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Matt Veldman | Tight End

Team: Unsigned Free Agent
Age / DOB:  (26) / 8/12/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'7' / 255
College: North Dakota State
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Lions waived/released TE Matt Veldman, DB Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, K John Potter, WR Carlin Isles, CB Nate Ness, C Sherman Carter, WR Cody Wilson and LB Jon Morgan.
A third-year undrafted free agent, Veldman's lone career appearance came last Week 17. Owusu-Ansah has appeared in 15 career games, one of which came for the Lions last season. May 12 - 4:24 PM

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