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Top Jashon Cornell News

  • Lions' Jashon Cornell: May miss time

    The Lions placed Cornell (illness) on their reserve/non-football illness list Wednesday.

    Cornell's status for Week 10 is uncertain. The defensive end has received limited opportunities all season, and this illness won't affect much. Expect Kevin Strong to continue to be the main fill-in behind Michael Brockers.

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  • Lions' Jashon Cornell: Back from suspension

    Cornell was reinstated from the reserve/suspended list Monday, Howard Balzer of SI.com reports.

    Cornell was suspended for a violation of the league's substance-abuse program during the offseason. It's unclear what his role on the roster may be upon his return, as he missed the entire 2020 season after suffering a serious Achilles' injury in training camp. Cornell has yet to play a regular-season snap in the NFL.

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  • Lions' Jashon Cornell: Suspended three games

    Cornell (Achilles) has been suspended three games for a violation of the league's substance-abuse program, Justin Rogers of the Detroit News reports

    On the bright side, Cornell is reportedly back to full strength and participating in Detroit's OTAs this week after missing the entire 2020 campaign with an Achilles' injury. However, the second-year Ohio State product was a long shot to make the roster even before getting suspended.

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  • Lions' Jashon Cornell: Placed on injured reserve

    Cornell (Achilles) was placed on the reserve/injured list Thursday, Chris Burke of The Athletic reports.

    Cornell suffered a serious Achilles' injury during practice Tuesday and his season is now more than likely over. The former Ohio State Buckeye was a seventh-round selection by the Lions in April and figured to compete for a depth role along the defensive line in 2020.

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  • Lions' Jashon Cornell: Potentially serious injury

    Head coach Matt Patricia said Cornell suffered a "pretty serious" Achilles injury, Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports.

    The rookie seventh-round pick could be in danger of missing the 2020 season if this injury is as serious as it sounds. The Ohio State product was seeking a rotational role with the Lions after recording 4.0 sacks and 6.5 tackles for loss in his senior year.

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  • Lions' Jashon Cornell: Motor City bound

    The Lions selected Cornell in the 2020 NFL Draft, 235th overall.

    A rotational player during his time at Ohio State, Cornell finally became entrenched as a starter in 2019, getting the nod in all 14 games for the Buckeyes. He registered 4.0 sacks and 6.5 tackles for loss in 2019. A former top-100 recruit, Cornell has the talent to be a developmental defensive end in the NFL.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-3, 290 lbs
Birthplace: Saint Paul, MN
Age: 24
Class: Sophomore