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And Spielman has always been about action.
Detroit Lions tackle Jeff Backus will be earning a combined $6.45 million in base salary and bonus. That seems like an awful lot of money to be paying somebody who has never been to the Pro Bowl in his previous 10 seasons.
Even so, members of the Apostolopoulos family, who bought Michigan’s Pontiac Silverdome in 2009, say they are serious about saving the Igloo, the former home of the Penguins hockey team.