with the Lions according to ESPN Insider Field Yates. Becton had last been with Chicago and before that New Orleans and what was San Diego (now Los Angeles).

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Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Jabrill Peppers said he understands questions about him as a safety because there is little tape there. One team told him they saw him at LB and one on offense. He met with Tampa today, New Orleans and Arizona yesterday and has "23" visits set up.

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Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan TE Jake Butt is taking a strong stance on how college athletes should be able to make money off their names. Talked for about 20 minutes about the issue.

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Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Jake Butt had surgery on Jan. 10. Said he will be at Lions local pro day. Hopes to be running in a couple weeks.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Taco Charlton said he is going to Lions local pro day and has talked a lot with Kris Kocurek. Has also watched Ziggy Ansah.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Michigan DE Taco Charlton said he believed he is a Top 15 guy. Has visits set up with Dallas, New Orleans, Tampa Bay and Miami. Met last night with Saints, Steelers, Ravens and Titans.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan DL Chris Wormley had dinner with Steelers last night, including GM Kevin Colbert. Has a visit set up with Baltimore and Lions local day.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan DL Ryan Glasgow said he met with the Saints, Ravens and Giants. The Eagles are coming in to meet with him Monday. He will go to local pro day with the Bears and met with Colts today.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan WR Jehu Chesson had dinner with the Panthers last night. He ate with the team's receivers coach.

Michael Rothstein ESPN Staff Writer 

Among the Lions contingent at Michigan Pro Day are GM Bob Quinn, DL coach Kris Kocurek and WR coach Robert Prince. Taco Charlton, Chris Wormley, Amara Darboh and Jehu Chesson prospects at those spots.

Team Stats

Passing Yards256.911th
Rushing Yards81.930th
Points For21.520th
Points Against22.413th