Detroit Lions sign Brandon Chubb to practice squad
The Detroit Lions added Brandon Chubb to their practice squad.
The Detroit Lions have added a new linebacker to their practice squad on Tuesday afternoon.
Brandon Chubb, formally of the Los Angeles Rams, was signed by the team.
Lions have signed LB Brandon Chubb to the team’s practice squad.— Tim Twentyman (@ttwentyman) October 18, 2016
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The reasoning for the Chubb addition? Detroit lost offensive tackle Brian Mihalik to the Pittsburgh Steelers
The Pittsburgh Steelers poached Brian Mihalik off the Lions practice squad and Detroit added LB Brandon Chubb to fill the opening.— Justin Rogers (@Justin_Rogers) October 18, 2016
Chubb was an undrafted free agent out of Wake Forest signed to the Rams practice squad. They released him in September, and Detroit decided to add him after a workout on Tuesday.
He'll add some additional depth to the linebacker spot.
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