BREAKING: Lions acquire LB Jon Bostic from New England

General manager Bob Quinn has tapped into the well of players from the New England Patriots again, this time trading for linebacker Jon Bostic.

Bostic played in 11 games with the Patriots last season, while only totaling two tackles.

After playing his college ball for the University of Florida, Bostic was selected by the Chicago Bears in the second round of the 2013 draft. He played in Chicago for three years before being traded to New England in September of 2015.

For his career, he has recorded 103 tackles, two sacks, an interception, and a fumble recovery.


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