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Backup quarterbacks were prominent among players cut Friday as teams whittled their rosters to the 53-man maximum.
The last eight times the Detroit Lions have taken the field, they've won.
Tom Brady threw a season-high four touchdown passes, all in the second half, to help the New England Patriots rout the Detroit Lions 45-24 on Thursday.
The Denver Broncos have parlayed their depth at defensive back into plugging a huge hole at tight end.
"I just want to apologize to my teammates because they played so hard," Smith said. "I feel as if I was the catalyst for this loss. I also want to apologize to this organization and the fans."