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ESPN, NFL Network Agree Not To Spoil Suspense Of Draft On Twitter

Because they do the on-location television coverage for the draft, the analysts who work for ESPN and NFL Network will know in advance who’s being taken in the 2013 NFL Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–04/23/2013

EUGENE, OR - SEPTEMBER 1: Dion Jordan #96 of the Oregon Ducks during warm ups against the Arkansas State Red Wolves on September 1, 2012 at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. Oregon won the game 57-34. (Photo by Craig Mitchelldyer/Getty Images)

Lions Can Address Glaring Need At 5th In NFL Draft

Martin Mayhew wasn’t giving away any hints.

97.1 The Ticket–04/23/2013

23 Nov 2001: Wide Receiver Herman Moore #84 of the Detroit Lions laughing while sitting on the bench during the game against the New England Patriots at the Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Patriots 34-9.Mandatory Credit: Tom Pidgeon /Allsport

NFL Divulges Draft’s Second And Third-Round Announcers

If you have a hankering to see some old friends announce their teams’ picks in the second and third rounds of the NFL Draft, you’re in luck.

97.1 The Ticket–04/18/2013

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: A detail of the video board and stage during the 2012 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 26, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Caputo: 3 Reasons The Lions Shouldn’t Select An Offensive Tackle With Their 1st Round NFL Draft Pick

So longtime left tackle Jeff Backus has retired.

97.1 The Ticket–03/29/2013

ATHENS, GA - NOVEMBER 17: Jarvis Jones #29 of the Georgia Bulldogs celebrates after the game against the Georgia Southern Eagles at Sanford Stadium on November 17, 2012 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Why Did The Internet Invent This?

If you like the draft, but don’t have time to spare — don’t click on the link.

97.1 The Ticket–03/15/2013

NEW YORK - APRIL 22:  Jahvid Best (R) from the California Golden Bears poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell as they hold up a Detroit Lions jersey after the Lions selected Best number 30 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Trade The Number Five Pick For A Veteran

The internet is thick with NFL Mock Drafts at the moment, and anyone with a passing interest might notice that 2013 is weak sauce.

97.1 The Ticket–03/12/2013

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 10: Taylor Lewan #77 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts after beating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 35-31 at Michigan Stadium on September 10, 2010 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Michigan OT Taylor Lewan Putting NFL Draft On Hold

Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan is putting millions of dollars on hold to chase a Big Ten championship.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2013

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 24: Denard Robinson #16 of the Michigan Wolverines breaks through the tackle attempts by Travis Howard #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes and Christian Bryant #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first half on his way to a 67-yard touchdown run at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2012 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Ex-NFL GM: Michigan’s Denard Robinson Could Be CB

Denard Robinson’s position is a secret for the final game of his college career.

97.1 The Ticket–12/25/2012

Three one-month-old lion cubs make their first public appearance at the Ramat Gan Zoo near Tel Aviv on February 21, 2010. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Which Is Better For The Lions: Win For Morale Or Lose For Draft Picks?

After an embarrassing loss to the Arizona Cardinals Sunday and closing week 15 with a record of 4 wins and 10 losses, which would be better long-term for the Detroit Lions: play to win or lose and improve the draft pick? How important is team morale?


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Lions Draft Is Concerning (And Not Because They Drafted WR)

Okay. I have cleaned up my apartment, and the pot has stopped boiling. I have wiped the spit off my screen.

97.1 The Ticket–05/02/2012