NFL Draft

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 ‘Never Done’ In Free Agency, But Mayhew Says Focus Is Shifting Toward Draft

General manager Martin Mayhew disputes the notion the Lions have been relatively inactive in free agency.

CBS Detroit–03/24/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08:  Eric Ebron of the North Carolina Tar Heels poses with a jersey after he was picked #10 overall by the Detroit Lions during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Detroit Lions Draft Day Hat [PHOTO]

Here in Detroit, there’s not many events that excite Lions fans more than the NFL Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–03/24/2015

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)

Lions Bring In Georgia Running Back Todd Gurley For Pre-Draft Visit

The Lions gave Gurley a physical when he visited Monday, according to the team website.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 11:  Devin Funchess #1 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates a 18-13 win over the Penn State Nittany Lions on October 11, 2014 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Devin Funchess Shows Off His Dunking Skills [VIDEO]

Former Michigan tight end and wide receiver Devin Funchess will be showing off his talents at the NFL combine in Indianapolis this week but took to Instagram to show off his dunking skills.

97.1 The Ticket–02/17/2015

TAMPA, FL - DECEMBER 28: Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans look ahead to next years season after a loss to the New Orleans Saints at Raymond James Stadium on December 28, 2014 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Cliff McBride/Getty Images)

Buccaneers Eye Better Days With No. 1 Pick

Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy stood near an entrance to Tampa Bay’s locker room talking about the end to another disappointing season.

97.1 The Ticket–12/31/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: Ezekiel Ansah of the BYU Cougars stands with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (L) and Pro Football Hall of Famer Barry Sanders (R) as they hold up a jersey on stage after Ansah was picked #5 overall by the Detroit Lions in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Goodell: 2015 NFL Draft To Be In LA Or Chicago

The NFL draft is leaving New York after 49 years.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2014

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Meet The New Guy: TJ Jones

A rookie wide receiver for the Detroit Lions, TJ Jones has plenty of company at the position. Starters Calvin Johnson and Golden Tate lead the group, and Jones will contend with a plethora of more experienced backups for a spot on the 53-man roster.

CBS Detroit–05/26/2014

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 29: Receiver Corey Fuller #83 of the Virginia Tech Hokies runs into the end zone with a go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter of their NCAA football game against the Cincinnati Bearcats at FedExField on September 29, 2012 in Landover, Maryland. Cincinnati would win the game, 27-24, on their next possession. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

New Lions Offense Means Fresh Start For Practice Squad WR Corey Fuller

Several factors could give Corey Fuller a chance to stand out and make the 2014 roster.

CBS Detroit–05/20/2014

MANHATTAN, KS - NOVEMBER 3: Offensive linesman Cornelius Lucas #78 of the Kansas State Wildcats blocks against the Oklahoma State Cowboys at Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium on November 3, 2012 in Manhattan, Kansas. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Cornelius Lucas Explains Why He Signed With Lions Over Five Or Six Other Teams

Lucas said he accepted Detroit’s offer about 15 minutes after the draft concluded.

CBS Detroit–05/19/2014

St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam addresses the media during a press conference at Rams Park on May 13, 2014 in Earth City, Missouri. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rams Risk Getting Smeared Should They Cut Michael Sam

Michael Sam’s magic moment has left America divided, making the masses uncomfortable for many reasons, though much of it has nothing to do with Michael Sam.

05/16/2014

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