LYONS AT A GLANCE:
- A second-year defensive lineman who spent three weeks on Pittsburgh’s active roster in 2015 in addition to competing on practice squads with the Steelers (2015-16), Bears (2017) and Vikings (2017).
- Played at Division II Tusculum University (Tennessee), where he was named a Division II All-American following his senior season.
- Joined the Broncos as a free agent on June 15, 2018.
- Entered the NFL with Tampa Bay as a college free agent on May 4, 2015.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Tampa Bay as a college free agent 5/4/15; Waived by Tampa Bay 9/5/15; Claimed off waivers by Pittsburgh 9/6/15; Waived by Pittsburgh 9/30/15; Signed by Pittsburgh (practice squad) 10/2/15; Waived by Pittsburgh 9/3/16; Signed by Pittsburgh (practice squad) 9/4/16; Signed by Tennessee 1/24/17; Waived by Tennessee 6/13/17; Signed by L.A. Rams 7/29/17; Waived by L.A. Rams 8/22/17; Claimed off waivers by Detroit 8/23/17; Waived by Detroit 9/2/17; Signed by Chicago (practice squad) 12/12/17; Waived by Chicago 1/8/18; Signed by Minnesota (practice squad) 1/9/18; Waived by Minnesota 5/7/18; Singed by Denver 6/15/18.