Lions sign cornerback Rashean Mathis

The Detroit Lions are signing veteran cornerback Rashean Mathis to a one-year contract.

Mathis started 13 games last season for the Lions and recorded 47 tackles with no interceptions.

He's the Jacksonville Jaguars' all-time leader with 30 career interceptions.

Mathis replaced Darius Slay as a starter last season.

For his career, he has 565 tackles, 98 pass deflections and six forced fumbles.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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