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"I am excited to see Jordan have the chance to continue his football career," Franklin said. "Jordan was an integral part of our defensive backfield. His combination of size and speed will allow him to play both corner and safety."
Lucas did not participate in physical testing at the NFL combine but showcased pro-caliber measurables at Penn State's pro day with a 38-inch vertical jump, a 4.45 in the 40-yard dash and a broad jump of 10 feet, 10 inches.