DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  General Manager Martin Mayhew of the Detroit Lions introduces Jim Caldwell as the Lions head coach during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Mayhew Says Lions More Cautious Since 2011 About Background Of Prospects

“I think we have been, since 2011, more cautious in terms of our sources and the people that we’re talking to,” Mayhew said Friday.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

JACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 1: Todd Gurley #3 of the Georgia Bulldogs runs downfield on a 30-yard pass play to set up a field goal in the second half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers during the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl at Everbank Field on January 1, 2014 in Jacksonville, Florida. Nebraska won the game 24-19. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Does Gurley’s ACL Tear Take Him Off Lions’ Draft Board? Not Necessarily, Mayhew Says

“They’re game changers,” analyst Mike Mayock said of Gordon and Gurley. “One of those guys would be really hard for me to pass up.”

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata, and general manager Martin Mayhew stand for a photo op at Ngata's introductory press conference Wednesday, March 11, 2015. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

No Extension Talks Yet Between Lions, Ngata

“We’re letting him get comfortable and get situated,” general manager Martin Mayhew said, “and at some point we’ll start that dialogue.”

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 17: Rodney Austin #74 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the Lions game against the Baltimore Ravens  at M&T Bank Stadium on August 17, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mayhew Confirms Rodney Austin Could Return To Lions After Domestic Violence Case Resolved

“I said, ‘Hey, I have not closed the door on bringing him back,'” Lions general manager Martin Mayhew said Friday at his pre-draft presser.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Julius Peppers #90 of the Chicago Bears rushes against Riley Reiff #71 of the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field on November 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Lions defeated the Bears 21-19. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lions Picking Up Fifth-Year Option Of Riley Reiff, Have Made Offer To Rob Sims

The Lions took Reiff in the first round of the 2012 draft. He played 16 games in 2012, 16 games in 2013 and 15 games in 2014.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - AUGUST 09: James Ihedigbo #32 of the Detroit Lions congratulates Corey Fuller #10 on the game-winning touchdown against the Cleveland Browns during a preseason game at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mayhew Says He Understands Ihedigbo Pursuing New Deal, Looks Forward To Talking With Him

Ihedigbo, a starter last year and a Pro Bowl alternate, will make a base salary of $1.1 million.

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

CHICAGO, IL- DECEMBER 20:  Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears is tackled by DeAndre Levy #54 of the Detroit Lions during the second half of the CBS Sports Classic on December 20, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The Wildcats defeated the  Bruins 83-42. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Lions Talking With Levy About Contract Extension

“We’ve had some dialogue with him,” Mayhew said. “I think it’s ongoing at this point.”

CBS Detroit–04/24/2015

DETROIT, MI - DECEMBER 07: James Ihedigbo #32 of the Detroit Lions intercepts a second quarter pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Ford Field on December 07, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Quin On Ihedigbo Missing Workouts, Seeking New Contract: ‘It Is What It Is’

“He’s got to make a decision for him and his family,” safety Glover Quin said. “It is what it is.”

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

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Looking At Newly Released Schedule, Glover Quin Envisions 7-1 Start For Lions

After the NFL released the 2015 schedule, Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin did just what many Detroit fans and media members did.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 17: Rodney Austin #74 of the Detroit Lions warms up prior to the start of the Lions game against the Baltimore Ravens  at M&T Bank Stadium on August 17, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rodney Austin’s Agent Pushing For Exoneration, Hopes Lions Will Bring Him Back

“What Martin [Mayhew] told Rodney directly, and to me, was, ‘Go get this fixed, and then we’ll take a look,’” agent Mark Magazu said.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015