Former 49ers round 1 international, Josh Garnett was one of the players released for the Lions to be reduced to 80 players on the list.
49 people trade to pick Garnett with the 28th overall pick in the first round of 2016. Although he has been given a job that started out as a rookie, he barely plays and never starts. for the next two years and cut before the 2019 season. After spending last season not football, the Lions picked him up in February, but now they have cut him down as well.
2015 Outland Trophy winner as the best in line in college football, Garnett may have just lost his last chance to make it to the NFL.
The lions also launched full-back Michael Jackson, full-back Christian Sam, full-back Jonathan Wynn and midfielders Travis Fulgham and Chris Lacy.