TE Michael Roberts reverted back to Lions roster and waived

The Detroit Lions and New England Patriots trade agreement that involved TE Michael Roberts for a conditional late round pick has fallen though after a failed physical. Roberts reverted back to the Lions roster per trade conditions.

The Lions have waived Roberts after attempting to trade him. He is a free agent.

 

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There was no guarantee the Lions would even get anything in return for the former fourth round pick, but they will now get nothing for a mid-round player going into his third season.

(This article will be updated to provide more information as it becomes available.)

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