Reports: Raiders CB Nevin Lawson returning on one-year deal

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FILE PHOTO: Nov 15, 2020; Paradise, Nevada, USA; Las Vegas Raiders cornerback Nevin Lawson (26) celebrates with defensive end Arden Key (99) after a fumble recovery in the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos at Allegiant Stadium. The Raiders defeated the Broncos 37-12. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

March 22, 2021

The Las Vegas Raiders are re-signing cornerback Nevin Lawson, according to multiple reports on Saturday.

The deal is for one season, per reports.

Lawson started 14 of 25 games played for the Raiders over the past two seasons. He recorded a career-high 61 tackles last season.

Lawson, 29, spent his first five seasons for the Detroit Lions and started 54 of 63 games played. He returned a fumble for touchdown during the 2017 season.

Despite playing in 88 career games, Lawson doesn’t have an interception.

Lawson had four interceptions as a college senior at Utah State in 2013 before being a fourth-round pick by the Lions in 2014.

–Field Level Media