The Detroit Lions have made another roster move, waiving TE Brandon Barnes and signing former Lions TE Tim Wright.

From DetroitLions.com

Wright returns to Detroit after spending the 2015 season with the club, where he was acquired via trade from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He played in nine games (one start) that season and finished with nine receptions for 77 yards and two touchdowns.

An undrafted rookie free agent with the Buccaneers in 2013 out of Rutgers, Wright played his rookie season in Tampa Bay before joining the New England Patriots in 2014. In 41 career games  (11 starts), he has totaled 89 receptions for 907 yards and 13 touchdowns.

Tim Wright Stats

Born: April 7, 1990 (age 27), Wall Township, NJ
Height: 6′ 4″
Current team: Detroit Lions (#83 / Tight end)
College: Rutgers Scarlet Knights football
Stats
Year
Team
REC
YDS
TD
2015
9
77
2
2014
26
259
6
Career
89
907
13