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Lions' Ihedigbo: I outperformed my contract last year

James Ihedigbo made $1.5 million in his first year with the Detroit Lions last fall, far below the going rate for safeties with his kind of production. So does Ihedigbo feel like he outperformed his contract last year? "I was a Pro Bowl alternate, so that answers that question," Ihedigbo said after the Lions' second of 10 Organized Team Activity practices Wednesday. "I was probably three games away from being alongside Glover (Quin) in the Pro Bowl." Ihedigbo took part in OTAs Wednesday for the second straight day after sitting out voluntary workouts earlier this spring in a contract dispute. He wants more money, more years or both added onto the two-year, $3.1...

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