Patriots linebacker Kyle Van Noy took to Twitter on Monday afternoon to congratulate his now former teammate on his huge contract (the actual terms of the deal have not yet been reported).
It looks like Danny Amendola is heading to the Motor City.
The 25-year-old defender spent the last two seasons with the Seattle Seahawks, thriving in slot coverage.
Flowers and Amendola are due to be reunited with Lions coach Matt Patricia, who previously served 14 seasons as an assistant coach with the Patriots, including six seasons as the team's defensive coordinator from 2012-17.
China Claims Credit for Helping Defuse India-Pakistan Tensions
The next day Pakistani aircraft shot down at least one Indian aircraft and captured its pilot after it violated the airspace. Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan's government began a crackdown against Islamist militant organisations.
Update: NFL.com reporter Ian Rapoport checks in with an update on the details of the deal. The offer from the Pats has yet to be disclosed.
After playing in just one game before landing on injured reserve as a rookie in 2015, Flowers started 37 of 46 games played over the last three years tallying 21 sacks, five forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and six passes defensed.
Flowers is considered one of the top free agents hitting the open market this week.
Our first real Lions nugget in free agency is a big one. Harris is a second-year player on the team's practice squad.