Lions awarded RB Tra Carson via waivers from Green Bay Packers

Allen Park, Mich. – The Detroit Lions announced today that they have been awarded RB Tra Carson via waivers from the Green Bay Packers.

In addition, the Lions released RB Paul Perkins.

Carson comes to Detroit after spending parts of the last two seasons with Green Bay. He originally signed with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted rookie free agent out of Texas A&M in 2016, and has rushed six times for 14 yards (2.3 avg.) in his career.

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