The Detroit Lions are making moves and today the released veteran defensive tackle C.J. Wilson.
The #Lions have now released DT CJ Wilson saving an additional $2.3 million in cap space. Keep on going Quinn!
— The Majors Detroit (@TMSNXDetroit) February 19, 2016
Wilson joined the Lions in 2015 and appeared in eight games last season. He finished the season with eight tackles (six solo) and one sack.
Prior to Detroit, Wilson spent time with the Oakland Raiders (2014-15) and Green Bay Packers (2010-13) after being drafted by the Packers in the seventh round (230th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.