Lions release DL Mic’hael Brooks

The B.C. Lions have released defensive lineman Mic’hael Brooks after shopping him around the league according to Farhan Lalji of TSN.

Brooks had one year left on his contract with the Lions. The 26-year-old made 83 tackles, five sacks, one interception and forced one fumble in 43 games over three seasons with B.C. He was a West Division All-Star in 2015 as a CFL rookie after spending two seasons in Seattle with the NFL’s Seahawks.