Reports: Lions plan to release CB Justin Coleman

The Detroit Lions are planning to release high-priced cornerback Justin Coleman in upcoming days, multiple outlets reported on Thursday.Coleman is entering the third season of a four-year, $36 million deal. He is slated to earn $8.95 million in salary in 2021.Coleman, who turns 28 on March 27, is scheduled to count $11.029 million against the salary cap in 2021, according to has 84 tackles and one interceptions in 27 games (16 starts) during his two seasons with the Lions.