Jason Jones joins Detroit Lions

Seattle's Jason Jones in action against Arizona on September 9, 2012
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Detroit Lions sign free agent Jason Jones on a three-year deal.

The Detroit Lions have agreed a deal to sign free agent Jason Jones, formerly of Seattle Seahawks.

According to NFL.com, the deal to bring in Jones is a three-year, £6.3m contract for the 2008 rookie.

His agent, Mike McCartney, confirmed the deal on Twitter. He said: "Excited for Jason Jones to be in Honolulu Blue after agreeing to terms with the @DetroitLionsNFL"

Jones, who also played for four years at the Tennessee Titans, made three sacks last season.

Lions veteran kicker Jason Hanson on the sideline against the Seahawks on October 28, 2012
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