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Lions' Darryl Tapp: Active for Sunday's game
Tapp (ankle) is active for Sunday's game against the Bears. After participating in practice in a limited fashion Wednesday and Thursday, Tapp logged full duty during Friday's session to clear up any concern about his availability for Week 6. He's slated to come off the bench as part of the Lions' defensive line rotation.
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
Report: Lions re-sign Darryl Tapp
The Lions have re-signed defensive end Darryl Tapp, according to Jeff Katzenstein of the Detroit News, citing NFLPA data. Tapp was scheduled to become a free agent on March 10. He reportedly signed for the minimum salary, which is $870,000 for veterans. He made $855,000 last season. Tapp had 17 tackles, half a sack and two pass defenses in his first year with the Lions, last season. He's been in the NFL since 2006, with the Seahawks, Eagles and Redskins.
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
Lions WR Calvin Johnson (ankle) active vs. Cowboys
Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (ankle) is active for Sunday's Wild Card matchup with the Cowboys after being listed as probable for the game on the team's final injury report. Johnson was fully expected to be available and will serve as the team's top receiving threat in the playoff game. Defensive ends Ezekiel Ansah (toe) and Darryl Tapp (not injury related) are also active after being listed as probable to play. The Lions will be without two injured players Sunday: defensive tackle Nick Fairley and guard Larry Warford. Detroit is a 6-point underdog in Dallas for Sunday's playoff game.
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
Lions list final injury report for playoff game
The Lions have listed wide receiver Calvin Johnson (ankle), defensive end Ezekiel Ansah (toe) and defensive end Darryl Tapp (not injury related) as probable for Sunday's wild-card clash against the Cowboys. Guard Larry Warford (knee) was ruled out, while defensive tackle Nick Fairley (knee) was labeled doubtful for Detroit's first playoff game since 2011. The Lions are 6 1/2-point underdogs at Dallas. The line originally opened at 8 points in favor of the Cowboys.
by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer
Lions re-sign Darryl Tapp
The Lions re-signed Darryl Tapp after placing Kyle Van Noy (hernia) on short-term injured reserve Tuesday. Tapp was released during the team's final cuts Saturday.
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
Lions complete cut list to pare down to 53
The Lions have announced all their cuts in getting their roster down to 53. The offensive players released are fullback Chad Abram, quarterback James Franklin, linemen Michael Williams, Garrett Reynolds and Darren Keyton, wide receiver Kris Durham, running backs George Winn and Michael Egnew. The defenders gone are cornerbacks Chris Greenwood, Mohammed Seisay, Nate Ness, Aaron Hester and Jonte Green, end Darryl Tapp and linebacker Shamari Benton. Placekicker Giorgio Tavecchio and punter Drew Butler have also been cut.
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
Darryl Tapp latest cut casualty by Lions
Veteran defensive end Darryl Tapp has been released by the Lions. Tapp, who signed with the team in March, has played in 114 games during his eight-year career, but his numbers have diminished over the last six seasons. He managed just seven tackles in 11 games played with Washington in 2013.
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
Darryl Tapp joins Lions
The Lions added defensive lineman Darryl Tapp via free agency Thursday, according to the Detroit Free Press. Terms of the deal are not yet known for the veteran who spent last season with the Redskins, recording one sack in 11 games.
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer
Redskins list Week 15 inactives
In addition to quarterback Robert Griffin III, who has been shut down for the season to preserve his health, and tight end Jordan Reed, who is still dealing with a concussion, the Redskins' list of inactives for Week 15 at Atlanta includes defensive back Bacarri Rambo, defensive back Chase Minnifield, linebacker Brandon Jenkins, linebacker Darryl Tapp and offensive lineman Josh LeRibeus. All five are healthy scratches.
by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
Redskins have four healthy scratches
The Washington Redskins listed four players as healthy inactives for the Week 9 home game against the Chargers Sunday. Third-string quarterback Rex Grossman is inactive. The Redskins also listed guard Josh LeRibeus, tight end Fred Davis and linebacker Darryl Tapp as healthy scratches.