Lions will get cap space, Stewart gets a roster spot

Updated: June 4, 2002, 7:14 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

Representatives for the Detroit Lions and James Stewart reached agreement Tuesday on a long-discussed contract restructuring, finishing a negotiation that actually began more than three months ago.

The reworked contract grants the club cap relief in each of the next two seasons and also ensures a place on the roster for the seven-year veteran tailback.

"There are still some things that need to be fine-tuned," said agent Pat Dye Jr., "but it's fair to say both sides compromised to address ...

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