In the span of an hour, the Detroit Lions have signed two linebackers— the latest being former Bear, Christian Jones.
Former Bears’ LB Christian Jones plans to sign a two-year deal with the Lions, per source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2018
The two-year deal will be worth a total of $7.75-million, $2.8 million is a signing bonus.
Recently signed #Lions LB Christian Jones only missed 1 tackle in the run game last year.
— Logan Lamorandier (@LLamorandier) March 13, 2018
At 6-foot-3, 245-pounds, Jones has spent his first four seasons with the Chicago Bears. After going undrafted out of Florida State in 2014, the 27-year old has started 31 games in his career. He has accumulated 260 tackles and four sacks in that span.