New Lions DL Israel Idonije said his primary role will be as a run-stopping end on early downs.
Israel Idonije's one-year deal with the Lions is worth $840,000, and includes $485,000 in guaranteed money.
New Lions DL Israel Idonije had 51 quarterback disruptions last season, just three fewer than Jason Pierre-Paul.
Lions signed DL Israel Idonije to a one-year contract.
The Chicago Tribune believes the Bears are out of the hunt to re-sign free agent DT Israel Idonije.
According to the Chicago Tribune, there are "no signs" the Bears plan to re-sign free agent DL Israel Idonije.
The Titans hosted DL Israel Idonije for a free-agent visit Monday.
The Bears have a "standing offer" out to free agent DL Israel Idonije, but a deal isn't "imminent."
The Chicago Sun-Times reports the Bears could still re-sign free agent DL Israel Idonije despite Wednesday's signings of DE Kyle Moore and DT Andre Fluellen.
NFL.com reports the Bears remain interested in re-signing free agent DL Israel Idonije, but must "fight off the 49ers to make it happen."
The Nashville Tennessean reports the Titans have "shown some interest" in free agent DL Israel Idonije.
Free agent DL Israel Idonije says his "priority" is to re-sign with the Bears.
Bears GM Phil Emery expressed interest at the Combine in re-signing free agent DL Israel Idonije.
Bears LE Israel Idonije downplayed his left leg injury following Sunday's Week 9 win over the Titans.