The Lions released 33-year-old cornerback Drayton Florence after signing him earlier this month.
The Lions announced Thursday they signed cornerback Drayton Florence, who played for Detroit in 2012. He was with Carolina last season, totaling 26 tackles and two interceptions in 14 games.
Panthers defensive back Drayton Florence (groin) and defensive lineman Greg Hardy (knee) are both active for Week 12 against the Dolphins Sunday, despite their injuries. Neither player's status comes as a surprise, as both were considered probable coming into the game.
Panthers CB Drayton Florence and DE Greg Hardy are probable Week 12 against the Dolphins. Florence has been dealing with a groin injury, but was able to practice on a limited basis Thursday. Hardy was able to return to practice Friday after missing Thursday's practice with a knee injury.
Four Panthers listed on the injury report are active for Monday's game vs. New England: left tackle Jordan Gross, running back Mike Tolbert, defensive tackle Dwan Edwards (hamstring) and cornerback Drayton Florence (groin). Gross and Tolbert were probable with non-injury related isuses.