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Top Dan Skipper News

  • Lions' Dan Skipper: Signed to active roster

    Detroit signed Skipper (hamstring) to its active roster Saturday.

    Skipper suffered a hamstring injury in Detroit's Week 3 win over the Falcons. He has been sidelined since but now appears ready to provide depth along the offensive line in Sunday's matchup against the Buccaneers.

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  • Lions' Dan Skipper: Exits with injury

    Skipper has started the second half on the sidelines due to a hamstring injury, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

    Skipper entered the game at right tackle for Matt Nelson, who left with an ankle injury. With both now sidelined, Colby Sorsdal has taken over at the position.

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  • Lions' Dan Skipper: Clears physical examination

    Skipper returned to practice after being re-instated from the Lions' active/non-football illness list Saturday.

    It's unknown why Skipper initially landed on the active/NFI list, but he should now be ready to compete for a spot on Detroit's active roster during training camp. The 27-year-old has played a total of 10 games during his career and could provide a role as an emergency backup for the Lions this coming regular season.

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  • Lions' Dan Skipper: Receives NFI designation

    Skipper (illness) was added to the Lions' active/non-football illness list Wednesday, Tim Twentyman of the team's official site reports.

    Skipper has spent time on and off Detroit's practice squad over the past two seasons, appearing in six games for the team during this span. The 27-year-old should compete for a backup role at offensive tackle when healthy this preseason.

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  • Dan Skipper: Works out with Raiders

    Skipper (leg) had a workout with the Raiders on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.

    Skipper spent training camp with the Lions and went down with the leg injury in the preseason finale. He landed on injured reserve before being waived with an injury settlement, and he now appears to be healthy.

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  • Dan Skipper: Waived with injury settlement

    The Lions waived Skipper (leg) from injured reserve with an injury settlement Monday, independent NFL journalist Aaron Wilson reports.

    Skipper suffered the leg injury during Detroit's preseason finale, but it is unclear how severe the injury is. When healthy, he will be eligible to join a new team during the 2021 campaign.

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  • Lions' Dan Skipper: Reverts to IR

    Skipper (leg) reverted to the Lions' injured reserve Wednesday, per the NFL's official transactions log.

    Skipper suffered a leg injury during Detroit's preseason finale. The offensive tackle spent time on the Lions' practice squad in 2020.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-9, 330 lbs
Birthplace: Las Vegas, NV
Age: 29
School: Arkansas
Experience: 5