Martell Webb has had tryouts and practice squad stints with the Eagles, Jets, Bucs, Cardinals and Colts. (Peter Aiken / Getty Images)
Allen Park — The Lions, with two tight ends on the active roster, signed former Michigan Wolverine Martell Webb to the practice squad.
Webb has had tryouts and practice squad stints with the Eagles, Jets, Bucs, Cardinals and Colts.
The Lions released running back Steven Miller from the practice squad.
The team had a short practice Tuesday. Not working were receiver Calvin Johnson (knee), offensive tackle Corey Hilliard (knee), defensive end Ziggy Ansah (ankle), cornerback Bill Bentley (knee) and safety Louis Delmas (knee).
Johnson, Hilliard and Delmas were on the field, though not taking any reps.
Receiver Nate Burleson, recovering from a broken forearm, went through all the drills during the portion of practice open to the media. He caught passes, though only soft tosses.