Lions sign 11 undrafted free agents, release eight

Allen Park, Mich.— The Detroit Lions announced today that they have signed 11 undrafted rookie free agents to the team’s roster. The Lions also released eight players. Contract terms were not disclosed.
The Lions signed the following undrafted rookie free agents following the 2014 NFL Draft:

Chad Abram, FB, Florida State
Alex Bullard, G, Tennessee
Jerome Couplin, DB, William & Mary
James Franklin, QB, Missouri
Justin Jackson, LB, Wake Forest
Cornelius Lucas, T, Kansas State
Gabe Lynn, DB, Oklahoma
Jacob Maxwell, TE, Louisana-Lafayette
DJ Morrell, G, Old Dominion
Andrew Peacock, WR, Appalachian State
Mohammed Seisay, DB, Nebraska

The Lions released the following players today to make room on the roster - C Sherman Carter, WR Carlin Isles, LB Jon Morgan, CB Nate Ness, S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, K John Potter, TE Matt Veldman, WR Cody Wilson