The Detroit Lions announced today the contract signings for the following player(s):
- Unrestricted Free Agent(s): LB
Bobby Carpenter(1-year deal) and CB Chris Houston(2-year deal).
- Restricted Free Agent(s): DE
Cliff Avril(1-year deal).
- Free Agent(s): T Isaac Sowells (1-year deal).
In other roster moves, the team claimed and was awarded the following players off waivers: WR Nate Hughes (Jacksonville) and G Greg Niland (Arizona).