season has officially ended for Lion’s wide receiver Nate Burleson with the team yesterday placing the 10-year veteran on injured reserve. Burleson broke his right leg in Monday's 13-to-7 loss to the Bears inChicago. He will undergo surgery tomorrow.
To fill the roster spot, Detroit signed wide receiver Brian Robiskie. TheOhioStateproduct has 39 catches for 441 yards and three scores in 31 career contests. He was originally drafted in the second round byClevelandin 2009. The Lions host the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday at Ford Field. Week 8 of the NFL season kicks off tonight atMinnesotawhere the 5-and-2 Vikings host the 2-and-4 Tampa Bay Buccaneers.