Detroit Lions’ rookie defensive end Julian Okwara placed on injured reserve
ALLEN PARK (AP) — The Detroit Lions put rookie defensive end Julian Okwara on injured reserve Wednesday and signed free agent cornerback Chris Jones.
Okwara limped off the field with a leg injury in Sunday’s victory at Jacksonville.
The Lions also announced Wednesday that defensive end Austin Bryant, currently on the reserve/physically unable to perform list, was returning to practice.
The Lions play at Atlanta on Sunday.