Report: Detroit Lions shopping Ndamukong Suh

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

The Lions may be willing to part ways with their Pro Bowl defensive tackle. What will it take for a team to pry Ndamukong Suh from them?

Detroit Lions Pro Bowl defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has reportedly elected not to show up for the team's voluntary three-day minicamp. This, in the midst of the final year of his contract, in which he's slated to count an astounding $22.4 million against the cap in 2014. According to one report, Suh's place in Detroit might not be as firm as once thought.

If the Lions do decide to part with Suh, they shouldn't accept anything less than a first-round pick in this year or next year's NFL Draft. At just 27 years old and heading into just his second NFL contract, Suh is one of the best defensive lineman in the game, and will be for the foreseeable future. He finished the 2013 season as the No. 2 DT via Pro Football Focus. Suh's rating has improved every year since he came into the NFL, and his +33.9 grade last year was the fifth-best by any defensive player. Only Robert Quinn, Von Miller, Calais Campbell, J.J. Watt and Gerald McCoy had a better grade than him.

UPDATE: There's some issue with the tweet, especially coming from SB Nation's excellent Pride of Detroit, which covers the Detroit Lions.

SB Nation Featured Video
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Cincy Jungle

You must be a member of Cincy Jungle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Cincy Jungle. You should read them.

Join Cincy Jungle

You must be a member of Cincy Jungle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Cincy Jungle. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker