The Detroit Lions are in need of a new punter this off-season, as Ben Graham and Nick Harris are scheduled to be free agents. According to former Alabama's punter, P.J. Fitzgerald, the Lions are set to give former UCF punter Blake Clingan a tryout tomorrow.
@bclingan41 invited to tryout for the Detroit Lions tomorrow (3/5). Former UCF Punter, 6'3" 230lbs @draftscout @nfldraftbible @rapsheet #NFL
— P.J. Fitzgerald(@PJ_Fitzgerald) March 4, 2013
According to Fitgerald, Clingan has been working out in Florida preparing for his chance at the NFL. Clingan, 6'2 232 lbs, played for UCF from 2007-10 and went undrafted in the 2011 draft. In his senior year, he averaged 41.8 yards on 39 punts with a long of 61 yards.
For those who would like to see his highlight tapes, they can be accessed here and here.