Detroit Lions

AUSTIN, TX - NOVEMBER 16:  Quandre Diggs #6 of the Texas Longhorns pursues Charlie Moore #17 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys during a game at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium on November 16, 2013 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Lions Take Cornerback Quandre Diggs With Sixth-Round Pick

As a senior, Diggs logged 73 tackles, three interceptions and five pass breakups. In his four seasons for Texas, he started 49 games.

CBS Detroit–05/02/2015

PISCATAWAY, NJ - NOVEMBER 15: Forisse Hardin #4 of the Indiana Hoosiers attempts to tackle Michael Burton #46 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in the second quarter at High Point Solutions Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Piscataway, New Jersey.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Lions Select Rutgers Fullback Michael Burton With Fifth-Round Pick

The 6-foot-, 230-pound Burton played in all 13 games for Rutgers as a fifth-year senior in 2014.

CBS Detroit–05/02/2015

AUBURN, AL - OCTOBER 26:  Quarterback Jaquez Johnson #12 of the Florida Atlantic Owls prepares to throw a pass before being hit by defensive lineman Gabe Wright #90 of the Auburn Tigers on October 26, 2013 at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama. Auburn defeated Florida Atlantic 45-10.  (Photo by Michael Chang/Getty Images)

Senior Season ‘Piece Of Humble Pie’ For New Lions DT Gabe Wright

Wright attributed part of his struggles to late notice from Auburn about what his role on the team would be.

CBS Detroit–05/02/2015

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 06:  Defensive lineman Gabe Wright #90 of the Auburn Tigers is held as he rushes quarterback Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles during the 2014 Vizio BCS National Championship Game at the Rose Bowl on January 6, 2014 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lions Trade Into Fourth, Select Auburn DT Gabe Wright

To move into the fourth round, the Lions traded their 2016 third-round pick to the Philadelphia Eagles.

CBS Detroit–05/02/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - SEPTEMBER 16: The Detroit Lions helmet on the field before their game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park on September 16, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lions May Try To Add DL Help On Draft’s Final Day

The Lions have one pick each in the fifth, sixth and seventh rounds.

97.1 The Ticket–05/02/2015

TEMPE, AZ - OCTOBER 18:  Wide receiver Jaelen Strong #21 of the Arizona State Sun Devils runs with the football after a reception against cornerback Alex Carter #25 of the Stanford Cardinal during the fourth quarter of the college football game at Sun Devil Stadium on October 18, 2014 in Tempe, Arizona.  The Sun Devils defeated the Cardinal 26-10. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

For New Lion Alex Carter, Previous Connections To Team Include Mayhew, Mathis, Sanders

Even before the Lions selected him with the 80th overall pick in the draft, cornerback Alex Carter had some connections to the team.

CBS Detroit–05/02/2015

PALO ALTO, CA - NOVEMBER 07:  Running back Byron Marshall #9 of the Oregon Ducks runs the ball in the first half against cornerback Alex Carter #25 of the Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium on November 7, 2013 in Palo Alto, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lions Trade Up In Third Round, Select Cornerback Alex Carter

Carter started 12 games as a junior and recorded 41 tackles, defended 10 passes, intercepted a pass and forced a fumble.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

EAST LANSING, MI - NOVEMBER 03: Kurtis Drummond #27 of the Michigan State Spartans tackles Ameer Abdullah #8 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers during fourth quarter action at Spartan Stadium Stadium on November 3, 2012 in East Lansing, Michigan. Nebraska won the game 28-24. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With First Two Picks, Lions Make Clear Their Intention Of Improving Run Game

With their first three moves of the NFL draft, the Detroit Lions backed up their talk about plans to improve their run game.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 30: Laken Tomlinson of the Duke Blue Devils holds up a jersey after being picked #28 overall by the Detroit Lions during the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on April 30, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

New Lion Laken Tomlinson Looks Back On Long Road From Jamaica To Detroit

Tomlinson moved to the U.S. from Jamaica when he was 11, after growing up in a crowded home on the Caribbean island.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 09: Ameer Abdullah #8 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers looks to make a move on Courtney Avery #11 of the Michigan Wolverines in the first quarter at Michigan Stadium on November 9, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Lions Select Nebraska Running Back Ameer Abdullah With Second-Round Pick

Abdullah rushed for 1,611 yards and 19 touchdowns on 264 attempts as a senior.

CBS Detroit–05/01/2015

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