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Detroit Lions sign running back Craig Reynolds to 53-man roster

After a couple of week-to-week sessions of “Netflix,” the Detroit Lions are subscribing full-time.

“Netflix” is the nickname for running back Craig Reynolds, who has been the Lions’ lead back the past two weeks as injuries and COVID-19 have whittled down the team’s running back room.

Lions running back Craig Reynolds (46) runs the ball against the Arizona Cardinals during second half action on Sunday, Dec. 19, 2021, at Ford Field in Detroit.

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The Lions signed Reynolds to the 53-man roster on Monday, according to a source with knowledge of the contract. The move comes a day after Reynolds rushed 26 times for 112 yards in the Lions’ 30-12 victory over the Arizona Cardinals at Ford Field.

This story will be updated.

This article originally appeared on Detroit Free Press: Detroit Lions sign running back Craig Reynolds to 53-man roster