Tony Scheffler released by Lions
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions have released tight end Tony Scheffler, who last played Oct. 6 against Green Bay, when he suffered a concussion.
The Detroit Free Press reported the move earlier.
Scheffler's concussion was his third in four years. Prior to his release, he had seven catches for 82 yards this season.
Scheffler, a Chelsea, Mich. native, is an eight-year NFL veteran who played four seasons with Denver before heading to the Lions before the 2010 season. ...
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