Lions sign QB Nate Sudfeld to back up Jared Goff, release David Blough

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Lions Football
Posted at 6:37 AM, Aug 31, 2022

(WXYZ) — The Lions have a new backup quarterback.

Detroit signed former 49ers backup Nate Sudfeld.

The team released David Blough on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after cutting Tim Boyle.

The Lions are interested in bringing back Blough to their practice squad.

Blough threw for 377 yards and two touchdowns with one interception this preseason.