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Lions release WR Andy Jones from Injured Reserve
Posted: 9:05 PM, Sep 03, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-04 11:50:09-04
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ALLEN PARK, MI - JULY 28: Andy Jones #17 of the Detroit Lions works out during Detroit Lions Training Camp on July 28, 2019 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)
ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have released wide receiver Andy Jones from injured reserve.
The team announced the move Tuesday.
Jones played in eight games last season for Detroit and made three starts. He had 11 catches for 80 yards and a touchdown.
Jones spent time with the Lions and Houston Texans during the 2017 season, playing in three games with no catches.
Detroit opens the season at Arizona on Sunday.
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