Theo Riddick, Sam Martin sign contract extensions with Lions

Posted at 3:06 PM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 15:06:00-04

The Detroit Lions have signed running back Theo Riddick and punter Sam Martin to contract extensions.

The terms of their new deals were not disclosed by the team, but NFL Network is reporting that Riddick's new contract is for three years and $12.75 million.

They also report Martin's deal is four years and $13.6 million. This contract would make Martin the third highest paid punter in the NFL.

Both Riddick and Martin joined the Lions when they were drafted by the Lions in 2013.