Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press reports that the Lions tried out RB Stephen Houston during their minicamp this week.
Houston, 24, originally signed on with the Patriots as an undrafted free agent out of Indiana back in May of 2014. Houston was , unfortunately, waived during the preseason before later signing on with the Steelers.
Houston’s time in Pittsburgh was also short lived, as he was once again placed on waivers after a few weeks with the Steelers.
During his college career at Indiana, Houston ran for 2,304 yards on 424 carries (5.4 YPC) and scored 29 total touchdowns.