The Cleveland Browns signed Foster on Friday.|||||||
Foster is a six-year NFL veteran who spent the previous two years with the Detroit Lions. He appeared in 19 games, starting 12 of them. The 6-foot-5, 338-pound Foster was a two-year starter at Georgia. He was drafted in the first round in 2003 by Denver.
The Detroit Lions cut Foster on Monday, paving the way to add Jon Jansen.|||||||
Foster was acquired before the 2007 season as part of a trade with Denver for Dre' Bly. Foster was a three-year starter for the Broncos.
The Lions re-signed offensive tackle George Foster to a one-year contract.|||||||
Foster lost his job as a starting tackle last year in Detroit after starting nine games the previous year.
According to The Associated Press, Foster will be part of trade to Detroit that sends Dre' Bly to Denver for the tackle and running back Tatum Bell.|||||||
Foster started in 13 games last year in Denver after starting in 16 the previous two years. He played in one game as a rookie in 2003. By adding Foster, the Lions addressed one of their glaring needs.