Detroit Lions 53-man roster set

The Detroit Lions have shaved their roster down to 53 players. I would expect some acquisitions to be made in the following days to bolster a couple positions. 

Here were the following moves that were made in order to get their roster to the necessary number:

Traded:

GM Bob Quinn traded CB Johnson Bademosi to the New England Patriots for a 2019 6th-round pick. 

Released (Vested Veterans):

T Nick Becton 

Waived:
LB Thurston Armbrister
CB Adairius Barnes
WR Jace Billingsley
S Alex Carter
DT Ego Ferguson
WR Dontez Ford
QB Brad Kaaya
C Leo Koloamatangi
TE Khari Lee
DT Derrick Lott
DT Caushaud Lyons
S Rolan Milligan
T Storm Norton
DE Pat O’Connor
TE Scott Orndoff
WR Michael Rector
WR Noel Thomas
CB Josh Thornton
TE Robert Tonyan
TE Cole Wick
LB Antwione Williams

Reserve/Suspended:

DE Armonty Bryant
DT Khyri Thornton

Reserve/Non-Football Injury (NFI):

P Sam Martin

Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform (PUP):

LT Taylor Decker

Some notable names to make the team: RB Tion Green, LB Nick Bellore, S Charles Washington, WR Jared Abbrederis & LB Steve Longa.

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