Lions release TE Heller

Posted March 12, 2012 @ 4:58 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

The Lions released TE Will Heller on Monday. He was going to count more than $1 million against the cap in 2012.

A ninth-year veteran, Heller has played in 48 games since joining the Lions in 2009. He has also played for the Buccaneers, Dolphins and Seahawks in his career.

Last season, Heller had six catches for 42 yards in seven starts.