This years first round pick and draft overall is even more important as Detroit comes off just their third playoff appearance since 1999.
Authorities say NFL prospect Shane Ray has been issued a misdemeanor citation after a trooper found a small amount of marijuana in the defensive end’s car.
“I think we have been, since 2011, more cautious in terms of our sources and the people that we’re talking to,” Mayhew said Friday.
The most important day of the NFL season begins on Thursday night in Chicago as the NFL Draft finally gets underway.
“I think that they really liked me,” Lockett said, “and I really had a great time with them.”
Humphries, who decided to leave Florida after his junior season, started 10 games for the Gators in 2014.
“Guy isn’t that big, but he has the heart of a lion,” Lions offensive tackle Cornelius Lucas said of his former teammate Tyler Lockett.
General manager Martin Mayhew disputes the notion the Lions have been relatively inactive in free agency.
Here in Detroit, there’s not many events that excite Lions fans more than the NFL Draft.
The Lions gave Gurley a physical when he visited Monday, according to the team website.