Lions sign WR Amendola to one-year deal

Slot wide receiver Danny Amendola landed on his feet in Detroit, signing a one-year, $5.75 million deal days after being punted by the Miami Dolphins.Amendola, 33, spent last season with the Dolphins but previously played with the New England Patriots during Lions head coach Matt Patricia’s run as defensive coordinator and assistant coach.The Dolphins signed Amendola to a three-year, $24 million deal on March 13, 2018.Amendola has 485 career receptions, including 59 grabs in 15 games in Miami last season. He had 40 receptions or more in seven NFL seasons, including 138 in his first two seasons in the league with the then-St. Louis Rams.