Martin Mayhew

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 Do Not Expect To Be Active At Trade Deadline, Gives Insight On Season

Detroit Lions general manager Martin Mayhew held court on a number of topics Thursday in London.

CBS Detroit–10/23/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29:  Cordarrelle Patterson #84 of the Minnesota Vikings attempts to pull in a pass while Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions blocks it on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

GM Martin Mayhew Says Secondary Help On Lions’ Shopping List

Martin Mayhew declined to say whether the Lions would have handled the draft differently had they know Houston would not be an option.

CBS Detroit–07/29/2014

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions is flanked by General Manager Martin Mayhew, left, and President Tom Lewand, right, after being introduced during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Lions Promote Rob Lohman To Assistant Director Of Pro Personnel

Detroit Lions Executive Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Martin Mayhew announced today the promotion of Rob Lohman to assistant director of pro personnel.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2014

Detroit Lions president Matt Millen with quarterback Jon Kitna before a game between the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois on September 17, 2006.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Was The Lions 2014 Draft Millen-esque? [BLOG]

I hope I’m wrong, but the Lions’ offseason so far has been a disaster, and the time that’s past since the seventh round of the draft hasn’t salved that sinking feeling.

97.1 The Ticket–05/13/2014

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 21: Tight end Eric Ebron #85 of the North Carolina Tar Heels hauls in a first quarter touchdown during the game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field on September 21, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Mayhew Defends Choice Not To Take Defensive Player In First Round

In the end, the Lions simply trusted their research.

CBS Detroit–05/08/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 23: Former Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins runs the 40-yard dash during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 23, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Report: Lions Looking To Move Into Top 5 In Draft

Watkins, whom some believe could turn out to be the best player in this draft, would help tremendously.

CBS Detroit–05/06/2014

CHICAGO, IL - NOVEMBER 10: Brandon Marshall #15 of the Chicago Bears catches a  touchdown pass in front of Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter on November 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Mayhew Says 2014 May Be Make-Or-Break Year For Young Corners

“If you don’t have it in three years, you don’t have it,” Mayhew said. “This is a big year for those guys, I think.”

CBS Detroit–05/06/2014

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15:  Head coach Jim Caldwell of the Detroit Lions is flanked by General Manager Martin Mayhew, left, and President Tom Lewand, right, after being introduced during a news conference at Ford Field on January 15, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Mayhew Outlines How Lions Approach Draft, How Approach Has Changed

“Besides a punter and a long snapper, we’re open to taking just about any position,” Mayhew said.

CBS Detroit–05/05/2014

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)

Lions GM Martin Mayhew Refutes Reports Of Suh Being Shopped

Mayhew said there have been no conversations about trading Ndamukong Suh, save with one team that offered what Mayhew described as “a box of old tube socks.”

CBS Detroit–05/05/2014

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 On Suh Contract: ‘I Do Expect Something To Get Done’

Free agency begins March 11, and at the moment Suh evidently does not have an agent.

CBS Detroit–02/21/2014

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