The Bengals got a bit of a jump on free agency with the signing of former Detroit Lions runningback Aaron Brown yesterday. Brown is heading into his fourth NFL season after having spent his first three seasons with Detroit, who selected him in the 6th round of the 2009 NFL draft. Brown was cut by [...]
From the Bengals:
The Bengals today signed free agent HB Aaron Brown. Classified a third-year NFL player for 2012, Brown (6-1, 205; Texas Christian) was a sixth-round draft choice by the Detroit Lions in 2009.
He played in 22 games with two starts for the Lions over 2009-11, with 44 rushes for 189 yards (4.3 avg.) and 18 receptions for 129 yards (7.2), with one receiving TD. He also...
DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have signed running back Joique Bell and released running back Aaron Brown.
Detroit confirms the move Tuesday.
The Lions may use Bell on Sunday at Green Bay to rest Kevin Smith, who has been slowed by a sprained right ankle.
Bell was on New Orleans' practice squad this year after leading the Saints with 182 yards rushing on 31 carries during...
The Detroit Lions released running back Aaron Brown to make room for Joique Bell, who was officially signed of New Orleans' practice squad
Allen Park — The Lions have made it official: Former Wayne State star Joique Bell has been signed. To make room on the active roster, they released running back Aaron Brown.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The Detroit Lions have signed running back Aaron Brown.
Detroit made the move Monday after putting Jahvid Best on injured reserve.
The Lions released Brown in September when they claimed running back Keiland Williams off waivers from Washington.
Detroit drafted Brown in the sixth round of the 2009 draft. He started twice and played in 15 games as a rookie...
The Detroit Lions signed running back Aaron Brown Monday after putting Jahvid Best on
The move of Jahvid Best to injured reserve was made official today, as the Lions brought back a running back blast from the past.
Tim Twentyman of DetroitLions.com:
The Lions have officially placed running back Jahvid Best on Reserve/Injured and have re-signed RB Aaron Brown back to the roster.Brown spent his first two seasons with the Lions after being drafted by the team in the...
The Detroit Lions re-signed running back Aaron Brown and officially place running back Jahvid Best on injured reserve due to his concussion injury.
It's like 2009 all over again. That's probably not what the Lions were going for when they announced Monday that running back Aaron Brown was signed, effectively replacing injured Jahvid Best (concussion) on the 53-man roster.