The B.C. Lions signed defensive back T.J. Lee to a contract extension through the 2018 season Tuesday.
Lee was eligible to become a free agent next month.
The four-year veteran had a team-high four interceptions and 49 tackles last season with B.C.
🎥 "The whole game experience starts from when the fans leave their residence. We want them to walk away form the game with a great feeling."
President Rick LeLacheur on the marketing challenges and 🔑's to attracting new fans starting in 2018 💪 🏈 pic.twitter.com/Z7xsmXRbcV
— BC Lions (@BCLions) January 13, 2018
T.J. is a very important part of our defence and he possesses big-play capabilities that we need more of this coming season’s head coach Wally Buono said in a statement. “He’s become the cornerstone of our secondary and someone we expect to take on an increased leadership role.