The Detroit Lions are releasing T.J. Lang according to a statement released by the team on social media Friday.
— Detroit Lions (@Lions) March 8, 2019
Lang, 31, is a team captain for the Lions and one of their starting guards. He played for the Lions for two seasons following eight seasons playing with the Green Bay Packers. He has made two Pro Bowls, one with the Packers in 2016 and one with the Lions in 2017. He also won a Super Bowl with the Packers.
He currently has a neck injury that forced him on to the injured reserve to end last season.