Source: Rocky Bernard visiting Lions today

Veteran defensive tackle Rocky Bernard is visiting the Detroit Lions today, according to a league source.

Bernard, 34, played for the New York Giants for the past four seasons.

He recorded 30 tackles and one sack last season in five starts and a dozen games played.

The former Seattle Seahawks standout has 380 career tackles, 33 sacks and five forced fumbles.

The 6-foot-3, 301-pounder played collegiately at Texas A&M.

The Lions have also met with veteran defensive tackle Justin Bannan this week.

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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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