Veteran CB Rashean Mathis, entering his 12th season, is signing a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions, where he started 13 games last year.
Detroit Free Press "Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz said today that starting cornerback Rashean Mathis did not suffer a concussion but was held out of the game as a precaution. Mathis took a hard hit from Chicago running back Matt Forte near the Bears’ sideline at the end of the first quarter. The medical staffs..." September 30
Michigan Live "Cornerback Rashean Mathis passed the Detroit Lions' concussion tests and was cleared to return to Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears. But the Bears overruled Detroit's doctors which kept Mathis from returning. Mathis suffered a possible concussion in the first quarter of Sunday's 40-32..." September 30
Detroit News "Darius Slay knows now he wasn’t just pulled for a pinch-hitter. For the time being he has been replaced at right cornerback by veteran Rashean Mathis. “I took it serious but I just took it as I need to learn more and get better every day” Slay said Tuesday. “That was it. Just watch ’Shean and..." September 25
Longtime Jaguars starting CB Rashean Mathis will visit the Lions on Saturday. Could upgrade and help their secondary.
Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars’ rebuilding efforts will not include veteran cornerback Rashean Mathis. Mathis, the franchise record holder with 30 interceptions, was told by general manager Dave Caldwell late Tuesday afternoon he would not be offered a new contract. Because of Mathis’ age (he turns 33 on Aug...." March 06
The Jaguars told CB Rashean Mathis today he would not be offered a new contract.