Lions exercised DE Ziggy Ansah's fifth-year option for 2017.
The Detroit Free Press' Dave Birkett reports the Lions do not plan on signing DE Ziggy Ansah to a long-term extension this offseason.
RE Ziggy Ansah left the Lions' Week 15 game against the Saints with an illness and is questionable to return.
Lions RE Ziggy Ansah (groin) is active for Monday night's Week 4 game against the Seahawks.
Lions DE Ziggy Ansah exited the team's Week 3 loss to the Broncos with a groin injury.
Lions RE Ziggy Ansah is targeting double-digit sacks.
The Lions are expecting a breakout season from third-year RE Ziggy Ansah.
Lions activated RE Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) from the active/PUP list.
Lions RE Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) has been "ramping up" his activities and is "getting close" to a return.
Lions DL coach Jim Washburn believes RE Ziggy Ansah "can be an elite player at some point in time."
Lions second-year RE Ziggy Ansah will be moved around more in new DC Teryl Austin's defense.
Lions RE Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) hasn't participated in any offseason practices, as expected.
Coach Jim Caldwell confirmed RE Ziggy Ansah (shoulder) won't be ready when the Lions open OTAs in two weeks.
Lions RE Ziggy Ansah is recovering from shoulder surgery, but is expected to be ready for Week 1.