Detroit Lions Have 16th Pick In 2016 NFL Draft; Three Names The Lions Could ConsiderWho do you want the Lions to select in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft?
Arkansas Tight End Henry Declares For NFL DraftAll-American tight end Hunter Henry says he is leaving Arkansas following his junior season and declaring for the NFL draft.
Is Calvin Johnson's Last Game As A Lion On The Horizon?The Detroit Lions picked up a big win on Monday night, but it may have done more harm than good. No team wants to purposely tank a season, but a high draft pick is what the Lions need, especially if some players end up leaving after this season.
Lions Sign Five Of Their Draft Picks, 12 Undrafted Rookie Free AgentsThe Lions have signed five players they drafted and signed 12 undrafted rookie free agents, eight of whom play offense.
Diggs Confident He Can Contribute For Lions: 'Don't Let The Speed Fool You'"Don't the speed fool you," Diggs said after Detroit drafted him in the sixth round. "Don't let the height fool you. I'm a competitor."
Lions Bolster Run Game With Abdullah, Youngest Of Nine Who Says He Was Inspired By Siblings"We all just wanted to compete with each other," Abdullah said. "It was inspirational when we saw someone else achieve something."
Mayhew Says Lions Hunted In Draft For Guys With 'Great Character And An Edge'Detroit compiled what appears to be another high-character class, and Mayhew explained why when he reviewed the draft Saturday.
Lions' 2015 Draft PicksThe Lions met needs by drafting two offensive linemen, a running back and a fullback, two cornerbacks and a defensive lineman.
Mayhew On Lions' 2015 Draft: 'The Need Frequently Matched Up With The Grades'"Obviously we feel good about all these players," Mayhew said. "But as we talked about before, these guys have to come in and perform now."
Lions Select Tackle Corey Robinson With Seventh-Round PickThe 6-foot-8, 344-pound Robinson started every game for the Gamecocks in 2014.
Burton Put On 20 Pounds In Preparation For Draft, Had Interest From Several Teams"A lot of teams were telling me they wanted to see me around like 245 to 250 range," Burton said. "Right now I'm around 248, 250."
Packers Draft Michigan LB Jake Ryan In 4th RoundThe 6-foot-2 3/8, 240-pound Ryan moved to middle linebacker in Michigan's 4-3 defense as a fifth-year senior last season.