Gaston (undisclosed) was waived from the Reserve/Injured list by the Lions on Saturday.
Gaston was waived/injured by the club on Monday due tot he undisclosed issue, but it appears the team is ready to give him up. Assuming he goes unclaimed, the two sides will likely agree on an injury settlement.
Gaston was waived/injured by the Lions on Monday due to an undisclosed injury, Michael Rothstein of ESPN.com reports.
The Lions haven't elaborated on the nature of Gaston's injury, but the defensive tackle wasn't viewed as a strong candidate to make the 53-man roster even if health had prevailed. He'll likely revert to the Lions' injured reserve list if he clears waivers.
Gaston signed a contract with the Lions on Thursday, Michael Rothstein of ESPN reports.
Gaston hasn't played in a regular season game since 2015, when he spent time with the Bears and Packers, ending the season with 12 tackles, including a sack, in nine games. The defensive tackle will have a chance to be a depth option and special teams player in Detroit.
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