Former Hampton University linebacker Justin Durant signed a free agent contract with the Detroit Lions, the team announced on Friday.
Durant, who was drafted in the second round of the 2007 NFL Draft by the Jacksonville Jaguars, spent the first four years of his career with that team. So far in his NFL career, Durant has 272 total tackles (230 solo, 42) assisted and 2.0 sacks.
He tallied a career-best 98 tackles (81 solo) for the Jaguars in 2009.
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Hampton University Athletics – FORMER PIRATE DURANT SIGNS WITH DETROIT LIONS