The Lions have signed former Titans offensive lineman Leroy Harris. Terms of the deal have not been released. Harris missed several games last season after suffering a right knee injury. Harris and rookie Larry Warford are expected to compete for the right guard spot left vacant when starter Stephen Peterman was released in February.
Hall of Fame defensive end David "Deacon" Jones has died at the age of 74 from natural causes. Jones, considered one of the top defensive players of all time, spent his first 11 seasons of his 14-year career with the Los Angeles Rams and tallied a team-best 159-and-a-half sacks with the franchise.