Detroit Lions sign cornerback DJ Hayden to one-year contract

Posted at 11:20 AM, Mar 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-11 11:20:50-05

The Detroit Lions have signed defensive back DJ Hayden, the team announced Saturday morning.

According to Adam Caplan of ESPN, the one-year deal is reportedly worth $5.25 million.

Hayden, 26, has spent the last four seasons with the Oakland Raiders where he racked up 178 tackles, one sack, three interceptions and three forced fumbles in 45 games.

He was drafted with the 12th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft from Houston.