“Some of those incidents occurred a long time ago, and obviously players learn from situations, as I think he mentioned,” Philbin said.
Here in Detroit, there’s not many events that excite Lions fans more than the NFL Draft.
“There’s no doubt in my mind that they’ll be contending for the national championship shortly,” John Harbaugh said of Michigan.
If the reviews from other NFL coaches give any indication, Ngata should help the Lions just as much as they hope he will.
In 2005 the Detroit Lions used the 10th overall draft pick on USC WR Mike Williams.
Detroit Lions tight end went all out and got two pairs of custom Jordan sneakers made for his quarterback Matthew Stafford and his bride, Kelly Hall, as a wedding gift.
The Lions gave up a pair of 2015 draft picks to get Ngata, and Mayhew said the five-time Pro Bowl selection definitely merited the price.
In five seasons for the Detroit Lions, free agent guard Rob Sims did not miss a single regular season game.
“We haven’t made a final determination on how that process is going to go,” Mayhew said Monday.
“You make decisions in real time,” Mayhew said, “and I feel good about every decision that we made every step along the way.”
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your final power rankings of the season.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 16.