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Report: Cliff Avril Signs With Seahawks

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears is sacked by Cliff Avril #92 of the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on October 10, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 24-13.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears is sacked by Cliff Avril #92 of the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on October 10, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit won the game 24-13. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

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(CBS) — Former Detroit Lions Defensive End Cliff Avril has signed a two-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks, according to a report by ESPN.

Avril signed a two-year contract worth $15 million total. Last season, Avril recorded 9.5 sacks and two forced fumbles with the Lions and has 39. 5 sacks and 16 forced fumbles since entering the league in 2008.