The Detroit Lions have agreed on a deal with offensive tackle Pierce Burton. Details of the contract terms have not been disclosed yet.
Lions sign free agent T Pierce Burton https://t.co/WnDbJ1IYXK
— Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) February 23, 2017
Burton stands 6-6 and 305 pounds and spent two years at the University of Mississippi (2012-13). His career began as an undrafted rookie free agent with the Minnesota Vikings in 2014. Since then, he saw time on the practice squad with the Atlanta Falcons and the Carolina Panthers in 2015, as well as the Indianapolis Colts last season.