Is Torry Holt a Good Fit For The Lions?

February 14, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

It is no secret that the Lions are in need of help at the wide receiver position. 
Neither Bryant Johnson nor Dennis Northcutt contributed much—both guys caught only 35 passes last season. Super receiver Calvin Johnson needs someone else to draw some attention.
What do you think about seven-time Pro Bowler Torry Holt?
At 33, we know Holt is in the twilight of his illustrious career.  He was just released after one season with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Last season he caught 51 balls for 722 yards for the Jags, who had signed him to a 3-year, $12 million deal before the season.
Holt’s old coach Mike Martz is in Chicago and they may have some interest in reuniting. On a radio show, Holt mentioned it being good because he knows offensive coordinator Mike Martz's system so well.  
But the Bears management is very happy with their young, deep receiving unit.  They have five young guys who caught over 45 passes under contract.  They do not seem ...

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