The Detroit Lions have a lot of 2013 free agents.
This tends to happen when teams can only afford to sign players to one- or two-year contracts.
What the Lions have to deal with right now are those short-term contracts expiring, along with some rookie contracts.
That's appropriate for a team that exhibited a need for major changes this past season.
Now, there are only three options for the guys on this list: sign them, tag them, or let them walk. And to hear GM Martin Mayhew (via Mlive) tell it, those options might be down to two.
So with that in mind, here's the verdict on every one of the Lions' 2013 free agents, in alphabetical order (with a slight detour to start).