Stephen Tulloch to Eagles: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

August 21, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Stephen Tulloch's long, strange offseason has landed him a new deal with the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced on Monday.
ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported Tulloch's contract with the Eagles on Sunday, and Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk noted the deal was worth $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed. 
Tulloch spent the last five years with the Detroit Lions, appearing in all 16 games in a season four times during that span. His declining performance over the last two years seemed to make him expendable. 
The Lions dragged out Tulloch's situation, as NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported in February the team informed him that he would be released after the new league year began. He even went so far as to announce his departure on Instagram:
However, Tulloch remained with the Lions when the league year started in March, and they paid him a $500,000 roster bonus. He was excused from the team's minicamp in June and offered an explanation for the del...

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