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By Mike Baldwin Published: November 21, 2012

Six Oklahoma State and Oklahoma players are on the Detroit Lions roster. The three Oklahoma State players are veterans. The three OU players are rookies:

Ryan Broyles: Recently inserted into the starting lineup, Broyles has 15 receptions for 181 yards and two TDs.

Cory Hilliard: Offensive tackle has appeared in 37 NFL games, 32 with Lions but none this season.

Jacob Lacey: Signed to play nickel back, Lacey has 246 career tackles, 25 in his debut season with Lions.

Ronnell Lewis: Former OU defensive end, playing on special teams, has compiled two tackles.

Travis Lewis: Former OU linebacker, playing on special teams, has compiled four tackles.

Brandon Pettigrew: OSU product (46 receptions, 439 yards this season) is one of NFL's top tight ends.


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