Allen Park, Mich. –The Detroit Lions announced today that they have signed undrafted rookie free agent K Devon Bell and waived P Kyle Christy. Contract terms were not disclosed.
Bell concluded a four-year career (2012-15) at Mississippi State last season where he played in all 13 games and averaged 62.1 yards per kickoff, while also punting nine times for 370 yards (41.1 avg).
A native of Vicksburg, Miss., Bell played in 50 career games at Mississippi State. His career totals include 83 punts for 3,520 yards (42.4 avg), as well as a 20-of-36 mark on field goal attempts (55 percent).