The Detroit Lions have signed tight end Jordan Thompson to a one-year contract.
He tried out for the Lions last week at a minicamp.
Thompson is a former undrafted free agent from Ohio University.
The 6-foot-4, 248-pounder caught 60 passes for 666 yards and six touchdowns for the Bobcats.
The Lions also have signed wide receiver Naaman Roosevelt and center Sherman Carter from the minicamp tryout.
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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.