March 09, 2016 - Aaron Wilson
Lions signing Marvin Jones to $8 million a year deal
The Detroit Lions are signing Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones to a deal that averages $8 million per year. Jones was also pursued by the New England Patriots and Bengals.
Jones caught 65 passes for 816 yards and four touchdowns.
He missed the 2014 seasons with an injury.
Jones will replace Calvin Johnson, who's retired.Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL
Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.