Buchanon agrees with Lions

Updated: March 5, 2009, 9:33 AM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

The Detroit Lions continued to upgrade their tattered secondary by reaching a two-year agreement with Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Phillip Buchanon.

The 5-foot-11, 186-pound Buchanon agreed to a two-year, $8.5 million contract, according to a source. The Bucs were trying to re-sign him. Earlier Wednesday, the Bucs agreed to a three-year, $8 million deal with Falcons defensive tackle Grady Jackson.

This will be the fourth team for Buchanon, who entered the NFL as a first-round pick ...

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