The Patriots have traded an undisclosed 2022 draft pick to the Detroit Lions for cornerback Michael Jackson.
New England announced the deal Sunday. Jackson was originally drafted in the fifth round in 2019 by Dallas. He began his career on the Cowboys practice squad before being signed by Detroit.READ MORE: Chief Search: Detroit Board Of Police Commissioners Agree To Find Candidates
He appeared in one game last season and did not register any statistics.READ MORE: Under Proposal N The City Of Detroit Says Demo, Rehab Of Abandon Properties Underway
Jackson joins a Patriots team that is looking to add depth in the secondary after veteran Patrick Chung opted out of the upcoming season because of concerns about the coronavirus.MORE NEWS: Drugstores Offer Pfizer Vaccine For Kids Age 12-15 Under New Approval
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