2013 Draft

CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 13:  Tight end Joseph Fauria #80 of the Detroit Lions celebrates after scoring a touchdown with tackle Corey Hilliard #78 against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Stoney: Lions 2013 Draft Was Awesome

The word excellence is usually not used when describing the draft acumen of the Detroit Lions.

97.1 The Ticket–11/14/2013

Sam Martin - drafted by the Detroit Lions in the 5th round. (Credit Sam Martin)

Lions Pick Appalachian State Punter Sam Martin

The Detroit Lions used their second pick of the final day of the NFL draft to select Appalachian State’s Sam Martin.

97.1 The Ticket–04/27/2013

Darius Slay #9 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs breaks up a pass intended for Kadron Boone #86 of the LSU Tigers at Tiger Stadium on November 10, 2012 in Baton Rouge. (Getty Images/Chris Graythen).

Slay Gets A Chance To Compete With Lions

The Georgia native, who’ll wear No. 30 for the Lions, started his collegiate career at Itawamba (Miss.) Community College, became a starter halfway through his first season at Mississippi State and started all 13 games of his senior season.

97.1 The Ticket–04/27/2013

Joker Phillips the head coach of the Kentucky Wildcats is carried off of the field by Matt Smith #69 and Larry Warford #67 after the game against the Samford Bulldogs in 2012 photo. (Getty Images/Andy Lyons)

Lions Draft Kentucky OG Larry Warford In 3rd Round

The Detroit Lions have taken Larry Warford in the third round of the NFL draft.

97.1 The Ticket–04/26/2013