NFL: Lions rookie Delmas out with infected tooth, jaw
MINNEAPOLIS — Detroit Lions starting free safety Louis Delmas has an infected tooth and jaw, holding him out of the lineup.
Delmas felt increasing discomfort during warmups before Sunday’s game at Minnesota. He was replaced by Marquand Manuel.
The Lions said Delmas was available to play, but questionable to participate.
Delmas started the first eight games for Detroit after being drafted in the second round out of Western Michigan.