first_imgThe Lions announced Monday that they’ve signed the former Patriots and Dolphins wide receiver to a one-year deal after he was released by Miami on Friday. The team did not disclose contract details, but NFL Media reported the deal includes $4.5 million guaranteed base salary with incentives that can bring the total worth to $5.75 million. NFL free agency 2019: 5 players on the move Danny Amendola didn’t last long on the market. #Lions sign free agent wide receiver Danny Amendola: https://t.co/LeWqqeUJTb pic.twitter.com/TQv4SpZoph— Detroit Lions (@Lions) March 11, 2019The move reunites Amendola with Lions coach Matt Patricia, who previously served 14 seasons as an assistant coach with the Patriots, including six seasons as the team’s defensive coordinator from 2012-17.Amendola, 33, played just one season with Miami after he joined the team as an unrestricted free agent in March 2018. He started 15 games for the Dolphins in 2018, catching 59 passes for 575 yards and one touchdown. He also completed a 28-yard touchdown pass. Related News NFL free agency 2019: 5 teams that will dominate open marketlast_img

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