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Lions Know Precisely What They Have in Jones

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The Lions have a high-level of familiarity with Jones, as head coach Jim Schwartz and defensive line assistant coach Jim Washburn scouted and drafted him out of college.

Perhaps the Detroit Lions biggest need this offseason is defensive end. After releasing Kyle Vanden Bosch, losing Cliff Avril to free agency and exposing Lawrence Jackson to the open market the Lions are rather thin at the position. The team made its first move to address the position by signing defensive end Jason Jones to a three-year deal on Wednesday. History Jones – a native of the Detroit...

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